Church of England Diocese of Manchester St. George, Mossley

These special, one-off events occur on specific dates.

St George's School Leavers' service

26 Jul 2019, 9:30 a.m. for 45m

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

We say farewell to Year 6, and present them with gifts to go to their new schools with - including a Bible, as a gift from our congregations.

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly School Service

BBQ and Quiz

3 Aug 2019, 5 p.m. for 3hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Join us for fun and food!

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly Community event

Mothers' Union Eucharist

6 Aug 2019, 2 p.m. for 1hr 15m

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Join our special annual celebration.

All age/Family Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Family Friendly Music Hymns Singing Mothers Union

Baby memorial service - Treasuring the memory

8 Sep 2019, 3 p.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Join as we remember and treasure the memory of babies who have died. We are pleased to invite anyone who wishes to attend this service, and to work in association with Elizabeth Way Funeral Directors.

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All age/Family Refreshments Common Worship Family Friendly Memorial Service Prayers Hymns

Heritage Open Days

14 Sep 2019, 10 a.m. for 10hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Both churches will be open, with a display of World War One service records on display at St George's

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly

Heritage Open Days

15 Sep 2019, noon for 4hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Both churches will be open, with a display of World War One service records on display at St George's

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly

Macmillan coffee

27 Sep 2019, 9 a.m. for 2hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Come and help us raise money for this worthy cause - we work together with St George's School to raise funds!

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly

Macmillan coffee

27 Sep 2019, 2 p.m. for 2hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Come and help us raise money for this worthy cause - we work together with St George's School to raise funds!

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly

United Harvest Eucharist & lunch @ St John's

29 Sep 2019, 11 a.m. for 1hr

St John the Baptist
Carrhill Road

The congregations of St John's and St George's join together in worship for Harvest Sunday (food donations welcome for local food banks), followed by lunch. We welcome St John's Band (Mossley) to accompany our worship!

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

Messy Micklehurst All Saints'

30 Sep 2019, 3:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Micklehurst All Saints' School
The Rowans, Micklehurst, Mossley
OL5 9DR

Join us for Messy Church, at Micklehurst All Saints' School

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly Fresh Expression of Church Messy Church Event held in a School

St George's School Harvest service

2 Oct 2019, 2:30 p.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Celebrate the harvest

Refreshments Harvest School Service

Messy Milton St John's

2 Oct 2019, 3:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Milton St John's School
Mill Lane, Mossley
OL5 0BN

Join us for Messy Church, at Milton St John's School

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly Fresh Expression of Church Messy Church Event held in a School

Parish Eucharist for Remembrance Sunday

10 Nov 2019, 10:45 a.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

We begin our worship with an Act of Remembrance, with the traditional silence at 11am.

All age/Family Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Family Friendly Remembrance

Messy Micklehurst All Saints'

18 Nov 2019, 3:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Micklehurst All Saints' School
The Rowans, Micklehurst, Mossley
OL5 9DR

Join us for Messy Church, at Micklehurst All Saints' School

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly Fresh Expression of Church Messy Church Event held in a School

Messy Milton St John's

20 Nov 2019, 3:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Milton St John's School
Mill Lane, Mossley
OL5 0BN

Join us for Messy Church, at Milton St John's School

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly Fresh Expression of Church Messy Church Event held in a School

Christmas Fair

23 Nov 2019, 10 a.m. for 3hr

George Lawton Hall

Come and buy some Christmas bargains and enjoy refreshments and the raffle at the George Lawton Hall!

Christmas Refreshments Family Friendly Event held in a Hired Venue

Memorial service arranged by Elizabeth Way Funeral Directors

12 Dec 2019, 7:30 p.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

A service of remembrance and commemoration for bereaved families, arranged by a local funeral director.

All Souls Christmas Carols Christmas Refreshments Family Friendly #FollowTheStar Mince Pies Mulled Wine Remembrance

Christmas Tree Festival

13 Dec 2019, 10 a.m. for 9hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Our festival of trees is open to visitors, with refreshments all day, concerts and musical items throughout the day and a concert in the evening!

Advent Christmas Refreshments Family Friendly #FollowTheStar

Christmas Tree Festival

14 Dec 2019, 10 a.m. for 9hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Our festival of trees is open to visitors, with refreshments all day, concerts and musical items throughout the day and a concert in the evening!

Advent Christmas Refreshments Family Friendly #FollowTheStar

St John's Band (Mossley) concert

14 Dec 2019, 7:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Join us for a festive concert (tickets in advance or on the door)

All age/Family Christmas Refreshments #FollowTheStar Mince Pies Mulled Wine Music Community event

Christmas Tree Festival

15 Dec 2019, noon for 5hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Our festival of trees is open to visitors, with refreshments all day.

Advent Christmas Refreshments Family Friendly #FollowTheStar

United School Christmas service

16 Dec 2019, 1:30 p.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

We welcome children and staff from all our church schools to a joint celebration of Christmas.

Christmas Carols Christmas Refreshments #FollowTheStar School Service

Carol service

19 Dec 2019, 7:30 p.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Carols, candlelight and seasonal refreshments!

Advent All age/Family Christmas Carols Christmas Refreshments #FollowTheStar

Crib Eucharist

24 Dec 2019, 4 p.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Join us for this all-age service and build the crib - come in costume as your favourite nativity character

All age/Family Christmas Carols Christmas Eve Eucharist/Holy Communion Crib/nativity #FollowTheStar

Midnight Mass

24 Dec 2019, 11:30 p.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Traditional first service of Christmas

All age/Family Christmas Carols Christmas Eve Christmas Eucharist/Holy Communion #FollowTheStar

United Parish Communion for Christmas at St John's

25 Dec 2019, 11 a.m. for 1hr

St John the Baptist
Carrhill Road
OL5 0SA

Celebrate the birth of Christ

All age/Family Christmas Carols Christmas Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion #FollowTheStar Midnight Mass

Candlemas Evensong

2 Feb 2020, 6 p.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

We welcome friends from other churches for a celebration of the end of the Christmas season.

All age/Family Book of Common Prayer Refreshments Evening Worship/Prayer Incense Music Hymns Choir Singing Candlemas

St George's School Ash Wednesday Eucharist

26 Feb 2020, 2:30 p.m. for 45m

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

At the beginning of Lent children from St George's School come to receive the cross in ash on their foreheads and commit themselves to the journey of Lent towards Easter.

All age/Family Ash Wednesday Eucharist/Holy Communion Lent School Service

Ash Wednesday Eucharist

26 Feb 2020, 7 p.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

At the beginning of Lent we receive the cross in ash on our foreheads and commit ourselves to the journey of Lent towards Easter.

Ash Wednesday Eucharist/Holy Communion Family Friendly Lent

World Day of Prayer service & refreshments

6 Mar 2020, 11 a.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

Join us to celebrate the World Day of Prayer as Churches Together!

All age/Family Refreshments

Micklehurst All Saints' School Easter service

1 Apr 2020, 10 a.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

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All age/Family Refreshments Easter School Service

St George's School Easter Service

1 Apr 2020, 2:30 p.m. for 45m

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

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All age/Family Refreshments Easter School Service

United Ascension Communion @ St John's

21 May 2020, 7 p.m. for 1hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

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All age/Family Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Family Friendly

Whit Friday Eucharist with Bishop Mark

5 Jun 2020, 8:30 a.m. for 30m

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

We begin this great day of celebration by sharing the Eucharist together!

All age/Family Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Family Friendly Pentecost

Whit Friday procession with Bishop Mark

5 Jun 2020, 10 a.m. for 2hr

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

We join with churches and schools to walk through the town and proclaim the light of Christ!

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly Pentecost

John the Baptist United Communion @ St John's

21 Jun 2020, 11 a.m. for 1hr

St John's, Carrhill Road

We celebrate the patronal festival together!

All age/Family Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Family Friendly Patronal Festival

United School Service

26 Jun 2020, 10 a.m. for 45m

Foxplatt Road,
Mossley

We welcome KS2 children from St George's, Micklehurst All Saints' and Milton St John 's for worship!

All age/Family Refreshments Common Worship Family Friendly School Service

Summer Fair

27 Jun 2020, 10 a.m. for 3hr

George Lawton Hall

Come and buy some bargains and enjoy refreshments and the raffle at the George Lawton Hall!

Refreshments Family Friendly Event held in a Hired Venue