• News

    Vacancy: Deputy Hall Manager

    A Deputy Hall Manager is required for Ewell Hall (formerly known as St Mary’s Church Hall). Working with the Ewell Hall Manager, the main purpose of the job is to ensure the booking process and facilities provided to hirers are of a high standard, thereby providing an excellent customer experience. Considerable flexibility will be needed dealing with enquiries and visiting the Ewell Hall before and after an event and at various times of day to include evenings and weekends. Some computer and on-line home administrative work will also be necessary. Candidates must have good communication skills, be flexible and have a positive attitude. You may require a Criminal Record Disclosure…

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    A message from the churchwardens

    Following the announcement that Russell will be leaving St Mary’s in April, you are aware that we have had an on-line meeting with the Archdeacon to set out the process for appointing a new incumbent. The PCC, together with other key members of the team at St Mary’s, will be having an on-line meeting with Danny Wignall, the Mission Enabler from the Diocese, on Sunday 28th March. The purpose of this meeting is to review the hopes and aspirations of St Mary’s leading to agreeing our Parish Profile and Statement of Need, which will be the key documents for attracting a new incumbent with the necessary qualities for St Mary’s…

  • Recent Events

    Christmas 2020

    Christmas 2020 was a Christmas unlike any other: for everyone, church included. Very sadly we could not welcome the many local schools into church for nativity plays, carol services, and the like this year. But we were pleased to take part in online activities. We held some small family services over Christmas, which ended with our outdoor Christmas tree. Our main all-age Crib Service was posted online on our Facebook page (where it can still be seen). Our choir sang carol services which were broadcast online, and reached a congregation spread all over the world. We held Midnight Mass in church, and prayed for our local community and all in…

  • News

    Announcement made 3 January 2021

    Our Vicar, Russell Dewhurst, has made an announcement this weekend: Dear friends, It is being announced this weekend that I will be leaving St Mary’s this April. My last Sunday as Vicar of St Mary’s Ewell will be Easter Day 2021. Elaine, William, and I will be moving to Sussex and I will begin doctoral study and research in the field of ecclesiastical law. I am excited by the prospect of what I will be doing, but I will also be very sad to be leaving this fantastic parish. This is the place we moved to when we were just married, where my son has been born, and where I…