Vespers Returns Tonight (4/5)

After a two-week break, Vespers will return this evening (Wednesday 4 May) at 7.30pm in the St Mary’s Welcome Centre for 40 minutes of stillness and contemplation. Tonight, Revd Vanessa Conant will lead us and reflect on the obedience of St Mary. Vespers features a reflection, two periods of stillness, a poem, a contemplative practice […]

Vespers Returns to In-Person Gatherings (9/2)

This evening (9 February ) we will return to in-person Vespers gatherings in the St Mary’s Welcome Centre, but will live-stream our 7.30pm gathering to Facebook for those unable to join us in person.

Vespers: Healing Presence (26/1)

Tonight, we continue our series on Henri Nouwen’s book, ‘The Wounded Healer,’ as Revd Vanessa Conant reflects on the healing gift of human presence and the ways in which our lives matter to each other.

Vespers: Cultivating Healing (19/1)

Welcome to Vespers for Wednesday 19 January 2022. Tonight we continue our online series on Henri Nouwen’s book, “The Wounded Healer.”

Vespers: Hope in a Wounded World (12/1)

Welcome to Vespers for 12 January 2022. We’re starting a new series this year, drawing on the work of writer Henri Nouwen and particularly his book, The Wounded Healer. Tonight, Revd Vanessa Conant reflects on where to find hope in a wounded world. As always, Vespers is 40 minutes long and features a poem, two […]

Vespers: Eternity (22/12)

Welcome to our online Vespers for Wednesday 22 December – the last in our Advent series, and our final Vespers reflection of 2021. This evening, Natalie Burwell draws on the work of Evelyn Underhill, reflecting on eternity. And as always, Vespers features a poem, two pieces of music and a closing blessing. You can access […]

Tonight’s Vespers Online Only (15/12)

Due to rising levels of infection in London, and out of an abundance of caution, we’ve decided to cancel tonight’s in-person Vespers and take Vespers online. At 7.30pm this evening (Wednesday 15 December), we’ll release a new Vespers reflection for Advent from Revd Vanessa Conant, which we’ll post here to our website and to our […]

Vespers Returns Tonight (8/9)

We’re excited to invite you to an in-person Vespers gathering this evening (Wednesday 8 September) at 7.30pm – our first since the start of the pandemic. There will be some changes since we last met: we are now meeting in the Welcome Centre (our church hall), the Georgian brick building located across the churchyard from […]

Vespers Returns 8 September

Our Vespers team are taking the rest of August off, but we look forward to meeting again on 8 September 2021, which is when we’ll resume in-person Wednesday gatherings in the Welcome Centre (our church hall) at 7.30pm. If you’re unable to join us in Walthamstow in September, don’t worry – we’ll continue to offer […]