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

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

Mothers' Union Eucharist @ St George's

6 Aug 2019, 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

8 Sep 2019, 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 Memorial Service Prayers Hymns

Heritage Open Days

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

Carrhill 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

Carrhill 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

United Harvest Communion with St John's Band & lunch

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

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

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 Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship Family Friendly Harvest

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

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

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

Milton St John's School Harvest service

24 Oct 2019, 9:30 a.m. for 1hr

Carrhill Road,
Mossley

The school comes to worship!

All age/Family Refreshments School Service

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

St John's Band (Mossley) concert

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 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

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

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

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

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 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