St Mary’s Plans to Redevelop its Church Campus to Prioritise Affordable Housing, Childcare and Community Spaces

St Mary’s Church and the Parish of Walthamstow are excited to announce a bold vision for a new and restored church campus in Walthamstow Village which will better serve E17. Our vision is to address specific needs in Walthamstow while also ensuring the long-term viability of our congregation, buildings and community work. This will include … [Read more…]

Sarah Clarke Appointed Parish Operations Director

St Mary’s Church and the Parish of Walthamstow are excited to announce the appointment of Sarah Clarke as our new Parish Operations Director. Sarah holds degrees from Plymouth University (Sociology and International Development) and Regent College in Vancouver, Canada (Masters in Theological Studies: Christianity and Culture). Sarah recently returned from Vancouver where she has lived for … [Read more…]

A Message from Vanessa: ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ (8th – 15th May 2016)

As some of you may know, the Archbishops of York and Canterbury have asked all of the churches in England to pray for the growth of the Church in the week leading up to Pentecost 2016, and for each of us, in our own local contexts and in our own unique ways, to share the … [Read more…]

Holy Week 2016 in the Parish of Walthamstow

The Parish of Walthamstow will celebrate Holy Week 2016 with services and events hosted by all of our churches. On Monday the 21st of March, night prayer, or Compline, will be held at St Mary’s at 8 pm, with Compline held the following evening (22 March), also at 8 pm, at St Stephen’s Church. On Wednesday … [Read more…]

St Mary’s Bells removed for repair

St. Mary’s Church bells were removed in the week of February 8th, and taken to Taylor’s Bell Foundry in Loughborough for repair. They are expected to be returned in June. For more details, click here for an article written by St. Mary’s Church member and bellringer David Baker.