On Saturday 29th September a number of people from Christ Church joined members of the congregations from St Joseph and St Boniface Catholic Churches as well as people from other faith traditions to raise funds for an Orphanage in Kerala, India. Discover more.
11.15am October 7
Speaker from Christian Aid – donations to Christian Aid and Wimbledon Foodbank (non-perishable food please))
Saturday 13 October 12 noon
The foundations of one of England’s greatest medieval priories are on display… in the underpass between the Sainsbury Saver Centre and Merton Abbey Mills.
Come and join the opening of a new visitors’ centre.
Also, here is the website of the Chapter House.
The preparation sessions will take place on Sunday afternoons, 3.45-5.15pm, at Christ Church. The preparation will be on the following dates:
30th September, 7th, 14th, 28th October, 4th and 11th November.
Please let Belemo or Alison know if you are interested.
This course will also start on 30 September at 3.45-5.15pm at Christ Church but the sessions will be fortnightly.
Please speak with Alison, Belemo or Nick if you would be interested to hear more.
7.30 pm, 2 November – St John the Divine, High Path, SW19, 2JY
A service remembering all those who have died
10.30 am, 11 November – St John the Divine, High Path, SW19, 2JY
Includes two minutes silence at 11am
Merton Priory – including Christ Church – is a founder member of the newly-launched Merton Citizens organisation, affiliated to Citizens UK. Merton Citizens will be campaigning for
At the launch events, on 19 April, Merton councillors from all major parties pledged to support these goals.
Next Citizens training course Friday 19-Saturday 20 October, probably at Holy Trinity. FREE course, no reason not to come! More information to follow.
The Merton Priory Team Ministry has a Mission Action Plan, including Objectives for each Church and for the Parish as a whole.
For Christ Church, the summary is:
Christ Church is Open:
For more details, download the full Mission Action Plan.