Notices

Sunday Service

 

Sunday 28 November – Advent Sunday

 

11:15am  Parish Eucharist at Christ Church

 

President                        Revd Alison Judge

Preacher                        Sr Chris

 

06:00pm Advent Carol at St John’s

 

This service is available to watch online.

The Week Ahead

 

Morning Prayer takes place at 8am on Tues, Weds and Thurs at St John’s.

Evening Prayer takes place at 5pm on Tues (at St John’s). Weds (at Holy Trinity) and Thurs (at Christ Church).

 

Monday 29 November

3pm – 6pm       Holy Trinity Open
7.00pm             Finding Sanctuary via Zoom (contact Jane (jvcrew@talk21.com))

 

Tuesday 30 November – Andrew the Apostle

9.45am             T3 (Trinity, Tots & Toys) at Holy Trinity

3.00pm         Living in Love and Faith Course at St John’s

 

Wednesday 1 December

4.00pm             Prayer Group at Christ Church

6.00pm             Meditation Group at Christ Church

 

Thursday 2 December

12.15pm           Eucharist at Holy Trinity

8.00pm             Living in Love and Faith Course at Holy Trinity

 

Saturday 4 December
9.00am             Eucharist at Christ Church

11am-4pm         Christmas Fair at Holy Trinity

 

Sunday 5 December SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT

8.00am             BCP Holy Communion at Christ Church

9.30am             Parish Eucharist at St John’s

10.00am           All-Age Eucharist with Baptism of Alexander Atkins at Holy Trinity

11.15am             Parish Eucharist at Christ Church

12noon             Baptism of Camilla Claydon-Davies

5.00pm            Community Carols at Christ Church

7.30pm             God in the Pub at The Sultan, Norman Road

 

Please note: There will be a change in the pattern of evening services during December as there will be Christmas Carols on some Sundays.

 

Please download the latest bulletin to keep up to date with what is going on at Christ Church. Please visit Church Diary and Rotas to find out who is leading the services. Explore online services at the Merton Priory Parish YouTube Channel.

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Merton Priory Team Ministry Annual Report

 

The annual report of The Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of Merton Priory can be found in the team ministry website.

Public Notice

 

NOTICE IS GIVEN that we are applying to the Consistory Court of the diocese for permission to carry

out the disposal of 6 ‘redundant’ freestanding pews and eight accompanying photographs. Download the full notice (PDF) .

 

 

 

Wimbledon food bank is run by local people for local people to ensure we can continue to stop people going hungry. We collect food products at Church from people and handover to the food bank. If you wish to donate, please follow this link to offer a onetime gift or a regular gift.

Merton Citizens

 

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

  • affordable housing in Merton,
  • a welcome for refugees,
  • better mental health support for young people
  • cleaner streets

At the launch events, on 19 April, Merton councillors from all major parties pledged to support these goals.

merton citizens banner

Mission Action Plan

 

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:

 

  • To open up Christ Church as a centre of welcome and hospitality for our community.

 

  • To provide a safe place for prayer, reflection and Christian practice.

 

For more details, download the full Mission Action Plan.