ADVENT SUNDAY 29th November

A special service to mark the start of Advent was broadcast from the church at 9.30am on Sunday 29th November, and is available on YouTube.  Here is the service sheet – Advent Sunday It includes Psalm 80: and the anthem ‘And the Glory’ of the Lord’ by Handel:
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PRAYER & WORSHIP IN CHURCH

From 5th November new Covid restrictions mean we can no longer hold services of worship in the church.  (Services will continue online on our Facebook page.)   But we can open the church for private prayer, and for you to light a candle or just sit down for a few minutes’...
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ALL SOULS COMMEMORATION – 1st November

We will be holding a Service at 3.00pm on 1st November to remember those we have loved and see no longer.  Everyone is welcome – if you would like a name or names included, please tell Alan Clarke or email churchwarden@bansteadallsaints.com
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NEW VICAR WANTED

We seek a Vicar who can help us bring God’s love to everyone here – a Vicar with vision who will: Help us develop the spiritual life of the church Engage with the local community, young & old & with our ecumenical partners Build on our youth & children’s work...
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WORSHIP & MUSIC IN CHURCH

We resumed services in church in August.  There is now one Service at 9.30am on Sundays and one at 10.00am on Wednesdays, very similar to each other in their simplicity.  You can find the music (recorded) for this Sunday’s service HERE. So – if you’re happy to come...
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Annual Parochial Church Meeting 18th October

The Annual Parochial Church Meeting took place on Sunday 18th October at 11.00am in person in church with a Zoom link for those who are shielding – a first for us, and we were pleased that it worked! The first part was the Open Meeting for all the parish to elect...
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PRISONS WEEK – 11th-17th October

Prisons Week this year runs from 11th-17th October  It is a time when we pray for the needs of all those affected by prisons: prisoners and victims, their families, their communities, those working and volunteering in prisons and the criminal justice system.  The theme for 2020...
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CREATIONTIDE & HARVEST THANKSGIVING – 4th October

Come and join us on 4th October at 9.30am for our Service for  Creationtide  & Harvest Thanksgiving, when we shall be giving thanks for God’s good gift of creation as we commit ourselves to care for the resources of the earth in the face of climate change and other...
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CHOIR NEWS

The Choir restarted rehearsals on Friday evenings from 11th September – singing together again after so long.   The precautions of course are numerous – timing cut to one hour, use of hand sanitiser at entry, only one in the choir vestry at a time, each touching only...
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RIDE & STRIDE – 12th September

On Saturday 12th September participants will cycle or walk between as many Surrey churches as they like, choosing their own route. This is a long-established event run by Surrey Churches Preservation Trust.    All Saints’ now has a team – a solo cyclist and a family group. ...
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