Main service times
St Mary's: 9am
St John's: 11am
More details

Rector: Colin Hopkinson (01268 542156)
Curate: Emma Wylie
Community & Youth Pastor: Julian Patching (07860 119450)
Parish Office: 01268 490400
More details

Childcare Services
Phone: 01268 490400
More details

Weddings / Baptisms

Mind the Gap

Spiritual Spa

Quiz Night at St John’s

Family Fun Day

Easter Services 2017

Lent 2017

Christmas Services 2016

Gift to the Basildon Community Resource Centre

Our PCC recently voted a substantial gift of £10,000 to the CRC , taken from funds set aside for charitable giving. We have a long established relationship with the CRC and what follows is an explanation for this particular gift (with thanks to Perry Childs, CRC trustee and member of our church).

Read the rest of this entry »


Sunday 10th April 2016 at 7pm following Worship at St John’s Church at 6.30pm

All members on the electoral roll or resident in the parish and on a Register of Local Government Electors are warmly invited to attend the above meetings at which we will be appointing our Churchwardens, their Deputies, PCC members and Sidespersons for 2016/2017.

At the APCM, in addition to the Rector’s Annual Report, there will be presentation of Reports on the proceedings of the PCC and the Deanery Synod, the Fabric of each Church, the Churchwardens’ reports, the activities of church, community, youth and uniformed groups, submission of the electoral roll and presentation of financial statements and report from the Treasurer as well as reports on the many activities of our Church members. Please come and join us. For further information please contact Ann Sargent – PCC Secretary.

Easter Services

During this important period in our Christian calendar we will be conducting the following services: Read the rest of this entry »

Reflections of Calais

Read full report on Colin’s visit to Calais to see first hand what he discovered in the Jungle Read the rest of this entry »

It is Good to Affirm Motherhood

This month there is a day when we officially declare that we think mothers are incredible.

And for those of you who don’t think this is, or could be you, let me just say;

It is a day when we also recognise the importance of mothering, and personally, I don’t think you have to have birthed a child to be a mother…

Read the rest of this entry »