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 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?
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
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
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!
We welcomed Jason &
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