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  
  Jonathan Stead  
     
Co-opted Will Willans Tower Captain


Upcoming Services

Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 20 Sep at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 23 Sep at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 27 Sep at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 30 Sep at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 4 Oct at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 7 Oct at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 11 Oct at 11:00am
Holy Communion (BCP)
Sun 14 Oct at 8:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 14 Oct at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 18 Oct at 11:00am
Sung Eucharist with Junior Church
Sun 21 Oct at 10:00am
Eucharist followed by coffee
Thu 25 Oct at 11:00am

Latest Events

New You meeting
Thu 20 Sep 12:00pm-1:00pm
Pilgrim Group - Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Thu 20 Sep 7:30pm-9:30pm
The Cedar Tree Community Cafe
Fri 21 Sep 11:00am-1:30pm
Choir Practice
Fri 21 Sep 7:30pm-9:00pm
New You meeting
Thu 27 Sep 12:00pm-1:00pm