making Christ known in the community of Holmes Chapel so that all can share in the joy of God's love

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Welcome to St. Luke's website

memorial service: 1 Nov 14

Our aim .... to give visitors and our regular parishioners News of what is going on in our Church

If you have suggestions for items to be included, please contact the webmaster

 


Latest....

November letter from our Vicar - here

Advent Sunday Christmas Card delivery - can you help please?

Barnabus Christmas Appeal - read more here

Mothers Union - Royal Trains talk - latest here

Church Roof Appeal - October update

Harvest 2014 - here

St Luke's Community Choir - our new informal group meets at 8pm on Wednesdays in the Church  Hall  – why not come along - you don't need any previous singing experience, only an enthusiasm to have a good sing!

Ministry of Prayer for Healing - our Reader explains more here

Sunday School - updates here

note: the 'Raise the Roof' event planned for Sat 15th November has been postponed until the New Year

Open Church - our church has been open for visitors each month on the first Saturday morning - we are now planning to extend this every morning from 9.00am to 12 noon starting in early December


please check News and the Gallery for a selection of pictures taken at recent occasions;  if you have other suitable pictures, we may be able to include them - please send them to the webmaster 


what's on this week at St. Luke's?

all services take place in St. Luke's church unless indicated otherwise

SUNDAY 23RD
NOVEMBER
CHRIST THE KING SUNDAY NEXT BEFORE ADVENT
8.30 am
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 1)
Readings today:
10.00 am
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 1)
Ministry of Prayer will be available to anyone after our
Holy Communion services today
Ephesians 1: 15-end, p 1173
Matthew 25: 31-end, p 995
 
10.00 am
SUNDAY SCHOOL and INTRODUCTION to the NATIVITY
really helpful if ALL children attend every rehearsal: 23rd and 30th Nov and 7th Dec – ready for the NATIVITY PERFORMANCE on Sun 14th Dec
Tues 25th November
11.00 am
Holy Communion at Bernard Court
Wed 26th November
10.30 am
Holy Communion Order 1
 
8.00 pm
St Luke’s Community Choir – Church Hall

For help with TRANSPORT to a service, please contact Bob Monks - phone: 07747 605 960

SUNDAY 30TH
8.30 am
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 2)
NOVEMBER
10.00 am
MORNING PRAYER
ADVENT SUNDAY
12.00 noon
MEET ST LUKE’S CHURCH HALL for CHRISTMAS CARD DISTRIBUTION
 
7.00 pm
FAITH GROUP – Church Hall – Decorating Church Hall for Christmas

 
A shortened version of Morning Prayer is said in church at 9.00 each weekday except Wednesday – come and join us!

Note: all our services are taken from those approved by the Church of England in Common Worship.  Our Holy Communion services use either Order 1 in contemporary format or Order 2 in the traditional form using wording from the Book of Common Prayer.


acknowledgement and usage notice: this site was built for St. Luke's by Nick Visick - the original content in the website is the copyright of the PCC St Luke's Holmes Chapel - but it may be used for non-commercial purposes if properly attributed - please contact the webmaster with any questions