The Month now incorporates your Notice Board favourites – Cycle of Prayer, training opportunities and clergy – every other month.
See how your Church can get involved with #Godwithus campaign, The Class of 2017 are ordained as deacons by Bishop Stephen and St Andrew's win best kept Churchyard contest.
Young people are making a difference at St Matthew's in Stratford, Vanessa is welcomed as the new Archdeacon of Harlow and Food Ministry Team gets the votes of judges in Pride in Basildon awards
Education special, OFSTED inspector, says Pebmarsh school is 'a vibrant, colourful place' Children at Sparrows All Saints Nursery have been learning how plants grow.
Bishop Stephen leads the tributes to Bishop John Wraw, Alphamstone will be warmer thanks to grant from Friends of Essex Churches and Spiderman's antics at popular Cirque du Bocking are a showstopper.
In this issue of The Month: Scarecrow Festival raises £850 for church funds, Teen Challenge is Chigwell churches' answer to Bishop Stephen's plea and Carole Hodgkins wins national
sermon of the year competition.
Up, up and away - the Bishop visits air ambulance, the Diocese welcomes Revd Vanessa Herrick as Harlow's new Archdeacon and the CBE recognition for Ronald Blythe in Queen's birthday honors.