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Circuit Welcome to Linda & Julie

Circuit Welcome to Linda & Julie

The Circuit formally welcomed the Rev’d Linda Bishop and Deacon Julie Hudson to its ministerial team during a service conducted by the Rev’d David Easton, Circuit Superintendent and the Rev’d Dr Sheryl Anderson, Chair of the Liverpool Methodist District at Farnworth Methodist Church on Sunday 3rd September 2017.  The service was also attended by the […]

Angela and Stephen’s Farewell S...

Angela and Stephen’s Farewell Service

The Circuit Service to Say Farewell to Deacon Angela Shereni and Rev’d Stephen Froggatt The Sankey Valley Methodist Circuit conducted a service at Penketh Methodist Church on Sunday 23rd July 2017 to say farewell to Deacon Angela Shereni and Rev’d Stephen Froggatt.  Angela and Stephen are both moving to new Circuits, following the Methodist tradition […]

Bible Version Confusion

Bible Version Confusion

Printed Bible Versions When I was young, when anyone wanted a new Bible, it was easy to choose which version, for there were very few versions other than the King James version. In fact, I cannot remember seeing anything other than the King James Bible in the bookshops and all the Bibles given out to […]

Don’t Just Give Up For Lent – J...

Don’t Just Give Up For Lent – Just Give!

Don’t Just Give Up For Lent – Just Give – That was our watchword at Stockton  Heath during the season leading up to Easter as, every Sunday for six weeks, the church folk brought a pair of newly- bought socks or pants to hang on the clothes airer! During our themed month in February entitled […]

Christmas at Padgate Methodist Church

Christmas at Padgate Methodist Church

As always the Christmas period at Padgate was very busy. It started with us choosing an Advent/ Christmas theme and a charity to support. This year’s theme was ‘no room at the inn’ and the charity we chose to support was the Warrington YMCA on Winmarleigh Street in town. Warrington Borough Council has cut its […]

Circuit Welcome

Circuit Welcome

On Sunday 4th September, at a Service held at Stockton Heath Methodist Church and attended by Rev’d Sheryl Anderson,  Chair of Liverpool District, Deacon Michaela Doherty representing the Merseyside Deaconate Order, the Archdeacon of St Helens and Warrington, the Venerable Roger Preece, as well as the Mayor of Warrington with his Consort together with the […]

The Upper Room Daily Devotional

The Upper Room Daily Devotional

The Upper Room Daily Devotional is an excellent Christian devotional lifestyle magazine, which although rooted in the American United Methodist Church, receives no funds or sponsorship from Methodism or any other denomination.  The ministry of the Upper Room is interdenominational, interracial and international in character. The Upper Room magazine is a daily devotional guide which […]

Credit Union at Nutgrove & Balme...

Credit Union at Nutgrove & Balmer St

Whether it is a means of saving for something special or borrowing to spread the cost, for many people a Credit Union is the best way to manage money. A credit Union is a non-profit making financial co-operative, offering a means of saving money and a low interest loans service for its’ members. The Archbishop […]