St Cedd’s Church

News Update

With the unprecedented situation with the COVID-19 Pandemic urgent changes to the church activities have been needed.

So reluctantly we have had to stop all activities involving social interaction until further notice.

Tea and Talk is cancelled

Church Services are currently put on hold.

You may have heard on the news that places of worship are allowed to open for restricted services from 4th July.

We have been advised that guidelines from the government will be available soon. This will entail instructions on what is allowed and what is not allowed and also guidelines on how to make places of worship covid safe.

The PCC have received these instructions and there are considerable preparations to make our church secure.

There is much to be considered as well as regulations to be observed. We are aware that many of us are still shielding – at least until 1st August.

We will be Preparing the church building during August with a view of starting services again late September keep an eye on the news updates for the latest information.

What we do know is that our services will be vastly different to normal to comply with covid secure regulations.

We will let you know with plenty of notice when we are reopening and how it will work.

In these unfortunate circumstances You may like to keep a source of teaching that would have been given at church, there are Podcast sermons available to listen to and can be found on the following link.

To help here is the Liturgy for Daily prayer  

There is a free APP for you phone/ tablet available from the Church of England and is available from the usual App Stores. The application tracks the days and the readings, prayers etc. are automatically included so a church service in your hand! It is called Daily Prayer and is free.

Podcasts Daily Prayer