Children

1515 Teddies on their way to Syria

Congratulations to Katie on all her hard work organising the collection of teddy bears for the charity ‘Teddy Bear Trust’ who will be taking them to children in the war zones in Syria. We must also thank Rev’d Janet and her family for all their hard work sorting and storing the teddies till they were […]

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Mawdesley Weekend Scarecrow Festival 2018

21st & 22nd July Don’t miss this opportunity to visit Mawdesley and see the scarecrows all around the village and in the church graveyard, as you can see from the picture of the St Peter’s School display a lot of hard work has gone into making this a truly memorable event. If you’ve never visited […]

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Anniversary Sunday

 1st July 2018 As usual we shall be delighted to welcome the School to the 11.00am service.

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Noah’s Family Ramble

The walk departs from St Michael and All Angels church, Croston on Sunday 24th June at 10.15am walking to St John’s Bretherton to join them for their Walking Day celebrations which include food & fun events on the Congregational Church field behind the church. Come and join us you’ll enjoy some lovely countryside and company […]

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Coffee Day 2018

Coffee Day – 7th July 2018 Coffee Day is rapidly approaching and after the changes we had to make because of the closure of St Michaels last year, we will be able this year to return to our usual format of having a short service in church before we begin the procession. Full details and […]

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Dawn Easter Worship 2018

Please note the location of the service has changed to Bishop Chester’s Wood behind St Michael & All Angels Church, Croston. The time remains the same at 6.45am. Check out the calender for other services during Holy Week which include 2 child friendly events.

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Art Competition at Croston

There’s still time to get your thinking caps on, and don’t be afraid to do something different if thats what you would like to do, our photo competition in 2015 produced some really good but unusual pictures. ARTS COMPETITION 2018 £25 GIFT VOUCHERS – UNDER 11’s & 11-16 We are inviting entries for our Arts […]

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Childrens’ Lent Challenge 2018

                                God likes ordinary days. That is why he make so many of them. Everyday has the potential to be extra- ordinary. But it is up to us to make them extra – ordinary for ourselves and others.     […]

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Please help Katie fill a van with Teddy Bears

“Never underestimate the healing power of Teddy” Teddy Fans! This is an urgent appeal from Katie Souther for teddies who need a new home. A teddy is like a comfort blanket, so she is collecting and recycling comforting soft toys by sending them to children who have been affected and displaced by war. If you have […]

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Messy Church fun in Croston

Our second ‘Messy Church’ with the Methodists has been another great success with both children and adults enjoying a range of activities and sharing hotdogs and cake. After all the fun the parents had a bit of a rest as the children played pass the parcel with a prayer in each layer. As the children […]

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