Weekly Service at St John the Baptist every Sunday at 9.00 am

Occuring
Every First, Second, Third, Fourth Sunday at for 1 hour
Venue
St John the Baptist
Address
St John's Lane Great Amwell Ware, SG12 9SR, United Kingdom

Join us at St John the Baptist every Sunday at 9.00 am. The first Sunday of the month is an All Age Service and all subsequent Sundays will be a Eucharist Service.

If you are not able to attend in person or would like to follow an online service, the Church of England provides a weekly live steam, previous pre-recorded services as well as other digital resources. All of the Church of England online weekly service content is manually subtitled and contains British Sign Language (BSL) interpretation throughout. Click 'JOIN ONLINE' below to go to the Church of England ‘Church Online’ page or visit www.churchofengland.org/prayer-and-worship/church-online.

10.30am Holy Communion at St Mary the Virgin, St Margarets

Occuring
Monthly. Every Third Sunday at for 1 hour
Venue
St Mary the Virgin, St Margarets
Address
Hoddesdon Road Stanstead St Margaret's, SG12 8EG, United Kingdom

Join us at 10.30 am for Holy Communion at St Mary the Virgin, St Margarets on the 3rd Sunday of the month.

If you are not able to attend in person or would like to follow an online service, the Church of England provides a weekly live steam, previous pre-recorded services as well as other digital resources. All of the Church of England online weekly service content is manually subtitled and contains British Sign Language (BSL) interpretation throughout. Click 'JOIN ONLINE' below to go to the Church of England ‘Church Online’ page or visit www.churchofengland.org/prayer-and-worship/church-online.

Weekly Service at St Andrew's every Sunday at 10.30 am

Occuring
Every First, Second, Third, Fourth Sunday at for 1 hour
Break
Please note that this event will not be taking place between and
Venue
St Andrew's Church
Address
Cappell Lane Stanstead Abbots, SG12 8BU, United Kingdom

Join us at St Andrew’s Church every Sunday at 10:30 am. The first Sunday of the month is an All Age Service, the third Sunday will be Morning Prayer and all subsequent Sundays will be Holy Communion.

If you are not able to attend in person or would like to follow an online service, the Church of England provides a weekly live steam, previous pre-recorded services as well as other digital resources. All of the Church of England online weekly service content is manually subtitled and contains British Sign Language (BSL) interpretation throughout. Click 'JOIN ONLINE' below to go to the Church of England ‘Church Online’ page or visit www.churchofengland.org/prayer-and-worship/church-online.

Online Benefice Morning Prayer

Occuring
Every Monday and Friday at for 30 mins
Break
Please note that this event will not be taking place between and
Venue
Online (click 'Join Online')
Address
Join us by clicking 'Join Online'. You can also join in on an ordinary landline phone by ringing any of these numbers +44 131 460 1196, +44 203 051 2874, +44 203 481 5237 with the meeting ID: 270 178 5021

Twice weekly online service for anyone to join.

Life Group on Zoom

Occuring
Every Tuesday at for 1 hour
Venue
Online (click 'Join Online')
Address
, United Kingdom

Life Group on Zoom meets every Tuesday evening at 7.30pm. We will explore different parts of The Bible each week.

Everyone is welcome to these across-Benefice Bible Study sessions.

Join us by clicking the JOIN ONLINE button below or using the following link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2701785021
You can also join in on an ordinary landline phone by ringing any of these numbers
+44 131 460 1196, +44 203 051 2874, +44 203 481 5237 with the meeting ID: 270 178 5021

Community Hub Drop-in

Occuring
Every Wednesday at for 1 hour
Venue
St Mary the Virgin, St Margarets
Address
Hoddesdon Road Stanstead St Margaret's, SG12 8EG, United Kingdom

Are you struggling financially?
Are you worried about how you are coping?
Do you just need someone to listen and point you in the right direction?

Come and have a cuppa with us and we’ll see how we can help.

During the winter months, this group is also part of our Warm Welcome Space initiative.

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Life Group at the Goldsmith's house

Occuring
Every Wednesday at for 1 hour
Venue
The Goldsmith's House
Address
(please be in touch for further information), United Kingdom

Life Group for Sharing, Prayer and Bible Study with the Goldsmiths, which meets every Friday morning at 11am.

Everyone is welcome to these across-Benefice Bible Study sessions.

Midweek Service at St Mary the Virgin, Stanstead St Margarets

Occuring
Every Wednesday at for 1 hour
Venue
St Mary the Virgin, St Margarets
Address
Hoddesdon Road Stanstead St Margaret's, SG12 8EG, United Kingdom

Join us at St Mary the Virgin, St Margarets every Wednesday at 12 noon. Our new programme alternates each week between Holy Communion and a Taizé Service. Both offer a midweek opportunity to come together and worship.

Benefice Coffee Morning

Occuring
Every Second, Fourth Thursday at for 1 hour
Venue
The Red Lion
Address
1 High Street Stanstead Abbotts, SG12 8AA, United Kingdom

We now meet alternate weeks for an informal social event at The Red Lion in Stanstead Abbotts.

If you have any questions, please contact Mrs Marilyn Britton - [email protected]

Belmont View Care Home Service

Occuring
Friday 26 January 2024, Friday 23 February 2024, Friday 22 March 2024, Friday 19 April 2024, Friday 17 May 2024, Friday 28 June 2024, Friday 26 July 2024, Friday 27 September 2024, Friday 25 October 2024, Friday 22 November 2024, Friday 20 December 2024 at for 1 hour
Venue
Belmont View
Address
Hailey Lane Hertford, SG13 7NY, United Kingdom

There are two Care Homes (Willowthorpe and Belmont View) in our Benefice and we visit each of them regularly once a month.

The service is designed to be accessible to everyone including those residents who have memory problems, and we welcome people from all Christian denominations.

We sing and pray together, listen to a Bible reading and enjoy having church. We have at least four hymns, chosen to reflect the church seasons and celebrations, and to engage with the long term memories of residents. We offer Communion or a Blessing at the end of the service and respect the choice and traditions of everyone who comes.

Make Lunch Club

Occuring
Monday 19 February 2024, Friday 23 February 2024, Friday 05 April 2024, Monday 08 April 2024, Friday 12 April 2024, Friday 31 May 2024, Friday 26 July 2024, Monday 29 July 2024, Friday 02 August 2024, Monday 05 August 2024, Friday 09 August 2024, Monday 12 August 2024, Friday 16 August 2024, Monday 19 August 2024, Friday 23 August 2024, Friday 30 August 2024 at for 2 hours
Venue
The Wilshere Hall, St Andrew's Church
Address
Cappell Lane Stanstead Abbots, SG12 8BX

Make Lunch Club offers a chance for you and your school-aged children (and their younger siblings) to get together, share a meal and have some fun during the school holidays.

Make Lunch Club is for you if your school-aged children are eligible for free school meals or if you’re struggling on a tight budget at the moment. Younger siblings are welcome too!

If you would like to join us, please email [email protected].

NB: 30th August will be a party held at Walford House Meadow

Men's Breakfast at The Wilshere Hall

Occuring
Monthly. Every Last Saturday at for 3 hours
Venue
St Andrew's Church
Address
Cappell Lane Stanstead Abbots, SG12 8BU, United Kingdom

Every last Saturday of the month, we hold a Breakfast at The Wilshere Hall. It's the perfect combination of conversation, enthusiastic debate and a full English breakfast!

Email [email protected] if you would like to come along.

Great Amwell Villages Games

Occuring
for 5 hours
Venue
The Glebe Field
Address
Behind Great Amwell Parish Hall

Join us for an afternoon of fun at the Glebe Field behind Great Amwell Parish Hall on Saturday 27th July, 5pm to dusk. Bring along a picnic and enjoy games, races, fireworks and more!

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St James' Patronal Festal Evensong

Occuring
for 1 hour
Venue
St James' Church
Address
Stanstead Abbotts Roydon Road Stanstead Abbotts, SG12 8JZ

We are celebrating the Feast of St James the Apostle with Choral Evensong at St James’ Church, Stanstead Abbots on Sunday 28th July. Congregational singing will complement the music provided by the East Herts Church Choirs Association. Refreshments will be served afterwards at Stanstead Bury Farm.

Come and join us for a music-filled, traditional evensong.

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Life Group at The Wilshere Hall

Occuring
Every First, Third, Fifth Thursday at for 1 hour
Venue
The Wilshere Hall, St Andrew's Church
Address
Cappell Lane Stanstead Abbots, SG12 8BX, United Kingdom

Life Group at The Wilshere Hall meets alternate Thursday mornings at 10.30am.

Everyone is welcome to these across-Benefice Bible Study sessions.

South African Braai

Occuring
for 2 hours
Venue
St John the Baptist
Address
St John's Lane Great Amwell Ware, SG12 9SR, United Kingdom

On 11th August, commencing at noon, we are having an authentic South African braai (barbecue) in St John's churchyard, accompanied by South African wine and organised by Graeme and Paola. Everyone is welcome!

Willowthorpe Care Home Service

Occuring
Friday 19 January 2024, Friday 16 February 2024, Friday 15 March 2024, Friday 26 April 2024, Friday 24 May 2024, Friday 21 June 2024, Friday 19 July 2024, Friday 20 September 2024, Friday 18 October 2024, Friday 29 November 2024, Friday 13 December 2024 at for 1 hour
Venue
Willowthorpe Care Home
Address
High St Stanstead Abbotts, SG12 8AS, United Kingdom

There are two Care Homes (Willowthorpe and Belmont View) in our Benefice and we visit each of them regularly once a month.

The service is designed to be accessible to everyone including those residents who have memory problems, and we welcome people from all Christian denominations.

We sing and pray together, listen to a Bible reading and enjoy having church. We have at least four hymns, chosen to reflect the church seasons and celebrations, and to engage with the long term memories of residents. We offer Communion or a Blessing at the end of the service and respect the choice and traditions of everyone who comes.

Benefice Harvest Festival

Occuring
for 2 hours
Venue
St James' Church
Address
Roydon Road Stanstead Abbotts, SG12 8JZ

We will hold a special Benefice Harvest Festival at St James, followed by lunch.

5th Sunday Benefice Communion Service

Occuring
for 1 hour
Venue
St John the Baptist
Address
St John's Lane Great Amwell Ware, SG12 9SR, United Kingdom

We will hold our 5th Sunday Benefice Communion Service at St John the Baptist Church.