Croston

22
Apr

Confirmation Service

On the 24th March – Bishop Philip the new bishop of Burnley joined family and friends to confirm nine confirmation candidates who had all attended confirmation preparation days and completed a workbook which they showed the Bishop. On the following Sunday Millie Metcalfe, Katie Souther, Will Barker and Daniel Cook made their first communion at […]

11
Apr

Sunday Group decorate the window for Easter

The Sunday Group worked hard with a little bit of help from the teachers to produce a wonderful tribute for Easter which was place in the one of the northern window’s for everyone to see, admire and reflect on the true meaning of Easter.

10
Apr

 Junior Bell ringing

Looking on the 3 churches website I read they were asking children over the age of 10 years to come and have a go at bell ringing. In January I went to Croston Church where I met the bell ringing team and the first thing they did was take me up the bell tower to […]

30
Mar

Picnic in the Woods Sunday May 10th

Everyone had a great time and enjoyed the picnic in the Woods A big thank you to every who worked so hard preparing everything and making the day such a big success. We will be adding pictures from the day so keep checking.  

05
Mar

St Michael and All Angels Photo Competition

In December children from Trinity & St Michael’s CE & Methodist Primary School & Bishop Rawestorne Academy were invited to enter a photographic completion of the church sponsored by Richard Shallcross who kindly provided the prizes. The children were invited to submit a maximum of 2 photographs with some link to St Michael’s Church and they […]

28
Jan

Croston Bellringers

Come & Join our bell ringers & have a go. With Magna Carta 800th anniversary and the tri-centenary of the first ever peal in 1715 occurring this year the ringers have plenty of opportunities to celebrate in addition to regular service ringing. In order to maintain this tradition in the village, the band requires new team […]

24
Jan

The 3 churches come together in prayer

Members of our 3 churches were up early to Join Reverend Janet at Bishop’s House to celebrate Morning Prayer and communion with Bishop Julian, Archdeacon John and other members of clergy. During the service Bishop Julian licensed Reverend Janet as Associate Priest to our United Benefice, this completes all the legal formalities. We wish to […]

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