Church of England Diocese of Blackburn Great Harwood, Saint Bartholomew and Saint John

These events occur regularly throughout the calendar year.

Sunday

Quiet Communion

Every Sunday at 8:30 a.m. for 50m

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Reflective service with readings, sermon and prayers but no music

Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Prayers Event held in a Church
Thursday

Mothers' Union

Every First Thursday at 7:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Worldwide Christian organisation with speakers, prayer and support - particular focus on marriage and family life. Open to men too!

Refreshments Mothers Union Event held in a Church
Sunday

Celebration Communion

Every First, Second, Fourth, Fifth Sunday at 10 a.m. for 1hr 15m

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Our principal Sunday service with a range of music., all ages welcome. Replaced by "Word Alive" without Communion once a month (generally first Sunday, but varies to accommodate visitor-friendly events.)

Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Family Friendly Creche Event held in a Church
Sunday

All-age Communion

Every Third Sunday at 10 a.m. for 1hr 10m

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Our most informal service of the month, particularly geared up to children and young people and less regular worshippers. Uniformed groups attend. Readings, talk and prayers

Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Family Friendly Creche Beavers Brownies Cubs Guides Event held in a Church
Wednesday

Quiet Communion

Every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for 40m

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Reflective midweek service with readings, short sermon and prayers.
Sometimes a class from one of our schools takes part

Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Event held in a Church
Tuesday

MU Tea and Chat

Every Second Tuesday at 1 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Informal socialising for older church members and friends. Normally meets in a private home, please ask.

Refreshments
Monday

Youth Group

Every Monday at 8 p.m. for 1hr

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Activities and chilling out for 11's+ - sometimes meets off-site, please check.
School term only

Refreshments Family Friendly Youth Group Event held in a Church
Monday

Smartie Club

Every Monday at 5:45 p.m. for 1hr

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Activities and informal worship for Key Stage 1 (5-7). School term only

Refreshments Family Friendly Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities Event held in a Church
Tuesday

Knit and Pray

Every First, Third Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Informal group to knit and pray for others

Voluntary group Event held in a Church
Monday

Time Out Club

Every Monday at 7 p.m. for 1hr

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Activities and informal worship for Key Stage 2 (7-11).
School term only

Refreshments Family Friendly Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities Event held in a Church
Monday Tuesday Thursday

Morning Prayer

Every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday at 8:30 a.m. for 20m

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

A quiet service including Psalms, Bible Readings and Prayers.
Please use the Church Extension door to access church.

Common Worship Morning Worship/Prayer Prayers
Tuesday

St Bart's Tots

Every Tuesday at 9:15 a.m. for 2hr

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

Varied play activities plus healthy snack for babies and pre-school children with a parent or carer,
Second Tuesday starts with a short "Pram Service"

All age/Family Parents and toddlers Event held in a Church
Thursday

Evening Prayer (Book of Common Prayer)

Every Thursday at 4:20 p.m. for 20m

Park Lane/Church Lane
Great Harwood
Blackburn

A quiet service including Psalms, Bible Readings and Prayers.
Please use the Church Extension door in Church Lane to access church.