Church of England Diocese of Manchester St. John the Baptist, Roughtown

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

St John's Band (Mossley) concert @ St George's

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

St George's Church

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

United School Christmas service @ St George's

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

St George's Church, Mossley

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

Christmas Carols Christmas Refreshments #FollowTheStar School Service

Milton St John's School Christmas service

19 Dec 2019, 9:30 a.m. for 1hr

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

Carols and seasonal refreshments!

All age/Family Christmas Carols Christmas Refreshments #FollowTheStar School Service

Carol service @ St George's

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

St George's, Mossley
Foxplatt Road,
Mossley
OL5 0LP
United Kingdom

Carols, candlelight and seasonal refreshments!

Advent All age/Family Christmas Carols Christmas Refreshments #FollowTheStar

Carol service with St John's Band

22 Dec 2019, 6:30 p.m. for 1hr

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

Carols and seasonal refreshments

Christmas Carols Christmas Refreshments #FollowTheStar Mince Pies Mulled Wine

Crib Eucharist @ St George's

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

St George's, Mossley
Foxplatt Road,
Mossley
OL5 0LP
United Kingdom

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

Christingle Communion

24 Dec 2019, 6 p.m. for 1hr

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

Celebrate the light of Christ in this traditional service, with a special collection to support the work of the Children's Society.

All age/Family Christmas Carols Christingle Christmas Eve Christmas Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship #FollowTheStar Singing

Midnight Mass @ St George's

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

St George's, Mossley
Foxplatt Road,
Mossley
OL5 0LP
United Kingdom

Traditional first service of Christmas

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

United Parish Communion for Christmas

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

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

As a parish, we unite together to celebrate the birth of Christ!

All age/Family Christmas Carols Christmas Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship #FollowTheStar

Churches Together service

19 Jan 2020, 3 p.m. for 1hr

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

Join together for our worship in Christian Unity week

All age/Family Refreshments Family Friendly Refreshments served

Ash Wednesday Eucharist @ St George's

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

St George's Church, 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 @ St George's

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

St George's Church

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

All age/Family Refreshments

APCM Service

29 Mar 2020, 9:30 a.m. for 39m

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

Our weekly worship, based around our Annual Vestry and Annual Parochial Church Meetings.

All age/Family Refreshments Common Worship Family Friendly

Milton St John's School Easter service

30 Mar 2020, 9:30 a.m. for 1hr

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

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All age/Family Refreshments Easter School Service

United Palm Sunday Communion

5 Apr 2020, 11 a.m. for 1hr

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

We begin this most important week of the Christian year together

All age/Family Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Easter Holy Week Lent Palm Sunday

Eucharist, foot washing & watch until midnight @ St George's

9 Apr 2020, 7 p.m. for 1hr

St George's Church

As we recall the night when Jesus shared the Last Supper with his disciples and washed their feet, we do the same - we then keep a watch in the garden of Gethsemane with Jesus until he is arrested.

Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Easter Family Friendly Holy Week Lent

Liturgy of Good Friday @ St George's

10 Apr 2020, 2 p.m. for 1hr

St George's Church

On the day of Jesus' death, we stand with him at the cross and pray in the silence that follows.

Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Easter Family Friendly Holy Week Lent

Easter Vigil @ St George's

11 Apr 2020, 8 p.m. for 1hr

St George's Church

The light of Christ returns, and we keep vigil around that light. We renew our baptismal vows and share Holy Communion, on the greatest day of celebration in the Christian year.

Refreshments Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Easter Easter Day Family Friendly

United Ascension Day Communion

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

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

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

Whit Friday procession with Bishop Mark

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

Carrhill 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

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

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

We celebrate the patronal festival together!

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

United School Service @ St George's

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

St George's Church, 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

Mothers' Union Eucharist @ St George's

4 Aug 2020, 2 p.m. for 1hr 15m

St George's Church, 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 @ St George's

11 Oct 2020, 3 p.m. for 1hr

St George's Church, 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 Healing Memorial Service Prayers Hymns Refreshments served Bereavement group

Requiem Eucharist for All Souls' tide @ St George's

3 Nov 2020, 7 p.m. for 1hr

St George's Church

A time to come together to remember all who have died, with candle lighting.

All age/Family All Saints All Saints and All Souls All Souls Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Memorial Service Music Hymns Singing