St Peter's Parish, Belper, Derbyshire

Jesus at the centre transforming our community

St Mark's

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Welcome to St Mark's Church, Openwoodgate near Belper where everyone feels part of an extended family. We are friendly, welcoming, thriving and supportive to all. 

Our services are interactive with conversations and feedback throughout the service: everyone is encouraged to participate. We love to welcome new faces. Please play your part in encouraging others to join the celebration!

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 A tithe (10%) of money given to St Mark's is shared between local and international charities.

This is the usual Sunday Service pattern:

Morning Worship or Holy Communion  10.00 am

Sunday Club for children and young people.
Tea and coffee afterwards with all cafe donations going to Hope For Belper.

1st Sunday             10.00 am    Holy Communion

2nd Sunday           10.00 am    Morning Worship

3rd  Sunday           10.00 am    Morning Worship

4th  Sunday           10.00 am    Morning Worship

5th  Sunday           10.00 am    as advertised

Prayer Meeting

Every Wednesday in church 10.00 to 10.45am

Prams and First Shoes
Thursdays in term time, 9.30am-11.30am

Home Groups

Fortnightly 2.00pm Mondays and 2.00pm and 7.30 pm Wednesdays.


2nd of month: Family Film Club 4.00pm September-March

3rd of month: Coffee morning 10.30am

4th of month: Messy Church 4.00pm

Craft for Charity

Meets in the church vestry at 2.00 pm on the 2nd Thursday of every month. Go here for further information.

Picture Gallery


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Inside St M 2



Work on St Mark's finished August 2021

St Marks vestry Aug 2021


 The new interior of St Mark's


      Interior St Marks 2New Interior of St Marks 1



Interior of St Marks 3 Harvest Service 2017