The Rector Writes…

‘Thy Kingdom Come’ in Knutsford Deanery Thy Kingdom Come is the annual wave of prayer at the time of Pentecost / Whit Sunday: https://www.thykingdomcome.global/ On Monday 7th May the Bishop of Stockport (The Right Reverend Libby Lane) and the Archdeacon of Macclesfield (The Venerable Ian Bishop) will make a Prayer Walk through as many parishes … [Read more…]

Easter Egg Appeal

Please help us to collect enough to give each family attending Oasis an egg on Easter Sunday. Eggs can be left in the basket at the back of the church up to March 18 to be delivered that week For some families last year it was the first Easter egg they had ever received. Thank you in … [Read more…]

Easter Flowers

If you would like to make a donation towards the cost of the Lillies and Easter Flowers in Church in memory of loved ones please place your donation in an envelope with your name and the names of those to be remembered clearly written on the outside. Envelopes to be handed to Michael Penlington or placed in the appropriate … [Read more…]

Rector Writes

From the sermon preached by the Rector at St.Catherine’s Church, Birtles on the Sunday before Lent In Lent (this year 14th February to 1st April) we mark both Jesus’ 40 days in the wilderness, when – through temptation – he learned the limits of mortal existence, and our Lord’s journey to Jerusalem for the last time. Suffering … [Read more…]

Bridge Drive – Thank You

We held our Annual Bridge Drive on Monday February 12th. 36 people took part across 9 tables. This is a happy social afternoon and we made a profit of over £300.00. A big Thank You to the many helpers who baked, made sandwiches washed up and waited on.

Over £5000 now donated to Church by 200 Club

Over £5000 has now been donated to St Mary’s by the 200 Club – if you’d like to be part of this and have the chance of winning a cash prize each month, please complete the entry form and arrange your standing order / cheque payment.

Oasis Update – January 2018

On behalf of the Oasis team and our clients I would like to wish you all a very happy and peaceful New Year! 2017 was a great year We have so much to thank God for!   Despite the growing obstacles our clients face including confusing benefit changes, unfair sanctions, abusive relationships, crippling addiction, gang intimidation … [Read more…]