ASCENTIONTIDE SERVICES THURSDAY 25th MAY Parish Eucharists at 10am and 8pm at Ss Peter & Paul Mthr Susan Sayers TSSF will preach
The Living Wage Foundation is pleased to announce that Chingford Parish has today accredited as a Living Wage employer. From June 1st the Living Wage commitment will see everyone working for the Parish regardless of whether they are direct employees or third-party contracted staff; receive a minimum hourly wage of £9.75-significantly higher than the statutory minimum for over 25s of £7.50 per hour introduced in April 2017. The real Living Wage is an hourly rate set independently and updated annually. The Living Wage is calculated according to the real costs of living.
BACH TO BABY AT CHINGFORD Double Trouble Friday 9 June 10.30am Flying Fingers Featuring Dominic John, piano & Christopher Cromar, piano Double the trouble, double the fun! Is it a dashing duel or a harmonious duet? Decide for yourself as we present curious cellos, garrulous guitars, free-spirited flutes and four happy hands on one piano. Doors open at 10.00am. Concert lasts for about an hour. Essex flexi-tickets and gift cards are valid for this concert www.bachtobaby.com/chingford
Meet (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 Baptist, Danbury in
"Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us." Martin Luther THIS SUMMER PROMISES MORE WONDERFUL MUSIC AT THE PARISH OF CHINGFORD CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT MORE! And if you would like to join one of our fabulous choirs- why not take a look at our MUSIC PAGES or watch our VIDEO STOP PRESS: PURPLE PRAISE CONCERT on SATURDAY 24th JUNE- Contact Jan Hawkins for tickets
Choir Tour to Paris This Weekend eighty-four singers from the parish choirs are travelling to Paris to sing in Notre Dame cathedral, St. Sulpice, and La Madeleine. It promises to be a memorable trip. Please speak to Mike Emerson for more information.
LEADING | LISTENING | ORGANISING | GROWING A FREE TRAINING EVENING FOR ALL WHO LEAD OTHERS ACROSS THE PARISH Want to find new leaders, surface new ideas, develop curiosity, build commitment? Get community organising! 73 people turned up and our parish committed to 110 1 2 1 conversations and house meetings before meeting again in late June WANT TO JOIN IN? EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org @andytrenier
Annual Parochial Church Council Meetings 9.30 Eucharist 10am Start at All Saints, Chingford (The Old Church) HERE is the Agenda HERE are the minutes of last year's meeting HERE are the accounts and official report (DRAFT- final version will appear later this week) HERE is the PCC's main report to the APCM HERE is a report of Deanery business in the last year HERE is a copy of the PCC's proposed amendments to the Parish Scheme ALL ARE WELCOME TO GET ON THE ELECTORAL ROLL AND COME JUST EMAIL THE
HOLY WEEK & EASTER SERVICES & EVENTS in CHINGFORD PARISH AS WE ENTER HOLY WEEK THERE IS LOTS ON ACROSS THE PARISH TO HELP YOUR JOURNEY: WONDERFUL MUSIC, PRAYERFUL SPACE, DEEP LITURGIES, FAMILY ACTIVITIES, TIME FOR YOU & GOD. CLICK HERE TO PLAN YOUR JOURNEY AND CLICK HERE TO SEE THE MUSIC LIST FOR HOLY WEEK 2017 AS PART OF OUR PLEDGE TO PRAY THROUGHOUT LENT & EASTER FOR MISSION & EVANGELISM IN THE PARISH WE ARE INVITING YOU TO JOIN IN WITH THE PARISH CYCLE OF DAILY PRAYER- EITHER IN PERSON- OR