Good News Church

God's People, Reaching Up, Reaching In, Reaching Out

   

Welcome.....to Good News Church, Whaley Bridge

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What's happening, Sundays

In summer our meetings are less formal - we will be meeting as follows:-

27 August 10.30am

3 September 4pm

ring Nigel for further details 01663 744281


Please join us for refreshments from 10am – 10.25 am on Sunday mornings. We start our

service at 10.30am, please be seated for then as we come into God’s presence together.

Drinks will be available again after our worship.


Weekly Activities - all these resume in September

Wed evening house group

Thu morning house group

Fri morning prayer meeting 9.30am

Fri evening Youth group 8pm-9.30pm


     

Recent events

Sat 24 June

        Whaley Bridge Carnival - with 

        Churches Together float and stall

Including face painting and Plummy the Clown

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Big Church Day out

2-3 June near Macclesfield

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 10,000 people went to this year's Big Church Day Out in Macclesfield. Visit the website for 2018 early booking

       

On 16 January we hosted a Churches Together Whaley Bridge shared meal and invited local Councillors


Churches Together Jan 2016


Christmas 2016

Christingle family service - Cafe style

Christingle 2016

Light party October 2016


light party


In July a number of people went to the Transform camp in Worcestershire

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The theme of the week was:-

 I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes Rom 1:16


In early July we were able to gather for a prayer and worship night at church which is something we committed to do more frequently back in January. This followed on from a previous Sunday night meeting and the Saturday morning prayer at Eccles Pike.

Writing on walls

We sung together and then had chance to go to different activities. As the building is physically prepared for continued Kingdom work, prayers were written on the walls to declare God’s presence and purpose for the future and faithfulness for the past.







Whaley Water Weekend

Churches Together took part with Jugalubs the Clown and No Strings Puppets from Altrincham.

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water weekend

 


Since Easter we have been looking at Jesus appearances after the resurrection and the Acts of the Apostles.

Here are pictures from when we looked at the disciples fishing and catching 153 fish and when Jesus made them breakfast on the shore.

153 fish

153 fish


On Good Friday  we attended the Eccles Pike joint service 

Eccles Pike

An open air service has been held by local Christians at Eccles Pike for many years. This year 40-50 gathered to remember Jesus' crucifixion.





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Syria and Iraq

Special collections have been taken to support the work of Open Doors in Syria and Iraq.

Romans ch 12 12 Be joyful because you have hope. Be patient when trouble comes. Pray at all times. 13 Share with God’s people who need help. Bring strangers in need into your homes.




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Harvest 4 Oct 2015.

Gifts were sent to Charis House and a collection of £91 taken for Tearfund.


In June 2015 we welcomed back our friends and church members Jason, Tracy, Ruby and Libby Day who have been working with CMS / OMF in Thailand for three and a half years.  They are staying in the area and visiting churches that have supported them for the next few months.

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Praying for the Day family as they returned to the UK


Family service June 2015

June15 Family service

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Contact details:

The Church leaders can be emailed on info@goodnewschurch.co.uk