Good News Church

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

       What’s Happening / Recent News

From young to old there's always something happening at or around Good News Church!

Sunday Meetings are at Good News Church and start at 10:30 am
You're invited to join us for coffee from 10:15 am

House Groups on Wednesdays evenings at 8pm (for 8.30pm start) and Thursday mornings at 9:45 (in Buxton) delve deeper into the verses that we looked at on Sunday morning. The venues for each week can change, so contact us or come along on Sunday to find out where this week's will be.

Youth (11-18)

Youth meets every Friday at 8pm to have fun, make friends and meet God. Contact Rob for more information. 

Prayer

Weekly prayer meeting 9.30am - 10.30am at church on Fridays


Baptism – let us know if you are interested in baptism, a service is planned for 11 Feb

Shrove Tuesday 13 Feb. 6pm at church. Board games and pancakes.

 

Synergy – Leadership event 16-18 February

Day tickets available for the Saturday. Please see leaflets at back of church.

 

Lent Course 2018, Churches Together in Whaley Bridge -,  join us for the six weeks of Lent as we read, study and discuss: 40 Stories of Hope.  The stories give a unique insight into prison life and the effect a faith in Jesus can have.  We will walk with Jesus through Lent, learning from Mark’s Gospel and from the lessons prisoners, ex-prisoners and chaplains have learned.

Meetings will be on Wednesday afternoons at Holy Trinity Church, at 2.00pm and Wednesday evenings at the Good News Church, Old Road, at 7.30pm (First meeting 21 February)

 

Thu 1 March –Christian Institute meeting 8pm, at Ford’s Lane, Stockport “Giving an answer”

See leaflets at back of church from the Christian Institute

 

AGM – Sun 18 March. Reports will be shared as part of our worship followed by business.

 

Deeper youth service – Sun 18 March.6-8pm at Good News Church

 

Sat 24 March Coffee morning for fellowship and fundraising to support Tracy & Jason, Ruby and Libby.

Jason & Tracy’s Link newsletter is now up on the noticeboard

Youth Group weekend away – at Ashbourne 13 – 15 April.

 

Manchester Bible School – Mondays 7.30-9.30pm : February 26th – March 26th 2018

The course costs £30, or £20 for the unwaged. At Didsbury, Nazarene Theological College

 

Judges – Salvation for a declining Church! This study of the Book of Judges will explore the key characteristics of a community of faith beginning to spiral into decline, and the abounding grace of God in response, raising up his leaders in response. We explore how those themes both challenge and shape the struggles of the contemporary church. See notice at back for further details.

 

Synergy Summer Camp at Big Church Day Out (North) – 31st May – 3rd June 2018

Booking info postcards at back of church. Come and enjoy a few days away with church family (Synergy is a new name for the former Midlands Region of Salt & Light)

Church membership Please pick up a leaflet from the back if you are interested in finding out what it means to be a church member.



Men's meals

We meet for a meal out with a short talk from a speaker, every couple of months.

Next event TBA

Dec16

mens meal

 

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 Advent Wreath.


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We welcomed Jason & Tracy, Ruby and Libby back from Thailand in June, where they've been working with CMS. We have been really blessed to have them back and to hear the stories of how they've been serving God in South-East Asia. 


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March 2014 - Set up for Whaley Bridge Youth culture (above).   Cafe Church Advent 2013 (below)

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The Alpha Course

'What Alpha offers, and what is attracting thousands of people, is permission, rare in secular culture, to discuss the big questions - life and death and their meaning.' -The Guardian

We are hoping to run Alpha again soon. Please email to enquire

For more info click Alpha