Notice Sheet (Page 2)

Notice Sheet (Page 2)

APCM notice 2021

NOTICE OF ANNUAL PAROCHIAL CHURCH MEETING Parish of St Margaret of Antioch, Rainham Below are details of the APCM 2021. Please note that if people want to attend, they must notify the Church office by noon on 19th May and they will be sent the zoom link. The Annual Parochial Church Meeting will be held virtually at 7:30 pm­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ on the 19th day of May 2021. For election of parochial representatives of the laity as follows:-. To the Parochial Church Council…

Terry ‘s Licensing

Terry Whittaker’s Licensing Service Tomorrow (Tuesday 13th April), Terry will be licensed as Chaplain to Medway Police and as a Lay Funeral Minister. We celebrate these callings on Terry’s life and trust that God will use him powerfully in these areas. Do join us in praying for Terry at this time.

Alpha course

The end of our latest Alpha Course We recently concluded our latest Alpha course, the second one we’ve done virtually. It is never quite the same as meeting in person, but we had a wonderful group of 8 people meet weekly on Zoom to chat about the big questions of life and faith. It was a great time for growing in our understanding of prayer, the Bible, the Holy Spirit, and so much more!You can email if you want to express…

Church Warden

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to serve St Margaret’s Church Rainham? Wehave a vacancy for a deputy churchwarden, starting in May. This is a leadership role thatsupports both the clergy and the congregation and there will be plenty of on the job training. If you are interested in finding out more, please contact Janet Garnons-Williams, Davina O’Brien at or Lorna Dyer or via the church office

Watching live streams

We’re really sorry about the recent technical issues which have meant some services haven’t been available via the website. We are working on resolving this,but we know it can be frustrating. Please be patient as we try and navigate technology in all its highs and lows! It may be helpful to know that our services are all automatically streamed directly to Facebook, the website, and our You tube channel. This means that if you can’t see it in one of…


ELECTORAL ROLL Parish of St Margaret of Antioch, Rainham The Annual Parochial Church Meeting will be held at 7:30 pm­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ on the 19th May 2021 at 7.30pm via Zoom. If you would like to be more closely linked to St. Margaret’s Church, please join our electoral roll. Your application must be received by the Church Office before 30th April 2021 to enable you to vote at the meeting this year. Download an application form to join the Electoral roll.

UPDATE from nathan

Dear all, I’m writing to share an update regarding our plans to pause in-person ministry within the Church building following the Prime Ministers speech earlier today. As you will be aware, Rainham will be in tier 4 as of midnight tonight and as a church we have a duty to do all we can to protect the community and those who serve it. For that reason I, in consultation with the Church Wardens, have taken the hard decision to close…

remembrance sunday

Tomorrow’s Remembrance day service will be live streamed from 10.30am on Facebook and the Website. We are unable to Live stream to the Concorde Pub or Millennium Centre due to the new Covid-19 restrictions.

thursday coffee morning

Virtual Coffee Morning Grab a cupper and join us on Zoom for a natter on Thursdays 10.00 -11.00am. Get in touch by Facebook or email (} to get the meeting ID and password which you will need to join the meeting


We were sad to hear that Dave the donkey who has led our Palm Sunday procession for a number of years now has died. We will miss you Dave.

st margaret’s day

Ready to celebrate St. Margaret’s Day weekend ? Even though our patronal festival celebrations are looking rather different this year, we still can’t wait to celebrate with you all. Get in touch today to join in any of the Zoom events.