Burnley and Pendle Methodist Circuit

God's grace in word and action

Circuit Diary Dates


Circuit Preaching Plan Link(Click here)

Preaching appointments  Jun to Aug 2019


Friday 9th August An Open Garden event at St. Peter’s (Riley Street Earby BB18 6NX) this Friday  between 2-4 p.m. Come and join us for tea, cake and chat and to admire the progress that the faithful team of Friday gardeners are making in our community garden. No set charge; donations welcome.


Sunday 11th August at 3.30pm All Age Praise on the Beach at Barnoldswick. An hour of praise and worship in the marque on the town square, a real chance for Christians to witness in the community. To those in other parts of the circuit, a nice drive out with a purpose! ALSO HOPE Barlick invite you to come and join us each Monday as we provide craft activities on the theme of Castles. Sandy beach, smaller cove for tiny tots, beachside seating, nearby cafes and takeouts. Free parking and toilets close by. 12th – 19th and 26th August 10am- 4.00pm Bring the children, they will love it


Friday 16th and Saturday 17th August 2019 Murder Mystery Evening to be held at Greenbrook Methodist Church, Greenbrook Road, Lowerhouse, Burnley. BB12 6NZ . All tickets £10 incl. pie and pea supper + cake (Poster has already been circulated).

Sunday 18th August Circuit Farewell Service for Revd David Edmondson and Hazel at St. Andrew’s Methodist Church Mosley Street BB18 5BP at 4.00pm


Tuesday 20th – Friday 23rd August CIRCUIT HOLIDAY BIBLE CLUB ‘To Mars and Beyond’ – Primary aged children. At Christ Church Carr Road Nelson 9.30am to 12.30pm £8 per child for the 4 days. For more information contact wendy.fryer@burnleyandpendlemethodist.org.uk Tel: 07961044563


Sunday 3rd November MWiB:  Circuit Service at Briercliffe Road, at 3.00p.m. The speaker is Deacon Jane Harper, President of District MWiB. Very appropriate in this celebration year of Action for Children, as she speaks of personal involvement with them.  Afternoon tea will be served following the service


Central Methodist Church in Burnley.
Heather Johnson.
 Tel: 01282 459666 or 07808768749.

"OLLIE" the Octopus, who has been very kindly made in Claret and Blue, and donated by Julie, a Coffee Bar customer, needs a new name! Ollie is very eager to travel the circuit so that people can guess his name in the hope they will win him!! His bags are packed!! If you would like Ollie to visit your Church, again please contact Heather Johnson to arrange dates!


Burnley Central Methodist Church:   "Thank God it’s Friday" is a time for quiet reflection and prayer, for anyone who will be in Burnley town centre at that time, shoppers, workers....people who may not be able to come to a Church on a Sunday. There is not an organised service but volunteers will be available for anyone who wishes to talk. People can stay for as long as they wish. Candles can be lit or prayers left. "Thank God it’s Friday" will take place every Friday from 12 noon until 1.15pm. 


St. Andrew’s MC will be holding a COFFEE MORNING EACH SATURDAY 10am – 12noon. Please remember -You are welcome any time you are in the area. 


Central MC, Hargreaves St. Burnley -  Coffee Bar  is open every day except Tuesdays from 10am until 3pm, Saturdays 10am until 12.30pm.
The coffee bar sells tea/coffee/toast/currant teacakes and other light refreshments at competitive prices.
It is situated at the rear of the Central Methodist Church-Entrance via the car park.  Why not pop in next time you are in Burnley? Everyone is welcome!


Remember!  Every Friday prayer takes place at Christ Church Nelson at 1.30pm – all welcome.


Each Thursday Community Lunch at the Exchange project, Colne.  Lunch is served at 12:30 £3 for the main course and £1 for a sweet, with unlimited free tea or coffee. Main Course followed by the option of ice cream or cheese and biscuits instead of the sweet..


Greenbrook Methodist Church (BB12 6NZ)  hold a Coffee Morning on the last Saturday in every month 10am to 11.30am
Community Coffee Morning. Home baking, books, bric-c-brac. Unlimited tea/coffee for a small donation.


Wheatley lane Methodist church invite you to join them for coffee and cake each Wednesday afternoon 2.30-4.00pm (See current plan for full details). No charge – just a donation if you can. You are most welcome.


 Barley Walks 2019


Service at  Woodside Residential Home, Burnley Road, Padiham  second Wednesday of every month. The service starts at 11:00am for half an hour. Could you help with singing, bible readings?  Please see Erica Atkinson.


See Church pages for local Church meetings