Click above to read the Christ Church, with St Mary’s, annual report and financial statements of the Parochial Church Council (PCC) for the year ended 31 December 2019.
During the coronavirus emergency, our church, like many organisations today, is suffering severely from a lack of funds. Our finance team is working hard to implement cost savings, whilst still allowing us to maintain a clear and effective presence in the community. We are especially grateful to our many regular … Continue Reading →
Our vision is to be Christ’s Church in the community. Our recent investment, both in the Church and Community Centre, reflect our desire to develop our services to local people and become a valued meeting place, both for worship and a wide variety of community activities. This investment has been … Continue Reading →
Recently we heard about our new recommended giving policy from Brian Harris, Chair of our Finance Committee. Having trialled membership of the Parish Giving Scheme (P.G.S) with members of our staff team and PCC taking the lead, we are now ready to roll it out to the wider congregation. The … Continue Reading →
It is now a couple of months since Brian Harris, chair of our Finance Committee, outlined our proposal to join the Parish Giving Scheme. There are a number of excellent reasons why we are encouraging all existing regular givers to sign up to the P.G.S. not the least of which … Continue Reading →
We recently recieved a letter of thanks from Bishop Lee for our contribution to the Diocese. You can read the letter here Thank you for your Parish Share in 2017 See how the Diocese spends it’s income.
On Sunday 10th September we started our annual stewardship campaign. The aim of this is to, firstly, thank everyone for their financial support, encouragement and practical help throughout the year which allows us to maintain a strong Christian presence in Old Town and beyond. Secondly it is to let everyone … Continue Reading →
Our Annual Parochial Church meeting was held on Sunday 28th April. Our annual report and accounts can be seen below and paper copies will be available next weekend. Daniel Pitt was elected as church warden. This year’s highlights: Our average Sunday attendance was 200 We christened 46 babies Married 22 couples … Continue Reading →
The FIS held their last meeting of the year in November. You can read the minutes here. The next meeting is 22nd January 2013 For more information about the committee contact Gareth Hutchinson (email@example.com) or Chris Raven (firstname.lastname@example.org)