Church of England Diocese of Carlisle Kirkoswald

St Oswald, Kirkoswald

Ordinary people seeking together to follow and serve Jesus - in the community, and for the community. You are welcome to our services and other events. Do feel welcome to join us!

Services and other events: These have started again in our church building, in a limited way. If not in our building there will usually be one in a nearby church in our group- at Great Salkeld, Lazonby or Renwick. Visit the 'Services and Events' page to learn about these, Friday morning prayers, downloadable services to print and other sources of help. You can also go to the East of Eden Community website for up to date local online resources and information. CLICK HERE

Churchwardens to contact on general matters are: Michael Watts (01768 898688) and Richard Bottom (01768 870708).  FOR ANY ENQUIRY, INCLUDING THOSE ABOUT BAPTISMS, WEDDINGS AND FUNERALS please also contact Rev. Katharine Butterfield 01768 898176. Email: [email protected]  (Day off: Monday.) 

St. Oswald's Church will now be generally open for private prayer every day from 10am. to 5pm.  until October 2nd 2021. Anyone wishing to gain access at other times will need to contact Ruth Lee on 01768 898604, or one of the churchwardens.

For Safeguarding: To ensure that we keep everyone safe, we have a Parish Safeguarding Officer, who does what is needed to keep children and vulnerable people safe. For St. Oswald's church this is: Kevin Turpin, telephone 07942 491114, email: [email protected]  For more information see 'Safeguarding' on the menu list.

St Oswald's is in a group (or benefice) of 4 churches; the other churches in the group are: St Nicholas, Lazonby, All Saints', Renwick, and St Cuthbert's, Great Salkeld. 

You can also visit the East of Eden mission community website which has information on several churches in our area, including our own, in a different format:  CLICK HERE

Get in touch

Michael Watts/Richard Bottom (Churchwardens)

"Third Sunday" service at Kirkoswald Methodist Chapel- Sunday 17th. October at 6-30pm

Sunday 17 October 2021 Sunday at 6:30 p.m. for 1hr
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Live at Kirkoswald Methodist Chapel
On your right in the village as you take the road towards Staffield
CA10 1EF

Everyone is welcome, no matter what church - or none- that you normally attend. This is a less formal service, with more modern Christian songs, and often you are able to share a word of encouragement or prayer if you wish to.
The service will be led by Reverend Keith Speck – any queries to him on 01768 898257

Fresh Expression of Church Event held in a Chapel

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