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New service – Simply Praise
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New service – Simply Praise

Starting in January!   A short time of prayer and worship in a relaxed and easily accessible style.   Particularly suitable for people who find traditional worship too formal (or too long!)   Refreshments will be served.   Thursday 16th January at 2pm.

Lighthouse Service – January
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Lighthouse Service – January

At our Lighthouse Service we looked at Epiphany and the three kings visiting the baby Jesus. The Vicar read the story of a fourth king and told this story of finally meeting Jesus at his crucifixion. The children got to make a  kings crown and other crafts. We finished off the service with a puppet...

Roaming Nativity at St Bart’s
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Roaming Nativity at St Bart’s

We had another successful Roaming Nativity on Monday 16th December at 6 30pm. Once again the weather was kind for our groups as we followed the nativity story. The children got to meet Father Christmas at Churchfield house  before starting the journey to meet the Innkeeper in the vicarage grounds then onto the Memorial park...

Mothers’ Union
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Mothers’ Union

Our last meeting of the year was a fun afternoon of song and verse. Two ladies who call themselves “Senior Moments”, treated us to their unique blend of humourous song, verse and parody. We had some sing along moments and lots of laughter. The ladies raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support with voluntary donations at...

St.Bartholomew’s Christmas Tree
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St.Bartholomew’s Christmas Tree

Everything ready for our Christmas festivities at St.Bartholomew’s Church, starting with Roaming Nativity on Monday 16th December at 6.30pm and Simply Carols on Friday 13th December at 7pm. Come and join the fun.

Anniversary of our Lighthouse Service
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Anniversary of our Lighthouse Service

Thanks to our Vicar Graham for baking this Lighthouse cake to celebrate our 1st anniversary of the start of the children’s Lighthouse service. Thanks to Denise and to the worship team for all their creative work with all the crafts and singing.

A lovely afternoon of festive fun
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A lovely afternoon of festive fun

  A lovely afternoon of festive fun. Even the Vicar joined in. A festive bucks fizz was drunk and plenty of nibbles tasted. We all went home with a lovely handmade Christmas wreath to hang on our doors or to lie on grave in remembrance of loved ones. Thanks to everyone for making it a...

Remembrance Sunday
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Remembrance Sunday

St.Bartholomew’s church held their annual remembrance service at 10am today. The church was beautifully decorated with various poppy displays. We read out some of the soldiers names from our church war memorial.     Our vicar Graham officiated at his first Gt.Harwood town remembrance service afterwards at the war memorial in the park on a...