churchrollingAbout our Church

St Mary’s in Lawford is a friendly family church that is part of the Church of England in the diocese of Chelmsford. Although we gather together to meet every Sunday for worship, it’s not just about Sunday’s! Small Groups, that lie at the heart of who are we, meet at other times during the week. Children have groups on Sundays and are welcome along with all the family at Messy Church.

As a group of Christians, we follow Jesus Christ – an explanation of what we believe is available here. Although we meet in an ancient building, our outlook is entirely focused on living as Christians in a contemporary age. We are excited by all that God wants to do in  Lawford, and as our vision statement says we are ‘seeking God’s transforming power in ourselves, our church, and our community’. We look forward to meeting you soon!

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Sunday Worship
every Sunday at 10:00 am

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Upcoming events

31Jan
PCC Away DayTime: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
02Feb
Baptism Preparation - Week 1Time: 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
09Feb
Baptism Preparation - Week 2Time: 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
18Feb
Ash Wednesday CommunionTime: 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
26Feb
Lent Course - Week 1Time: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Recent Posts

From the Rectory – January
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Christmas is Coming!
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From the Rectory – November
Earlier this year I was digging through some old documents concerning the work that was done in...

Bible verse of the day

May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you the same attitude of mind toward each other that Christ Jesus had.

Random bible verse

The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay.

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