Sandon Church People
21st Century Church
Sandon Church Building
11th Century Building
St. Andrew's Church,
Sandon CM2 7RQ
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If you are hoping to be married or baptised or have some other need then please do contact Revd Terry Brown.
Please follow the links above for details of services, events and other detail.

Revd Terry Brown

Tel: 01245 698988

Judy Cecil
Tel: 01245 224747
Michael Puffett

Tel: 01245 222066

Christ is the bread of life:
When we eat this bread and drink this cup,
we proclaim your death, Lord Jesus,
until you come in glory.

is in the
Chelmsford South Deanery,
a part of the
Archdeaconry of Chelmsford
in the
Diocese of Chelmsford.
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Next Sunday's Services. 19th November 2017 2 before Advent

10.00am Sung Eucharist. Service taken by Revd. Terry Brown:
Preacher: Revd. Canon Christine McCafferty

The Week Ahead.

Mon 13th Nov. 8.00pm Friends’ Committee Meeting in The Crown ph
Tues 14th Nov. 9.30am Said Eucharist followed by refreshments.
Birthday of Prince Charles, Prince of Wales.
Wed 15th Nov. 1.00pm Tiny Tots
Fri. 17th Nov. No Choir Practice this week.
Sat. 18th Nov. 12.00 noon to 2.30pm Christmas Fayre in Sandon Village Hall. Great Fun; lots of stalls; do come!!

For Your Diary

1) Wed 22nd November. Chelmsford South Deanery Celebration of Prayer & Praise. This 8.00pm service at St Mary's Great Baddow. Revd Canon David Hague will speak on 'Transforming the Communities of Essex and East London through Christ's Presence.'

2) Friday 1st December 7.30pm Patronal Festival of St Andrew. Service of Readings and Music followed by 'cheese & wine'. Tenor soloist John Pierce will sing two songs. Mayor & Mayoress will be present and the preacher is Ven. Michael Fox.

3) Sat 9th December 4.00pm Christmas Market by Friends of Sandon Church. There will be a visit from Father Christmas, lighting of the Christmas Tree, carol singing and various Craft stalls in the church.

4) Tuesday 19th December. Christmas Lunch at the Crown ph. 12.00noon. Booking Sheet on the welcome table with full details of costs etc. (Pay in advance)

There is a plastic box at the back of the church where you are invited to place food for the local Food Bank. Can you help with suitable items? (Watch the expiry dates)

Michael Puffett Churchwarden See our website

A supervised children's corner is available in the North Aisle for Sunday 10 am services. Please bring your children along or stay yourselves too. Toys, playdoh, paper and crayons will be available.

People stacked as churchCalendar of Events

Saturday 25th November Family Party
at Village Hall 3 pm - 5 pm
We have booked an entertainer who will not only get children involved but parents as well. If you have never spun a plate on a stick then this the party for you. There is no cost for this party but donations are welcome.

Friday 1st December 7:30 pm Patronal Festival for St. Andrew
Service of Music and Readings followed by cheese and wine. Tenor soloist John Pierce singing two songs. Mayor & Mayoress will be in attendance.

Saturday 9th December Ladies Breakfast
Speaker Revd Susan Iskander, Priest in Charge of All Saints Springfield
8:30 am at Butts Green Garden Centre.
Book you place on the list on the welcome table in church or telephone Janet on 01245 472997

Special December Christmas Services

Picture of Christmas Lighting Saturday 9th
4:00 pm Christmas Market by the Friends of Sandon Church
This evening will include a visit from Father Christmas, lighting of the Christmas Tree, carol singing and various craft stalls in church

Picture of Christingle Sunday 10th
4:00 pm Christingle Service
Come and experience this service as we light the candles of the Christingle.

Picture of Candles Sunday 17th
6:30 pm Candle Lit Nine Lessons & Carols
Come again and hear the story of the first Christmas and see the church in all its glory. Arrive early to obtain a seat. Our Choir will be joined by singers from Sandon School. The Deputy Mayor& Mayoress of Chelmsford will be in attendance

Picture of Beer and Carols cracker Tuesday 19th
7:00 pm Beer and Carols @ The Crown
Everyone invited to come and sing favourite carols and sample free mince pies.

Picture of Crib Sunday 24th Christmas Eve
4:00 pm Crib Service
A service for all ages to gather round the manger and see the Christmas story unfold. Children please come dressed as one of the characters of the Christmas Story. Sheep, Camels and donkeys also needed, as well as Mary, Joseph, Shepherds, Kings and Inn Keepers.

Picture of Stable 11:30 pm Midnight Communion Service
Come and welcome the new born Christ child. Arrive early to obtain a seat at this popular service.

Picture of Wise men visiting crib Monday 25th Christmas Day
10:00 am Christmas Day Service & Communion
Please bring an opened present to show us at the service