In the brief review of the month’s magazine



From the Vicar

Father Nicholas began by saying that no sooner Christmas had past and then we were into Lent, during to the early time for Easter. Ash Wednesday was on 10th February and a Lent course will run from then onwards.



Colchester Area Vocation Day

This was to be held on 5th March 2016 at Christchurch, Colchester. Varying descriptions of Obedience were given. .



Booking Officer

At the February 2016 time of magazine printing, a booking secretary for St Cedd’s was still being looked for. A volunteer was needed to deal with part of the admin of the hire of our hall at St Cedd’s by members of the public.



Christmas Flowers

Big thanks were given to all those who donated flowers over the Festive season.



Mothers’ Union

No meeting was held in January so it was just a reminder that the Tributes were due soon. This year they are due for £17.50. Once again the annual scheme for running their “annual scheme for Mothering Sunday – titled “making a Mother’s Day”.


The Ethical Gifts are available on this scheme and are priced from £6 to £100. Various categories and prices were listed, explaining what could be covered by this.



News from Stanway Lodge

The latest detailed news from that group was featured once more, which has proved a very good addition to our church magazine.