Dates and News
Pastoral Letter detailing the changes to our services.
* March 2021 *
New flooring has been laid at the back of the church to make good the damage caused by the flood. It is of a much higher standard than what was there before and it will serve us well for years to come.
The foodbank are almost finished installing a partition in the Wesley Hall to create more storage space for their expanded operations and will soon be able to move back into the Foodbank Room (previously called the Youth Room) and the partitioned area of the Wesley Hall.
Wool Drops If anyone would like to do some knitting or craft whilst they are at home I can organise wool, needles, patterns etc to be dropped round. Please email, Kate Rowe via Knit & Natter to discuss what you would like. You can join in with the Knit and Natter projects, some of which are easy to do, or you can make whatever you like. I can provide some sewing kits as well if you prefer to sew. Craft activities are very good for you, apparently – particularly knitting!
Services on the radio for those not online:
Sundays 8.10am - Radio 4 FM (radio or tv Freeview channel 704)
Daily 8.10am – Radio 4 Long Wave (radio or tv Freesat channel 710,
Sky channel 0143, or Virgin channel 911)
Online Church Services
From local churches: as well as our own Sunday morning service on
Bishops Stortford Methodist Church https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-Vwyj1TcXfJlm1-IYxJn0Q/,
The Community Church https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0ZOyywWi3eEhdhjnJKw0gA has a Sunday service, and Daily Mass is being streamed from St Joseph’s at 9.30am Mon to Fri, with weekend Masses at 6pm Sat, and 9am, 11am, and 6pm on Sunday at www.churchservices.tv/bishopsstortford.
In addition, the central Methodist Church is working in collaboration with the following churches to provide Sunday worship:
Wesley's Chapel London Sundays 11am on www.youtube.com/channel/UCUAUqhmhevz5sqhh72LIMxA.
Swan Bank Methodist Church in Burslem: Sundays 10:30am on www.youtube.com/user/SwanBank and www.facebook.com/swanbank/
Methodist Central Hall Westminster Sundays at 11am onwww.youtube.com/mchwevents.
Sthie ('At home') A very different worship experience: join in live on Sundays on their Facebook group. For details see www.andyfishburne.com/ 2020/03/15/sthie-at-home-online-worship/. You can watch previous live-streamed videos at www.youtube.com/andyfishburne.
We hope these four options will offer some breadth from our tradition.