Benefice of Hurst

Sunday Services

Quiet said service of Holy Communion. Book of Common Prayer used on the first Sunday of each month.
Sunday at 8:30 AM for ½ hour

Service of Holy Communion with hymns and readings. Incense on Festival days
first second third and fifth Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
There will be a creche during this service Do join us for coffee afterwards

Family Eucharist with Blessing and Thanksgiving for the birth of a child.
fourth Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
This service is particularly suitable for families There will be a creche during this service Do join us for coffee afterwards

Family friendly service for the Baptism of adults, babies and children.
fourth Sunday at 12:00 PM for ¾ hour
This service is particularly suitable for families

 

Regular Events

Monday

Choir Practice - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
A chance to join our church choir or just come along to enjoy singing hymns and other church music.
Every Monday at 4:15 PM for 1 hour
Rainbows - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Activities and fun for girls aged 5-7yrs during term times
Every Monday at 5:30 PM for 1 hour
Brownies - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Activities and fun for girls aged 7-10yrs during term times
Every Monday at 6:00 PM for 1½ hours

Tuesday

Office Hour - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Church members welcome all enquiries about our church, future events and bookings for Weddings, Blessings & Thanksgiving for the birth of a child and Baptisms. Enquiries or bookings can be made in person or by detailed and signed written request to the Vicar.
Every Tuesday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Said Eucharist - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Quiet, said Eucharist.
Every Tuesday at 7:00 PM for ½ hour

Wednesday

Hurst Junior Choristers - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Junior Choristers (min age 8yrs) sing together, in parts and solos in preparation for future church events, plus work to complete exercises in reading and writing music, working towards their next RSCM awards. The Choristers take part in our services on the second Sunday of every month, plus celebratory services in the church year. Rehearsals are in term time only.
Every Wednesday at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
Crafty Characters - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Craft group of all ages creating wide range of handicraft items and enjoying lively fellowship.
Every Wednesday at 5:30 PM for 2 hours

Thursday

Said Eucharist - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Quiet said service of Holy Communion.
Every Thursday at 10:00 AM for ½ hour
Thursday Club - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Social club for the more mature members of our community proving refreshments and a chance to meet and chat. Regular activities including outings, talks and demonstrations - small entry fee.
Every first Thursday at 1:00 PM for 2 hours
Coffee
Little Footsteps Toddler Group - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Learning and fun for toddlers - must be accompanied by parent/guardian. Meet during term time. NB 1st Thursday of every month meeting is at Hurst Methodist Church.
Every second third fourth and fifth Thursday at 1:00 PM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Coffee
Office Hour - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Church members welcome all enquiries about our church, future events and bookings for Weddings, Blessings & Thanksgiving for the birth of a child, Baptisms. Enquiries or bookings can be made in person or by detailed and signed written request to the Vicar.
Every Thursday at 7:00 PM for 1 hour

Saturday

Coffee Morning - Ashton-under-Lyne St John the Evangelist
Friends of St John's Church welcome everyone to their Coffee Morning - enjoy a chat over a drink and good food, including toasted teacakes, bacon butties and corned beef hash! Every 3rd Saturday. Bring your friends too! 50p entrance fee includes cup of tea/coffee and a biscuit.
Every third Saturday at 10:00 AM for 2 hours
Family Friendly Coffee