You are invited to join us in our Ascension Day service to be held at 8:00pm on Thursday the 29th of May.
ANNUAL JUNIOR CHURCH PRIZE GIVING
Some of the junior Church members who received prizes this year pictured with our new priest-in-charge. There are more photos in our photo album.
TAMESIDE VOICES is a group of amateur singers who come together to practice every Thursday evening here at St Georges. In the two years they have been formed they have raised around £8000 for various charities in Tameside. Their last concert was here at St Georges on Saturday the 22nd of March and raised £840 in support the Women's refuge and St Georges Church. Their next appearance will be at Stamford Golf Club on Friday May 16th in a World War 1 concert and community sing
Visit our recently updated Rose Queen gallery (on the 'about us' tab), or view our Photo gallery and see if you can recognise old friends. Prehaps you have photos that help fill in the missing Queens. A new gallery of pictures of New St. George's Whit walks has been created which will also test memories.
St George's Church Stalybridge is a community of Anglican (Church of England) worshippers.
St George's new Priest-in-charge is the Revd. Philip Brierley. Philip was an Ordained Local Minister and has been our Curate for many years.
We gather for worship on Sundays and Tuesdays during the week. This is usually for the Eucharist (or Holy Communion) that we believe is the central act of Christian worship.
We also meet in order to be of service to others. This takes different forms:
activities that we run as a church,
things which we do with other groups
all that our congregation members do in their daily lives and occupations.
Our Weekly Services
(Any variations will be detailed on our weekly sheet)
8.30 a.m. Holy Communion (2nd & 4th Sunday)
10.45 a.m. Holy Communion and Junior Church (4th Sunday Worship for All)
6.00 p.m. Occasional Special Services as announced
To receive Communion at home when you are sick or housebound or to have the name of a departed friend or relation entered into the Book of Remembrance, please contact one of the Clergy or Wardens.
For Baptisms, Marriages or Funerals please 'phone Philip (Priest-in-Charge) on 0161 338 2368
We are a Fairtrade Parish and have promised to serve only Fairly Traded Tea and Coffee and to work for justice for the world's poor.
Our next Fair Trade event will be on Saturday the 12th of April. We will be open from 2:00 pm to 4:00pm with refreshments and fair trade drinks, and you can buy Fair trade products from the stall.
Please come along and enjoy a pleasant chat and a look round our 174 year old Parish Church and view our memorial plaques and decorative windows. Our Church yard has over 500 headstones dating back to the 1840's and includes several war graves and the memorial to the first MP for Stalybridge.