CHRISTINGLE SERVICE THIS SUNDAY 4th Dec 4pm at the Parish Church Christingle is a celebratory event which takes place every year in the run up to Christmas. Now in its 48th year, this vibrant event is hugely popular for churches and schools, raising millions to help us change the lives of disadvantaged children....and all it takes is an orange...! ALL WELCOME// REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED// ALL WELCOME
Chingford Parish Church Choirs, The Chingford Singers and Chingford Sinfonia present the 34th annual GRAND CHRISTMAS CONCERT on Saturday December 17th 7.30pm Tickets: £16.50 (concessions £14.50). Available at the door but advance booking recommended: phone 020 8529 6092. Gallery and forward rows already sold out.
Why not start off the new church year by coming to hear the girls and men of Chingford Parish Church sing at theAdvent Carol Service? It is the start of the Christian year and the countdown to Christmas. In addition to the normal services we also welcome The Rev'd Susan Sayers Hill SSF as a new Associate Priest and her licencing will be at the ADVENT CAROL SERVICE. All are welcome to this wonderful, dramatic service of darkness, light and the promise of new life at the Parish Church of Ss
This week it is Advent Sunday, the start of the Christian year and the countdown to Christmas. In addition to the normal services we also welcome The Rev'd Susan Sayers Hill SSF as a new Associate Priest and her licencing will be at the ADVENT CAROL SERVICE. All are welcome to this wonderful, dramatic service of darkness, light and the promise of new life at the Parish Church of Ss Peter & Paul, Chingford at 6.30pm.
Operation Christmas Child 105 shoeboxes were collected by Sunday Club at the Old Church this year, an amazing number, and far outdoing the 75 we collected last year at our first attempt. The boxes are distributed by the Christian charity Samaritans Purse, to children in need throughout the world. Well done to all those who packed a box, donated things, or money, or helped in any way. Your generosity will make a child very happy this Christmas. Click http://https://youtu.be/2QqNhmCNnjM to watch a video and find out how. Many thanks to you all- we
**TWO NEW YOUTH GROUPS!** An initial six week Church Youth Club for years 5-7 will continue this Wednesday at St Peter and St Paul’s, 3.30-5.00pm. No cost, drop in when you can. Contact Fr Andy or Luke Lowrie for more info (see details below) A group for years 8-13 who ‘want to make a difference’ is now taking place at Costa on Mondays 6-7.30pm,. Campaigning/ Fundraising/ Having Fun/ Changing the World. Run with the URC and Red Balloon Family- contact Luke Lowrie email@example.com for more info. @chelmsdio @CEYCnews @redballoonfam @urcmedia
We are looking for another 6 boys aged 7+ who'd love to have the opportunity to sing glorious music in Chingford and in world-class cathedrals nationally and internationally. The boys sang in Ely cathedral (and had great fun in breaks) for a week in August whilst their own choir were on holiday. We are all off to sing in Paris next year (including Notre Dame). The choir offers wonderful opportunities to the boys: we've just finished a new Christmas CD and they are recording a TV programme about the history of
The Choir here at Chingford resumed singing at services last weekend after a really excellent week at Ely cathedral with good feedback and then a well deserved break for summer. The senior girls and men also sang a couple of Evensongs at Westminster Abbey (and we've been invited back).
A number of active local leaders from our schools and churches gathered to begin the process of relaunching a Citizens UK Chapter in Waltham Forest. Our Parish is on the organising team and will be at the front of the queue when it comes to joining up. Here Bishop Peter tells the story of the founding of Nottingham Citizens at George Moneaux College, where students have been running a listening campaign in the lead up to the re-launch.