Benefice of Cheshnut

Sunday Services

Said Eucharist : 1st and 3rd Sunday only during Vacancy
first and third Sunday at 8:00 AM for ¾ hour

Parish Eucharist - 2,3,4,5 Sunday of Month - Waltham Cross Christ Church LEP
The Church of England congregation at Christ Church is "Modern-Catholic" in its worship tradition using Common Worship Liturgy. Vestments are worn and incense is used at the Sunday Eucharist. Members of the congregation participate in the Liturgy as Scripture Readers, Intercessors, Servers and Sub-deacons/Chalice Bearers. We have a robed Choir and professional Director of Music. "Jelly Tots" and "Skittles" groups for youngster aged 4 - 9 meet in the Hall for their own songs and activities during the first part of the service and then join the congregation in Church at communion time.
second third fourth and fifth Sunday at 9:15 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards This service will have incense This service will have sunday school or other children's activities

Parish Eucharist - Goffs Oak St James
first second fourth and fifth Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
3rd Sunday of the month - Evening Service at 6.30pm during B.S.T. and in winter months (from November) at 5.30p.m.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards This service will have incense

Parish Communion - Cheshunt St Mary the Virgin
Parish Communion using modern language according to Common Worship
second third fourth fifth and last Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards This service will have sunday school or other children's activities

Family Eucharist - Cheshunt St Mary the Virgin
Family Eucharist using modern language according to Common Worship
first Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

Family Service - First Sunday of the Month - Waltham Cross Christ Church LEP
Our 10.00 am Family Service is usually held on the 1st Sunday of each month. The service can be either a Eucharist or Non-eucharistic Service Our church affiliated Uniformed Groups - Rainbows, Beaver, Brownies, Cubs, Guides and Scouts attend the Family Service wearing their uniforms and parading their flags. The hymns, prayers, readings and sermon are all especially selected to make the service accessible and engaging for all ages. The young people actively participate in the Liturgy by reading the Lesson, leading the Prayers of Intercession, and helping with the collection.
first Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

Family Praise/Family Eucharist - Turnford St Clement
first Sunday at 10:30 AM
Do join us for coffee afterwards

Sung Eucharist - Turnford St Clement
second third fourth and fifth Sunday at 10:30 AM
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

Family Praise - Goffs Oak St James
Powerpoint presentation/Action Songs/Sign language
third Sunday at 10:30 AM for ¾ hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

Afternoon Fellowship - Third Sunday of the Month - Waltham Cross Christ Church LEP
A small group of Methodist members and friends meet in the Lady Chapel for Christian Fellowship and Worship once a month on a Sunday at 3.15pm (usually the third Sunday of each month). The worship is led by one of the circuit Ministers or Local Preachers. Holy Communion is included once a quarter. A very warm welcome is extended to all who would like to share in this fellowship and worship whether occasionally or on a regular basis.
third Sunday at 3:15 PM for 1 hour
please check the weekly notices
Do join us for coffee afterwards

Evening Prayer - Goffs Oak St James
Alternate weeks Book of Common Prayer/Common Worship 5th Sundays - an 'alternative' form
first second fourth and fifth Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour

Parish Communion - Goffs Oak St James
third Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
This service will have incense

 

Regular Events

Monday

Morning Prayer - Goffs Oak St James
Every Monday at 7:30 AM for ¼ hour
Morning Prayer - Turnford St Clement
Every Monday at 7:30 AM

Tuesday

Morning Prayer - Goffs Oak St James
Every Tuesday at 7:30 AM for ¼ hour
Mothers' Union Meeting - Waltham Cross Christ Church LEP
Part of the worldwide Mothers' Union, our branch members enjoy a varied programme of guest speakers, outings, worship and social events. All our Meetings are open to Non-Members (male and female) so please come and join us. We generally meet in the Church Hall on the 2nd Tuesday of the Month: 2.00 - 4.00 pm Details of our programme are listed in the Parish Magazine and weekly notices.
Every second Tuesday at 2:00 PM for 2 hours
Coffee
Mothers Union - Turnford St Clement
MU at HOME
Every fourth Tuesday at 2:00 PM
Brownies - Turnford St Clement
Weekly (during term time) every Tuesday at 6:00 PM
Mothers Union - Turnford St Clement
Every second Tuesday at 8:00 PM

Wednesday

Morning Prayer - Goffs Oak St James
Every Wednesday at 7:30 AM for ¼ hour
Morning Prayer - Turnford St Clement
Every Wednesday at 7:30 AM
School Service - Turnford St Clement
Weekly (during term time) every Wednesday at 9:00 AM
Eucharist - Waltham Cross Christ Church LEP
Low Mass in the Nave. Refreshments in the Hall after the Service. All welcome.
Every Wednesday at 10:15 AM for ½ hour
Coffee
Midweek Parish Lunch - Goffs Oak St James
Mid-week Lunches are held on the third Wednesday of each month at St James Church, Goffs Oak at 12.30pm. Lunch, at 3.50 per head, consists of soup and a roll, a filled roll followed by dessert.
Every third Wednesday at 12:30 PM
Family Friendly
Music and Movement - Waltham Cross Christ Church LEP
An hour of gentle exercise for the more mature set to relaxing music. 8.00pm - 9.00pm in the Church Hall. All Welcome.
Every Wednesday at 8:00 PM for 1 hour

Thursday

Morning Prayer - Turnford St Clement
Every Thursday at 7:30 AM
Stay and Play Toddler Group - Goffs Oak St James
This is on Thursday mornings between 10am and 11am and allows parents/carers to meet for a chat and a coffee while the children play.
weekly every Thursday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Coffee
Parent , Carer and Toddler Play Group - Waltham Cross Christ Church LEP
Fun and games for preschool children and their parents and carers. Refreshment served. All Welcome. 10.00am - Midday in the Church Hall during 'School Term Time'.
Thursday Morning during "Term Time" every Thursday at 10:00 AM for 2 hours
Family Friendly Coffee
Holy Communion - Cheshunt St Mary the Virgin
Said Holy Communion
Every Thursday at 11:00 AM for ¾ hour
Christ Church Bereavement Support Group - Waltham Cross Christ Church LEP
Coping with loss can be difficult. Christ Church B.T.Group is open to anyone old or young, who are bereaved. A cup of tea, chat and a listening ear are always available. Practical advice and help are also available. The afternoon meetings are held in Church Hall on the 2nd Thursday of each Month (excluding August). On some occasions we have visiting speakers to cover range of topics. During the year we have two Soup Lunches, and a Ploughman's Lunch. Please come along, bring a friend, neighbour or relative too if you wish. All are welcome!
(excluding August) every second Thursday at 2:00 PM for 1 hour
Coffee

Friday

Morning Prayer - Goffs Oak St James
Every Friday at 7:30 AM for ¼ hour
Morning Prayer - Turnford St Clement
Every Friday at 7:30 AM
Choir Practice - Turnford St Clement
Alternate weeks only - every Friday at 8:00 PM
Choir Practice - Waltham Cross Christ Church LEP
The Choir sings at the Parish Eucharist on Sundays and other Feast & Festivals throughout the year. We are a "mixed voice" choir made up of enthusiastic boys, girls, men and women of varying musical ability. The Choir meets for practice on Fridays in the Hall between 7.30 pm 8.45 pm. We also have an enthusiastic Junior Choir that sings at the monthly Family Eucharist. All are welcome!
Friday Evening every Friday at 8:00 PM for 1 hour

Saturday

Morning Prayer - Goffs Oak St James
Every Saturday at 7:30 AM for ¼ hour
 

Other Events

Harvest Festival - Cheshunt St Mary the Virgin
Sunday 1st October 2017 at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours
Join us as we celebrate Harvest 2017 The Bishops of St Albans Harvest Appeal 2017: transforming rural communities in the Philippines
This service is particularly suitable for families
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