Rev Roy Fowler’s letter for July can be read here:
A copy of Rev Roy Fowler’s June letter is available here:
Rev Roy Fowler’s May 2018 letter can be read here:
Rev Caroline Vodden’s March Letter is available to read here:
A copy of our Minister’s February letter is available to read here:
A copy of our Minister’s December Letter is available to read here:
Read Revd. Caroline Vodden’s letter here: October 2017
NEW MINISTER JOINS TEAM AT ABBEY LANE
Members of the United Reformed Church, the Methodist Church and partners from the Church of England and other local churches gathered at Water Lane United Reformed Church, Bishop’s Stortford on Saturday 5th September for the induction of Revd Caroline Vodden into the West Essex and Bishop’s Stortford Pastorate.
Caroline joins Revd Roy Fowler to complete the United Reformed Church team ministry covering Abbey Lane and Newport United Reformed Church, Saffron Walden; Stansted Free Church; Bishop’s Stortford United Reformed Church and Clavering Local Ecumenical Partnership. Caroline and her husband Paul have moved to Saffron Walden from Broadstone in Dorset.
A spokesman for Abbey Lane United Reformed Church said “We are delighted that Caroline has joined the ministerial team and look forward to her ministry in the town and across the pastorate.”
We are delighted that Rev Roy Fowler has accepted a call to serve as the full time United Reformed Church minister across the West Essex & Bishop’s Stortford (WEBS) pastorate. WEBS covers Abbey Lane & Newport URC, Stansted Free Church, Clavering Local Ecumenical Partnership and Water Lane URC in Bishop’s Stortford.
Roy’s induction service will be held on Saturday 18th October at 2pm, in Abbey Lane Church
Elder Margaret Snowdon took on the role of Guienevere and Minister Rev’d Jim Gascoigne the role of Sir Lancelot in the Christian comedy show tricks’n’laughs on 17th May