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WHO

WHAT

AND WHERE WE ARE.





A Member Church of the Congregational Federation

A Member Church of Walkden & District Churches Together

THROUGH THE WEEK

AT WALKDEN CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH


PLEASE SEE THE HOME PAGE FOR UPDATES

MIDWEEK ACTIVITIES WERE SUSPENDED UNTIL RECENTLY 

BUT ARE GRADUALLY RETURNING AS RESTRICTIONS EASE


AS GROUPS RETURN THEY WILL APPEAR UNDERLINED IN THE CALENDAR BELOW



Sunday

11am -12.00 Sunday Worship, followed by coffee and biscuits

Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper on the 1st Sunday

(Church Lunch on the 3rd Sunday)


Monday

9.15am-11.00am   Mums & Tots

11am-1.00pm        Line Dancing

8pm-10.00pm        Badminton


Tuesday

1.30pm-3.30pm     Sequence Dancing

7.30pm-9.00pm     Yoga

8pm-10.00pm        Badminton


Wednesday

(First Wednesday)

10.00am-11.00am  Book Club

11.00am-12noon    Theatre Group

12noon-1.00pm      Book Club

(Third Wednesday)

11.00am-1.00pm    Photographic Club                                      2pm-3.30pm          Third Wednesday Club

8pm-10pm             Badminton


Thursday

8pm-10pm             Badminton


Friday                    

9.30am-11.30am   Tots Group

10am-12noon        Community Coffee Morning


Saturday

9am-11.30am        Kids Football Practice



CALENDAR


JANUARY 2021



January 3rd 11am:      Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper ~                                              Epiphany Sunday

                                  Celebrant & Preacher ~ Rev Alan Kennedy

                                  Service in the Community Hall


January 10th 11am:     Worship led by Lynn Dolan

                                   Service in Church


January 17th 11am:      Worship led by the Rev Alan Kennedy

                                    Service in the Community Hall


January 24th 11am:      Worship led by the Rev Robert Varley

                                    Service in Church


January 31st 11am:       Worship led by Lynn Dolan

                                    Service in Church


February 7th 11am:       CHURCH CLOSED THIS WEEK


February 14th 11am:     Worship led by Lynn and Christine

                                    Service in Church


February 21st 11am:     First Sunday of Lent

                                   The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper

                                   Celebrant & Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy

                                    Service in the Community Hall


February 28th 11am:     Worship led by Rev Robert Varley

                                    Service in Church


March 7th 11am:           The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper

                                    Celebrant & Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy

                                    Service in the Community Hall


March 14th 11am:         Worship led by Rev Leo Roberts

                                    Service in Church


March 21st 11am:         Worship led by Rev Alan Kennedy

                                    Service in the Community Hall 


March 28th 11am:        Worship for Palm Sunday

                                   with distribution of Palm Crosses

                                   Led by Rev Alan Kennedy

                                   Service in the Community Hall


April 2nd 10am:           Good Friday

                                   A Short Service of Reflection

                                   Led by Rev Alan Kennedy

                                   Service in the Community Hall      


April 4th 11am:           Easter Sunday

                                  The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper

                                  Celebrant and Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy

                                  Service in the Community Hall


April 11th 11am:            Worship led by Shirley Booth

                                     Service in Church


April 18th 11am:            Worship led by Rev Alan Kennedy

                                     Service in the Community Hall


April 19th 7pm:              Deacons meeting in the Coffee Room


April 25th 11am:             Worship led by Rev Robert Varley

                                     Service in Church


May 2nd 11am:              Worship led by the Minister

                                     (Communion will be on Pentecost                                               Sunday May 23rd)

                                     Service in the Community Hall


May 8th 10am-2pm:       Congregational Federation Assembly                                           online


May 9th 11am:               Worship led by Rev Leo Roberts

                                     Service in Church


May 16th 11am:             Ascension Sunday Worship                                                         led by the Minister

                                     Service in the Community Hall


May 19th 7pm:               Deacons Meeting in the Coffee Room


May 23rd 11am:             Pentecost Sunday

                                     The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper

                                     Celebrant & Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy

                                     Service in the Community Hall


May 30th 11am:              Worship led by Christine and Lynn 

                                      Service in Church


June 6th 11am:              The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper

                                     Celebrant & Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy

                                     Service in the Community Hall


June 7th 7.30pm:            Churches Together at Bethany Church


June 13th 11am:             Worship led by Annette Dickenson

                                      Service in Church


June 20th 11am:             Worship led by the Minister

                                      Service in the Community Hall


June 27th 11am:             Worship led by Shirley Booth

                                      Service in Church


June 30th 7pm:               Deacons Meeting in the Coffee Room



July 4th 11am:               The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper

                                     Celebrant & Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy

                                     Service in the Community Hall


July 11th 11am:             Worship led by Christine and Lynn

                                     A Service of Hymns and Readings


July 18th 11am:             Worship led by the Minister

                                     Service in the Community Hall


FOLLOWING THE EASING OF RESTRICTIONS

ALL SERVICES WILL NOW BE HELD IN CHURCH


TO FACILITATE THE RESUMPTION OF COMMUNAL SINGING FACEMASKS MUST STILL BE WORN


July 22nd 7pm:              Deacons Meeting in the Coffee Room


July 25th 11am:             Worship led by Rev Robert Varley

                                   

August 1st 11am:           The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper

                                     Celebrant & Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy


August 8th 11am            Worship led by Leo Roberts


August 15th 11am:         Worship led by Rev Alan Kennedy


August  22nd 11am:        Worship led by Shirley Booth


August 29th 11am:          Worship led by Rev Robert Varley


September 5th 11am:    The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper

                                    Celebrant & Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy


September 12th 11am:    Worship led by Shirley Booth 


September 13th 7.30pm: Churches Together meeting at Bethany                                        Church


September 15th 2pm:      Third Wednesday Club

                                      "Have Guitar - Will Travel"

                                      Neil Smith


September 15th 7pm:      Deacons Meeting in the Coffee Room


September 19th 11am:    Worship led by Rev Alan Kennedy


September 25th 10am-12: Macmillan Coffee Morning

                                       Community Hall Harriet Street


September 26th 11am:    Worship led by Annette Dickenson 


October 2nd 8.30am:       Churches Together Prayer Brealkfast

                                      Bethany Church


October 3rd 11am:        The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper 

                                    Celebrant & Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy


October 10th 11am:        Worship led by Shirley Booth.


October 17th 11am:        Harvest Thanksgiving Service

                                     Led by Rev Alan Kennedy                                                           Donations for the Foodbank                                                       gratefully received


October 20th 2pm:          Third Wednesday Club

                                     "Northern Humour and Song"

                                      Rob Mason


October 23rd 2pm:          Memorial service for Ivy Terry

                                      Led by Rev Alan Kennedy


October 24th 11am:         Worship led by Lynn Dolan


October 27th 7pm:           Deacons Meeting at Church


October 31st 11am:         Worship led The Deacons 


November 5th 10am:        Community Coffee resumes


November 6th 8.30am:     Churches Together Prayer Breakfast

                                       Bethany Church


November 6th 10.30am:   North West Area Assembly

                                       Hope Congregational Church                                                     Oldham  


November 7th 11am:      The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper

                                     Celebrant & Preacher RevAlan Kennedy


November 12th 10am:     Community Coffee Morning


November 14th 10.55am: Rememberance Sunday Service

                                      Led by Christine Potter


November 17th 2.00pm:   Third Wednesday Club

                                       The speaker is unable to come but we                                         will still meet for Coffee & Chat.                                                                                              

November 19th 10am:       Community Coffee Morning


November 21st 11am:       Worship led by Rev Alan Kennedy


November 24th 7pm:         Deacons Meeting at Church


November 26th 10am:       Community Coffee Morning


November 28th 11am:    The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper 

                                     Celebrant & Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy

                                     Advent Sunday& Dressing of the Tree


November 29th 7.30pm:    Churches Together Meeting                                                        Bethany Church 


December 3rd 10am:         Community Coffee Morning


December 4th 8.30am:      Churches Together Prayer Breakfast

                                        Bethany Church


December 5th 11am:         Nine Lessons and Carols

 

December 8th 12.30pm:    Church Christmas Lunch

                                        The Woodside, Worsley


December 10th 10am:        Community Coffee Morning 


December 12th 11am:        Nativity Service 


December 12th 7.30pm:     Churches Together Carol Service

                                         Walkden Methodist Church                                                         (Please wear a facemask)


December 17th 10am :       Community Coffee Morning


December 19th 11am:        A Service of Readings and Carols


December 24th 4.00pm:     Christingle Service


December 26th:                  No Service this week


2022


January 2nd 11am:          The Sacrament of the Lord`s Supper

                                    Celebrant & Preacher Rev Alan Kennedy