News Article

Sunday 10 July 2022

On 28 July the PCC will be reviewing when to bring back the chalice (wine). Options - a common chalice (cup) on offer for anyone who would like to drink from it, or the priest dipping the bread into the wine before distributing it. Please speak with Andrew or Shana if you have views about this.

Anyone interested in producing the newsletter in September, please meet up with Liz (Taylor) immediately after church next Sunday (17 July).

At the back of church there are copies of a letter from Bishop Sara (Bishop of London) to all congregations in the Diocese - it relates to the tragic death of Fr Alan Griffin & a historic fraud case in the Two Cities area of the Diocese. If you would like to talk further about the letter, please speak with Andrew.

Saturday 16 July, 6pm - Summer Recital (with tea & coffee, a cake sale & craft stall): Susan Crocker, Victoria Hay & the Happy Singers. Tickets: £10. Proceeds split - World Scout Jamboree in Korea (Emilia Crocker Griffiths is fundraising to attend) & Church Organ Fund.

A message from St Joseph's Hospice: St Joseph's Hospice in Mare Street, is always looking for new volunteers to join our big family. We have many different roles that may be of interest to you. Whether its befriending in our local communities, being a friendly face helping in our café, helping in our busy shops in Mare Street and Well Street or supporting our fundraising team with events, we'd love to hear from you! To find out more please visit or call Simon Bennett the volunteer services manager, on 0208 525 3174 or

The next church cleaning will be on Saturday 6th August, 9:30am.

If you currently volunteer on one of the rotas (eg reading/intercessions/stewarding/tea&coffee) please could you fill in your contact details on the form at the back of church. If you'd like to join the next rota, please write your name next to anything you'd like to do on the board to the left of the large white cupboard at the back of church. Thank you!

If you're in your 20s-40s, and would enjoy a monthly breakfast or brunch, please speak with Shana.

Parish Newsletter - volunteers needed! With design, interviewing, ideas, general help. Please speak with Liz or Shana.

Fuel poverty - If you or anyone you know is struggling to pay fuel bills, please have a quiet word with Andrew or Shana.