We believe in inclusive church – a church which celebrates and affirms every person and does not discriminate.

Welcome to the website of the churches

at the Leighs & Lt Waltham.

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Tuesday 18th-25th January – for more information see our Services page

A gift from the PCC of a new altar cross for Lt Waltham Primary school. Blessed at the school Carol service which would normally have been in St Martin’s. The knitted nativity set was made by Eveline Wyatt many years ago!

We are raising £40,000 to help fund St John’s Church Little Leighs to enlarge our welcome, inclusivity & hospitality, to be a bigger blessing to the whole community. Please click the link below to donate to our JustGiving Page:


Please select from the menu on the right hand side or above.

Online Services from Revd Sandra
Weekday morning prayers, Sunday morning worship at 10.30am and Soothe your Soul night prayer on Wednesdays at 8pm, view this on our Facebook Page or click on the link below;

Little & Great Churches at Home (facebook.com)
Also all the videos uploaded to YouTube, these can be viewed on our     
Lt and Gt Churches at Home YouTube Channel

We are committed to Safeguarding children, young people, and vulnerable adults. The PCC has adopted the Church of England’s policies and best practice on safeguarding which may be found on the Church of England’s website: https://www.churchofengland.org/safeguarding or on the Safeguarding pages of the Chelmsford Diocese: https://www.chelmsford.anglican.org/safeguarding. Our Parish Safeguarding representative is Alison Bates, please contact on 07957228467 or email at admin@littleandgreat.org.uk You can contact Chelmsford Diocesan Safeguarding Team at any time on 01245 294444 or Social Services on 0345 606 1212. If someone is in immediate danger call 999 and ask for Police.