M.H.A Quiz

M.H.A Quiz We are having a quiz for M.H.A., Cost £1 per go.  There is a £20 gift voucher prize.  The closing date will be the end of June of the middle of July.  If you would like a form please see Barbara G.

 

Post expires after Saturday July 7th, 2018

Bessie Gosling

Does anyone have any photographs or information about Bessie Gosling (maiden name Jackson) or her brother Ernest Jackson from the 1940’s for a family member researching her history. Bessie and her son Alan Gosling belonged to the Church.  Bessie’s brother Ernest Jackson is on our World War 1 memorial too.  Bessie was born in 1900 and died in 1948.  If you have anything that could help with this research please let Kit H. or Iain C. know.

 

Post expires after Saturday June 30th, 2018

Church Prayer  –  Cronton 

Please pray for us as we celebrate our 173rd Anniversary today with our minister the Revd. Jenny MacGregor and our friends from the Mission. We ask for your prayerful support for our work, witness and mission within the local community and our efforts to continue to extend this work.
Minister: Revd. Jenny MacGregor.

 

Post expires after Saturday June 30th, 2018

Church Prayer  –  Burtonwood 

We give thanks for the community in our village and hope that the 3 Churches will continue to try and work together as we have in the past.  It is very hard when you only have a small number of people to do all the jobs which are required, but we know that with your help Lord, we can do it.
Minister: Rev Martin Wood

Post expires after Saturday June 23rd, 2018

Stroke Association

The Stroke Association is holding a Step out for Stroke sponsored walk on 23rd June at the Halliwell Jones Stadium. If you wish to sponsor Beckie C. then please find the form on the pulpit table.

Post expires after Friday June 22nd, 2018

Church Prayer – Bold Street

We pray this morning for the members and friends of Bold Street and for their minister Rev Linda Bishop. Bless the ministry of this church in its discipleship and outreach, that all those in the community of Bold Street Church may encounter the love of God in the witness of the people.

Post expires after Saturday June 16th, 2018

M.H.A Quiz

We are having a quiz for M.H.A., Cost £1 per go.  There is a £20 gift voucher prize.  The closing date will be the end of June of the middle of July.  If you would like a form please see Barbara G or pick one up from the pulpit desk.

 

Post expires after Saturday June 30th, 2018

Church Prayer  –  Ashton 

We pray this morning for the members and friends of Ashton and for their minister Rev Iris Musgrove. Bless the ministry of this church in its discipleship and outreach, that all those in the community of Ashton Church may encounter the love of God in the witness of the people.
Minister: Rev Iris Musgrove

 

Post expires after Saturday June 9th, 2018

Church Prayer  –  Antrobus 

Please remember friends in Antrobus today, a small but stable group of people enjoying local rural Methodist fellowship.  Pray for our continued Caring, Loving and Christian   Presence in the Village and during the Summer taking part in Village activities such as the Rose Queen Fete.  Also pray for our active ecumenical links and events between the Methodist Chapel and with St Marks church.
Minister:  Rev David Easton

 

Post expires after Saturday June 2nd, 2018

Church Prayer  –  Wesley

Please pray for Wesley Church members as we go forward through this year. Pray that we are enabled to support each other through the difficult times which some members have and are experiencing. We rejoice in our outreach to the community through the Tea and Coffee Pot held on Friday mornings. Please pray for  opportunities and blessings.
Minister: Rev Martin Wood.

 

Post expires after Saturday May 26th, 2018

Church Logo

We would like to say thank you for all the hard work, time and effort that has been placed into designing a logo for our Church website and publications. We have tried the submissions on our website but unfortunately when we scale them down to the small sizes we need they loose clarity and shine.  We therefore hope you will try once more, please see below for more details and an example.

The deadline for submissions has been extended and left open for the next few weeks.

Post expires after Sunday July 1st, 2018

Circuit Charity

The Circuit Charity for the last two years has been Parkinson UK. We are now looking for a new charity to support from September 2018. Proposals are invited from all circuit churches (one from each church). The proposal should be on an A4 page and give a brief outline of the charity and why the circuit should consider adopting it. The circuit Leadership Team will consider the proposals and a maximum of three will be shortlisted for consideration. The 3 churches whose proposals are shortlisted will be asked to give a short presentation at the June Circuit meeting and a vote will then be taken at a meeting to decide which one will be accepted as the circuit charity for the next two years. Proposals should be submitted to Jane Otterson, Senior Circuit Steward, by 1st June preferably by e-mail. mailto:janeotterson@gmail.com

Post expires after Friday June 1st, 2018

Church Prayer – Trinity

We pray this morning for the members and friends of Trinity and for their minister Rev Jenny MacGregor. Bless the ministry of this church and its discipleship and outreach, that all those in the community of Trinity Church may encounter the love of God in the witness of the people.
Minister Rev Jenny MacGregor.

Post expires after Saturday May 19th, 2018

Missing person from Liverpool

We have had an urgent request from County Methodist Church to circulate the link below regarding a missing person – Glenys Perry.  The link is to a Police missing person file.  There are several names on the file, but Glenys Perry is the person of interest on this occasion.

https://www.merseyside.police.uk/news/missing-persons/glenys-perry/#5af35681a2b32

Post expires after Saturday May 12th, 2018

Friendly Club

Next meeting will be on 18th May at 7:30pm but now as well as Church members we are happy to say it will be open to the homeless and the lonely this month.  We will have dominoes and bingo.  Please members let Barbara G. know what you would like for the next meeting

 

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Church Logo

We would like to say thank you for all the hard work, time and effort that has been placed into designing a logo for our Church website and publications. We have tried the submissions on our website but unfortunately when we scale them down to the small sizes we need they loose clarity and shine.  We therefore hope you will try once more, please see below for more details and an example.

 

Post expires after Saturday May 12th, 2018

Church Prayer  –  Sutton 

Our Father, the one eternal God who came to earth in a human form, he came with words of comfort to all of us to teach us how to live in harmony with one another and most all to love one another as He loves us.  When we are down and we are sad the world is weary, open our hearts to the things he has taught us through his only Son, Jesus Christ who lives and reigns with us forever.
Minister:  Rev Martin Wood

Post expires after Saturday May 12th, 2018

Design a logo for Latchford Methodist Church

We would like to say thank you for all the hard work, time and effort that has been placed into designing a logo for our Church website and publications. We have tried the submissions on our website but unfortunately when we scale them down to the small sizes we need as they lose their clarity and shine. We therefore hope you will try once more.

Post expires after Sunday May 6th, 2018

Church Prayer – St. Philip’s

We pray for all the young families coming through our doors that they may come to know Jesus as their Saviour and enter into a Christian life. We ask for a blessing on all the children that they may grow up knowing Jesus as their friend and guide. We pray for our school; for the children and staff that they may follow their Christian values in all their work and relationships.
Minister: Rev. Sue Smith

Post expires after Saturday April 28th, 2018

Linda’s mission

Please pray for our minister, Rev. Linda Bishop, as she leaves today to join a three day mission to Ireland so that she may be blessed with strength, guidance and insight needed to answer God’s call.

Post expires after Thursday April 19th, 2018

Morgan Szymanski

World renowned classical guitarist performs in a concert in aid of Mexican Children on 11th May at 7.30pm at Stockton Heath Methodist Church. Please see the poster on the notice board for more details.

Post expires after Friday May 11th, 2018

Action for Children Morecambe Bay Sponsored Walk

Saturday 7th July at 12pm. For more details please see the poster on the notice board.

A truly spectacular walk across this world famous beauty spot. Setting off from Arnside, the 7 – 8 mile walk will take you across the magnificent bay to finish at Kent’s Bank. Led by Cedric Robinson, you will enjoy breathtaking scenery whilst raising funds for Action for Children. Registration fee is £10 which includes well deserved tea and cake at the Abbot Hall Hotel, Kent’s Bank, at the end of your walk.
https://www.actionforchildren.org.uk/in-your-area/events/walking/morecambe-bay-sponsored-walk/ 

Post expires after Saturday July 7th, 2018

Church Prayer – St. Martin’s

We pray for the people of St. Martin’s and all the families who come into the building. We pray that those who come for church activities such as Meeting Point, Tots, Sticky Church, The Sop and the Singing group that they feel your love through those that engage with them. We pray for those who come to use the room, the Cine Club, Shooting stars and the Martial Arts group that they feel comfortable and cared for. We pray that all we do is in your name.
Minister: Sue Smith

Post expires after Saturday April 21st, 2018

Church Prayer  –  St. James

Please pray for our Sunday School & Junior Church and their leaders, which numbers may increase and our young people continue to learn of the love of Jesus. We give thanks for the continuing ecumenical work within Rainhill village and ask a blessing upon our Minister, Jenny, and other church leaders in the village as they continue to develop ecumenical outreach within Rainhill High School. Please pray that we might understand God’s vision for us at St James.
Minister: Rev Jenny MacGregor.

 

Post expires after Saturday April 14th, 2018

Feast your Faith

Feast your Faith at Linda Bishop’s home will be a week later than usual on Wednesday 11th April: 6.30pm if you are eating, otherwise 7.30pm. All are welcome but Linda or Kit know if you are coming for catering purposes and speak to Kit if you want a lift.

Post expires after Wednesday April 11th, 2018

Friendly Club

The next Friendly club is on 20th April at 7.30pm. Please do not sit and be lonely. This month will be dominoes and scrabble. Hope to see you there. We would like the group to also have ideas about what they would like to do at future clubs.

Post expires after Friday April 20th, 2018

Christmas Angels

Many thanks to those people who knitted angels last year. Can we ask you to keep knitting them and put them in the bag by the vestry door please. If you’ve not knitted an angel before then patterns are available from Jean O. or you can find them on the internet.

Post expires after Saturday April 7th, 2018

Church Prayer – Sankey Valley Methodist Circuit

We give thanks for the people of our Circuit as we seek to live out our calling as the disciples of Jesus and ask for your prayers as the Circuit faces the challenge of redefining itself in the context of the changing face of Methodism. Recognising that the future form the church will be different to that of the past, that ordained ministers are in increasingly short supply, and that many lay leaders of the Circuit are completing their term of office, we pray for a fresh vision of the church of the future.

Post expires after Saturday April 7th, 2018

Prayer

Street Prayers: The next 3 streets/projects in the Latchford area are Broadbent Avenue, Griffiths Street and Latchford Baptist

Circuit Prayers:  Rixton  –  Please pray for our work with children through Messy Church and the Toddler group, and that we would be able to find new ways to reach out to the community.  Minister:  Rev Linda Bishop

 

Post expires after Saturday March 31st, 2018

Music for Easter

Bridgewater Singers present a celebration of Easter on Monday 26th March at 7:30pm at St. Thomas’s Church.  For more details please see the poster on the notice board.

Glory Hallelujah on Wednesday 28th March at 7:30pm at St. Mary’s Church, Lymm.  Please see the poster on the notice board for more details.

 

Post expires after Wednesday March 28th, 2018

Lent Course

A reminder that tonight is the last session of our Lent course. 7.30pm in the lounge at Latchford. It doesn’t matter if you have not been to any earlier ones, they are stand-alone sessions and have proved very interesting. Looking forward to seeing you there!

Post expires after Wednesday March 21st, 2018

Lent Course

You are invited to a Lent course on Wednesday evenings up until 21st March inclusive at 7.30pm in the lounge.  Come for one or two or all of them. Please use the door on the left side of the church. This is open to everyone, from all churches or none. We look forward to seeing you

Post expires after Wednesday March 21st, 2018

New Song Café – Rev Loraine Mellor

At March’s New Song Café we will welcome Rev Loraine Mellor, a previous Circuit Superintendent and currently President of Methodist Conference to join us and speak.  There will be cake, music and fellowship aplenty while we worship together at Bold Street Methodist on Sunday 25th March at 7pm.  All are welcome.

 

Post expires after Sunday March 25th, 2018

Fairtrade Stall

Message from Christine  –  Thank you for your support of the Fairtrade stall.  We raised £366.75 over the last twelve months to help farmers and other people who would not be able to look after their families.

 

Post expires after Saturday March 24th, 2018

Church Prayer  –  Padgate 

We pray for Padgate and its mission and service among the local community. We pray for Deacon Helen Coleman as she continues to discover new opportunities for mission in the Padgate area. We pray for Mark Coles as he tries to juggle his time at Padgate and elsewhere in the circuit. We pray for the people at Padgate: inspire them to spread your love further into the community; to grow in faith; to bear witness to the living Christ in their community; and as they  continue to seek to worship in new and inspiring ways.
Ministers: Rev Mark Coles and Deacon Helen Coleman

 

Post expires after Saturday March 24th, 2018

Lent Course

You are invited to a Lent course on Wednesday evenings up until 21st March inclusive at 7.30pm in the lounge.  Come for one or two or all of them. Please use the door on the left side of the church. This is open to everyone, from all churches or none. We look forward to seeing you.

 

Post expires after Saturday March 17th, 2018