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....

April letter from our Vicar - Rev. Paul Mason - here

Mothers Union - latest here

Church Roof - restoration and refurbishment appeal - secure online donations now available read more here

Ministry of Prayer for Healing our Reader explains more here

Sunday School read more here

Open Church - our church is normally open each month for visitors on the first Saturday morning until noon with coffee and tea also available - the next date is Saturday 3rd May


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 at St. Luke's?

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

SUNDAY APRIL13TH

PALM SUNDAY
8.30 am
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 2)
 
10.00 am
ALL AGE SERVICE FOR PALM SUNDAY followed by procession led by Donkey to our Church Hall
     

   

Wednesday 16TH APRIL
10.30 am
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 2)
 
2.00 pm
MOTHERS’ UNION – Church  Hall – Speaker Sheila Buckley “My time as a Journalist”
 
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NO Midweek – those who usually attend are invited to Maundy Thursday service
MAUNDY THURSDAY
17TH APRIL
7.00 pm
HOLY COMMUNION (preceded by Choir Practice)
 
GOOD FRIDAY
18TH APRIL
11.00 am
 
12.30 pm
2.00 pm
ECUMENICAL SERVICE for GOOD FRIDAY at ST LUKE’S followed by refreshments in the Church   Hall
UNITED WALK of WITNESS from the Church  Hall
AN HOUR AT THE CROSS – A quiet reflective service for GOOD FRIDAY in church

 

SUNDAY APRIL 20TH
8.30 am
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 1)
EASTER DAY
10.00 am
 
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 1)
Everyone in the congregation will be provided with a flower to place on the
Easter Cross at both services, but please feel free to bring your own flower if you wish
 
 
 6.00 pm
HOLY COMMUNION (Order 2)

A short form of Morning Prayer will be said this week at 9.00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

 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  form or Order 2 in the traditional form with the 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