Plan to Give with Parish Giving

Today, Saturday 2nd May, the ÂŁ160 fixed cost of running our parish has been sponsored by a most generous donor from our congregation. Thank you 🙏 If not already doing so, we would urge everyone to sign up to the … Continue Reading

The Existence of God: A famous clash of world views

  On 4th April 2009, two men met at Biola University to debate the question of God’s existence in front of an overflow crowd and a global internet audience. … Continue Reading

Church at home

Photo credit: cartoonchurch.com During this unprecedented time, we continue to offer services that you can either watch live on Facebook, or catch up with later. You do not need a Facebook account in order to view the service. Go to https://www.facebook.com/wansteadparish/ … Continue Reading

Holy Week & prayer services on YouTube

As Canon Ann mentioned at the end of her daily prayer service earlier today, tomorrow’s parish email will contain a link to an act of worship for Palm Sunday. Just before the lockdown Father Jack, working with our amazing local … Continue Reading

COVID19 update #3- Monday 23 March, 2020

This is Update Number Three (23/03/2020) regarding our response across Wanstead Parish to the Covid19 virus. … Continue Reading

COVID-19 update #2- Tuesday 17 March, 2020, The Feast Day of St Patrick

Photo credit: David Bird Introduction: This is Update Number Two (17/03/2020) regarding our response across Wanstead Parish to the Covid19 virus. … Continue Reading

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update

This is update #1 (16/03/20)  regarding our response across Wanstead Parish to the Covid-19 virus. Please check our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts @wansteadparish for latest updates. Our aim in issuing these updates is to reassure parishioners that we are … Continue Reading

Refugee Welcome Wanstead

For eight years, the war in Syria has raged. We’ve all seen the photos of flattened buildings, people killed or injured, and families torn apart, creating the world’s largest refugee crisis and forcing people into camps in Lebanon and Jordan. … Continue Reading

Lent, Passiontide, Holy Week and Easter

One of the busiest times of the church year, it’s often a struggle to keep abreast of all the diary dates, events and services going on. … Continue Reading

Redbridge Street Pastors

Today we welcomed Max Bawhorn, who spoke about the vital work that he and his colleagues at Redbridge Street Pastors do on patrol on the streets of Woodford and Ilford. Street Pastors effectively act as a link in the chain … Continue Reading