Parish Church of St Luke - Holmes Chapel

Making Christ known in the community of Holmes Chapel so that all can share in the joy of God's love coming services and events

SUNDAY SERVICES

Sunday 13th October – Trinity 17

  • 8.30 am – Holy Communion (Order 2)
  • 10.00 am – Holy Communion (Order 1)
Thank you to Revd Rick Gates who is leading our services today
Readings at today’s services:
  • Jeremiah C29, v1, 4-7
  • Luke: C17, v11-19
Genesis – in the Church Hall at 10am
  • Parable 3 – “The Lost Sheep”
  • About St Luke’s Day (18th October)

 

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NEWS & STORIES

MU Afternoon tea

MU Afternoon tea

As we have done for the last few years our final meeting in July was Afternoon Tea, supplied by The Cobbles in Holmes Chapel. They did a wonderful job yet again, providing us with a good variety of sandwiches and a lovely selection of home-made cakes. Leah came over...

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From the Wardens – September 2019

From the Wardens – September 2019

Dear Friends Recently I have been thinking about the importance of the people in our lives. Whether it is family, friends, neighbours or people we see regularly, people can make such a difference to how we feel and how we manage the challenges and opportunities which...

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Redundant choir pews

Redundant choir pews

Update 7th September We are delighted to say that all of the redundant choir pews which were removed during the reordering of the Chancel have now been acquired by members of the congregation.  They will be put to new purpose in exchange for donations to St Luke's...

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Interregnum update – July 2019

Interregnum update – July 2019

We have a new Vicar and his name is Rob McLaren, pictured above with his wife, Jean!  That, in a nutshell, is the main exciting news to share with you this month.  Jayne and I have had the privilege to be your representatives in this selection process and are...

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Welcome back to Genesis

Welcome back to Genesis

A warm welcome back to Genesis- a place for young people, 2-11 years, to explore faith through craft, music, drama and friendship. We trust you have had an enjoyable summer and it is beginning to feel that Autumn is upon us already! We are approaching one of our...

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Preparing the Vicarage ready for our new vicar and his wife – painting sessions:  12th and 19th October

We are looking for volunteers to join two Saturday sessions emulsion painting the walls and ceilings of some of the vicarage rooms before Rob and Jean McLaren move in during November.

The painting sessions are on Saturdays 12th & 19th October between 9am and 3pm.
PAINT, BRUSHES AND DUST SHEETS WILL BE PROVIDED but if you prefer to bring your OWN equipment, including step-ladders, please do.

Even if you can only spare AN HOUR or so, your help will be very welcome.

Please contact JAYNE WEAVER on 0774 832 8032 if you can help.