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ADVENT SUNDAY

#followthestar On 2nd December it is Advent Sunday, the start of the Christian year and the countdown to Christmas. In addition to the normal services we also be holding our annual Christingle Service at 4pm.  Click here and will 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

Celebrating with the Blessed Virgin Mary

THIS SUNDAY we celebrate the Feast of The Blessed Virgin Mary with Services at 10am at both churches 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

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MOTHERING SUNDAY

THIS SUNDAY Mothering Sunday This Sunday the parish takes a break from Lent and some refreshment for Mothering Sunday, remembering family life, and that God is mother as well as father to us all.  We celebrate that tender gathering love that we all can share with one another.  All are welcome and flowers will be distributed to Mums and other women in the congregations.   The principle services are a Parade Service at All Saints and a Sung Eucharist at Ss Peter and Paul at which Fr Lee Taylor will preach.  Both begin at

Epiphany Season 2018

HAPPY NEW YEAR Welcome back to Church during Epiphany Season During Epiphany the Church continues the journey from Christmas towards Easter.  It begins with Epiphany- the visitation of the Magi continuing through the Baptism of Christ, remembering the Wedding at Cana, and the calling of the disciples along the way.   This Sunday there is an All Age Eucharist at both churches with Archdeacon of West Ham leading worship at All Saints and First Communions being received at both churches. Festal Evensong is on again at 6.30 at the Parish Church.     For

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

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

SECOND SUNDAY OF LENT

SECOND SUNDAY OF LENT "For God so Loved the World...."   8am Book of Common Prayer Holy Communion at Ss Peter & Paul 10 am Main Eucharists at both churches 6pm Choral Evensong-  Preacher Rev’d Dr Sara Batts, Curate at St Edmund's, Chingford, at Ss Peter & Paul ALL ARE WELCOME   CHECK OUT ALL THE WEEK'S NEWS HERE: Weekly Sheet 2017.03.12 And the prayer list, readings and more HERE AND CHECK HERE FOR THE MUSIC  LIST   AND DON’T FORGET  CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE’S FIRST COMMUNION PREP CONTINUES THIS WEEK AT THE RECTORY

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

Advent 3- Gaudate Sunday

GAUDATE!- THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT  There are Eucharist's at both churches at 10am 6.30 PM Choral Evensong by Candlelight.  Click HERE for the music. ALL WELCOME