Festival of Faith

Christ Church members are looking forward to participating in the 2017 Festival of Faith, organised by the Upper Holme Valley Team following a very successful Festival two years ago – the first we have put on here. More details of the events and people running them can be found on the website dedicated to the … Continue reading “Festival of Faith”

Reserves Day

June 21st is Reserves Day, so it seemed fitting to add this to our Church website. Earlier this week soldiers Andy Reid and Glen Tarten with their support team came to Christ Church fundraising for the Army Benevolent Fund. They are undertaking The Warrior Challenge over 14 days. They will visit the grave of each … Continue reading “Reserves Day”

The Election

From our Parish News, June 2017 issue: Election fever is running high as this magazine heads off to press—despite it being our second General Election in as many years.  And as with the last and previous elections, all the parties are getting signed up to various promises in order to canvass our support. Have you … Continue reading “The Election”

A response to the events in Manchester : Revd Sean Robertshaw writes:

A Song for Manchester:  Rev Sean Robertshaw 24/05/17 Psalm 137 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. There on the poplars we hung our harps, for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” … Continue reading “A response to the events in Manchester : Revd Sean Robertshaw writes:”

Be Still

Following an earlier series of Be Still sessions, there will be a further series in the post-Easter period. Revd. Evelyne Barrow will lead these short sessions on the second Wednesday evening of the month, where you are invited to join in a time of quiet reflection, prayer, music and stillness.