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 2017-18 are as follows:

Ex officio members Lore Chumbley Priest-in-charge, chair of council
  Mark Elliott Reader
  Alex Soboslay Church warden, secretary
  Malcolm Wall Church warden
  Sarah Kerr Deanery Synod representative
  Jane Nicholson Deanery Synod representative
  Brenda Wall Deanery Synod representative
     
Elected until 2018 Judith Bishop  
  Rowena Hall  
  Janet Mahto  
     
Elected until 2019 Georgina Bowman  Council treasurer
  Penny Edwards  
  Virginia Knight  
     
Elected until 2020 Matthew Jones Lay chair 
  Sharon Rawlings  
     
Co-opted Will Willans Tower Captain


Upcoming Services

Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 22 Oct at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 26 Oct at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 29 Oct at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 2 Nov at 11:00am
Eucharist for the Commemoration of the Faithful Departed
Thu 2 Nov at 7:30pm
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 5 Nov at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 9 Nov at 11:00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Sun 12 Nov at 8:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 12 Nov at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 16 Nov at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 19 Nov at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 23 Nov at 11:00am

Latest Events

Topping Book Shop - Tad Wiliams
Tue 24 Oct 8:00pm-9:30pm
Pilgrim Group
Thu 26 Oct 7:30pm-9:00pm
The Cedar Tree Community Cafe
Fri 27 Oct 11:00am-1:30pm
Choir Practice
Fri 27 Oct 7:30pm-9:00pm
Christ Church helping at the Genesis Sunday Centre
Sun 29 Oct 11:00am-3:15pm