VACANCY

  VACANCY   The incumbency of the parish is currently in vacancy, our previous incumbent Fr Andy Trenier having been appointed to Winchester Cathedral to be Canon Precentor and Sacrist.   Please contact the Churchwardens for information on the appointment process for a new Rector of Chingford.         Lord Jesus, you have chosen your priests from among us and sent them out to proclaim your word and to act in your name. For so great a gift to your Church, we give you praise and thanksgiving. We ask

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Annual Church Meeting 27th April 10am

Annual Parochial Church Council Meetings  9.45am for 10am Start in the Parish Church of St Peter & St Paul, Chingford  HERE is the Agenda HERE are the accounts and official report  HERE is the PCC's main report to the APCM   ALL ARE WELCOME TO GET ON THE ELECTORAL ROLL AND COME JUST EMAIL THE PARISH ADMINISTRATOR FOR A FORM OR FIND ONE AT THE BACK OF CHURCH ALONG WITH NOMINATION PAPERS FOR THE THREE PCC POSTS AND  ONE DEANERY SYNOD POST  

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ANNUAL CHOIR BAZAAR

YOU ARE INVITED TO THE ANNUAL CHOIR BAZAAR! Saturday March 30th 10:00am-12:30pm     Cakes, Mother’s Day gifts, books, bottle and sweet tombolas, games and toys! Can you help? Unclutter your house! Discard unwanted gifts! (If storage is a problem let us know, we could help). Could you help with a stall? Or bake a cake? Contact Sue Cowhig 020 8502 0949

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CALLING ALL FUTURE CHORISTERS

  +++  CALLING ALL FUTURE CHORISTERS   +++     We invite boys aged 7 andover, who enjoy singing, to consider joining our excellent and famous choir. Membership costs nothing and offers tremendous educational opportunities helping with senior school and university entrance. In fact- we pay you for singing rewarding the seriousness of commitment to the choir. WATCH A SHORT VIDEO ABOUT CHOIR LIFE HERE Due in large part to our excellent reputation, we make radio and TV programmes, make professional recordings and make regular visits to national and international cathedrals.   Choristers are often

ORGAN SCHOLARSHIP 2019

FRIENDS OF CHINGFORD PARISH MUSIC ORGAN SCHOLARSHIP 2019/20   We are looking for an undergraduate or post-graduate organist able to assist the Director of Music, Michael Emerson FRCO, by accompanying the choirs of Chingford Parish Church in Sunday morning or evening choral services and by directing the Choir. At Chingford there is a Boys’ Choir, Girls’ Choir, Men’s Choir and the Chingford Singers (a choir of Sopranos and Altos). The men sing with all of the choirs on different occasions. Also, on one or two occasions each year a Chamber Choir

Alpha Course 2018

GET BOOKED ON NOW- ALPHA COURSE TUESDAYS SEPT 18th- NOV 27th  7PM START (AT Ss Peter & Paul, the Parish Church) ALL WELCOME TO COME ALONG ANY WEEK What is Alpha? Encounter Alpha takes people on a journey often leading to a personal encounter with Jesus Christ. It enables people to ask their questions, share ideas, build friendships and experience the love of God through the power of the Holy Spirit. Everyone Alpha is for everyone; all backgrounds, all contexts, all ages. Alpha is particularly attracting many young people who are

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Autumn 2018 in Chingford

WELCOME BACK TO A NEW TERM AT CHINGFORD PARISH After a long restful summer we begin a new term together with a full Autumn schedule of services from this Sunday 9th September and a Parish Bring and Share Lunch at The Rectory (E4 &ER) at 12pm.  All are most welcome, especially if you are new in the parish in recent months.     HERE IS A FULLER SCHEDULE OF SPECIAL EVENTS THIS AUTUMN  9th September Welcome Back Sunday 8 am             Early Eucharist 10 am     

A WEEKEND FESTIVAL OF MUSIC

CHINGFORD PARISH CHURCH CHOIR WEEKEND FESTIVAL OF MUSIC on the 40th Anniversary of Mr Mike Emmerson FRCO as Director of Music at The Parish Church of Ss Peter & Paul   Saturday June 23rd 3.30pm: CONCERT by the Chingford Singers and Men of the Parish Church Choir Brahms ‘Liebeslieder’ and other choral music by Bruckner, Handel (‘Zadok the Priest’), Haydn and Stanford ADMISSION FREE – voluntary donations to music funds Directed by Michael Emerson with John Rippin and Jonathan Marten, organ & piano   5.00pm: CHORAL EVENSONG sung by the Chamber

New Partnership Launch

A New Chapter Begins You are invited to Chingford Parish Church for this special Evensong and Commissioning of a new Mission and Ministry Unit comprising the Parishes of Walthamstow, Chingford Ss Peter & Paul with all Saints, and Leytonstone Ss Katherine and Paul Leytonstone, (Cornerstone). The Bishop of Barking  Rt Rev’d Peter Hill will be preaching and  the Archdeacon of West Ham, the Ven Elwin Cockett and the area Dean, the Rev'd Canon Christine Rablen will also be part of the commissioning. Chingford Parish Church 6.30 PM .   There will be a

Celebrating 175 Years of Chingford Parish Church

In 2019 the Parish Church is 175 years young   To celebrate our heritage we will be organising a range of  activities and embarking on the largest renovation and redecoration that we have ever seen.  The first phase, which is now complete has seen £330,000 of surveying, roof and stone repairs, minor re-ordering and a total paint-removal.  To celebrate our birthday we have been awarded £250K pounds by the Heritage Lottery Fund  (www.hlf.org.uk) for the first of the  phases of works and to fund activities celebrating the Parish's built heritage.  And we

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