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St Mary’s Zoom Service 28 June

To watch the Zoom communion service, click the link here. Paul reflects on Matthew 10:40-42: “Whoever welcomes you welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes the one who sent me. Whoever welcomes a prophet in the name of a prophet will receive a prophet’s reward; and whoever welcomes a righteous person […]

CHAOS at home!

CHAOS is the Weaverham version of “Messy Church”, open to everyone. In normal times it includes arts and crafts, games, messy stuff, man shed and food. During lockdown, we have missed seeing everyone’s faces at Chaos, Sticky Fingers and Church. Now we can get together by Zoom for some fun. […]

Free Food!

St Mary’s Church Weaverham are distributing fresh, surplus supermarket food at The Lighthouse Community Centre, Church Street, Weaverham between 9.30 and 11.30 on Wednesday and Friday mornings. A big ‘thank you’ to Helping Hands, Northwich in Need for donating leftover supermarket food and to the supermarkets involved. There is a […]

All Age service 7 June

Many thanks Vicky, Georgina, Josh, Yvonne and Emily for an excellent service. Watch this link here if you want to know why Abigail unexpectedly threw an egg at Vicky, what we did with Lego and why Yvonne and Emily showed us how to make paper people… If you have not […]

YPF Extreme Bible Reading

St Mary’s Young People’s Fellowship continue to meet on Zoom and were recently set a challenge: to send in a picture of themselves engaged in “Extreme Bible Reading”. Some may have come across “Extreme Ironing” and similar crazy activities, where photos are posted of people ironing shirts on the top […]

Church breaks Internet?!

“Looks like the church broke the Internet” joked one Twitter user. The St Mary’s regular on-line service on Sunday was disrupted by what turned out to be a massive UK Zoom outage across the UK on Sunday morning, 17 May. Churches across the country were affected as was the daily […]

New Bishop Welcomed

St Mary’s is delighted to welcome the new Bishop of Chester, announced on 12 May 2020. The Rt Revd Mark Tanner has been named by Downing Street as the next Bishop of Chester, succeeding the Rt Revd Dr Peter Forster who retired in September 2019. Bishop Mark is currently the […]

Churches help meet Covid needs

St Mary’s is working with The Stronghold church and St Bede’s Catholic Church to help meet the needs of vulnerable and isolated people in Weaverham. More than 60 older vulnerable people are receiving between one and four meals a week, produced and distributed by a team of volunteers. Meanwhile a […]

A spiritual journey

A member of the St Mary’s congregation recorded a series of eight 4 minutes reflections on life changing Bible passages. Linked to Easter Week 2020 but telling his on spiritual journey, Jerry Marshall explains how he came to faith aged 22 and the extraordinary impact it had on his life. […]