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 


  Christingle and Crib Service at St Luke's - 5 pm Christmas Eve 

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



February letter - here

Church Roof Appeal - latest update

St Luke's Community Choir - this 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!

Mothers Union - here

Ministry of Prayer for Healing - our Reader explains more here

Open Church - our church is now open for visitors and parishioners every morning (including Saturdays) until midday - why not come in and experience the calm and beauty of this building which has been a place of Christian worship in regular use since at least 1430.

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 at St. Luke's this week?

All services normally take place in the Parish Church of St. Luke in the centre of Holmes Chapel

Sunday 25th Jan Epiphany 3
8.30 am
Readings at both services today:
Revelation 19: 6-10, p 1247
John 2: 1-11, p 1064
Conversion of Paul
10.00 am
Ministry of Prayer will be available to anyone after our
Holy Communion Services today
10.00 am
7.00 pm
FAITH GROUP – Church Hall – First in a series of debates over Chip Butties about ‘Fruits of the Spirit’ beginning with ‘Joy and Peace’
Weekdays (except Wednesdays) short Morning Prayer service will be said in church at 9 am
Wed Jan 28th
10.30 am
Holy Communion (Order 1)
8.00 pm
St Luke’s Community Choir in the Church Hall – open to all who want to have a good sing!
Fri Jan 30th
10.00 am
For help with TRANSPORT to a service, please contact Bob Monks ' 07747 605 960
Sunday Feb 1st
8.30 am
Epiphany 4
10.00 am
Presentation of Christ in the Temple
10.00 am

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 website was built for St. Luke's by Nick Visick - the original content in the website is the copyright of the Parochial Church Council of Church Hulme, Holmes Chapel (registered charity no. 1132587) - but it may be used for non-commercial purposes if properly attributed - please contact the webmaster with any questions.