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

we 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....

Parish magazine problems....

Our printers have apologised profusely for the error with the November magazine that delayed it’s distribution. It has now been reprinted with the correct content and copies will be available from Sunday 2nd November. Unfortunately it's not possible to include another copy of the insert but a few spares will be available to consult at the back of church. 

November letter from our Vicar - here

Church Roof Appeal - October update

Harvest 2014 - here

Mothers Union - WI patchwork quilt on view latest here

Operation Christmas Child 2014 - St. Luke's is again taking part with the other Churches in Holmes Chapel in this annual operation organised by Samaritans Purse  to send shoeboxes of Christmas gifts to needy children throughout the world - the final day for gifts and donations delivered to our Sunday School is Sunday 2nd November - more information from the leaflets at the back of church or Sally Corrigan tel.  01477 533 734

 

St Luke's Community Choir - 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

Open Church - our church is also open for visitors each month on the first Saturday morning until noon - the next open date is Saturday 1st November before the Annual Memorial Service at 11.00 am but without refreshments.


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

Sat 1st NOVEMBER
  11.00 am
 ANNUAL MEMORIAL SERVICE followed by Refreshments in the Church Hall

 

SUNDAY 2ND NOVEMBER
8.30 am
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 2)
4 before ADVENT/
10.00 am
MORNING SERVICE with CHOIR
ALL SAINTS
7.00 pm
FAITH GROUP – meets in the Church  Hall

 

Mon 3rd NOV
 
7.30 pm
PCC – Massey Room
Tues 4th NOV
10.30 am - noon
CAMEO in the Lovell Court Lounge – all ladies living alone warmly welcomed
Tues 4th NOV
7.30 pm
 
DEANERY SYNOD – Church Hall – Speaker: Cheshire East Police Commissioner
 
Mr John Dwyer – all welcome to attend
Wed 5th NOV
10.30 am
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 2) – Mothers’ Union Corporate Communion
 
7.00 pm – 8.00 pm
 
MIDWEEK in the Massey Room – ‘Lead us not into temptation’
 
8.00 pm – 9.00 pm
 
ST LUKE’S COMMUNITY CHOIR – Church  Hall – all welcome
Fri 7th NOV
9.30 – 10 am
 
MUSICAL TOTS in Church – Singing, shaking & rattling for pre-school children + parent/carer  
Sat 8th NOV
 
 
9.30 am
 
Rehearsal for Flag Bearers in Church
 

SUNDAY  9TH NOVEMBER
8.30 am
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 2)
REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY
10.00 am onwards
ROYAL BRITISH LEGION SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE IN CHURCH followed at 11.00 am by the OBSERVANCE at the WAR MEMORIAL
3 before ADVENT/
 (Please note that Coffee will NOT be served in our Church Hall after this service)

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