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. 


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

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.

Christmas cards / Tearfund offering. As in previous years we will be having a collection on Christmas Day in lieu of exchanging Christmas cards. Tearfund have secured some match funding to double any donations to their appeal for their ministry in the Central African Republic.

Please see details on noticeboard.

New Year’s Resolution -  Read the whole Bible throughout 2018 – Resources are available to guide with this. It takes around 10-15 minutes each day, the rewards are priceless.

Social event in January At the church meeting we discussed having a social and fundraising event to support Tracy & Jason, Ruby and Libby. Ideas welcome – a sale, quiz, coffee morning?

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Through the autumn we will be looking at some ordinary people who are described as “heroes of faith” and what we can learn from their lives. Sunday Club will be following the same series.

Now faith is being SURE of what we HOPE for and CERTAIN of what we do not see. This is what the ancients were commended for. Hebrews 11 v 1-2

17 Sept  Abel – Acceptable offerings                                        Rob

24 Sept – Open Doors guest speaker,                                      Trevor Green

1 Oct – Harvest  (4pm)                                                                 Rob

8 Oct – Noah  - Obedience                                                          Rob

15 Oct – Abraham & Sarah – Faith                                           Pete Cripps 

22 Oct – Enoch- Walking with God                                           Thom

29 Oct – Isaac – Keeping on track                                             Thom

5 Nov – Baptism service                                     Held at Buxton 4pm

12 Nov –Rahab – God’s choice                         Graham Hinds

19 Nov –  Jacob  wrestling with God                Thom                                          

26 Nov  Joseph – God works things for good     Rob

10 Dec - Moses                                                         Thom 

Men's meals

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

Next event 25 Jan 2018 7.30 pm for 8pm venue tbc


mens meal


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

We had a fantastic time at  three holidays last year at Transform camp, Big Church Day out and at our church weekend away.

Click here for some highlights of the week (look out for the cricket team) as well as audio / video of the talks to download for free!


 Advent Wreath.


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)



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