Croston, Hearvest Festival

  Sunday, 27th September, Come & join us at our Harvest Service. This coincides with our Patronal festival when the Church traditionally celebrates the feast of St Michael and all angels. Throughout the ages Christian communities built churches and gave them a name of a saint which was marked with a special celebration to mark the […]


Croston,Puppets @ Family Service

Sunday 11th October Janet Duegan and the puppet team from Cleveley Parish Church will be joining us at the All Age Worship service in St Michael’s Church  


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 […]


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 […]


Young Adults Sept 2015

Welcome to your September head-scratchers! Crossword Across   8       Where the Ark of the Covenant was kept for 20 years (1 Samuel 7:1) (7,6) 9       One of the parts of the body on which blood and oil were put in the ritual cleansing from infectious skin diseases (Leviticus 14:14–17) (3) 10     Uncomfortable (3,2,4) 11      ‘Yet […]


Maghull U3A Visit Croston

During Maghull U3A’s walking tour of Croston Roy Websdell gave them a guided tour of St Michael & All Angels church and having grown up in the village he could also tell them quite a lot about the history of the village as well. Roy began with a walk around the outside the church   […]


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 […]


Mawdesley Walking Day 2015

    The afternoon began with a short service in church lead by members of each of the Christian churches in the village before we began the procession from outside St Peter’s Church. It seemed as though nearly everyone in the village came to join the walk of witness.     A big thank you […]


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 […]

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