St Peter's Parish, Belper, Derbyshire

Jesus at the centre transforming our community

Welcome 

To St Peter's Parish in Belper

including St Peter's, St Swithun's and St Mark's

Please browse our website to find out more about us -

you can even look at the Church diary and find out everything that is going on -  just click on the Parish Life link.  

For an interesting report full of pictures about everything that goes on in the Parish please call in to any of the churches and pick up a copy to find out all about us, or click on the link St Peter's Parish pictorial report 2018 at the top of this page.

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Three in One is the parish magazine, published monthly

View the October 2019 issue


 

     

            St Peter's                               St Mark's                              St Swithun's

St Peter's in Spring


                     
        St Marks
St Swithuns                             
     

 

 

      Parish Weekly News Sheet  20.10.19

(Please click date to download)


           Refugee donations - Derbyshire Refugee Solidarity group are receiving donations of clothes again and virtually anything else that they can sell on EBay, car boot sales or at jumble sales to generate funding. There’s always an urgent need for tents, sleeping bags, blankets etc. Thank you for your support.       Collection point in St Peter's. Thank you again.


                         Praying for our Leaders’ 

Pray for our nation and our leaders from 5.30 pm to 6.00 pm every Thursday at St Peter’s. (In the first instance we’ll do this until Christmas.) 

All welcome from any church or none.


St Marks Film Night October 2019


'Meet, eat and sing' 

 Sunday 20th October, 6 pm - 7 pm at St Peter’s.

An evening of worship and reflection. It will be a time of meeting together, eating cake and worshipping God. 

Everyone welcome.     


Tuesday 22nd October - Come and join us for a musical evening

 at St Swithun’s and listen to ‘Friends in Harmony’,

            a fabulous singing group with a broad range of songs to               suit all tastes.

Concert starts at 7.30 pm. Tickets £3.00.  Refreshments available.

Contact Keith on 07592 461250.


Wanted! Empty standard sized shoe boxes for Christmas ‘Shoe Box Appeal’. Please bring to St Peter’s.

Shoe Box Appeal

 Christmas Shoe box Appeal

 Boxes for Romania, Moldova, Ukraine and Bulgaria need to be   packed and sent by 5th November.

 If you would like to complete whole boxes, please pick up a leaflet   with the details in St Peter’s for either family or elderly boxes.

         Items to put in the boxes:

           Gloves     Scarf    Headscarf     Hat     Soap     Flannels                     Shampoo (Max 300ml)     Toothbrushes     Toothpaste                              Hot water bottle     Work gloves     Safety razors                              Socks      Tights     Small scissors     Nail clippers                                    Wind up radio     Solar powered calculator                                  Wind up torch     Mug     Wooden spoons     Cutlery                    Lavender bags (or similar sensory item)    A5 pads paper                    Small colouring books      Crayons Pencils      Rubbers                            Pencil sharpeners      Pens      Small/Travel games                              Small toys      Small soft toys      Small activities                Packets of sweets or chocolates       Candles       Candle holders

         We can make others up together at Café Church on           Sunday 27th October, 10.45 am, (for these boxes we still need small candle holders).

Thank you.


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  Sunday 3rd November - Parish Light and Hope Service

3.00 pm at St Peter’s.

An opportunity to spend some peaceful time remembering those we love who are no longer with us. We also invite all families who have had a funeral here in the parish during the past year to the service. After the service there will be refreshments and the chance to talk and share. 



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                      Christmas tree


‘Holiday at Home’ does Christmas!

Thursday 21st November

10 am – 3 pm at St Peter’s.

Join us for crafts, music, games, festive food and time to chat and catch up with friends. Over 60s welcome. Please sign up or contact the Parish Office. £5 to cover costs.



Advent Calendar     Children! - you are invited to an Advent Party! 

     Learn about Advent and look forward to             Christmas. Make crafts, play games and share       some Christmas food.

     Join us on Saturday 7th December,

     2.30 pm – 4 pm at St Peter’s Church.

     Registration forms at St Peter’s. 



Up to the minute information and pictures can be found on our Facebook page:

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      Click here for our Facebook Page

 

Enfold e-news

and you may subscribe to ENFOLD 

our parish e-news

 


 

Services 27th October

Theme: Bible Sunday

Readings: 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18 and Luke 4:16-24


at St Peter’s

9.00 am Formal Holy Communion

10.45 am Cafe Church

 

 at St Mark's

10.00 am Cross Roads

6.30 pm Evening Prayer


 at St Swithun’s

11.00 am Holy Communion


 

 USUAL SERVICES IN THE PARISH 

 St Peter's

9.00 am Formal Worship

Coffee  10.00 am -10.30  am Coffee

10.45 am Informal Worship 

(usually with Children's Sunday Club except at Cafe Church)

  St Mark's 

10.00 am Cross Roads 

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Interactive, informal, friendly worship style.

For the whole family.

(usually with Children's Sunday Club except at the Family Service)

6.30 pm - Formal Service

St Swithun's

10.30 am Coffee

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11.00 am - Morning Worship

 

Messy Church 

2nd Saturdays   4.00 pm - 6.00 pm including tea

 

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Silver Eco Church Award for St Peter's Church
Eco Church Award 
Click on the link at the top of this page for more info.


For an interesting report full of pictures about everything that goes on in the Parish please call in to any of the churches and pick up a copy to find out all about us, or click on the link St Peter's Parish pictorial report 2018 at the top of this page.