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Radical Presence- Imagining the post- viral age

Dear friends This is an invitation to join Radical Presence- Imagining the post- viral age. The charity Green Christian has created a series of 7 online conversations to help churches build a more sustainable, just and compassionate world after the pandemic. Click here to find more details and reserve you place to join us.  As we edge towards …

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Weekly Services and Events during Lockdown

Sunday Every Sunday morning, join with Rev Lorraine and other members of the congregation for morning worship from 10:15.  You can access this via either the St Stephen’s  Church—Colchester Facebook page or via our Church Web site All are welcome to join us and share any feedback or requests.  Please share with your friends Zoom Café …

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Zoom Café Starts on Monday 18 May from 2:00 pm

Zoom Café Monday afternoons from 2:00 to 3:30 pm Pop in and out as you like (free of charge, but bring your own drink and snacks!) To join on line: Click here OR via Zoom with meeting number 860 8099 1277 OR Join by phone on: 0203 481 5240, 0131 460 1196, 0203 051 2874 …

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Alleluia, He is risen! Happy Easter.

Joint Rev Lorraine for sunrise Easter Vigil, click here. Click here to join Rev Lorraine and members of St Stephen’s celebrating our Easter Sunday morning service

You are invited….

Please join us for various services over the next few days and beyond, as we prepare for Easter. Please click here to see full details.

Services for Holy Week and meetings for after Easter

Please click here to see details of services planned for Holy Week, together with prayer meeting and Bible studies planned for after Easter For order of service for Evening Prayer, please click here. Order of service for Maundy Thursday Service. If you weren’t able to join us for Evening Pray, but would like to share with …

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Sunday Worship for Palm Sunday 5 April

To join Rev Lorraine in Sunday worship, please click here

Our doors many be closed, but our hearts are open

Our doors may be closed but our hearts are open

Update to help to stem the spread of Coronavirus

In light of Government guidance, it is with regret but not unsurprising, that for the time being all Church groups and meeting will be cancelled until further notice.  This includes Sunday and mid-week services, Tuesday and Saturday Café, Rainbow Tots, Youthy, Lent Study course and other such groups.  Every effort will be made to keep …

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Eddie’s Story

“St Stephens is a great community. There’s no cliques- you don’t get that here. It’s one whole community that goes out of the comfort zone to help others. It breaks down a lot of barriers. Its such a community because of the love that’s around in this place.”