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Donations can be left at the back of the church or in the school reception area.

Thank you.

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Di on Christian Aid

Di came to The Mission Service at the Good Shepherd Mission, on Saturday 11th May, to tell us more about the work of Christian Aid. She was encouraging us to be generous as Christian Aid Week was due to begin the following day. Di used a reading from James 2 v 14 to 26 to […]

Vicar’s Newsletter, May 2019

Dear Friends, Even though Easter Day has been and gone, we are still in the season of Easter tide so Easter blessings to you all. I don ’t know if you watched it, but for two Fridays leading up to Easter we saw 8 celebrities of differing faiths and no faith, don backpacks and walking […]

Easter Day 2019

The 11.00 a.m. service at St. Mark’s on Easter Sunday was an all age worship Holy Communion service led by Re. Eileen Heaney. As we celebrated our Risen Lord The Easter Candle was lit with the words, “May the light of Christ, rising in glory, banish all darkness from our hearts and minds”. Then the […]

Holy Week to Good Friday 2019

In Holy Week, the run up to Easter, a reflective service took place, at 7.00 p.m. each day – either at St. Mark’s Church or The Good Shepherd Mission or Bescar Lane Methodist Church. The week began, at St. Mark’s Church, on Palm Sunday (14th May), with an all Age Worship Service (at 11.00 a.m.) […]

Mothering Sunday Service 2019

This Mothering Sunday service, on 31st March, began with Eileen welcoming everyone – asking who had been given a gift or who had had breakfast in bed!     She then told us that we were going to sing three hymns in a row.       Eileen lit the candles “The Happy Thursdays” led […]

Vicar’s Newsletter April 2019

Dear Friends, Towards the end of this month we will be celebrating Easter and I wonder how many times you have celebrated the Lenten journey towards the Easter Feast and, in doing so, I wonder what has been transformed in your life? A couple of weeks ago we had two visitors to church, Grant and […]

Walking for Kauane 2019

O.Y.M. (On Your Marks), the St. Mark’s after School Club, sponsors Kauane, a girl supported by the charity ReVive International in Brazil.  In order to do this they have to raise an average of at least £35 per month. In order to be able to do this, the club undertakes fundraising activities from time to […]

The first Sunday in Lent 2019

On Sunday 10th March, as part of the Bishops mission of Tell Serve Give, Grant and Josie joined at our 11.00 a.m. All Age Worship service.  They had been travelling around the Liverpool Diocese as part of the Bishops Mission.  Music for the service was provided by “The Happy Thursdays” as our ecumenical singing group […]

Spring Miscellany 2019

On Friday 1st March a “Spring Miscellany was held to provide fellowship and an opportunity to raise funds to help support the running and upkeep of the Parish Hall. The evening began with, our “Greatest Showman”, Paul being introduced as the master of ceremonies for the evening! Then Eileen came forward but, before she said […]