Online Services

Week beginning Sunday 31st May 2020

 

Churches are closed until further notice due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.

Please see below and also our Church at Home web page for ways to worship during this time.

At the moment the Saffron Walden and Villages Team Ministry is able to offer several ways in which you can worship online during the week and on Sundays. See below for details of our weekly pre-recorded 30 minute YouTube Act of Worship, and our livestream Zoom 45 minute Holy Communion services at 9.30am and 10.00am each Sunday and at 9.30am on Wednesdays. There is also a Zoom Evening Prayer on Tuesdays at 5.00pm.
Past YouTube services can be accessed below.
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Sunday 31st May  Pentecost Sunday  

You might like to wear something red or flame-coloured at our services today!

Weekly Resources Church@Home Click here or on the logo on the left to access our Weekly Resources for parents to use with children and young people at home. If you would like to receive a weekly email of story and craft ideas from Matt our Children & Youth Leader, then please let him know by email  matt.williamson20@me.com   For more resources for worshipping together as a family, please click here.
 

Diocese of Chelmsford Sermon Podcasts

For Pentecost Sunday by Canon Ivor Moody - 31 May 2020- can be accessed here .
 

Thy Kingdom Come Zoom Compline services

Th Kingdom Come logoThe Bishop of Norwich is inviting everyone to join him at 9pm each evening between Ascension Day and Pentecost in a Zoom Compline service. Details available here. But to find out more about prayer opportunities  for families and those of all ages in this period between Ascension and Pentecost visit our Thy Kingdom Page here.
 

Rt Rev'd Peter Hill

Acting Bishop of Chelmsford has recorded a special message for Pentecost. You can view it here:  https://youtu.be/rO62R9RBBig
 

Chris Bishop's Pandemic Songs

Chris Bishop YouTubeTo cheer us all up we have another new song from our very own Canon Chris Bishop – "Collaboration IX:Apps".  To see the other songs Chris Bishop has produced during the pandemic, click here.



 

YouTube Act of Worship for Sunday 31st May 2020

AlexJeewan-inchurch2As a Team Ministry, we are producing a weekly video of a short act of worship. Today's service for the Sunday after Ascension is led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan. Click here or on the image on the right to see and listen to this 30 minute Act of Worship. The service sheet can be downloaded here (or in booklet form here).  The readings can be followed in this week's Grapevine here. 

Also you can download previous Online Services here.


NEW We can now enable people who don’t have access to emails or the Internet to join our live services by phone.   If you know anyone who falls into that category, please encourage them to phone 01799 525 041 and Steve or Judith will give them all the information they need – it’s not difficult to join the service from a landline or basic mobile.

Zoom Holy Communion - 9.30am for Sunday 31st May 2020


Zoom Screenshot-400 You are most welcome to participate in this live Zoom service led by Rev'd Paula Griffiths. Please email us at team@stmaryssaffronwalden.org before 6pm on Saturday to get the link which is also in the weekly bulletin emailed to parishioners. You will need to first download the free video conferencing app ZOOM from https://zoom.us   The service sheet can be downloaded here (or in booklet form here).  The readings can be followed in this week's Grapevine here. 
 

Live Zoom Family Communion with Sunday School - 9.30am for Sunday 31st May 2020

Zoom Screenshot-400Led by Rev'd Tim Hardingham. Please email us at team@stmaryssaffronwalden.org before 6pm on Saturday to get the link which is also in the weekly bulletin emailed to parishioners. You will need to first download the free video conferencing app ZOOM from https://zoom.us  Order of service available from tim@hardingham.net

 

Zoom Holy Communion - 10.00am for Sunday 31st May 2020

Zoom Screenshot-400 You are most welcome to participate in this live Zoom service led by Rev'd John Saxon from the Saffron Walden and Villages Team Ministry. Please email us at team@stmaryssaffronwalden.org before 6pm on Saturday to get the link which is also in the weekly bulletin emailed to parishioners. You will need to first download the free video conferencing app ZOOM from https://zoom.us    The service sheet can be downloaded here (or in booklet form here).  The readings can be followed in this week's Grapevine here. 
 

Zoom Evening Prayer - 5.00pm Tuesday 2nd June 2020


Zoom Screenshot-400You are most welcome to participate in our Zoom service from the Saffron Walden and Villages Team Ministry. Please email us at team@stmaryssaffronwalden.org before 6pm on Monday to get the link which is also in the weekly bulletin emailed to parishioners. It would help if you first downloaded the free video conferencing app ZOOM from https://zoom.us   A copy of the Evening Prayer service sheet can be downloaded here. The Bible references for the psalm and reading are Psalm 135 & Romans 1:18-end
 

Zoom Holy Communion - 9.30am for Wednesday 3rd June 2020

Zoom Screenshot-400 You are most welcome to participate in this live Zoom service led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan; preacher Revd Caroline Currer  from the Saffron Walden and Villages Team Ministry. Please email us at team@stmaryssaffronwalden.org before 6pm on Tuesday to get the link which is also in the weekly bulletin emailed to parishioners. You will need to first download the free video conferencing app ZOOM from https://zoom.us    The service sheet and details of Bible readings can be downloaded here.

H2H Youth Led Zoom Service -Sunday 7th June - open to all

Zoom Screenshot-400There will be a Live Zoom H2H (highway to Heaven) service next Sunday evening from 6:30-7:30pm .This month we will be exploring 'The Creed'. Bring your own cakes! Meeting code on next week’s email bulletin.



Please also see our Church at Home web page for other ways to worship during this time.

A prayer for Pentecost

Holy Spirit, sent by the Father;
Ignite in us your holy fire;
Strengthen your children with the gift of faith;
Revive your church with the breath of love
And renew the face of the earth.
Through Jesus Christ our Lord
Amen

With love,

The Saffron Walden Team Ministry


Past Online Services

Online service 27 March 2020edAs part of the Saffron Walden and Villages Team Ministry, we are producing a weekly video of a short act of worship which is being posted on YouTube.  This page shows these online services for the past few weeks. In most cases you can also download an order of service and the readings can be found in the corresponding Grapevine newsletter.

Pentecost Sunday 31st May 2020 - Act of Worship on YouTube
Join this service led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan on YouTube here and download the service sheet here and the readings can be followed in the Grapevine here.

Sunday after Ascension 24th May 2020 - Act of Worship on YouTube
Join this service led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan on YouTube here and download the service sheet here and the readings can be followed in the Grapevine here.

Ascension Day 21st May 2020 -  - Act of Worship on YouTube
Click here to see and listen to this service.  Service sheet available here. Readings for Ascension Day available here.

Sixth Sunday of Easter 17th May 2020 - Act of Worship on YouTube
Join this service led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan on YouTube here and download the service sheet here and the readings can be followed in the Grapevine here.

Fifth Sunday of Easter 10th May 2020 - Act of Worship on YouTube
Join this service led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan on YouTube here and download the service sheet here and the readings can be followed in this Sunday's Grapevine here.

Fourth Sunday of Easter 3rd May 2020 - Act of Worship on YouTube
Join this service led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan on YouTube here and download the service sheet here and the readings can be followed in this Sunday's Grapevine here.

Third Sunday of Easter 26th April 2020 - Act of Worship on YouTube
Join this service led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan on YouTube here and download the service sheet here and the readings can be followed in this Sunday's Grapevine here.

Second Sunday of Easter 19th April 2020 - Act of Worship on YouTube
Join this service led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan on YouTube here and download the service sheet here and the readings can be followed in this Sunday's Grapevine here.

Easter Sunday - Service on YouTube for 12th April 2020
Join this service led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan on YouTube here and download the service sheet here and the readings can be followed in this Sunday's Grapevine here.

Good Friday - Reflections at the Cross - 10th April 2020
Join this service led by Rev'd John Saxon on YouTube here and download the service sheet here.

Good Friday - Devotion and Reflections - 10th April 2020
Join this service led by Rev'd Alex Jeewan on YouTube here.

Maundy Thursday 9th April 2020
Watch service on YouTube here and download a service sheet here and  readings available here.

Sunday 5th April 2020 Palm Sunday
Watch service on YouTube here and download order of service here. Readings in Grapevine here.  

Sunday 29th March 2020 Passion Sunday
Watch service on YouTube here and download order of service here. Readings in Grapevine here.     

Sunday 22nd March 2020 Mothering Sunday
Watch service on YouTube here and readings in Grapevine here.     

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