The Lantern Church, Merley | Registered Charity Number: 1137810

Chichester Walk, Merley, Wimborne, BH21 1SN

The Lantern Church is part of the Canford Magna Team Ministry here in the Diocese of Salisbury alongside:

Canford Magna Parish Church & St Barnabas Bearwood

men at the Lantern


It's great for us blokes to meet together and encourage one another to live for Christ and not be ashamed to stand up for what we believe! We have a range of men's events for us to get together and also invite our mates to - whatever stage in their spiritual journey. 

The easiest way to find out what is going on with Men's Ministry and to also find out how you can get involved is through getting in contact with our office at 


SATURDADS is a monthly fun morning normally on the first Saturday of every month (except August) from 10am to 11.30am in the Church. It's a chance for dads and grandads to bring their kids aged up to 7 for a relaxing time of activities. Find out more about Saturdads here:

Men's Prayer Breakfast

Saturday 25th January

9 - 11am, at The Lantern Church

Suggested Donation £7 per person, payable on door

An opportunity for fellowship and encouragement together with a full English Breakfast. Guest speaker Steven Reed coming to share on 'Military, Money & Ministry'.

For more info or to book please click the button below.

The Gathering 2020

This is a Men's Weekend, taking place 26 - 28 June 2020, in a field near Swindon. Includes: Live comedy, cool cars, 5-a-side tournament, bar, live music, walking, football, inflatables, axe throwing, Bible teaching, worship, life stories, powerful gospel ministry, bonfires

and loads more...