Croston

29
Aug

Celebrating 50 Years Ministry

On Sunday 23rd August we celebrated John Raynor’s 50 years of Christian ministry. In July 1965 John was commissioned in the Church Army and when he moved to Lancashire was licensed as a Reader in the Church of England. Though John became Reader Emeritus last year both he & Josie remain an active part of […]

24
Aug

Journeying with the Marstons

News from the Marstons serving with Agape Student Life UK. July and August is the long summer break for the University of Nottingham and most of the students we spend the rest of the year with disperse all over the world. For us, the university summer break involves three things: Re-equipping ourselves in valuable ministry skills, Re-connecting […]

14
Jul

Croston Sunday Club

Summer Break Sunday Club will be breaking-up for three weeks after next Sunday, 18th July. Children are always welcome in church so even though we have no Sunday Club they can still join the other children who usually stay with their family in church. We have an area as you enter the church with books and […]

04
Jul

Croston Coffee Day 2015

The village comes out to celebrate The church was full for the short service before the Walk of Witness through the village. Reverend Janet gave a short address about how we need to put a stamp on a letter to ensure our message is delivered by the postman and we were like postage stamps because […]

29
Jun

Coffee Day 2015

Coffee Day – July 4th 2015 Arrangements. The village will be closed to all traffic between 1.45 P.M. And 4.00 P.M. approximately. “We would ask residents who live in Church Street, Town Road, Station Road and Westhead Road, if you would help on the day by moving your cars to allow the procession to move […]

10
Jun

Music in the Woods

Music in the Woods   13th June 19:00 – 19:30    SOLD OUT   Our regular annual event with live music which always proves to be a big success has proved so popular this year that we have already sold out. Hopefully if you haven’t managed to get a ticket for this years event you […]

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.  

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