All Saints' Christmas Bazaar Saturday 18th November
All Saints' Christmas Bazaar will be held on Saturday 18th November from 2.00 - 4.00 pm at the church, with seasonal stalls and music, refreshments and homemade cakes, children's games and craft activities, and fun for all the family - and you can go and see Father Christmas! This is a good chance to buy some early gifts and start getting ready for Christmas - it will be a great occasion, we look forward to seeing you!
Job Opportunity - Mission & Ministry Co-ordinator
North Chelmsford churches have a great opportunity for a self-motivated, enthusiastic and efficient person to fill a new part-time role of Mission & Ministry Co-ordinator. This is a brand new position that has been created to help enable collaboration across our newly formed Mission & Ministry Partnership (MMP) and help us to function as effectively as possible. The role will include co-ordinating and enabling collaborative working across the member churches in North Chelmsford within and beyond the city, including use of information & communication technology (ICT) tools as well as providing administrative support to the MMP Council. We are looking for someone who is self-motivated with good communication skills, has experience of using ICT tools, has good interpersonal skills and the personal confidence to help enable collaboration across groups of people. The role will require 16 hours a week and the salary is £8736 p.a. - for more details please download an Information Pack. If you are interested to find out more or make an application please contact John Bloomer at email@example.com. The deadline for applications is Friday 17th November, and interviews will be held week of 4th December with a view to starting in early January 2018.
Operation Christmas Child 2017
All Saints' supports Operation Christmas Child which every year sends decorated shoeboxes filled with Christmas gifts to children in need around the world, as a practical demonstration of God's love for them. Click HERE to read about it on their website, including instructions on HOW TO PACK A SHOEBOX. If you would like to give a shoebox please make sure that you deliver it either to the church or to Liz Belsham at 14 Lawn Lane CM1 6NR by Tuesday 31st October at the latest.
Harvest Festival Sunday 1st October
We will be celebrating Harvest at All Saints' at a special Worship Together service on Sunday 1st October at 10.30 am. Once again we will be collecting items to give to Chelmsford Foodbank, providing emergency food for people in crisis.
After the service you are invited to a 'bring and share lunch' - please bring along something to add to the buffet table, it needn't be too big as everyone is bringing a contribution.