Future Events

This is where we will highlight what’s coming up in the next month or so. We’ll put details of special services and activities here. Daily events are listed on the home page.

Aug
26
Sun
Summer Evensongs
Aug 26 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

As usual, we will be sharing evensongs with other churches in the area during the summer months. It’s a good opportunity to meet people from other congregations and worship together. They all start at 6.30pm and finish with refreshments. Come along… bring a friend.

  • August 5th: St Barnabas, Old Heath
  • August 12th: All Saint’s, Shrub End
  • August 19th: St Albright’s, Stanway
  • August 27th: St. Leonard’s, Lexden
  • September 2nd: St Mary’s, Wivenhoe
Sep
1
Sat
Men’s Prayer Breakfast
Sep 1 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am

Men’s Prayer Breakfast on the first Saturday of every month in the Nicholls Room 8.30am to 10.00am. With a breakfast of Cereals, Team, Coffee, Fruit Juice and Bacon Rolls. Followed by Prayer Time.

Sep
2
Sun
Summer Evensongs
Sep 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

As usual, we will be sharing evensongs with other churches in the area during the summer months. It’s a good opportunity to meet people from other congregations and worship together. They all start at 6.30pm and finish with refreshments. Come along… bring a friend.

  • August 5th: St Barnabas, Old Heath
  • August 12th: All Saint’s, Shrub End
  • August 19th: St Albright’s, Stanway
  • August 27th: St. Leonard’s, Lexden
  • September 2nd: St Mary’s, Wivenhoe
Sep
6
Thu
The Rev’d Matt Simpkins’ Installation
Sep 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Matt’s Installation service will take place at 7.30pm on Thursday 6th September in Church. Everyone is welcome to attend and witness Matt being installed as our new Priest in Charge, you do NOT need an invitation.

Sep
29
Sat
Coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support
Sep 29 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

There is a Coffee morning on Saturday 29th September at 10.30am in Church. All proceeds to Macmillan Cancer Support.

Oct
6
Sat
Flower Festival – 6th, 7th and 8th October
Oct 6 @ 10:30 am – Oct 8 @ 5:00 pm

We are holding a Flower Festival over the Harvest weekend, 6th, 7th and 8th October.

Saturday 6th October: Church open with light refreshments, lunches and teas, from 10.30am to 5.00pm.
A concert by Lexden Choral Society ‘Gloria‘ by Vivaldi (admission FREE, suggested donation £10).

Sunday 7th October: Our All Age Harvest Thanksgiving at 9.45am.
Church open all day, with teas being served until 5.00pm, when there will be a Harvest Songs of Praise.

Monday 8th October: Church open from 10.30am to 5.00pm 

Tea, coffee and cake available throughout the festival.

This is an opportunity to bring people who do not normally attend St Leonard’s along to meet our friendly and inclusive congregation and in coming into church we pray that they may find something of God’s love for them.