A concert by the award winning choir “Manchester Inspirational Voices’ Winner of the BBC Choir of the Year award. For more details please see St Mary’s website.
Once again we will be carol singing outside Sainsbury’s (we’ll hopefully just inside the porch). Please come and join us. Carol Sheets provided courtesy of Embrace (a charity which works in the Holy Land, and neighbouring countries).
Sublime music, readings and other delights in the lovely setting of St Clements Church. It’s a joy to celebrate with the school at Christmas, not least because of the superb quality of their work and their commitment to enjoying what they do.
Unusually, this year, the 4th Sunday of Advent falls on Christmas Eve. This means that we will have the Sunday morning service as usual, then, later in the day, the candlelit crib service and midnight mass. Readings 2 Samuel 7.1-11,16 Canticle: Magnificat or Psalm 89.1-4,19-26* Romans 16.25-27 Luke 1.26-38
O Come all ye faithful
Joyful and triumphant
Come ye O come ye to Bethlehem
Welcome the Christ child in this traditional midnight service in which we share bread and wine together. Carols, readings and prayers..lets celebrate Christmas together with our friends and neighbours. There is also a service of Holy Communion at our sister church Christ Church on Lostock Rd
We will be singing at St Clements Church Urmston on alternate Thursday afternoons. We sing along to old songs from the 40’s/50’s/60’s. Everyone is welcome. You don’t have to be a good singer or to know the words. Its a chance to meet other people, have a chat and a supper and reminisce. We meet from 2pm for a brew and then sing from 2.30 – about 3.30. . Its free and you will find us on the corner of…
Christ Church Film club has been set up to provide an opportunity for local people to see a film with other local people. The screen is a good sized fixed screen and seating is on upholstered chairs. The venue – the council room in Christ Church (the church not the hall) is fully accessible and has an accessible toilet. The club meets on the first Thursday every month and cost £2 per session which covers the cost of refreshments. There…
Taize is a form of worship that has come to us from the Taize community in France. Gentle, reflective, meditative and informal service with candlelight, Taize chants, prayers and a bible reading, it is food for the soul and worship of a loving, generous and creative God. All are welcome. No previous knowledge or experience of Taize is required. You can listen and join in whenever you feel like it. If you would like to learn some of the chants…
The stations of the cross were devised hundreds of years ago to give ordinary Christians an opportunity to walk the way of the cross with Jesus, without having to go to Jerusalem. People still appreciate them today as an aid to thinking about the events of Holy Week, before Easter . This year we are looking at how we can bring the stations very close to home. In Jerusalem, on the Via Dolorosa, there is a place for each…
Meets on the first Tuesday of every month. For young people aged 12 – 18. We do all sorts of things from sport to crafts, discussion to BBQ’s. Come and join us and see if its for you. For further information please contact Tony Bailey on add.bailey@ ntlworld.com (space left between @ n to try and prevent spam – when you email please make sure that there are no spaces!!!)
TUESDAY 16th JAN 7.30pm – EXPLORING PRAYER Praying with the Bible. St Clements Church "Hear my prayer, O LORD, listen to my cry for help." –Psalm 39:12 (NIV) "Lord, teach us to pray." –Luke 11:1 "After Jesus said this, He looked toward heaven and prayed." –John 17:1 "They all joined together constantly in prayer." –Acts 1:14 "And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests." –Ephesians 6:18 "Pray continually." -1 Thessalonians 5:17 These are…Find out more »