YOU ARE INVITED TO A SERVICE TO MARK INTERNATIONAL BABY LOSS AWARENESS WEEK ON SUNDAY 14TH 3PM at St Peter & St Paul's, Chingford https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/wave-of-light-a-service-marking-baby-loss-awareness-week-tickets-49883697482 THE LOSS OF A CHILD is one of those things not understood by most your life, which seemed so free and easy, now stops being able to coast. Each day, each hour, each minute, each second pass by so very slow and the pain and hurt and trauma you feel, just seems unable to go. You had looked at the new horizon, so full
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
Gloucester 2018 Our choirs begin another much anticipated tour this week, singing the services in the Cathedral for a week. No fewer than six different combinations of voices will on different occasions, climaxing with the full complement of boys, girls and men together in the final evensong on Sunday. Otherwise evensongs, plus Eucharists and a wedding on the Saturday, mainly alternate girls and men, and boys and men (who also will sing Compline at Cirencester on Thursday Evening). If you are in the area do please drop by and support us.
Helen Rollason Cancer Charity Carol Service On Tuesday 28th November the Parish welcomes back Pam Rhodes and friends from the Helen Rollason Cancer Charity for another bumper annual Christmas Carol Service t. Make sure to look out for more Christmas events on the Christmas Events Pages on our website.
#Godwithus On 3rd December it is Advent Sunday, the start of the Christian year and the countdown to Christmas. In addition to the normal services we also welcome in the New Year the wonderful 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. FIND OUT ABOUT ALL OUR ADVENT & CHRISTMAS SERVICES & EVENTS HERE
** 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.
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
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.
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