Notices

TIMES AND SERVICES AT CHRIST CHURCH, COLLIERS WOOD

SEPTEMBER – OCOTOBER 2021

 

Sunday 17 October

Watch online the recorded Sunday services from the Holy Trinity.

 

Sunday 24 October

11.15am Parish Eucharist at Christ Church

 

Sunday 31 October Normal Service times resume

9.30am at St John’s 11.15am at Christ Church

 

PLEASE NOTE Clocks go back !

 

Vision Day Summary

The summary report of Merton Priory Team Vision Day 12 September 2021 at St John’s is published.

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 18 October – Luke the Evangelist

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

 

Tuesday 19 October – Henry Martyn, translator, missionary, 1812

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

 

Wednesday 20 October

4pm                 Prayer Group at Christ Church

 

Thursday 21 October

12.15pm           Eucharist at Holy Trinity

 

Saturday 23 October
9.00am             Eucharist at Christ Church

2.00pm             Wedding of Clare Foster and Christopher Searson at Holy Trinity

2.00pm             Prayer Vigil in Southwark Cathedral for the success of COP26

 

Sunday 24 October – LAST SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY/BIBLE SUNDAY

9.00am             Early Service at Holy Trinity

9.30am             Morning Prayer at St John’s

10.00am           Parish Eucharist at Holy Trinity

11.15am             Parish Eucharist at Christ Church

6.00pm            Contemplative Service at St John’s

 

Service limits: Each church has an upper limit for the number of people that can attend a service. For Holy Trinity this is 57, for Christ Church this is 40 and for St John’s this is 30.

  

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.