Church of England Diocese of Manchester Firswood and Gorse Hill

These events occur regularly throughout the calendar year.

Sunday

Monthly Early Service

Every First Sunday at 8:15 a.m. for 45m

Kings Road, Warwick Road South
Firswood
Manchester

A relaxed early communion service, with usually a fairly small group attending, including a short sermon.

Common Worship
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Daily Prayer

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday at 9:15 a.m. for 45m

Kings Road, Warwick Road South
Firswood
Manchester

We meet every week day to pray.
This opens by reading a Psalm, then and Old Testament Passage together with discussion time for each reading before praying inspired by what we have read and shared. This includes praise and intercession and sometimes singing.

Sunday

Weekly Sunday Service

Every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for 1hr 15m

Kings Road, Warwick Road South
Firswood
Manchester

Service every Sunday morning, with children's groups (except on the first Sunday or in the summer holidays)
Usual pattern:
- First Sundays - Worship for All, shorter with everyone staying together for the whole service
- Second/Fourth Sundays/Fifth Sundays - Communion
- Third (some Fifth Sundays) - Morning Worship

Refreshments Common Worship Family Friendly Creche Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities
Monday

English Conversation Class (ESOL)

Every Monday at 9:30 a.m. for 2hr

Kings Road, Warwick Road South
Firswood
Manchester

A weekly class, in term time only, for non English speakers to be taught (informally) and practise English together. This is intended to build friendships across the language barrier and to help people for whom English is not their main language to access the English language all around them more effectively and grow in confidence in using it. (FREE)

Refreshments Creche
Thursday

Coffee Shop

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. for 2hr

Kings Road, Warwick Road South
Firswood
Manchester

Weekly open time for chat, refreshment and catching up. Excellent coffee and range of food items, from tea cakes to egg & bacon sandwiches etc.
Stay and play room for children with their parents, with selection of toys.

Refreshments Family Friendly
Friday

3D: Years 4-6 Youth Group

Every Friday at 6 p.m. for 1hr 15m

Kings Road, Warwick Road South
Firswood
Manchester

A group for young people in Years 4-6 (aged 8-11). Lots of fun activities, some creative, som games, with some teaching content about Christian faith.

Tuesday

Spanish/English Conversation class

Every Tuesday at 7 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Kings Road, Warwick Road South
Firswood
Manchester

Spanish learning and practice for English speakers and English learning and practice for Spanish speakers. Informal conversational learning from each other facilitated by a native Spanish speaker.
In term time only.

Refreshments
Sunday

Monthly evening Praise, Prayer & communion

Every Third Sunday at 6:30 p.m. for 1hr

Kings Road, Warwick Road South
Firswood
Manchester

A more open time of worship and reflection, where prayer ministry and more open praise can take place, with a simple celebration of communion.

Common Worship
Wednesday

Mothers Union Meeting

Every First Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. for 2hr

Kings Road, Warwick Road South
Firswood
Manchester

Monthly meeting of the Mothers Union, often with a guest speaker

Friday

Pre school breakfast

Every Friday at 7:30 a.m. for 1hr

Kings Road, Warwick Road South
Firswood
Manchester

Time to share breakfast and conversation for parents (and some play for children!) before all walking to school together. Either come early for time and relaxed eating, or as late as 8.30ish for more of a last minute quick breakfast, before we all head off to school at 8.45.

Refreshments