CHURCH DIARY

Wesley Chapel

Sunday Services: 10.30am Deacon Keith Gough 6.30pm Rev Shaun Swithenbank Holy Communion Monday 2.30pm Network Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday Coffee Mornings from 10am Thursday 10am Forward Together, includes lunch at noon and other activities.

Trinity Methodist Church

Services for Sunday: Education Sunday 10.30am Mrs D Parish 6.30pm Rev J Sadler. Holy Communion Creche as usual during morning worship and coffee served afterwards. Monday 7.15pm Discipleship course, week 4. Tuesday 10.30am Network meeting noon Luncheon Club. Thursday 10am Prayers in church. Friday 7.30pm Choir Practice.

Starbeck Methodist Church

Tonight - 6pm onwards Girls' and Boys' Brigades 6.45pm Joint Brigade Section 9pm Band. Tomorrow 9.30-11.30am Coffee Shop hosted by the Sundi Club and at 7.30pm St Aidan's Swing band and Aidan's Flame Group. Pay on door. Sunday Services: 10.45am Rev Alan Bolton Family/Parade service No evening service. Monday 6.15pm Brownies. Tuesday noon Lunch Club 2.15pm Ladies’ Network. Wednesday 2.15pm for 2.30pm Mens Fellowship 7.45pm Ladies’ Circle. Friday Girls' and Boys' Brigades - Details see February 10 Saturday 9.30-11.30am Coffee Shop hosted by the Ladies’ Circle. Future events: Saturday, April 1 Spring Fair 10am-12.30pm.

Our contact person all church matters Rev Alan Bolton 887701 and our website www.starbeckchapel. harrogate.net

St Mark’s Church

Sunday Theme for following four services - Tracing a path through Luke’s gospel - Swimming against the tides. 8am Holy Communion 10am United Parade Service 5pm All age Worship 6.30pm Holy Communion (theme Ephesians - Children of Light). Tuesday 7am Early Birds Prayer meeting - Narthex 9-9.30am Daily Prayer, Emmaus Chapel. All Welcome. For information contact Church Office 01423 544528

Nidd Ss Paul and Margaret of

Antioch (Next to Nidd Hall

Hotel)

Septuagesima 10.30 Mattins (BCP) with Hymns and Sermon Preacher Rev Michael EG Warchus.

St Wilfrid’S Parish Church

Duchy Road

Tomorrow - 6pm Vigil Mass. An informal and especially child-friendly service in the Lady Chapel. Sunday 8am Holy Communion 10am Sung Parish Mass Celebrant and Preacher The Team Rector. Young Wilfs for 3-11’s. 6pm Evensong. For further details on the above and all midweek services, please contact the Parish Office on Harrogate 504629 or visit www.stwilfrids-harrogate.co.uk

Starbeck Mission

Sunday -10.15am.Prayer Meeting 10.30am Family Service, Sunday School Speaker Stewart Jamieson 6.30pm Evening Service Speaker Brian Gemmell. Monday 12.15pm Prayer for Israel. Tuesday 7.30pm Bible Study and Prayer. Wednesday Noon Luncheon Club. Thursday 6.15pm Thursday Club. Friday 6.30pm Instep./Young Life.

For further details please telephone Brian Gemmell 01904 470751

West Park United Reformed

Church Harrogate

Sunday 10.10am Prayer Meeting in the Victoria Room 10.30am Morning Worship, which will include the celebration of Communion and will be led by Rev Alasdair Walker, former Moderator of the URC Yorkshire Province. Monday 7.30pm Finance and Fabric Group meeting. Thursday 10am Pop-in Coffee Shop 7.30pm Seekers and Travellers Fellowship groups meet.

Christ Church High Harrogate

Sunday - 8am Holy Communion 10am Parish Eucharist 10am Junior Church and Creche noon Holy Communion 4pm Evening prayer. Monday 10am Monkeys 2.30pm 7.30pm Bible Study Group. Tuesday Rainbows Brownies Guides 7pm Baptism and Marriage Office .Wednesday 10am Holy Communion.Thursday Choir Practice 6.30. Friday 1.45pm First Praise. Further information 01423 530730 or visit www.church-square.co.uk

St Paul’s United Reformed

Church

Today 10.30 Open Church Coffee Shop. Sunday 10.30 Morning Worship conducted by the Minister, the Rev BA Hunt. Monday 7.30 Bible Study, Nehemiah. Tuesday 7.45 Tuesday Club Open Meeting to welcome the Wetherby Light Music Singers. All welcome. Wednesday 10.30 Open Church Coffee Shop 11.45 Midweek Meditation Noon Lunch 5pm Beavers 5.45 Cub Scouts 7pm Scouts. Thursday 5.45 Rainbows and Brownies 7.30 Guides and Choir Practice.

Spiritual Healing Church

Princess Square.

Meditation and Healing Circle every Thursday 7.30 pm. Development Circle and Edgar Cayce group both meet 7pm every Friday. Services: Tomorrow - 7pm. Les Henderson from Darlington. Sunday 6.30pm Joanna Woods from Swillington. Wednesday 2.30pm Eddie Peace from Bradford. Healing available after services new members and visitors welcome. www.harrogatehealing.ik.com

Harrogate New Life Church

Tonight Former Boyzone band member Shane Lynch tells his story of fame, unhappiness and fulfilment! Tickets must be bought in advance, telephone 504205. Book your place now! 1 per person (redeemable against drinks at the bar!). Venue StGeorge's Social Club, St Georges Road, Harrogate. Harrogate New Life is a "no-frills" style church. We get you there without all the fuss! Meets Sundays at 10am at the Cedar Suite, Cedar Court Hotel, opposite Oatlands Stray. Free parking and refreshments available. Disabled friendly, all on one level. Full weekly programme of children and youth activities. Creche (0-4s) Kid's church (5-10s) and Youthquake (11-14s). If you don't already have a church family, please feel free to come along. This week Pastor Tim Eldridge will be helping you to connect with a purpose in life. Encounter God and experience the presence and power of the Holy Spirit in our weekly Life-Groups meeting in homes throughout the area. We believe in divine healing and would welcome the opportunity to pray for you. Blaze Youth group meets every Thursday at 7pm opposite Asda. Sign-up now for one of our ministry school weekends this year: Healing School with Derek Brown (March) Supernatural School with Ryan Wyatt from the USA (June) or the Prophetic School with Christine Larkin (September and October) For further details about the church or any event, see www.harrogatenewlife.com or email info@harrogatenewlife.com or phone 01423 54 88 54.

Woodlands Methodist

Church

Services for Sunday -10.45am Rev John Sadler Education Sunday

(Creche and Sunday School during service). 6.30pm Rev Alan Bolton Holy Communion. Monday 9am (term time) Playgroup 2.15pm Retired Men’s Fellowship evening Irish Dancers Junior 7.30pm Dale Singers. Tuesday 9-11am (term time) 1-2-3 Toddler group 12.30pm (term time) Playgroup 6.30pm Guides 7.30pm Harrogate Male Voice Choir. Wednesday 9am (term time) Playgroup 2pm Artists’ Group 5.30pm Brownies 8pm (fortnightly) Ladies’ Circle. Thursday 5pm Rainbows. Friday 9am Playgroup, 5.30-7.30pm Irish Dance Senior.

St Joseph's Catholic Church,

Skipton Road

Vigil Masses Saturday 6.30pm Sunday Masses 8am and Family/Sung at 11am. Weekday Masses Monday, Thursday and Friday as announced. Wednesday noon. Holy Days noon and 7pm. Confessions Saturday 5.30-6pm and Wednesday after noon Mass.

St Robert’s Catholic Church,

Robert Street

Vigil Mass Saturday 6.15pm. Sunday Masses: 9am (10.15 at St John Fisher) 11.30am and 6pm. Weekday Masses: Tuesday to Saturday at noon and also Monday and Thursday 8.30am. Friday 7pm. Holy Day Vigil 7pm. Holy Days noon and 7pm. Confessions Saturday 11-11.45am and 5-5.45pm.

St Aelred's Catholic Church,

Woodlands Drive

Adoration/Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament Monday to Friday 8am to 10pm. Weekend Masses Saturday (Vigil) 6.30pm and Sunday 10am. Weekday Masses: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9am. Thursday 7pm Saturday lOam. Holy Days 9am and 7.30pm. Confessions Thursday 6.30 to 7pm and Saturday 10.30 to 11am.

Harrogate Quaker Meeting

For Worship, 10.30 Sundays (usually with children's activities10.40-11.30) followed by free hot and cold drinks, at Friends’ Meeting House, 12a Queen Parade, Harrogate (01423-563391, or hg.quaker.warden@gmail.comm.

St Mary's and All Saints'

Church

Join us as we seek to make connections with, and a difference to, our community. The St Mary's congregation meets for informal worship at Harrogate Grammar School Main Hall at

10.30am Sundays. The All Saints’ congregation meets at the Harlow Hill Methodist Building at 9am Sundays, and once a month join with the Methodist congregation. Our Alpha course will be running from January 17 for 11 weeks. Please call the church office on 560558 for more information on these or any other aspect of our church life.

Elim Pentecostal Church, Park

View, Harrogate.

Sunday Services at 10.30am and 6.30pm Sunday Evening Prayer at 6pm Sunday School, 'Kingdom Kids' at 10.30am.

Coffee Bar each Friday 11am to 2pm. Prayer evening on alternate Thursday evenings at 7pm. Pastor Garry Feasey, telephone 01423 546461.

New Life in Christ Ministries

New Life in Christ Ministries would like to invite you to join us for services on Sunday mornings. We are a non-denominational congregation that loves the Lord and teach Biblical principles for living an abundant life. We meet at 10.30 at New Park Primary School on Skipton Road. For more information, contact the church office on 01423-817622 ext. 21. We look forward to seeing you on Sunday.

Calvary Chapel, Harrogate

We are a non-denominational, Bible-based church who meet at Woodfield School, Woodfield Road, Bilton at 10.30 on Sundays. We offer creche, Sunday school, and for our nursing mothers there is a private area where they can enjoy the service via live circuit TV. We also meet for prayer at a home at 7pm on Sunday evening, and on Tuesday nights we study the bible at 7pm. We meet on Saturdays at 1pm for football and ministry and Youth group is on Friday nights at 6.30pm. For further information, please call Pastor Mike Howard on 542061.

Jennyfield Evangelical

Church

Sunday services at 10am with junior church and creche 6.30pm at the church on Grantley Drive. For further information, please contact 01423 569733 or 505590.

Christian Science Church

Our weekly services are being held temporarily at the White Hart Hotel, Cold Bath Road, and a warm invitation is given to join us. Sunday Service and Sunday School at 11am.. Wednesday Testimony meeting at 7.30pm. Our reading room at 4 Oxford Buildings, Mount Parade is open on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 11am to 3pm, offering a quiet place for study and prayer. We look forward to welcoming you.