Benefice of Waltham H Cross

Sunday Services

Sunday at 8:30 AM for ¾ hour

Sunday at 9:00 AM for ¾ hour
Do join us for coffee afterwards

Informal service followed by tea/coffee/biscuits. With Holy Communion on first and third Sunday of the month. Children's activities during the service in adjoining room. Toys for under 5's in side chapel.
Sunday at 10:30 AM for ¾ hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards This service will have sunday school or other children's activities

Normally a non-Eucharistic service on the first Sunday of the month, (the Eucharist is celebrated on Feast Days). Contemporary worship for all ages usually accompanied by the Abbey Choristers
first Sunday at 10:30 AM for ¾ hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

Common Worship Eucharist with music from the Cathedral repertoire sung by the Abbey's Adult Choir.
second fourth and fifth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
This service is particularly suitable for families There will be a creche during this service Do join us for coffee afterwards This service will have sunday school or other children's activities

A less formal and slightly shorter communion service for all ages, music provided by the Abbey Choristers
third Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

Sunday at 10:45 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

A traditional Book of Common Prayer style Communion Service with Sermon almost entirely sung to a very high standard by the Abbey Choir. Cathedral repertoire.
first Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.

A full cathedral style Choral Evensong with sermon sung by the Abbey Choir to a very high standard.
second and fourth Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour

third Sunday at 6:30 PM for ¾ hour

 

Regular Events

Tuesday

Morning Prayer - Waltham Abbey The Abbey Church of the Holy Cross & St Lawrence
Includes communion during Advent and Lent.
Every Tuesday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Market Day Service - Waltham Abbey The Abbey Church of the Holy Cross & St Lawrence
A simple, thoughtful midweek lay-led service with a talk, prayers and hymns for those coming to the town for the market.
Every Tuesday at 10:30 AM for ¾ hour
Coffee

Wednesday

Morning Prayer - Waltham Abbey The Abbey Church of the Holy Cross & St Lawrence
Includes communion during Advent and Lent.
Every Wednesday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Holy Communion - Waltham Abbey The Abbey Church of the Holy Cross & St Lawrence
Every Wednesday at 10:00 AM for 35 minutes
Coffee

Thursday

Morning Prayer - Waltham Abbey The Abbey Church of the Holy Cross & St Lawrence
Includes communion during Advent and Lent.
Every Thursday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour
Thursday Lunchtime Holy Communion - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Every Thursday at 1:00 PM for ½ hour

Friday

Morning Prayer - Waltham Abbey The Abbey Church of the Holy Cross & St Lawrence
Includes communion during Advent and Lent.
Every Friday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour

Saturday

Music for Lunch - Waltham Abbey The Abbey Church of the Holy Cross & St Lawrence
Weekly 'Music for Lunch' recitals are presented on most Saturdays during term time, and are free of charge. Performers are of conservatoire standard, many in association with the Royal College of Music and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. The recitals take place from 12.30pm to 1.00pm, with refreshments served from 12 noon.
Every Saturday at 12:30 PM for ½ hour until Saturday 25th November 2017
Coffee
 

Other Events

Sunday 29th October 2017 at 6:30 PM for ¾ hour
All Hallows Eve between 4.30 pm and 7 pm, Tuesday 31 October 2017 - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Tuesday 31st October 2017 at 4:30 PM
You are invited to come and celebrate the Christian Festival for the Eve of All Saints Day An opportunity to remember and celebrate those who have gone before us in the Light of Christ There will be a short lantern service and lantern procession in the churchyard at 5pm
Sunday 5th November 2017 at 6:30 PM for 1½ hours
A service of Holy Communion to commemorate the faithful departed at which we remember our own departed loved ones. The Eucharistic setting will be the Requiem by Gabriel Fauré.
This service will have incense
Armistice Service, 10.30 am on Saturday, 11 November 2017 - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Saturday 11th November 2017 at 10:30 AM
Armistice Service to remember the fallen Choral8 and friends, together with Chris Tucker Mear on the organ will lean the hymns. During the service the roll of honour will be read. To include those from outside the parish, please contact Jane Begley (07572 111387)
Sunday 12th November 2017 at 10:45 AM for 1 hour
Saturday 18th November 2017 at 10:30 AM for 2 hours
Mothers’ Union Coffee morning in the Abbey Church Centre.
Do join us for coffee afterwards
Operation Christmas Child at 10.30 am, Sunday 19 November 2017 - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Sunday 19th November 2017 at 10:30 AM
We have special flat packed boxes in which you can send gifts for children who have very little in various parts of the world.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Sunday 19th November 2017 at 6:30 PM for 1½ hours
Friday 24th November 2017 at 6:00 PM for 2 hours
Do join us for coffee afterwards
Thursday 30th November 2017 at 7:00 PM for ½ hour
Christmas market between 6 pm and 9 pm on Friday, 1 December 2017 - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Friday 1st December 2017 at 6:00 PM for 2 hours
Join us for our Christmas market between 6pm and 9 pm If you are interested in having a stall at our Christmas market, please contact Jane Begley on Jane.begley @irwinmitchell.com
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Advent Activity Day between 11.30 am and 2 pm on Saturday, 2nd December 2017 - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Saturday 2nd December 2017 at 11:30 AM for 2 hours
Everyone is welcome to join us for a day of festive activities and raffle. Buffet meal available at cost.
This service is particularly suitable for families
Free Seasonal Concert by The Woodford Singers - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Sunday 10th December 2017 at 2:00 PM for 1 hour
Join us for a free seasonal concert by The Woodford Singers with mulled wine/soft drink and mince pies
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Informal Carol Singing by Candlelight between 7 pm and 9 pm on Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Wednesday 13th December 2017 at 7:00 PM
Please join us for our informal carol singing with seasonal refreshments.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Christingle Service at 3 pm on Sunday, 24 December 2017 - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 3:00 PM
Start your Christmas by joining us for our Christingle Services on Christmas Eve
This service is particularly suitable for families
Christingle Service at 4.30 pm on Sunday, 24 December 2017 - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 4:30 PM
Start your Christmas by joining us for our Christingle Services on Christmas Eve
This service is particularly suitable for families
Midnight Communion, 11 pm Sunday, 24 December 2017 - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 11:00 PM
Join us for our midnight communion
All age Christmas Eucharist at 10.30 am, Monday 25th December 2017 - High Beach High Beach: Holy Innocents
Monday 25th December 2017 at 10:30 AM
Join us celebrating the birth of Jesus at our all age Christmas Eucharist service
This service is particularly suitable for families
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