ALL AGE SERVICES on the FESTIVAL OF Ss PETER & PAUL Both Churches in the Parish will be celebrating this great day by exploring the stories of Ss Peter & Paul and how that connects to our own stories today. The 10am Services will be All-Age Services with a Parade of Guides and Brownies at the Parish Church and music sung by the Parish Girl's Choir. Come along at 10am, bring the whole family, invite a friend, and enjoy a great time of worship, testimony, and a celebration of the Eucharist.
** CONGRATULATIONS ALL ** It was great to welcome Aleta, (reluctant in the photo!), Edward, Sarah, Alex, and Cherie, Claudette, and Sylvia as confirmands and newly received into the Church of England. Please pray for them and for Ayesha and Bisrat who were not well enough to join them on the night.
It is with joy that I can announce that we have been awarded £250K pounds by the Heritage Lottery Fund for the first of two phases of £600K essential repairs to Ss Peter & Paul's, redecoration, and activities celebrating the Parish's built heritage- all culminating in the 175th Anniversary of the opening of Ss Peter & Paul's as the parish church. In time, building works and associated activity programmes will be planned and commence and there is some money to raise ourselves, for which bids will be prepared immediately, but for now we thank
VAUGHN- WILLIAMS': A SEA SYMPHONY South West Essex Choir Concert Forest Philharmonic Orchestra, SWEC, James Sherlock Conducting SATURDAY 1st JULY 2017 7.30PM ALL DETAILS HERE
THIS SUNDAY IS TRINITY SUNDAY- The First Sunday in Ordinary Time Services at St Peter & Paul's: 8am HOLY COMMUNION: the Rev'd Susan Sayers TSSF, Associate Priest preaching 10am SUNG EUCHARIST with Creche and Sunday Club: the Dean of Chelmsford, the V.Rev'd Nicholas Henshall TSSF preaching. 12pm HOLY BAPTISM with the Rev'd Prof Maxwell Hutchinson 6.30pm FESTAL EVENSONG: the Rector, the Rev'd Andy Trenier preaching Services at All Saints: 10am EUCHARIST and Sunday Club: the Rev'd Susan Sayers TSSF, Associate Priest preaching MUSIC FOR THE DAY CAN BE FOUND HERE “Faith by its
Come along and welcome (Fr) Lee Taylor, new full time Assistant Curate for the Parish. Lee was born in Wales moving to Basildon with his family at 3 growing up there and in Wickford. Lee’s previous career was in Local Government, working in libraries, and supporting councillors and leadership teams. These roles were great for working with people and gaining leadership and management skills. He grew up in the Pentecostal tradition and did his initial theological and ministerial training there, gaining a BA and MA. He started attending St John the