Church of England Diocese of St.Albans Christ Church Waltham Cross

These events occur regularly throughout the calendar year.

Wednesday

Eucharist

Every First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth Wednesday at 10:15 a.m. for 30m

Christ Church
High Street
Waltham Cross
Herts

Low Mass in the Nave. Refreshments in the Hall after the Service. All welcome.

Refreshments
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday

Evening Prayer

Every First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Last Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at 5 p.m. for 20m

Christ Church
High Street
Waltham Cross
Herts

Evening Prayer is usually said in Church by Revd Teresa at 5.00 pm, Monday to Thursday.
All are welcome.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday

Morning Prayer

Every First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Last Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at 8:30 a.m. for 20m

Christ Church
High Street
Waltham Cross
Herts

Morning Prayer is usually said in Church by Revd Teresa at 8.30 am, Monday to Thursday.
All are welcome.

Tuesday

Mothers' Union Meeting

Every Second Tuesday at 2 p.m. for 2hr

Christ Church
High Street
Waltham Cross
Herts

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.

Refreshments Mothers Union Event held in a Church Hall
Friday

Choir Practice

Every First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth Friday at 8 p.m. for 1hr

Christ Church
High Street
Waltham Cross
Herts

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!

Event held in a Church Hall
Thursday

Christ Church Bereavement Support Group

Every Second Thursday at 2 p.m. for 1hr

Christ Church
High Street
Waltham Cross
Herts

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!

Refreshments Community group Event held in a Church Hall
Thursday

Parent , Carer and Toddler Play Group

Every First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth Thursday at 10 a.m. for 2hr

Christ Church
High Street
Waltham Cross
Herts

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'.

Refreshments Parents and toddlers Playgroup Event held in a Church Hall
Wednesday

Music and Movement

Every First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth Wednesday at 8 p.m. for 1hr

Christ Church
High Street
Waltham Cross
Herts

An hour of gentle exercise for the more mature set to relaxing music.
8.00pm - 9.00pm in the Church Hall.
All Welcome.

Exercise club Over 60s event Event held in a Church Hall
Sunday

Parish Eucharist - 2,3,4,5 Sunday of Month

Every Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth Sunday at 9:15 a.m. for 1hr

Christ Church
High Street
Waltham Cross
Herts

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.

Refreshments Common Worship Family Friendly Incense Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities
Sunday

Family Service - First Sunday of the Month

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

Christ Church
High Street
Waltham Cross
Herts

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.

Refreshments Family Friendly