Christian Aid
Associates of CTiC
Christians Together in Chelmsford
Transformed People transforming Chelmsford
Part of Churches Together in England
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Daylight Prisons Week 14-20 Oct 2018
Sun 14 Oct 00:00 - Sat 20 Oct 23:00
In your church, or prayer group or pray individually
Daylight are based in Chelmsford. This year’s Prisons Week runs from the 14th to 20th of October and they have put together a Prayer Diary with something to pray for each day of that week. Please feel free to pass this on to your church or others you know who would be interested.
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CTiC Breakfast
Thu 18 Oct 08:30
Toby Carvery, Dukes Lane, CM2 6AD
Our Breakfasts are a great opportunity
for those in any leadership position
(not only senior ministers or pastors)
within the Churches and Christian Organisations of our City, to build relationship and to discover
what God is doing locally.
Usually 1st Wednesday and 3rd Thursday each month
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Christian Aid lunch
Thu 18 Oct 12:00
Trinity Methodist
Roger and Carole Fairclough 01245 257983
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Celtic Reflections - led by Revd Graham Dowling
Sat 20 Oct 09:30 - 16:00
The Diocesan House of Retreat
Friends of Pleshey Quiet Day - Open to all.

An opportunity to spend time reflecting on God's word and creation with an influence from the early Celtic church.

Revd Graham Dowling is the Vicar of St Patricks, Barking. Since early 2017 he has also fulfilled the role as Chaplain at The House of Retreat, leading a team of approximately 16 day chaplains.
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Walk Through the New Testament
Sat 20 Oct 10:00 - 16:30
Tile Kiln Church, Robin Way, CM2 8AU
Bring your own pack lunch, tea and coffee provided.
£14 per person (money on the day or book online)
For more use the link.
An excellent day course learning the story of the New Testament. Fun and interactive, excellent no matter how long you've been reading the bible!
Any questions contact Tim Goodall - 07999 436 217
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FGB Dinner
Tue 23 Oct 19:30
The Saracen’s Head Hotel, High Street, Chelmsford
A ‘Chapter’ of the Full Gospel Businessmen (FGB), launched in Chelmsford summer 2017. They hold monthly dinner meetings, which are open to men and women where remarkable NEW LIFE stories are shared. Cost is £13.50 including a two course meal. This month's speaker- Terry Page - see link for more details. Bookings by 20th Oct.
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Prayer Space
Wed 24 Oct 11:00 - 15:00
Chelmsford Cathedral, CM1 1TY. In St. Peter’s or St. Cedd’s Chapel.
All welcome, drop-in anytime during the opening hours. Prayer Spaces are places to meet God and for prayer over our City, Nation and World and for anything that is on your heart. They are quiet and relaxed. Worship music gently plays and various interactive resources are laid out around the room to stimulate your prayers
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Messy Church
Wed 24 Oct 14:00 - 16:00
Christ Church URC, 164 New London Road, CM2 0AW
 
In the Youth Hall at Christ Church URC (in conjunction with St John's, Moulsham Street)
Family fun including craft, games, stories and more to learn about Jesus
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Prayer for our City
Thu 25 Oct 19:45
The Church of the Holy Spirit Forest Drive Chelmsford, CM1 2TS
We invite all who have a heart to see The Kingdom of God come in greater power in our City, to join us. A theme for each evening is introduced, but the meetings are otherwise informal, taking their shape as The Holy Spirit guides us. Those present are encouraged to participate – pray, read from the Bible and as led offer prophetic words and insights.
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In His Presence
Fri 26 Oct 19:30 - 21:30
North Springfield Baptist Church, off Havengore, CM1 6JR
Come and enjoy being in the Presence of Jesus. Find a new freedom in worship
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Prayer Space
Mon 5 Nov 10:00 - 13:00
The Orchards, (part of Meadgate Church), Mascalls Way, Great Baddow, CM2 7NS.
All welcome, drop-in anytime during the opening hours. Prayer Spaces are places to meet God and for prayer over our City, Nation and World and for anything that is on your heart. They are quiet and relaxed. Worship music gently plays and various interactive resources are laid out around the room to stimulate your prayers
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Tuned in and switched on - Midweek Retreat led by Bishop Chris Edmondson
Tue 6 Nov 18:00 - Thu 8 Nov 14:00
The Diocesan House of Retreat
In what often feels like a noisy and 'hurry-sick' world, how can we better learn to listen to God, ourselves and others?

Bishop Chris Edmondson served as Bishop of Bolton in the Diocese of Manchester till his retirement in 2016. Prior to this he worked in a variety of parish and Diocesan posts in the north of England, as well as having been Warden of Lee Abbey in Devon. He is author of a number of books on leadership and community.
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CTiC Breakfast
Wed 7 Nov 08:30
Toby Carvery, Dukes Lane, CM2 6AD
Usually on the 1st Wednesday and 3rd Thursday monthly, our Breakfasts are a great opportunity for anyone involved in a leadership position - (at any level, not just senior minister or pastors) - within the Churches or Christian Organisations of our City, to enjoy fellowship, exchange ideas, here what God is doing locally and get to know each other.
You don't have to have one of The Toby's delicious all you can eat cooked breakfasts - simply toast, or hot or cold drinks only, are also served!
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Messy Church
Sun 11 Nov 11:30
Trinity Methodist
A different kind of church for family
Free fun and food for all the family
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Prayer Space
Wed 14 Nov 11:00 - 15:00
Chelmsford Cathedral, CM1 1TY
All welcome, drop-in anytime during the opening hours. Prayer Spaces are places to meet God and for prayer over our City, Nation and World and for anything that is on your heart. They are quiet and relaxed. Worship music gently plays and various interactive resources are laid out around the room to stimulate your prayers
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Praise and Worship
Wed 14 Nov 19:30
The Church of the Blessed Sacrament', Melbourne Avenue Chelmsford
A Spirit filled ecumenical meeting of Praise, Worship and Ministry.
or several years, Praise & Worship has met on the second Wednesday monthly. All are welcome, regardless of denomination. Come and have an encounter with God!
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CTiC Breakfast
Thu 15 Nov 08:30
Toby Carvery, Dukes Lane, CM2 6AD
Our Breakfasts are a great opportunity
for those in any leadership position
(not only senior ministers or pastors)
within the Churches and Christian Organisations of our City, to build relationship and to discover
what God is doing locally.
Usually 1st Wednesday and 3rd Thursday each month
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Christian Aid lunch
Thu 15 Nov 12:00
Trinity Methodist
Roger and Carole Fairclough 01245 257983
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Going Against the Grain -Men's Day Tour
Sat 17 Nov 09:15 - 13:00
Central Baptist Church, Victoria Road South, Chelmsford CM1 1LW
Christian Vision for Men (CVM) are getting men together to worship God, have a laugh together and be inspired from the Bible. Join us for Bible teaching, worship, powerful life stories plus the usual fun with the CVM team!
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United in Prayer - a prayerful approach to young people
Mon 19 Nov 19:00 - 21:00
Holy Trinity Church, Trinity Road, Chelmsford, CM2 6HS
An evening to pray for the young people of Chelmsford.
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Prayer for our City
Thu 22 Nov 19:45
The Church of the Holy Spirit Forest Drive Chelmsford, CM1 2TS
We invite all who have a heart to see The Kingdom of God come in greater power in our City, to join us. A theme for each evening is introduced, but the meetings are otherwise informal, taking their shape as The Holy Spirit guides us. Those present are encouraged to participate – pray, read from the Bible and as led offer prophetic words and insights.
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Christmas for grown-ups - Advent Retreat led by Magdalen Houlihan
Fri 23 Nov 18:00 - Sun 25 Nov 14:00
The Diocesan House of Retreat
What brings us to the crib? Is it a calling to come to a deeper faith?
Faith in a God who is reaching out to save us? Wonder at the total disclosure of our God?
Are we prepared to be in covenant with a God who keeps his promises?
Over this weekend we will wait upon and listen to the Spirit who is inviting us into a deeper relationship with the person of Jesus.

Magdalen Houlihan retired from teaching and is engaged in promoting silent prayer and supporting those entering into the regular daily practice of this prayer of quiet. “Some of us seem to stumble upon Silent Prayer. We are not aware that we are looking for prayer. Perhaps we do not know what we are looking for; we only know that there is a yearning within that is not being satisfied. Having come upon the place in which the hidden treasure is, I am committed to guiding others to this place.”
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Prayer Space
Wed 28 Nov 11:00 - 15:00
Chelmsford Cathedral, CM1 1TY
All welcome, drop-in anytime during the opening hours. Prayer Spaces are places to meet God and for prayer over our City, Nation and World and for anything that is on your heart. They are quiet and relaxed. Worship music gently plays and various interactive resources are laid out around the room to stimulate your prayers
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Reflections for Advent - Quiet Day led by Ven Robin King
Thu 29 Nov 09:30 - 16:00
The Diocesan House of Retreat
Which direction are we approaching Christmas from, and how lightly are we travelling?

Ven Robin King is the Archdeacon of Stansted and was vicar of three villages in Suffolk before that. He is married to Katharine (also ordained) and they have two grown up sons.
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In His Presence
Fri 30 Nov 19:30 - 21:30
North Springfield Baptist Church, off Havengore, CM1 6JR
Come and enjoy being in the Presence of Jesus. Find a new freedom in worship
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CHESS Sleep Out
Fri 30 Nov 19:30
Chelmsford Cathedral
Local charity CHESS Homeless is asking the community of Essex to swap their duvet and grab a sleeping bag to experience a night out under the stars, by taking part in their Annual Sleep Out.
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Christmas Sing Day - Led by Lauren Talbot, Gill & Stewart McCredie
Sat 1 Dec 09:30 - 16:00
The Diocesan House of Retreat
Open to all who enjoy celebrating Christmas in song. If you play a musical instrument,please bring it with you. The day also includes a festive lunch.

Lauren is a worship leader at St Stephen's Church in Twickenham as well as Head of RE at a large secondary school. After the successful day last year we have asked Lauren back for a second year.
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Prayer Space
Mon 3 Dec 10:00 - 13:00
The Orchards, (part of Meadgate Church), Mascalls Way, Great Baddow, CM2 7NS
All welcome, drop-in anytime during the opening hours. Prayer Spaces are places to meet God and for prayer over our City, Nation and World and for anything that is on your heart. They are quiet and relaxed. Worship music gently plays and various interactive resources are laid out around the room to stimulate your prayers
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CTiC Breakfast
Wed 5 Dec 08:30
Toby Carvery, Dukes Lane, CM2 6AD
Our Breakfasts are a great opportunity
for those in any leadership position
(not only senior ministers or pastors)
within the Churches and Christian Organisations of our City, to build relationship and to discover
what God is doing locally.
Usually 1st Wednesday and 3rd Thursday each month
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Prayer Space
Wed 12 Dec 11:00 - 15:00
Chelmsford Cathedral, CM1 1TY.
All welcome, drop-in anytime during the opening hours. Prayer Spaces are places to meet God and for prayer over our City, Nation and World and for anything that is on your heart. They are quiet and relaxed. Worship music gently plays and various interactive resources are laid out around the room to stimulate your prayers
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Messy Church
Sun 16 Dec 11:30
Trinity Methodist
A different kind of church for family Free fun and food for all the family
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CTiC Breakfast
Thu 20 Dec 08:30
Toby Carvery, Dukes Lane, CM2 6AD
Our Breakfasts are a great opportunity
for those in any leadership position
(not only senior ministers or pastors)
within the Churches and Christian Organisations of our City, to build relationship and to discover
what God is doing locally.
Usually 1st Wednesday and 3rd Thursday each month
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Christian Aid lunch
Thu 20 Dec 12:00
Trinity Methodist
Roger and Carole Fairclough 01245 257983
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Christmas Retreat - Led by Gill & Stewart McCredie & Friends
Mon 24 Dec 14:00 - Wed 26 Dec 14:00
The Diocesan House of Retreat
Open to all but is particularly there for those who might normally spend Christmas on their own. This is not a silent retreat, but nor is it a ‘party’. There will be opportunity for those who wish to, to have quiet space but it is also time for people to have a comfortable, relaxed time together.