St Luke’s tide

ST LUKE THE EVANGELIST- THIS SUNDAY   This Sunday the Parish celebrates the life and ministry of St Luke, Doctor, Painter, Author of a quarter of the New Testament. There will be Festal Eucharists with Anointing of Holy Oil for Healing, Sunday Clubs and Creche at 10am:                  At All Saints (the Old Church) the Parish Community Choir, Purple Praise, will be singing.                At the Ss Peter & Paul (the Parish Church) the Parish and Girls’ Choirs will sing.  The Music may be found HERE At 6.30pm there will be a short meditative service with silence, songs, and reflections on Healing led by Fr Lee.     THIS WEEK’S WEEKLY SHEET CAN BE FOUND HERE  

Harvest Festival

HARVEST FESTIVAL This Sunday is the Parish Harvest Festival.  ALL AGE Services at 10am at All Saints and Ss Peter & Paul Festal Evensong at 6.30pm at Ss Peter & Paul Do come to one of the services and say 'THANKS TO GOD'!   There will be food collections for the E4 Eat or Heat Foodbank . Our money offering will go wholly to two families in the congregation directly affected by the earthquake and hurricanes in the Caribbean and Mexico.  please be generous and bring some extra cash for our brothers

FEAST OF ST MATTHEW

The Feast of St. Matthew THIS SUNDAY      8am Holy Communion: the Rev'd Andy Trenier, Rector 10am Eucharist at All Saints: the Rev'd Tina Rollings, Hon Asst Priest  with Sunday Club 10am Sung Eucharist:  the Rev'd Vanessa Conant, Rector of Walthamstow            Byrd Mass for Five Voices            Holy is the true light – Harris            Prelude in F minor – J. S. Bach  with Cherubs Creche and Sunday Club 12 pm Holy Baptism 12pm Youth Club: at the Rectory 6.30pm

Celebrating with the Blessed Virgin Mary

THIS SUNDAY we celebrate the Feast of The Blessed Virgin Mary We see so little, stayed on surfaces, We calculate the outsides of all things, Preoccupied with our own purposes We miss the shimmer of the angels’ wings, They coruscate around us in their joy A swirl of wheels and eyes and wings unfurled, They guard the good we purpose to destroy, A hidden blaze of glory in God’s world. But on this day a young girl stopped to see With open eyes and heart. She heard the voice; The promise

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TRANSFIGURATION

THE FEAST OF THE    This Sunday is the Feast of the Transfiguration.  There are morning services at 8am (Fr Andy) and 10am (Katherine Ward) at Ss Peter & Paul (the Parish Church) and 10am (Mth Sarah) at All Saints (the Old Church). At 6.30 there is the second of a series of three Summer Meditations- a 40 minute service of music, silence, prayer, and reflection.

PATRONAL FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND

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.    

SERVICES THIS WEEKEND & BEYOND

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

MOTHERING SUNDAY

The Feast of the Annunciation Mothering Sunday This Sunday the parish marks the Feast of the Annunciation of the Angel Gabriel to Mary, Mother of God, where we celebrate the announcement to Mary that she would be the God Bearer and Mother of Jesus.  Of course, it was a singular event but it does remind us that God often- indeed normally- chooses the most earthly mundane things to announce His presence to us and the most normal of people in which become present to us.   We might remember that He even

First Sunday in Lent

First Sunday in Lent 8am Book of Common Prayer Holy Communion at Ss Peter & Paul 10 am All Age Eucharists at both churches 6pm Choral Evensong-  Preacher Rev'd Dave Simms from South Chingford Congregational Church, at Ss Peter & Paul ALL ARE WELCOME   CLICK HERE FOR THE WEEKLY SHEET & HERE FOR THE MUSIC  LIST   AND DON'T FORGET  CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE'S FIRST COMMUNION PREP BEGINS THIS WEEK: DETAILS HERE  

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Quinquagesima

QUINQUAGESIMA YC Club, Chingford Cherubs and all other groups are  back from half term.   Do come along and check out this week's weekly sheet for more info on what is happening in the Parish THIS WEEK....  AND NEXT. This Sunday is Quinquagesima (fifty days before Easter).  It marks the final Sunday before the great season of Lent begins and in the readings about the Transfiguration  we get a foretaste of what is to come: the end or goal of Lent.   The readings can be found here. Now is the time to