“Recognise our unity, celebrate our differences, witness the love of Christ and help people follow Him”.
ANNUAL PROGRAMME STARTING IN JANUARY
But due to Corvid-19 only the first three of these events happened this year! Autumn and Christmas events look extremely unlikely too. Let’s hope that 2021 will be different.
WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY including an joint service on the Sunday of the week to pray together. Resources for this are available each year from Churches Together in Britain and Ireland https://ctbi.org.uk/
WELLSPRING SPONSORED WALK around all the Churches in the area to support The Wellspring which cares for the homeless and needy in Stockport. https://www.thewellspring.co.uk/
ASH WEDNESDAY joint evening service
ECUMENICAL LENT GROUPS
GOOD FRIDAY WALK TO CROSS on Cobden Edge starting at Linnet Clough Scout Camp and stopping on the way for worship.
EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE followed by breakfast at Mellor Church
CHRISTIAN AID WEEK Plant sale locally and street collection in the area. https://www.christianaid.org.uk/christian-aid-week
MARPLE CARINVAL in June. We have stalls with ‘everything free’ – games for children, prayer and pamper and trash to treasure (like freecycle)
BIBLE SUNDAY in October We hold a service to celebrate our shared love of the Bible https://www.biblesociety.org.uk/
REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY in November. Share in the community service around Marple memorial.
CHRISTMAS In The Community: We Support the Local Business Forum events.