Notices

Virtual Early Service from Holy Trinity

 

A service aimed at children aged 6 and under is available on our YouTube Channel.

 

A Service from Holy Trinity

 

Revd Mark Eminson leads A Time to Remember: A Service of Thanksgiving and Loss in 2020.
The service will be added to the Merton Priory Parish YouTube Channel. (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZcCK2Iklz5mLmH1OEn3r0w)

 

 

11.00am Join us for Coffee after Church

 

Missing church and company in this second lockdown? Do join us for a virtual coffee after church via Zoom where we can catch up and support one another.

 

Join Coffee & Chat with this link: https://zoom.us/j/93377560056?pwd=UE5QMVNsN1k4RkYvVGVoNE1vWndEQT09

Or using this information: Meeting ID: 933 7756 0056 / Passcode: CoffeeTime

 

We are hoping to make use of breakout rooms so you can chat in smaller groups, let the children talk, etc. If you’re unsure about Zoom, email Ann Roberts (mrsaeroberts@gmail.com) or phone her on 07956934578.

 

Announcement of 2nd Lockdown in November

 

During the 2nd lockdown starting 5th November, Church will remain open for private prayer and vital community or educational use only.

 

Public services are suspended in the month of November until further notice.

 

Read the full announcement form Rev’d Mark Eminson.

 

Face covering to be worn and social distance to be maintained during private prayer visits.

 

Discover the services during the remembering season.

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The Week Ahead

 

Monday 23 November – Clement, bishop, martyr, c. 100

 

3pm – 6pm       Holy Trinity Open
7pm                  Finding Sanctuary via Zoom (contact Jane (jvcrew@talk21.com))

Tuesday 24 November
8am – 10am      St John’s Open (also to receive Merton Giving Week Donations)

 

Wednesday 25 November

5pm – 7pm       Christ Church Open

 

Thursday 26 November

11am – 2pm      Holy Trinity Open

8pm                  PCC Meeting

 

Friday 27 November

9am – 11am      St John’s Open to receive Merton Giving Week Donations

 

Saturday 28 November
9am – 10am      Christ Church Open

 

Sunday 29 November – ADVENT SUNDAY

Revd Belemo Alagoa leads a service from St John’s

11am                 Coffee after Church (via Zoom)

 

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.

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.

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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.