Do not forget any foodbank donations can be left in the porch and will be taken down to the distribution centre on a regular basis.

Coffee after Church

Please come along for a drink or a chat, either after the 9.30am Service or before the 11.30am service in the Parish Hall. If you would like to go on the tea rota please contact Sammy in the parish office and she will let you know how you go about it. We are always grateful for any volunteers to help.

Davenant Governors

Davenant is looking for new governors, please see the information below

Davenant Foundation School is a good school, with an Outstanding sixth form, according to Ofsted. The Governing Body which provides support and challenge to the school leadership is refreshing its membership in line with good practice of governance. We are therefore seeking to recruit up to five Governors with specific skills and the commitment to strategically steer the school throughout the next five years. The skills and experience we are looking for, ideally gained in an educational context, are in:    ­    Finance and Accounting/Audit, ­    HR, ­    Capital (Property) Planning, ­    Education/Curriculum Reform, Legal

We are seeking individuals with the skills to chair our Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee and our Curriculum and Quality Committee.

For more details please have a word with Chris

Course in Christian studies
Rev’d Carol Newnham and Rev’d Elizabeth Price will be leading the next Course in Christian Studies (CCS) at St Mary’s Church, Theydon Bois, beginning on Tuesday 19th September 2022. This will be a weekly face-to-face course on Tuesday evenings, 7pm-9pm. The Course in Christian Studies runs for 2 years and is an opportunity to explore the Christian faith with others, wherever you are on your personal journey. It covers a wide range variety of subjects and is open to anyone over the age of 16 years. To find out more about the course, a ’taster evening’ will be held on Tuesday 5th July, at St Mary’s, TB, 7pm-9pm. If you would like to attend or want to know more details about the taster evening or CCS, then please speak to Rev’d Carol on 01992 676818.