Mulled Wine at the Old Church and Active Essex
Not normally known to go together, enjoying Mulled Wine & seasonal treats followed with a visit to Active Essex’s website. Why not?
As we gather more confidence in more normal activities it is good to see 5T’s return in September. In other news:
As we await news of when & how we might be coming out of lockdown, this update starts with an update on Gathered Services and then continues with:
Ahead of Ascension Day, this update from St Mary’s starts with news about a return to ‘gathered services and then continues with:
Starting with Holiday Fraud, this news roundup also addresses:
St Mary’s Church is running a fundraiser Zoom Quiz to support the work of their Families Worker, Jo Jeffery. Jo’s work impacts many in the village and includes activities such as:
You don’t have to have a full house to join in, if you are alone there will be a chance to ‘buddy up’ with a partner online.Continue reading “Zoom Quiz Calling”
This news update starts with Christmas News from the Old Church, then:
The Friends of St Mary’s are sad to have to cancel the Carol Service there again this year as they cannot organise it in a COVID-safe way. However, Continue reading “Churches Old & New with Christmas News & More”
This news round-up starts with the First Window opening this evening and then also covers:
Inspired by other places around the country that turn their village into a giant advent calendar, St Mary’s are very grateful to those who volunteered to decorate a window representing a part of the nativity story.
The idea is that each window has a number in it representing their day and that the actual design is not revealed until the allocated day. The revealed designs are then lit each Continue reading “The First Window Opens This Evening (& other news)”
This news round-up covers a miscellany of news including:
St Mary’s are rightly Continue reading “A Miscellany of News – From Quiz to Scams”
The Holiday Hunger Programme has been launched to provide extra support to children and their families this half term. The County Council is working with the Active Essex Foundation to extend the programme. It will see 33 programmes available across the county and more than 1,000 children provided with free activities and food.
St Mary’s church is offering support, on Tuesday to Friday of this week, to families adversely affected by the Pandemic;