15th July 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm Soul Action Café Taster Evenings for Year Six.
This is our youth group for young people of secondary school age – 11 – 18. It involves café-style music, food, worship, games, themes etc. The group meets on Sunday evenings in term time in Christ Church Parbold. These two taster evenings are to give year six a chance to try the group with a view to joining in September if they like it.
Reader Diane is leading fortnightly Bible Study sessions on Thursdays 1.00pm – 2.15 pm at All Saints’ Appley Bridge.
The group are studying of the Acts of the Apostles. It is a small and friendly group. Newcomers are welcome.
Dates for 2018: 19 Jul: 26 Jul; 9 Aug; 23 Aug; 6 Sep; 13 Sep; 4 Oct; 18 Oct; 1 Nov; 15 Nov; 29 Nov; 13 Dec. For more information contact: email@example.com
6.00 – 8.00 pm Thursday 26th July Christ Church Parbold Family Board Game Night at Coffee Etc Station Rd, Parbold, Wigan WN8 7NU
Some board games will be there or you can bring your own or juts come for a coffee and a chat, Drink and cakes are available to buy. Everyone welcome. Future date: Thursday 23rd August.
9.00 am Saturday 28th July Church Clean Up Morning
Volunteers are spending a morning giving our church a deep clean and doing some maintenance jobs. Please come along with cleaning and/or gardening tools if you are able to lend a hand.
7.00 pm Thursday 16th August – Prayer Walk
People will be meeting at 7.00pm for coffee and cake at Christ Church Parbold, before the walk. Rev’d John Mountain will be leading a prayer walk round the Parbold area and arriving back for 9.00 pm. This is a joint event for members of both churches and and friends.
To book a place on the Family Activity Day click here
7.30 pm Wednesday 29th August Prayer Evening at All Saints’ Church Appley Bridge
7.30pm for refreshments with a 7.45 pm start. Rev’d Sue and Kaye Fairburn will lead an informal prayer evening This is a joint event for members of both churches and for any family and friends who would like to join us.
Saturday 8th September
Church sponsored walk and day out in Blackpool.
7.00 pm Thursday 20th September: Music Making Evening at All Saints’ Appley Bridge Church
7.00 – 7.45 pm music practice with guitars and any other instruments which are brought along.
7.45 – 8.30 pm is choir practice for singing.
Our growing All Age Choir and music group rehearses monthly on Thursday evenings. Adults and children aged 9+ who sing and/or play instruments are most welcome. The group has members of all levels of music ability from beginners to experts – all are welcome.
Dates for future rehearsals -Thursday evenings in 2018: October 25th; November 22nd; December 6th
For 2019: 28 February; 28 March
Holy Land Pilgrimage 2019
The Archdeacon of Blackburn, Mark Ireland, will be leading a pilgrimage to Israel and Jordan with his wife Gill in autumn 2019. The dates are 26th September – 7th October 2019. This will be a pilgrimage with a difference – suitable for those who have never been to Israel before, but also offering something extra for those who have. If you might be interested in joining the pilgrimage, please see the poster at the back of Church or email firstname.lastname@example.org
4th November 10.45 All Saints’ Day special service with guest Minister and a bring and share lunch.
Saturday 24th November 2018 11.00 am – 2.00 pm All Saints’ Christmas Fair in All Saints C of E Primary School.
19th May 2019 – Appley Bridge Village Festival and Duck Race starting with a churches together service.
This is not a church group, but the local branch of national Rock Choir are now meeting at our church most Tuesday nights in term time. They offer a free taster session worth £10. For more details see www.rockchoir.com