Orsett Church Fete

St Gile’s and All Saints held their church fete on Saturday 11th May. After some initial poor weather things improved.

We held the fete in our local church school, it was wonderful having their support and facilities at out disposal. We were delighted that some of the children from the school came and sang and danced,… Read More

Bulphan church gets a new noticeboard

Our new noticeboard is the gift of Bulphan-in-Bloom (B-i-B) in memory of the late Alan Cox, who tirelessly supported both B-i-B and St Mary’s, always mowing grass. Alan lived on the opposite corner from the church and said that he was privileged to have the best view in Bulphan and the least he could do is help to keep it looking its best.… Read More

Easter Sunday : Bulphan

The Easter Sunday service at Bulphan, as well as being a celebration of the resurrection of Jesus from the dead, marked the point at which 8 young people from the Benefice took part in their first Holy Communion. The children met at with Rev Sue Mann at the Rectory, to prepare for this.. Through some fun activities and discussion,… Read More

Good Friday : Bulphan

On Good Friday, a Walk of Witness and Stations of the Cross workshop took place in Bulphan. Members from all 3 Anglican churches in the Benefice and from the Zion Chapel in Bulphan took part.

Bulphan residents saw the large wooden cross being carried throughthe village and short ceremonies taking place at Bulphan School, the Zion Chapel,… Read More