The Venerable Dr John Perumbalath New Bishop of Bradwell

Church News | Monday, 12 March 2018

‘GOD WANTS ESSEX TO FLOURISH’ ‘God is there for every Essex Man and Essex Woman in these challenging times’ The Venerable Dr John Perumbalath has been nominated by Her Majesty the Queen as the sixth Bishop read more

To our dear mums... Counting the Cost

Church News | Sunday, 11 March 2018

We enjoyed such a lovely service this morning at St Mary’s Church to celebrate Mothering Sunday. The church was packed with people eager to participate in the service. Our lovely Gospel reading was from Luke 2: read more

We have to fight to keep our love alive... Love n Marriage

Church News | Sunday, 4 March 2018

This morning, Revd Carolyn welcomed the couples that are to be married this year in St Mary’s Church. Yesterday she said, was marriage preparation day in St Leonard’s Hall overseen by Revd’s Anne and Julie. Carolyn read more

Happy Golden-Wedding Anniversary! Love Care Trust

Church News | Sunday, 25 February 2018

What a beautiful 10.30am service we had today, it seemed to have all the elements of love, care and trust rolled into one. During the notices Revd Carolyn remarked on a homeless man Mr Rob O'Connor, read more

Holy Baptism Holy Baptism

Church News | Sunday, 18 February 2018

Revd Anne asked how many of us remembered our baptism. There were some of course, but the majority of us could not remember because we were babies or very young children. Revd Anne explained that baptism read more

The Astonishing Transfiguration To Transform

Church News | Sunday, 11 February 2018

To transform means to alter, to convert, to renovate and to change, amongst a few other examples I should imagine, we even saw a change in the weather today, from brilliant sunshine this morning to rain, read more

The Elaments Communion b4 Confirmation

Church News | Sunday, 4 February 2018

What a lovely service we had today – A very special service, for the young people who were to take Communion B4 Confirmation for the very first time. The service was conducted by Revd Carolyn this read more

Sunday Afternoon Concerts 2018 Sunday Afternoon Concerts

Church News | Wednesday, 31 January 2018

2018 Sunday Afternoon Concerts: At St Mary's Broomfield CM1 7BD. The following concerts have been booked: March 25th: The Chelmsford Festival Prize winners - April 15th: Cross Harmonies - June 10th: Jessica Edom-Carey & Reunion Quartet read more

Our beautiful Christingles Christingle 2018

Church News | Sunday, 28 January 2018

Once again, we were treated to a wonderful Christingle service… Revd Julie read the Gospel reminding us yet again of the celebration of Mary and Joseph presenting the baby Jesus to the temple, where upon Simeon read more

His first miracle... The First Miracle

Church News | Sunday, 21 January 2018

At the 10.30am service we heard that wonderful story of Jesus turning the water into wine at a wedding in Cana. It was the first described miracle performed by Jesus. It must have been a very read more