The Bishop moves in

The new Bishop of Bradwell (Dr John Perumbalath) and his family took up residence at The Bishop’s House, Orsett Road, Horndon on Tuesday 17th July.
Sonia Ward (Churchwarden Horndon) took a welcoming gift of a basket of Horndon related items, which she said was welcomed warmly, as was she.
We look forward to seeing Bishop John and his family around the village and look forward to him conducting the United Benefice service at Orsett on Sunday 2nd September.… Read More

New Bishop of Bradwell announced

The successor to Bishop John Wraw who sadly passed away in July 2017 has been announced.
The Venerable Dr John Perumbalath currently Archdeacon of Barking was announced as Bishop Designate on March 9th.  His consecration at St Paul’s Cathedral is planned for July 3rd.
We look forward to welcoming him and his family to the Benefice.… Read More

YES … YES … YES

YES … YES … YES
The 3rd Sunday of the month is Horndon’s Family Service and the December one was a treat, a Young Enthusiastic Service (or Y E S) organised and run by the young people from the Youth HUB. These young people guided us through the service in a refreshing way and we were treated to an interpretation of the Nativity through the eyes of the animals;… Read More

Kidz K’nexion – David and Goliath

Sixteen children from across Benefice gathered for the latest David and Goliath themed Kidz K’nexion at the Churches’ Centre in Orsett on Tuesday 24th October.
As ever the format was making, singing and playing, topped off with lunch.
The children decorated David and Goliath pictures in a mosaic style that will be displayed in each of the 3 churches in the Benefice and the Churches’ Centre,… Read More