A liberal & inclusive church, seeking God through beauty in our worship, honesty in our faith & doubt, & service in our community

There are three ways someone can join Church Council.

  • Ex officio members belong to council because they hold another position at Christ Church, such as church warden.
  • The majority of members are elected at the Annual General Meeting (AGM), which is held just after Easter. Elected members serve for three years and can stand for re-election if they are nominated again. One third of the elected members of council are elected at each AGM. 
  • Members can also be co-opted, meaning that the other members of council ask them to join for serve a particular purpose.

The members of Church Council for 2018-19 are as follows:

Ex officio members Lore Chumbley Priest-in-charge, chair of council
  Mark Elliott Reader
  Lewis Boyd Church warden
  Janet Mahto Church warden
  Sarah Kerr Deanery Synod representative
  Jane Nicholson Deanery Synod representative
  Brenda Wall Deanery Synod representative
     
Elected until 2019 Georgina Bowman  Council treasurer
  Penny Edwards  
  Virginia Knight  
     
Elected until 2020 Matthew Jones Lay chair 
  Sharon Rawlings  
     
Elected until 2021 Judith Bishop  
  Rowena Hall  
  Jonathan Stead  
     
Co-opted Will Willans Tower Captain


Upcoming Services

Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 27 May at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 31 May at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 3 Jun at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 7 Jun at 11:00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Sun 10 Jun at 8:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 10 Jun at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 14 Jun at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 17 Jun at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 21 Jun at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 24 Jun at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 28 Jun at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 1 Jul at 10:00am

Latest Events

Trustees meeting
Wed 30 May 7:30pm-9:30pm
New You! meeting
Thu 31 May 12:00pm-1:00pm
Toppings - Sue Black
Thu 31 May 8:00pm-9:30pm
The Cedar Tree Community Cafe
Fri 1 Jun 11:00am-1:30pm
Choir Practice
Fri 1 Jun 7:30pm-9:00pm