Bishop’s 1st Service in the Benefice

On Sunday 2nd September we were pleased to welcome the new Bishop of Bradwell, Bishop John Perumbalath who came to lead his first service in the Benefice at the United Benefice service in Orsett.

At the end of the service it was announced by Sue that Canon Glyn Jones was stepping down from officiating in church services.… Read More

Youth HUB – Summer BBQ

It might have been the World Cup Final but that didn’t stop members of the Youth HUB from enjoying an afternoon of games and food (and keeping an eye on the score) at the Rectory.

Thanks to Phil for his endeavours in the kitchen to keep the young people sustained through their exertions on a warm Sunday afternoon.… Read More

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