HOLY WEEK PRAYER FROM St.Luke’s Parish church.

We continue through Holy Week with a repost of prayer based on scripture for the Tuesday before Easter: God of the fallen grain, God of the children of light: It was in your being broken down that you were lifted up. It is in releasing our lives to others that we bear your lasting truth. […]

HOLY WEEK AT ST.LUKE’S

Holy Week started well with two services on Sunday celebrating Palm Sunday with Jesus’s entry into Jerusalem and the events taking place during the last week of his life on earth. A friend of mine sent me this link from friends in Birmingham if you would like to participate in some reflections this Holy Week. […]

NATIONAL DAY OF REFLECTION AND EASTER SERVICES AT ST LUKE’S, GOOSTREY

In these challenging times St Lukes’s shares a positive light going forward and how parishioners have communicated with each other during lockdown. Meetings via zoom have taken place during these last few weeks and we have enjoyed music, talks, sharing, prayer, news and laughter over the internet. We have kept in touch with our other […]

GOOSTREY PARISH CHURCH NEWS

  An update from St Lukes Parish Church in Goostrey. “We very much regret, that due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, there will be no regular Sunday services in St Luke’s Church in March”. We shall, however, hold ZOOM services online at 10.00am on Sunday 7th, 14th and 21st and Wednesday 3rd, 10th,17th and 24th […]

GOOSTREY METHODIST CHURCH

  The Methodist church in Goostrey,  has not been able to perform a “Churches Together” presence with their friends at St Luke’s church Goostrey, at events such as those in the pervious years. The  Palm Sunday Walk, Rose Day Stall, Covenant Service, Plough Service, and Education Sunday, this past year, have not  been possible. Due […]

ST LUKE’S UPDATE

Here is a brief update on St Luke’s Church, Goostrey. The church building continues to be open every day of the week from 10.00am until 2.00 pm. When you enter , please find the brief prayer cards at the back of church,  and glass pebbles on the font, which can be  slipped into the water. […]

SOUPA SOUPS

Soupa Soups is an idea conceived by Rev Heather, of St.Luke’s  Parish Church in Goostrey, to provide a means of reaching out to those residents who are most isolated in the community and before Christmas, more than 400 cups of soup were distributed by Rev Heather and Alison Wright siding from the Co-operative chain. The  […]

SOUPS, SONGS AND SANTA

The residents at Mount Pleasant Park were delightfully surprised by a cheery scene on December 16th, as Bill Macdonald, who lives with his wife Mavis, on the site, paired up with Reverend Heather Buckley of St.Lukes Parish Church, on a nostalgic glide around Longshoot, The Oaks, The Meadow and Alison drive. Volunteers from the ‘Drop […]

THE GOOSTREY CHRISTINGLE TRADITION

Every year at Christmas time many British children stick sweets on cocktail sticks, stick them in an orange, put a candle on top and gather together. Christingle is a joyful celebration that brings families and communities together which derived from John de Watteville in Germany in his attempt to get children to think about Jesus. […]

Bell ringing comp today

(Sunday Update: Goostrey won!) This afternoon, Saturday 21st April, from 3pm you’ll hear our church bells ringing. Goostrey is hosting the annual 6-bell striking competition for bell ringers in South Cheshire. The aim is to ring a four-minute piece of method or call changes. The teams will be judged on their rhythm and accuracy and […]