Christ Church has formally become part of the Inclusive Church Network: Inclusive Church is a network of churches, groups and individuals uniting together around a shared vision: “We believe in inclusive Church – a church which celebrates and affirms every person and does not discriminate. We will continue to challenge the church where it continues […]
And so the final day of our church Advent Calendar! A nativity scene of course (courtesy of Traidcraft), which also featured in the Rayleigh Posadas. MERRY CHRISTMAS! A montage of the whole calendar will appear soon!
Another stellar window from one of our younger members!
Another angel for the 4th Sunday in Advent (all the Sundays have been angels)
THE HOLLY and the IVY Our connection with holly and ivy goes back before the carol we sing at Christmas, which was written in the1700’s, to our pagan/celtic origins before Christianity arrived on our shores. Not only is it used as greenery to decorate our houses but is a good source of nectar and food […]
The Rayleigh Ecumenical service of 9 Lessons and Carols is available to view from 6pm on Saturday 19th December. This is a collaboration between various churches in Rayleigh and features a children’s slot by our very own Children’s Worker Sandy, and the Minister reading one of the readings. And our Music Group provides the going […]