Church of England Diocese of Sheffield St Francis, Bramley

These events occur regularly throughout the calendar year.

Sunday

Holy Communion or Morning Prayer

Every Sunday at 9:15 a.m. for 1hr

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

A traditional, yet not too formal, celebration of Holy Communion or Morning Prayer. Sung worship is accompanied by the church organ. After the service we get together with the 10:45 congregation over tea, coffee and refreshments in the church hall.

Refreshments Common Worship
Sunday

Contemporary Worship

Every Sunday at 11 a.m. for 1hr 15m

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

The 11am is a contemporary informal worship service. Music is modern and led by either our worship group or the all-age band. We have groups for the children every Sunday, except fourth Sunday when it is all-age. Find out more about Sunday Morning Kids HERE. Don’t miss the tea, coffee and cake after the service.

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

Thursday Prayers

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. for 1hr

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

A quiet and contemplative service of prayer. We gather to give thanks to God and to pray for the needs of our community and the world.

Prayers
Sunday

Prayer and Praise

Every First Sunday at 7 p.m. for 1hr

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

A time of worship and prayer in a variety of styles as we go deeper with God.

Saturday

Craft and a Cuppa

Every Third Saturday at 10 a.m. for 2hr

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

A time to relax, chat and enjoy your favourite crafts in company of friends. Bring a craft with you – knitting, crocheting, sewing, card craft, woodwork or any other. Let’s get creative together. We are a group of both men and women who meet on the third Saturday of the month between 10am and 12noon.

Refreshments Coffee morning Community event Community group
Saturday

Cuppa & Chat

Every First Saturday at 10 a.m. for 2hr

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

Everyone is welcome. A time to relax, chat and enjoy a cuppa. It’s an opportunity to make and build friendships. You’ll always find church family members enjoying a drink, catching up or connecting with new people. There’s a warm welcome waiting for you. The “At your Service” will be available to help you to arrange a baptism, a wedding or have your Banns of Marriage published at St Francis’ Church. We meet on the first Saturday of the month between 10am and 12noon.

Refreshments Coffee morning
Monday

Mother's Union

Every Second Monday at 1:30 p.m. for 2hr

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

Mothers’ Union is a separate charity within the Anglican Church throughout the UK.
Our aim is to support marriage and family life in this country and worldwide. St.Francis Church in Bramley has an active branch and we are always looking for new members. We meet usually on the 2nd Monday of the month at 1.30pm. We start with a short time of prayer for our members throughout the UK and across the world. This is followed sometimes by a speaker, or maybe some quizzes. In April we usually have our annual lunch out accompanied by spouses, friends etc. In May or June we try to have an outing of some kind and then in July the ” jewel in our crown”. The Strawberry Cream Tea. This is our main fundraising event. All monies raised by the MU goes to support families in our Diocese (Sheffield) and families across the world. The MU has over 4million members in 86 countries and we try to help families who are struggling with daily life.
Please come along and join us, you will be most welcome and there is always the inevitable tea,coffee and biscuits, it wouldn’t be MU without them!!

Tuesday

Footprints Toddler Group

Every Tuesday at 10 a.m. for 1hr 15m

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

Footprints is a group for families with children aged 0-4 that meets every Tuesday at 10am – 11.15am term time only. At Footprints we sing songs, dance, listen to bible stories, make lots of different crafts. We chat, play and have a snack. Footprints is run by an experienced dedicated team of volunteers who are always on hand to help. Footprints is full of fun and a great way to meet new people.
We are currently full and have a waiting list so please do contact church at [email protected] to go on the waiting list.

Monday

Bramley Apples

Every First Monday at 2 p.m. for 2hr

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

Bramley apples is a community friendship group which meets on the first Monday in each month from 2 pm to 4 pm. This group is open to everyone so if you would like to enjoy being together with others, joining in a variety of activities or simply having a chat over a cup of tea then please come and join us. For more information call or text Carol on 07709 266265.

Community group Event held in a Church
Friday

Roots

Every Friday at 5:30 p.m. for 1hr

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

Roots is our youth group for young people in years 5 to 8 (ages 9 – 13). Our aim with this group is to provide a safe place to explore the Christian faith, build healthy friendships with other young people and have loads of fun. We hope it’s a group where young people feel at home and can invite their friends along to. Each session usually includes games, team challenges, singing/dance and a reflection where we look at an aspect of the Christian faith or story from the bible.

Roots usually runs 5:30 – 6:30 Fridays (during term time). From time to time we also have socials and trips, check out the term plan for the latest information. Please speak to Dan if you are interested in coming.
[email protected] or 07470283307

Youth Group Event held in a Church
Friday

Friday Night Youth

Every Friday at 7 p.m. for 1hr 15m

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

Friday Night Youth (FNY) is our group aimed at 14+. Our aim with this group is to provide a safe space for teens to socialise, share what’s going on in their lives and be listened to. Each session starts with free time where young people can play a game of pool, have a match of Fifa, chill and chat with some colouring or a board game, or grab a snack from the tuck shop. We then have a short reflection time to look at a life issue from a Christian perspective, and finish with a game.

FNY usually runs 7:00 – 8:15 Fridays (during term time). From time to time we also have socials, trips and residentials. Check out the term plan for the latest information. Please speak to Dan if you are interested in coming. [email protected] or 07470283307

Youth Group Event held in a Church
Sunday

Vision

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

Main Street, Bramley
Bramley
Rotherham

Vision is our youth discipleship group. It’s where, as a church, we specifically focus on investing into our young people’s spiritual development. There is always food and lots of fun, and alongside that fun our aim is to encourage and support our young people to grow a deep, lifelong relationship with Jesus. We encourage growth in ministry of the Holy Spirit and prayer alongside bible study and worship.

Vision usually runs Sunday evenings 7:00 – 8:30 (during term time), and we start each session by sharing a meal together (a £1 contribution is asked). Please speak to Dan if you are interested in coming. [email protected] or 07470283307

Youth Group Event held in a Church