Transforming the communities of Essex & East London through Christ’s presence

Whatever stage in life we are at and wherever we are the Chelmsford Holding Cross is designed to help us live our lives distinctively as Christians.

Watch Canon Edward Carter and Revd Katie de Bourcier talking about the Chelmsford Holding Cross.

Holding onto the Holding Cross is a symbol for holding onto faith and for God holding on to us.

Read our Information Sheet about the Chelmsford Holding Cross. For more information watch this video or contact Marion palmer on

Our 'Holding On' course

Holding On is a new five-part course that accompanies the Chelmsford Holding Cross. The course materials have been designed as a download so that they can be used to run the course locally. 

Leader's Notes 

The following videos are for use on the course: 



For more information about this 'Holding On' course, or if you would like to order a hard copy of the course notes with a DVD of the video clips for £20, please contact Marion Palmer.


Order your Holding Cross 

Order a stock of Chelmsford Holding Crosses for your church – print and post this Order Form to the address on the form. 

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