Church of England Diocese of Chelmsford St. Peter, Bocking

These events occur regularly throughout the calendar year.

Our church building is now OPEN at selected times for private prayer (services are not being held)

Every day at midnight for 24h

See our website: www.stpeters-bocking.net

Although our scheduled weekday and Sunday Services are still not taking place, our Church building is now OPEN for private prayer on Wednesday mornings (10am - 12 Noon) and Sunday afternoons (2-4pm). All are welcome - whether to visit, be still, light a candle or say a prayer. All government and central Church guidance will be observed.

Please see our website (www.stpeters-bocking.net) for details of the weekly Collect (special prayer) and Bible readings, thoughts from our Vicar, simple prayers and links to seasonal music selected by our Choirmaster.

Please note that weddings and baptisms will not be taking place until current guidance changes.

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Sunday

Family Communion (First Sunday)

Every First Sunday at 10 a.m. for 1hr

St Peters Road, Bocking
Braintree

Family and child friendly service on the first Sunday in the month

Hymns Choir Refreshments served Organ All age/Family Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Family Friendly
Sunday

Holy Communion - Book of Common Prayer (Sundays)

Every Sunday at 8 a.m. for 30m

St Peters Road, Bocking
Braintree

A short said service according to the Book of Common Prayer

Book of Common Prayer Eucharist/Holy Communion
Friday

Holy Communion (Fridays)

Every Friday at 1 p.m. for 30m

St Peters Road, Bocking
Braintree

A short said service of Holy Communion

Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship
Tuesday

Holy Communion (Tuesdays)

Every Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. for 30m

St Peters Road, Bocking
Braintree

A short said service of Holy Communion

Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship
Wednesday

Tea at Two

Every First Wednesday at 2 p.m. for 1hr 30m

St Peter’s Church Hall
Rear of St Peter’s Parish Church, Bocking
St Peter’s Road
Bocking
Braintree
CM7 9AR

A friendly, informal get-together and a good opportunity to catch up with old friends and meet new ones. No games or speakers, just tea (or coffee), cake, good company and good conversation. All are welcome - bring your friends and neighbours too!

Refreshments Coffee morning Event held in a Church Hall
Friday Sunday

Evensong (4th Sunday)

Every Fourth Friday, Sunday at 6 p.m. for 1hr

St Peters Road, Bocking
Braintree

This service is alternately full Choral Evensong or Congregational Sung Evensong. Please visit the music page of our website for more details.

Music Hymns Choir Book of Common Prayer
Sunday

Sunday Club (Third Sunday)

Every Third Sunday at 10 a.m. for 1hr

St Peters Road, Bocking
Braintree

Club for children aged four and above (usually accompanied by an adult), held on 3rd Sunday during term time. Sessions include worship, cooking, craft activity and game. Sessions begin in Church Hall, joining church service later as people receive Holy Communion.

Family Friendly Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities
Sunday

Sung Communion (Sundays except 1st)

Every Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth Sunday at 10 a.m. for 1hr

St Peters Road, Bocking
Braintree

Sunday Club on third Sunday (term time only)

Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities
Tuesday

Bible Study

Every First Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

The Vicarage
St Peter’s in the Fields, Bocking End, Braintree
CM7 9AR

Friendly group discussion on aspects of the Scriptures - all welcome

Bible study Event held in a Vicarage

Monday Club

In January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November, December. Every First Monday at 7:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

St Peter’s Church Hall
Rear of St Peter’s Parish Church
St. Peter’s Road
Bocking
Braintree
CM7 9AR

Social club - membership is currently all female, but everyone is welcome

Event held in a Church Hall