Please help us support our local Ormskirk food bank. wp0433b7e5_06

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

Thank you.

For more info click here.

Alpha Launch Night 2019

At 7.30 p.m. on Tuesday 17th September an Alpha Launch Night was held in St. Mark’s Parish Hall. We were welcomed as we arrived and soon were sitting down with friends old and new. We were entertained by The Rag Tag Misfits … and enjoyed tasty snacks and refreshing drinks. Ross then welcomed everybody and […]

Vicar’s newsletter September 2019

Dear Friends, Good to write to you again after our month break. The other day I was driving along listening to “Pause for thought” on Radio two.  It was a lady who was telling us about her grandfather who had passed away and the enormous influence he had on her life and how much she […]

St. Mark’s Luncheon Club “Mystery Tour” – 7th August 2019

On Wednesday 7th August, ST Mark’s Luncheon Club had a Mystery Coach Tour before they had their lunch! The journey ended at The Barn, Scorton (Near Garstang). There we had a lovely high–tea in the Garden Pavilion. Afterwards we had time to look at the garden centre and the gift shop. Joyce and Pat bought […]

St.Mark’s School Leavers Service 2019

Shortly before 9am on Friday 19th. July, the children from St. Mark’s school came into church for the Year 6 Leavers’ Service. Last to come in were Mr. Dennett’s class. The six leavers passed under an archway made by their classmates. Harmony, Henry, Holly, Libby, Natalie and Reece (the 6) introduced themselves. Photos of the […]

Garden Party at the Good Shepherd Mission 2019

With the very variable weather we have been experiencing recently it was with relief that we watched the sky brighten as the day progressed on Saturday 13th July. Yes, it was that time again! Time for those amazing “Posh Teas”! The gates to the Garden Party had barely opened before people were queuing to order […]

Vicar’s Newsletter July/August 2019

Dear Friends Many of you by now will have met Ross, who has joined us as a retired minister along with his wife Jackie, but what many of you may not know is that he writes a weekly blogs about life, events, the news and his observations about it all and very good they are […]

St. Mark’s Summer Fair 2019

On Saturday 22nd June, we were blessed with the most glorious weather for St. Mark’s Summer Fair. The event ran from 12.30 p.m. until 3.00 p.m. but from 9.00 a.m. many were hard at work getting everything ready for the start. This often involved helping each other out and even working as a team! Once […]

Vicar’s newsletter, June 2019

Dear Friends, As I am writing this letter, many of you know Paul and I are on leave from church at the moment, Paul is due to have an operation but it has been postponed. At this time we can only Pray, but isn’t that the very foundation of what we can do because of […]

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 […]