Children are welcome at all our services. Some services and events are designed especially for families.

Family Service - join us for songs and stories.

Sunday School: During the 10am Parish Mass in the Church Hall. Each week there is a children's activity group during the service with stories, craft activities and prayers linked to Christian teaching. Children of all ages are very welcome. There are toys for babies and toddlers (it helps if parents stay with little ones). All the children rejoin their parents in time to go up to the communion rail for a blessing.

First Sunday at 10am: The whole service is an All Age Parish Mass (so no Sunday School).

Quiet play and books area: There is a carpeted area at the back of church with toys and books for your children to use during a service. You can pop into church at any time in the week for 5 minutes peace while your children are busy in this area. You can also borrow books. For instance, this may help you to have family prayers at bedtime.

Parish Breakfast: After every 10am Mass in the Church Hall. This is a chance for everyone to meet and chat over refreshments. The children enjoy the food and they play as they would at any family get together.

Young People Choir: The opportunity to learn to sing and read music for free using the 'Voices for Life' program.

For more information please contact the Sunday School leader.

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All Saints Hockerill, Stansted Road, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 2DY

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All Saints' Church, Hockerill belongs to the Diocese of St. Albans, part of the Church of England.

We are also linked to our Church of England school, All Saints C of E Primary & Nursery.