Sunday, 26 March 2017

Our next Messy Church will be on Sunday, 9th April at 4pm. The theme will be the Easter Story and will include the baptism of one of the children This is suitable for all the family. Come and join us for activities and craft  and finish with a short, fun service and meal together. AND IT'S ALL FREE!!

Last Sunday, 26th March at Christ Church

Last Sunday there was an All Age and Parade service for Mothering Sunday led by the vicar, Revd Fiona Kouble. The talk was based on the stories of the Prodigal Son and Hannah and Samuel. Prayers this week will be for the folk who live in Alexandra Terrace, Chapel Place, Mount Street, Coronation Terrace and Scar Lane, for those who live and work at High Grove Residential Home and for the leaders and members of the Cubs.
At four o'clock there was a meeting of 4th@FOUR - for young people aged 11 - 18 and at 6pm there was a service of Holy Communion.

Next Sunday, 2nd April at Christ Church

Next Sunday there will be Vision Sunday at 10.45 followed by the APCM - the church AGM at 12 noon.

What's Happening

Monday 27th March
Morning Prayer 8.30 - 9.30
Tuesday 28th March
Morning Prayer at 8.30am
Service at Highgrove Residential Home at 2pm
Wednesday 29th March, 
Morning Prayer at 8.30am
Wow - Welcome on Wednesday - tea/coffee and toast 9.30 - 11
4forMission Lent Study Group meets at Thurnscoe St Helens at 10.15 and Ardsley at 7.15
Thursday 30th March
Morning Prayer at 8.30am
Luncheon Club at 12 noon with a performance by Oakhill School choir.
Sunday 2nd April
Vision Sunday service at 10.45
Church APCM (AGM) at 12 noon.
Monday 3rd April
Morning Prayer 8.30 - 9.30
Worship  Group meets at 3pm
Tuesday 4th April
Morning Prayer at 8.30am
Oakhill School Easter services at 9.30 and 10.30am
Wednesday 5th April 
Morning Prayer at 8.30am
Wow - Welcome on Wednesday - tea/coffee and toast 9.30 - 11
4forMission Lent Study Group meets at Thurnscoe St Helens at 10.15 and Ardsley at 7.15
Thursday 6th April
Morning Prayer at 8.30am
Quiz team meets at the Oaks WMC at 9pm
Friday 7th April
Mens Club visit Corner Pocket for snooker at 7pm
Sunday 9th April
Holy Communion for Palm Sunday at 10.45am
Messy Church at 4pm

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Food Bank - Barnsley Food Bank

As a church we are supporting the Barnsley Food Bank which provides food for those who are on meagre incomes and struggling to feed their families. We are collecting donations of packaged/dried foods (no perishables) e.g. tins of tomatoes, peas, tuna, fruit, vegetables, rice pudding or packets of tea, coffee, sweetener, sugar, etc. If anyone wishes to contribute to this very worthy cause, please give your donations to  a church member or bring them to church on Sunday mornings between 10 and 12 noon or on Wednesday mornings between 9.30 and 11am.

Wednesday, 1 February 2017

Our Mission Statement

CHRIST CHURCH, ARDSLEY
MISSION STATEMENT
To present Christ's message and, by our example:
. share His love in service to the parish and wherever God calls
. to grow through prayer, worship, teaching and friendship
. to bring people closer to God and to each other