Tier 4

Although the parish is now in tier 4 there will continue to be a service each Sunday at 9.45am If however you prefer to worship at home there are lots of resources and online services to be found at churchofengland.org Or the Daily Hope freephone Line is 0800 804 8044

Worship Returns

Starting Sunday 12th July there will be a said Holy Communion service every Sunday at 9.45am This will be a short service with no music or singing and communion in one form only as per Government and Church of England guidelines. This will be the only service in the week for the time being but … Read more

Resources during Covid19

Resources for COVID-19 The Johns Hopkins Covid-19 Dashboard appears to be one of the best source for statistics on the spread of the virus. Joni Eareckson The well-known American Christian writer and quadriplegic, Joni Eareckson Tada, talks about how Christians can meet the threat of the virus: ‘A Calming Word during the Coronavirus’ Mental health The Church … Read more

Vicar’s message-Covid19

The Vicar will be worshipping and taking Holy Communion on behalf of our two parishes at 9.00am every Sunday. We can no longer meet in Church but you may wish to pray at the same time. The Church of England has produced some resources to use at home, have a look at the Church of … Read more

Covid 19

Please note that the church is closed until further notice. Please contact the vicar if you would like him to pray for you or anyone else at this time.

Safeguarding poster Afraid to go home

Church Of England   Afraid to go home?   If you are being hurt by someone in your family, are afraid of someone at home or are in a violent relationship you can to speak privately to our Domestic Violence Contact Person: Margaret Howie Safeguarding Coordinator St Thomas Church or Rev Marc Catley on 01564  … Read more

Policy Statement on the recruitment of ex offenders

   St Thomas Church Nuthurst cum Hockley Heath Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-Offenders As an organisation assessing applicants’ suitability for positions which are included in the Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order using criminal records checks processed through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), St Thomas church complies fully with the code of practice and … Read more

Parish Policy re domestic abuse

  Parish Policy for Responding to Domestic Abuse Parish of St Thomas Nuthurst and Hockley Heath agreed by the Parish Church Council on 18th July 2019 All forms of domestic abuse are wrong and must stop. We are committed to promoting and supporting environments which: Ensure that all people feel welcomed, respected and safe from abuse; Protect those … Read more