Father - Son - Holy Spirit Holy Week Reflections

Church News | Monday, 30 March 2015

The set of three holy week reflections began on Monday led by Reverend Anne. Tuesday’s reflections were conducted by Reverend Carolyn, and Wednesday’s session was led by Philip Howlett. The three day reflections were held in read more

The palm leaves lay quietly at the foot of the Altar Palm Sunday 2015

Church News | Sunday, 29 March 2015

St Mary’s faithful people met in St Leonard’s Hall to begin the enactment of Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem. In Jesus' day it was a great time of celebration for the Jews as the Passover was read more

24-7 prayers 24-7 Prayer in St Mary's

Church News | Monday, 23 March 2015

Prayers are being offered up throughout the day and night this week from all the churches in Chelmsford. We here at St Mary’s had one prayer session on Monday at 4 – 5pm and are having read more

Watercolour Painting Art-full Carers

Church News | Wednesday, 18 March 2015

On Wednesday the Carers group indulged in another session of water-colour painting. After a very successful session last year the group became very keen to have another go at painting something ‘spring-like’. After a hot drink, read more

Mothering Sunday flowers Mothering Sunday 'Thank you'

Church News | Sunday, 15 March 2015

What a lovely service we had on Sunday here at St Mary’s. There was such a lot going on in Church that morning that it’s hard to know where to start! The church was packed for read more

Kennedy always in church Goodbye to Kennedy

Church News | Wednesday, 11 March 2015

Towards the end of our mid-week communion today Revd Carolyn called forward Glynis and her Dog-in-training Kennedy. Glynis trains dogs in her own home that she hopes will eventually go on to assist disabled people. Kennedy read more

Our puppet girls Puppet Girls

Church News | Wednesday, 11 March 2015

A big thank you must go to all those who work throughout the year to bring the puppets to life, usually at a Family Service here at St Mary’s. Louise assisted by Michelle organise the programmes read more

Holy Eucharist by the Sea of Galilee Pilgrimage: 4 Reflections

Church News | Monday, 9 March 2015

Looking back on our pilgrimage I cannot help but relate just a few of the things that I found most enjoyable and moving. The enjoyable moments came with the camaraderie among the group; they were such read more

The Garden of Gethsemane Pilgrimage: 3

Church News | Monday, 2 March 2015

I held back from writing about our pilgrimage because there is nothing worse than a ‘holiday bore’ but I feel compelled to relate just some of my thoughts, as in no way was this trip a read more