Benefice of Eccles

Sunday Services

A quiet said (1662) Holy Communion Service held in the Memorial Chapel. Ideal for those who need to be elsewhere during the day but wish to receive communion first.
Sunday at 8:00 AM for ¾ hour

Morning service - Patricroft Christ Church
Second Sunday in the month is an All age worship service, the other Sundays are Holy Communion
Sunday at 9:45 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families There will be a creche during this service Do join us for coffee afterwards

Family Communion - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
Our main Sunday morning service for the whole church family followed by refreshments in the Community Room
first second fourth fifth and last Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour

All Age Worship - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
A modern act of worship, designed for adults and young people alike, lead by the Young People's Church Leaders and involving the children throughout the service followed by refreshments in the Community Room
third Sunday at 10:00 AM for 50 minutes
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

Family Communion and Junior Church
Sunday at 11:00 AM
Occasional All Age Worship with baptism on the 4th Sunday of the month
This service is particularly suitable for families There will be a creche during this service Do join us for coffee afterwards This service will have sunday school or other children's activities

Modern worship with Holy Communion - Eccles St Andrew
Every first Sunday of the month..service of Holy Communion with modern worship songs. Simple to follow service on screen.
first Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards This service will have sunday school or other children's activities

Sunday Worship + Holy Communion - Eccles St Andrew
Holy Communion Service with mix of traditional hymns and modern worship songs. Children leave to their own time of teaching after 15mins. Sunday school available. Coffee and Tea served after service.
second fourth and fifth Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Do join us for coffee afterwards This service will have sunday school or other children's activities

Sunday Family Worship - Eccles St Andrew
Family service. Children remain within the service. Baptisms (if booked) take place within the service. Simple to follow service on screen.
third Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

Evensong and sermon - Patricroft Christ Church
A service for those who like the traditional Evensong
Sunday at 6:30 PM for 1 hour

 

Regular Events

Tuesday

Café - Eccles St Mary the Virgin
Twice weekly café offering light lunches,teas and coffees Tues10am to 1.30pm Thur 11am to 1.30pm
Every Tuesday at
Family Friendly
Mums, carers toddler group - Eccles St Andrew
Play for the children, Chat for the mums and carers. Tea and coffee served.
Term-Time Only every Tuesday at 9:30 AM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Coffee
Mothers Union Communion Service - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
A warm welcome is extended to who wish to join us for our Mothers Union Communion Service held in the Memorial Chapel on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, followed by gathering in the Community Room for refreshments and chat.
Every second Tuesday at 7:00 PM for 40 minutes
Coffee
Mothers Union Social Gathering - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
All are welcome to join us on the 4th Tuesday of the month when we have a Mothers Union Social Gathering which could be a speaker meeting on a simple get-together with drinks and nibbles. For more information contact our branch leader Michele Evans 07505 268188
Every fourth Tuesday at 7:30 PM
Coffee

Thursday

Café - Eccles St Mary the Virgin
Twice weekly café offering light lunches,teas and coffees Tues10am to 1.30pm Thur 11am to 1.30pm
Every Thursday at
Family Friendly
Service - Eccles St Mary the Virgin
Holy Communion
Every Thursday at 10:30 AM
Family Friendly Coffee

Friday

Community Cafe - Eccles St Andrew
Tea, coffee, cakes and pastries served in a friendly warm atmosphere. Every Friday from 10:00 - 12:00 and from 13:00 - 14:30.
Not open Good Friday or between Christmas and New Year every Friday at 10:00 AM
Family Friendly Coffee
Friday - midday Holy Communion - Eccles St Andrew
Short said communion service
Every Friday at 12:15 PM for ½ hour
Coffee

Saturday

Coffee Morning - Eccles St Mary the Virgin
Weekly coffee morning in aid of the restoration fund 10am to 12 noon
Every Saturday at 10:00 AM
Coffee
Coffee Morning With Homemade Cakes - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
Please join us on the first Saturday morning of each month for an informal coffee morning organised by our Churchwardens between 10:30am and 12noon. Hot drinks, cold drinks and homemade cakes always available.
Every first Saturday at 10:30 AM
Coffee
Messy Church - Eccles St Andrew
Messy church normally 3rd Saturday of each month not August.
Every third Saturday at 12:00 PM for 1½ hours
 

Other Events

Saturday 11th November 2017 at 11:00 AM
Please join us at our annual Autumn Fair where there is always a good range of stalls to view and buy from, lucky tombolas to have a go at, the cafe open for our famous bacon butties and more besides! All proceeds are for St Paul's Church funds. Free entry :)
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Sunday 3rd December 2017 at 10:00 AM for 50 minutes
We invite you to bring gifts suitable for children up to teenage which will be donated to local children in the care of The Children's Society. The church will be decorated for Christmas in time for this service ~ a wonderful start to the Christmas Season in support of The Children's Society. Refreshments served after the service.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Mothers Union Advent Carol Service - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
Tuesday 12th December 2017 at 7:30 PM for 1 hour
Everyone is welcome at our Mothers Union Advent Carol Service - not just members of the Mothers Union! Then please join us afterwards in the community room for hot drinks and mince pies :)
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Christingle Service - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
Sunday 17th December 2017 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
On this Sunday before Christmas we invite you to join us as we then our annual celebration of lighting the Christingle candles ~ a wonderful part of our Christmas celebrations in support of The Children's Society. Refreshments served after the service.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Carols By Candlelight - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
Thursday 21st December 2017 at 7:30 PM for 1 hour
Please join us for a special evening of singing hymns and carols by candlelight as the Christmas story unfolds - followed by a chance to get together and enjoy mulled wine and mince pies after the service. It would be lovely if you could join us!
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Christmas Eve Crib Service - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 4:00 PM for 35 minutes
Please join us for this short service at 4pm on Christmas Eve as Mary and Joseph arrive at the crib - an wonderful part of the Christmas Story to share with children from a very young age upwards
This service is particularly suitable for families
Midnight Communion - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 11:15 PM for 1 hour
As a special way to bring in Christmas please join us for the Midnight Communion Service at St Paul's Monton along with friends from Monton Methodist Church.
Christmas Day Communion Service - MANCHESTER St Paul's Monton
Monday 25th December 2017 at 10:00 AM for 50 minutes
We would love to welcome you to our special Christmas Day Service, a communion service for all ages which will be over in plenty of time to prepare Christmas Lunch!
This service is particularly suitable for families
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