Our usual carpark spaces beside the Church Hall are NOT available at any time on Sunday 3rd Dec during the Village Christmas Market.
Alternative carparking has kindly been provided until midday in the private carpark immediately on the right as you enter Parkway from London Road
Our regular weekly activity for Toddlers continues this Thursday in St Luke’s Church Hall from 9am-10am. It will continue each Thursday morning during school termtime.
Time to renew or start your 2024 subscription to New Daylight notes from the Bible Reading Fellowship to help with your daily Bible reading. and prayer.
On 5 November David Phillips, received a presentation recognising his 65th year as a bell ringer at St Luke’s. He is pictured with his wife Ann who received a bouquet of flowers. David has now added his personal thanks for the presentation and the support of his wife!
Praying Together during Remembrance @St Lukes, Holmes Chapel
O Lord, open our lips
And our mouth shall proclaim your praise.
Let your ways be known upon earth,
Your saving power among the nations.
Blessed Lord, Who has caused all Holy Scriptures to be written for our learning: Help us so to hear them,
To read, mark, learn and inwardly digest them,
That through patience, and the comfort of your holy word, We may embrace and forever hold fast the hope of everlasting life,
which you have given us in our Saviour Jesus Christ. Amen
On Thursday 18th October, we welcomed Jean McLaren to speak about her life as the wife of a vicar. She entitled her talk: “A Pot of Coffee, a Jam Muffin and 17 Pairs of Welly
She first of all told us the story of how they met, with Jean working in the Birkenhead Bookshop and a certain curate who kept coming in and ordering obscure books! They at
least did have a shared faith…….
Barnabas Aid Holy Land Appeal – October 2023 – Help needed for our suffering Christian family in the Holy Land amidst the death and destruction which have erupted and continue in that area.
Many Christians have sought refuge in the Holy Land after fleeing persecution in parts of Africa.
Can you help provide for them and other suffering Christians?
There are practical issues which are proving a challenge for us at St Luke’s Church, as we play our part in helping people remember during the month of November.
On Remembrance Sunday 12th November, we welcome hundreds of local people to the Churchyard as we remember the sacrifice of so many servicemen and women, and also of our forebears, whose resilience has carried our community through world wars, terrorism and other threats of danger. In the last 18 months, the Churchyard has also been a good focus for village Jubilee and Coronation celebrations………..
Sunday 29th October saw the culmination of the 2023 Operation Christmas Child at St Luke’s. Thank you to everyone who helped make this yet another successful year.
St Luke’s annual Harvest Supper organised by our hard-working Social Committee took place on Friday 6th Oct 2023 in the Church Hall and was enjoyed by around 60 people.