Children's church

Children's Church

Children's Church meets on November 24, December 15 and 22 . The children's corner and toy bags are always available if needed. For further information please contact Trudi Wright on 01371 873931.

All Age services

The whole Church community worshipping together: with readings, songs, prayers and Holy Communion.

  • The next All Age Service at St Mary’s is on Tuesday 24th December for our Cribstingle Services: Christmas Eve Crib Service and Christingle at 2pm and 4pm.
  • The next All Age Service at St Andrew’s is the Christingle Service on Tuesday 24th December at 2pm.
  • The first All Age Service of 2020 in St Mary’s is Epiphany on Sunday 5th January at 10:30am. Come dressed as a Wise Man!


St Mary's Church Nursery (registered charity) for pre-school children aged 2 - 4+ is open from 9.00am - 3:00pm weekdays during term-time, meeting in St Mary's Room.

Contact 07957 596303.

For details about the nursery, please have a look at their website here.

Messy Church

Messy Church at St Mary’s

provides an opportunity for children to learn about Jesus in a fun way through craft and activities and to share a meal. We meet in church, usually on the second Monday of the month, in term time from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

We meet next on December 9.

All children are welcome but they must bring at least one adult with them.

For further information please contact Lea Williams (705066), or see the information here.

Connect 120

The exciting collaborative project between church and school communities along the A120 corridor from Stansted to Takeley and Great Dunmow.

You can find more information on the website.