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Bradwell Pilgrimage 2023

What a joy it was to gather together as Christians for the annual Bradwell Pilgrimage & Gathering…

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Job advert for Ecumenical Lead for East London

Churches Together in Essex and East London are seeking a new Ecumenical Lead for East London, following…

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Bradwell Pilgrimage 2022

Please join us for the Bradwell Pilgrimage 2022 10:30am - 4pm on Saturday 2nd July. We will be meeting…

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We Pray for Ukraine

Today, led by Christian Aid, Churches Together in England and Churches Together in Britain and Ireland…

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We are recruiting for an Ecumenical Lead for East London

£9,800 for 12 hours per week


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Annual Gathering 2021

On Thursday 21st October we hosted our Annual Gathering at Trinity Methodist Church in Chelmsford. 

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Gathering - Thursday 21st Oct Trinity Methodist Chelmsford

The Gathering - Thursday 21st October

Do come along next Thursday 21st October and join us at our Gathering at Trinity Methodist Church…

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Virtual Bradwell Pilgrimage 2021

Unfortunately due to the covid-19 restrictions the 2021 the Bradwell PIlgrimage had to be cancelled…

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Church Leaders meet for Thy Kingdom Come

On Ascension morning, Church Leaders from across the different denominations joined together for a…

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Cinnamon Connect

Cinnamon Connect

After years in development, Cinnamon Network are proud to launch our new portal for Christians, leaders…

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Jacqui leaves CTEEL

Last week, we said goodbye to Jacqui who leaves CTEEL to continue on her journey towards Ordination…

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CTEEL has two job vacancies!

Ecumenical Lead (Essex) and Ecumenical Lead (East London)

£9,800 for 12 hours per week

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Together in Prayer

INVITATION: online meeting at 8am on Thursday 22nd October.  We have decided…

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Holy Week Statement from British and Irish Church Leaders

Monday 6 April 2020

At the start of Holy Week, as Christians follow…

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A National Call to Prayer

In the light of the Coronavirus pandemic, Presidents of CTE are calling all churches to a National…

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CTE News March 2020

March 2020 edition of CTe-News

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World Day of Prayer 2020

World Day of Prayer - 6th March 2020 (a woman led, global, ecumenical movement)

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URC Church Related Community tackles community poverty with Little Free Pantry.

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Bush fire

Churches respond to Australian fires

Following the Austrailian Bush fires Churches have responded with messages of prayers and support…

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Everyday Faith

Everyday Faith from the Church of England

The Church of England has launched a discipleship campaign for Christians starting on the 12 January…

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will take place from 18 - 25 January 2020.

This is an…

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Thy Kingdom Come Impact Report 2019

A new report from Thy…

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The Year of the God who Speaks

The Roman Catholic Church's Bishops' Conference has dedicated 2020 to the celebration…

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Westminster Houses of Parliament

General Election - Churches Together in Britain & Ireland Update

News, local husting listings and resources to help inform communitieis about the General…

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CTEEL Annual Meeting 2019

Representatives from Churches Together Groups, ecumenical networks and the trustees of CTEEL gathered…

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Bradwell Pilgrimage & Gathering

In July each year churches from across Essex and East London go on pilgrimage to one of the oldest…

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2020: booklet now available!

The 2020 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is a unique opportunity for mission and evangelisation,…

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CTE presidents praying

BBC Songs of Praise shows CTE Presidents in prayer

BBC’s Songs of Praise has shown CTE’s Presidents kneeling together in unity to pray for our nation.…

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The Diocese of Chelmsford The United Reformed Church The Eastern Baptist Association The Salvation Army The Diocese of Brentwood The London District Methodist Church Bedfordshire, Essex and Hertfordshire Methodist district The Quakers Church The redeemed church of God London Baptist Association Relational Mission Assemblies of God