Messy Church

Fresh ideas for building a Christ-centred community

All events

Date:Saturday, 28 January 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Venue:College Hall, The Close, Lichfield WS13 7LD

A Meet Up for anyone involved in running a Messy Church. A time to meet with other Messy Church teams to share stories, ideas, good news and problems.

Date:Friday, 3 February 2017 - 12:30pm to Sunday, 5 February 2017 - 4:30pm

Join the Messy Church team at this great conference.

Date:Saturday, 4 February 2017 - 10:30am to 2:00pm
Venue:14-16 Orchard Street Industrial Estate, Alderson St, Salford, M6 6FL

Messy Church is a form of church which focuses on creativity, celebration and hospitality. It welcomes everyone, young and old, families and individuals. This Messy Meet Up is for people who run established Messy Churches, or who are interested in starting one up in their area.

Date:Saturday, 11 February 2017 - 10:00am
Venue:South Wales

A day for Messy teams to come together to learn to be even more effective teams. For all team members aged 9 upwards.

With Lucy Moore (BRF) and Pam MacNaughton (CPAS)

Contact: Lesley Cox

Date:Saturday, 11 February 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Venue:St Mildred's Church, Ross Road, Whiston, Staffordshire, ST10 2JG

A time to meet with other Messy Church teams to share stories, ideas, good news and problems.

There will be crafts and activites to try as well as time to reflect on our Messy ministry and be equipped and energised.

Date:Saturday, 18 February 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Venue:Roker Methodist Church, Roker Park Road, Sunderland, SR6 9PF

Input on all things Messy: starting from scratch, sharing ideas and resources, stories and good practice plus sessions from the Messy Church magazine. 

Refreshments provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Date:Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Venue:Christ Church, Barbara Road, Rowley Fields, Leicester, LE3 2EG

This event will contain workshops and idea sharing for family ministry!

Booking is essential. To book, please email Hannah Bones at East Midlands Synod Office or phone 0115 9609241.

Date:Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Venue:Southwark Cathedral, London Bridge, London, SE1 9DA

Come and join us in Southwark Cathedral for this large, colourful celebration of rich and varied expressions of worship.

Plenty of activities for all ages, culminating in a Eucharist where we share bread and wine together.

Children – bring your adults along!

Date:Saturday, 4 March 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Venue:Ripon Catherdral, Liberty Court House, Ripon, HG4 1QT

Find out more about building a Christ-centred community... the Messy way!

We are delighted that Lucy Moore will be coming to Ripon Cathedral to lead a training workshop for Messy Church leaders, or those considering starting a Messy Church.

Date:Sunday, 5 March 2017 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Venue:Huddersfield Mission, Lord Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1QA

A celebration event for Messy Church leaders, helpers and enthusiasts in Huddersfield and beyond! Including: motivational talk by Lucy Moore, question and answer session, commissioning service led by Rev David Bidnell, bookstall and displays and, of course, food to share!

Date:Saturday, 18 March 2017 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
Venue:Seddocksley Baptist Church, Eday Walk, Aberdeen, AB15 6LN

Training conference for anyone involved in children's ministry (paid and voluntary), Christian parenting or teaching that seeks to inspire, equip and encourage. 

Date:Thursday, 27 April 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Venue:St Andrew's Church Centre, School Hill, Histon, Cambridgeshire, CB24 9JE

An opportunity for all the Cambridgeshire Messy Churches to bring their teams and get together to be encouraged and inspired in their work.

If you are thinking of starting a Messy Church and would like to find out a bit more about how it all works, please come and join us.