St Mary’s is celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with a Strawberry Afternoon Tea party on Sunday 5th June.
Easter will soon be upon us and here at St Mary’s we’ve lots of events planned which we’d love you to join
Our annual church meeting to review the activities of 2021 will take place on Sunday 3rd April.
Show off your baking skills at St Mary’s Easter Bake Challenge which takes place on 14th April 2022. There will be three categories, Easter Cake, Easter Sponge and Easter Cupcakes and prizes will be awarded for the best in each category.
We’ve added some new photos of the Church decorated for Christmas 2021 to our Gallery page
Time to look forward and plan for our future growth. Check out the details in the January magazine, p6, online now.
Christmas Hamper Raffle for Send a Cow
Send a Cow is the charity we’ve chosen at St Mary’s to support this autumn in addition to our ongoing support for local charity Harp, The Foodbank and The Children’s Society. It’s part of our new Charitable Giving initiative
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:...
As lockdown restrictions have eased we are now holding regular Sunday services in Church whilst still respecting Covid Secure requirements
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.
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 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:...
St Mary’s Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) postponed from April because of Covid 19 will now take place at 10.30 am on 25th October during the Family Service
A familiar service for many and a wonderful way to start the week, we’re now holding Evensong following the Book of Common Prayer at 6pm on the 1st Sunday of the month.
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.
St Mary’s will be able to re-open soon for Private Prayer.
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.
With the suspension of all Church Services, St. Mary’s is working creatively to stream services to you via Facebook Live and YouTube.
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.