Vicar: Rev’d Caroline Beckett - 01206 30 87 26 -


July 2021 News

Jesus Christ is risen! He is risen indeed, Halleluiah! 

The Vicar and PCC have decided to resume the pattern of services as it was before the pandemic. Click here to find out:

Pattern of Services from July 2021 Onwards

Funerals  will all be at All Saints’ with numbers restricted by H M .Govt to 30 for funerals.  Weddings are not permitted until we come out of lockdown unless there is a very good reason e.g. one of the parties is in extremis.

Donations: To make a donation for the church’s work by phone Text SPECIALGIFT followed by the amount you wish to give to 70490. Texts cost your gift plus one standard rate message.

All Saints Extension and repairs: read about the progress here:-

Newsletter for All Saints June and July 2021

You can find a list of the contact details of the Vicar and officers of the church here:

Contact details for officers of the Parish Churches

Recordings coming soon (all will be up on the Vicar’s YouTube channel)

Postal Delivery of The Native

You can arrange to have the magazine posted to you.  Please click  on the link below:-

How to get your copy of the Native

Alternatively you can read The Native by clicking here:

Native July 2021

And also the Messenger:-

JulyAug 2021 Messenger

Message from the Vicar:

Resources will be posted on the Church Facebook page @cofebrightlingsea and on our Church website. If you would like a prayer booklet to help you pray at home you can download one here:-…/WorshipAtHome1.pdf

Those of you who live alone, please consider downloading a Next Of Kin Form from Church, to be returned in a sealed envelope to the Vicar at The Vicarage, Richard Ave, Brightlingsea CO7 0LP. In the event you are taken into hospital, we can open it and contact people for you and care for any pets you have. You can download it here:-–v4Hr6ZItCLPvJDdLo1Mse3NCg/edit?usp=drivesdk

If you would like someone to check on your welfare as the pandemic continues, please also download a Wellbeing Form to fill out and return to the Vicarage. If you know anyone else who might benefit from this please take one and drop it through their door. You can download ne hee:-

If you have questions, please contact the Vicar on 01206 30 87 26 or

If she can, Revd Caroline will put sermons talks and videos online with links to some music and the live broadcasts of other services

If you wish to hire St James please contact the church Administrator at the Parish Office (in St James) on 01206 30 23 78 or email her at The rate of hire is £15.00 per hour. Please print and complete this form, and leave it at the church office. If you have Adobe Acrobat dc on your computer you can open this form, click on ‘download’, then from the menu on the right click on ‘fill and sign’, fill it in, save it and email it to St James’ office at

St James’ Church Hire form