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Annual Parochial Church Meeting

Annual Parochial Church Meeting

St Mary’s Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) will take place on Tuesday 18th May at 8pm in Church The report that will be discussed at this meeting can be downloaded using the following link:...

St Mary’s  – Back in Church

St Mary’s – Back in Church

As lockdown restrictions have eased we are now holding regular Sunday services in Church whilst still respecting Covid Secure requirements

St Mary’s in 2021 Lockdown – February update

St Mary’s in 2021 Lockdown – February update

The PCC have again reviewed the situation with regards to ‘in church services’ and the closure of the physical building of St Mary’s Church has been extended for another month in line with Essex Health Department and Church of England recommendations. But we’re not closed! Lots happening on line, read on to find out more.

Christmas at St Mary’s

Christmas at St Mary’s

Although we can’t hold Christmas services in our traditional way we will still be able to welcome visitors at this special time of the year. Like everyone in 2020 we have adapted and hope to see you over the Christmas period.

Sunday Services in Lockdown Mk II

Sunday Services in Lockdown Mk II

Sunday services will be non-eucharist Family Services at the current time.  You'll be able to follow it on Facebook and you can download the Order of Service via the following link:...

Update to Services & Hall Use

Update to Services & Hall Use

We’re back in Church operating within social distancing and other Covid 19 requirements and have made some changes to our Services as a result.

Easter 2020

Easter 2020

With St Mary’s closed, we’d recommend a trip to the Diocesan website to their Holy Week at Home Resources. https://www.chelmsford.anglican.org/holyweekathome.

Covid-19 Changes at St Mary’s

Covid-19 Changes at St Mary’s

With the suspension of all Church Services, St. Mary’s is working creatively to stream services to you via Facebook Live and YouTube.

Lent 2020

Lent 2020

We are now in the season of Lent and are holding a Lent Course each week,   on a Thursday morning at 11.45 am in the Church hall, after the coffee morning and another group at 7pm on Wednesday evening.  We'll be studying the Beatitudes.  Contact us to find out more.

Churchyard Tidy

Churchyard Tidy

The success of our Churchyard Working Parties continues to grow.  It takes place on the  second Saturday of every month to tidy up St Mary's Churchyard.  All welcome, please bring your own tools - starts at 2pm.  Next one on 14th March and so on.  We usually finish...

Harvest Barn Dance

Harvest Barn Dance

Dust off your dancing shoes, St. Mary’s is holding a Barn Dance in aid of Send a Cow to mark Harvest Festival. Saturday 5th October

Help St Mary’s At Easyfundraising.org

Do you shop online? Here's a simple way you can help support St Mary's - and it doesn't cost you a penny! We’ve registered with easyfundraising and we need your help! easyfundraising is a great website where you can help St Mary the Virgin Church North...

A Message from our New Minister

A Letter from Rev’d David PierceDavid, a servant and shepherd of Jesus Christ, by the will of God, to the church of St. Mary the Virgin North Shoebury. Grace to you, and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.This may seem a strange way to...