We extend a warm and sincere welcome to all visitors to our church.

It is our mission, to serve and proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ in the communities where we live; to promote peace and to encourage a spirit of common commitment to the needs of our society and world.



Where to find us..

Hassocks URC is located in the centre of Hassocks, next to Hassocks Infant School, a few miles from Brighton.  


The address is: 23 Keymer Road, Hassocks, West Sussex BN6 8AB.


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Worship and Fellowship

Family Worship
Sunday 10.30 am
Followed by refreshments. Crèche available.

Midweek Service
Thursday 10.30 a.m.
Followed by refreshments at 11 am

Holy Communion
1st  Sunday and 3rd Thursday of the month

Open Church – For private prayer and reflection
Thursday 11.00am to 12.00 Midday
4th Saturday of the month 10am – 11am


Our doors are open to all who love or seek to know Jesus Christ. Centrally situated in Hassocks, our premises are extensively used by Christian and Community groups.


Young People

Baby Station
Friday 10.00am to 12.00 Midday
For babies 0-18 months and their carers
See Facebook page here


Wednesday 9.30 am – 11.30 am
For parents, carers and their children aged 0-2 ½


Squirrels Pre-School
Monday to Friday 9.30 am - 12 noon term time


5.30 pm – 6.50 pm - DECKHANDS (Reception to Year 2)
Including Worship at 6.30 pm
6.30 pm – 8.00 pm – ADVENTURERS (Years 3 to 6)
7.30 pm – 9.30pm Voyagers and Navigators (Year 7+)





Breakfast Club
Every 1st, 3rd and 5th  Sunday, except August
[Young people meet at 9.30 am for breakfast at Powell House,
next door to the church]


Lunch Club
Last Tuesday of the month 12 noon.


Coffee Morning
Some Saturdays .
In aid of church and charitable organizations.


4th Saturday of the month, 10 am – 12 Midday


We actively share in ecumenical events through the work of churches together in Hassocks



The Reverend Jim Thorneycroft

Please contact the  Reverend Jim Thornycroft for enquiries relating to Weddings, Funerals, Adult Baptisms Etc. Telephone 01273844923 or email jimthornbth@aol.com

Families and Children's Work Minister: The Reverend Darryl Sinclair.

Please contact for Child Baptisms, or Dedications and Young Peoples Meetings Etc
Telephone 01273 841325 or email




     Midweek Activities


Monday Afternoon Meeting 2.30pm - 3.30pm
Starts with tea and coffee followed by a Bible Study one week and an informal social meeting the following week.


Wednesday Prayer Meeting
7.45am - 8.15am


An Undenominational Group - Wednesday 8.00pm to 9.00pm
Praise God in word and song, receive prayer for healing, share testimonies, and invite the Holy Spirit to lead us in power.