Written by Gareth Lewis

Street Pastors Week of Prayer 24 – 31 October 2015

This coming week, 24 – 31 October 2015, is the Street Pastors Week of Prayer. This national event gives us all the opportunity to join together with our friends across Leek, Cheddleton, Endon and the country to pray for the work of Street Pastors in our own town and further afield.

For more information, please see the Street Pastors National […]

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Churches Together Forum – 7th October 2015

Come along to the next Leek & District Churches Together Forum at Trinity Church on Wednesday 7th October at 7.30pm.

Hear updates on what we are doing together as a Christian community in Leek & District, including: @21 Youth Project, Leek & District Foodbank, Leek Street Pastors, Synapse Youth Work and Spark. You’re ideas for the upcoming Churches Together events […]

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Team Confirmation at St Edwards for 2015

This year’s Confirmation service for the Leek & Meerbrook Parish will be held at St Edward’s Church on Sunday 29th November 2015 at 10am.

Through Confirmation we become full members and are drawn more deeply into the life of the Church.

Preceeded by a period of preparation, starting sometime in September (usually once a week for an hour or so), […]

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National Month of Prayer for Parent & Toddler Groups

June is the National Month of Prayer for Parent & Toddler Groups.

Right across the country, every day of the week, local churches (8 in Leek alone!) open their doors to welcome in people from different backgrounds, races and religious beliefs.

For many young children and their parents, the Parent & Toddler group is a highlight as they meet up with […]

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Matlosane Awaits Marcus Brookfield

On 9th April our Children & Families worker, Marcus Brookfield, joins a team from Lichfield diocese (pictured) in flying to our partner diocese of Matlosane, South Africa. Their Mission: to train Sunday school teachers from across the Matlosane diocese and (hopefully) visit a number of schools too!

Please join us in praying for Marcus and the team while they run […]

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General Election 2015 – Question Your Candidates

In preparation for the General Election on the 7th May 2015, Churches Together in Leek & District have organised a Questions & Answers session (also known as Hustings) with our Staffordshire Moorlands Parliamentary Candidates.

The following Candidates will be attending:

Karen Bradley (The Conservative Party)
George Langley-Poole (The UK Independance Party)
Trudie McGuinness (The Labour Party)
John Redfern (The Liberal Democrat Party)
Brian Smith (The […]

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Choir Leader Needed – St Edward’s

We’re currently seeking a new Choir Leader to maintain and develop the choral aspect of life and worship at St Edward’s.

This involves leading the choir on Thursday evenings and on Sundays at 9.30am and 6.30pm as they practice and sing hymns and anthems.

If you’ve the necessary musical skills and are interested in this post, please contact Revd Nigel […]

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Christianity Explored Course

Perhaps you’re a convinced atheist, a committed Christian or somewhere in between? Perhaps you’ve lots of questions to ask or happy to sit and listen? Maybe you go to church or have never been. Whoever you are, Christianity Explored is a course for you to discover what life’s all about from a Christian perspective.

It’s free, relaxed and informal, run […]

By |January 9th, 2015|Community|Comments Off on Christianity Explored Course

“On Yer Bike!” – To Fight Ebola

That’s exactly what Dan Woods & Andrew Carp of Leek Parish are doing to support the doctors and nurses of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) – Doctors Without Borders – in their fight against Ebola.

500 Mile Virtual Cycle Tour
On Monday 24th November, Dan & Andrew set off on their 500 mile Virtual Cycle Tour, that will see them “exercise biking” […]

By |November 25th, 2014|News|Comments Off on “On Yer Bike!” – To Fight Ebola

Leek Remembrance Day 2014

Remembrance day 2014 is on Sunday 9th November, when we remember all who have fallen during past conflicts, including over 500 souls from Leek and the surrounding area.

Our Service of Remembrance is at St Edward’s church, commencing at 9.30am. Following this, a Parade will march to the Nicholson War Memorial where a short service will take place, led by […]

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