Church/Parish Governance

Church/ Parish Governance

Electoral Roll 2023

If you would like to be added to the church Electoral Roll please click on this link to download the most recent form: New version Electoral Roll form March 2023 

PCC dates: 

  • 2024: 22nd May (APCM), 3rd July, 11th September, 6th November

The APCM report can be read here:

APCM 2023-24 report

and here is a larger print copy APCM 2023-24 report LARGE

 

The Parochial Church Council met on Wednesday 31st January.

  • We appointed a new foundation governor to All Saints’ Primary School.
  • We agreed that we should pay a membership donation of £1,000 towards being part of Youth Ministry in Communion, and we heard about plans to set up a similar youth ministry network in our area.
  • We discussed safeguarding policy, including safer recruitment, and agreed on work that needs to be done.
  • We approved new terms of reference for the Parish Action Committee, which continues to regroup and restructure under its new chair, Michelle Penn.

Meeting of the Parishioners and APCM 2023

The meeting of the parishioners and the Annual Parochial Church Meeting took place on Wednesday 10th May 2023.

  • At the meeting of the parishioners Andrew Grocott and Sarah Thomas were elected as churchwardens for the parish, to serve one-year terms.
  • At the APCM the reports and accounts of the parish for 2022 were received.

The report can be read  by clicking APCM 2022-23 report

The report makes reference to both church 2024 AGMs which can be read by clicking

Post SM AGM Report 2023-24

AS 2024 ANNUAL REPORT

St Mary’s DCC dates:

  • 2024:  21st April, 12th June, 4th September, 27th November.
St Mary’s District Church Council met on Wednesday 20th March. Highlights include:
  • Celebrating new chairs with arms bought and progress on the solar panel project.
  • Reviewing the draft accounts for 2023 noting the pre-legacy deficit of £20k. Noted, wih thankfulness, a £10k gift received in 2024 expressing thanks for a funeral undertaken in 2022.
  • Agreeing that alcohol free wine was to be available on request at the Eucharist.
  • A discussion topic on the theology and practicalities surrounding the Church Commissioners decision to allocate £100m to a’ Healing Repair and Justice Fund’ for communities scarred by the enduring legacy of slavery.
  • Discussion of the safeguarding matters which the clergy team are to review with safeguarding officers and PCC, namely the removal of the 6 month wait prior to volunteering and a light touch trial recruitment process alongside the standard safer recruitment.

The All Saints’ District Church Council met on Tuesday 19th March.

  • We discussed various practical matters, e.g. moving the toy cupboard in church and replacing the halyard on the outdoor flagpole.
  • We discussed finances, including the generous birthday list donations, the readjustment of the financial ratio between the two churches, and the gradual reduction of the parish’s contributions to the Parish Support Fund.
  • We discussed giving, and our anniversary ‘red envelope’ campaign to draw in people from our parish who don’t usually come to church.
  • We approved the preparation of a List B application for the replacement of our two outside noticeboards, generously funded by two donors.
 
 

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect in the UK on 25 May 2018. It replaced the existing law on data protection (the Data Protection Act 1998) and gives individuals more rights and protection regarding how their personal data is used by organisations.

How to find out moreto view our new privacy policy and to find out how we might process your data and for what purpose, click on the link: Parish of Putney Privacy Notice

 

     

Ash Wednesday, 14th February

12.30pm, Ashing at Midweek Eucharist

7.30pm, Sung Eucharist, All Saints’ Putney 

8pm, Compline, St Mary’s

On Wednesdays in Lent we have Lent themed Midweek Services at 12.30pm at St Mary’s.  All Saints’ Putney will also hold Lent Contemplative Eucharists on Wednesdays 21st & 28th February, 6th, 13th & 20th March at 7.30pm.

On Thursdays in Lent, we offer Lent Group run with our ecumenical partners at Churches Together in Putney and Roehampton at Putney Methodist Church. Various speakers giving talks on the theme of “Pilgrimage” 22nd & 29th February, 7th, 14th & 21st March.

On Wednesday 13th March at 2.30pm there will be a guided visit to the V&A with Liz Hamilton. 

Easter lilies, nearer the time we offer you the chance to remember those whom we have loved and have died by buying a lily for the Easter flowers (£5 suggested) by Friday 22nd March (just before Palm Sunday).

Palm Sunday, 24th March, processing with palms and a donkey from All Saints’ Putney to St Mary’s at 10am.

HOLY WEEK (Monday 25th March – Saturday 30th March)  

Holy Monday, 25th March, Eucharist, 7pm

Holy Tuesday, 26th March, Compline, 7pm

Holy Wednesday, 27th March, Holy Week Meditation, 7pm

Maundy Thursday, 28th March, 6pm

Good Friday 29th March, 12-3pm

Holy Saturday 30th March, Easter Garden, 11am

Easter Day, Sunday 31st March

6am, Dawn Service

10am, All Age Parish Eucharist

6pm, Caritas