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Welcome to Trinity United Reformed Church, Wigan

. . .  a friendly Christian church for everyone

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Our Church is a group of friends whose lives have been changed by meeting Jesus - Come along and make some new friends and discover Jesus for yourself.  Jesus loves us all.  He is Alive!  Come and see.

Sunday morning family services, start at 10:45am.  We are all together in church for the first part of our worship and then, any young people go to their room for their own activities. Parents of toddlers are welcome to go with them if they wish.  Tea, coffee and squash are served after the services.  You are very welcome.

Our Mission

We seek to offer and extend the love of God in Jesus Christ, spiritually, emotionally, supportively and caringly to all people and by doing so to make a positive difference to our neighbourhood and the wider world.

Welcome to Trinity
Yoga Class

Yoga

Relax (Calm) Kids

Slimming World

Daily Devotions - Want to spend a structured quiet time with the Lord each day?

The United Reformed Church has a helpful archive you can link to here.

NOTICE BOARD

Have you visited Trinity’s

Facebook Page?

Wigan Music Soc. Return to top Peace Garden

Recycled Goods Help save the planet

Are you planning a wedding or celebration and/or looking for a regular venue? Can we help?

"Our church building is registered for marriage services, both for marriages between a man and a woman and for marriages of same sex couples."


Church Bookings  

View slideshows of our:

Facilities

Sanctuary

Church Bookings

SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN AT TRINITY & SAFE CHURCH

The Gospel Family Worker Mission Group 18 Sep 2016 Podcast Find Us Contact Us Welcome to Trinity Good News! Diary of Events Wigan Music Soc. Churches Partnership Youth & Children Clubs & Groups
We are loved and cherished by an awesome God who created the Universe,
including our Star, the Sun (shown below).  He chose our insignificant little
Planet, Earth, on which to be born and live among us.  He was tortured, died
and embalmed but on the 3rd day he arose from the dead - His name is Jesus
and he wants to live in our hearts today.  Incredible but true.  Read more . .
Click on the centre of the Sun or the radial arms of the Sun to access the menu items.


Rev Chris Parker’s

Monthly

Newsletter

WHAT IS THE GOOD NEWS? - We need now more than ever to return to our loving merciful God, to Jesus!  Please watch the slide show below:

Have you visited Trinity’s

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Breaking News  -  Please use your browser’s back arrow to return to this page”

Happy 10th Anniversary to Our Minister, Chris!  

Study The Importance of Prayer in a Christian’s Life        Can You Suggest Some Budget Recipes?

  The Muddy Church Building Blocks Trail                 News  FROM OUR SAFEGUARDING OFFICER

   Can you make some Snowflakes for our Church Windows please?     

   What Will 2021 Bring? - By Judith                   Who in the URC is hijacking Commitment for Life?   

The Second Wave                 Ribbon Prayer Tree              The Christ of Prophecy

Trinity Sheep Trail - For Details & Story on URC website                    Barney Has Now Found His Sheep

My Journey by Herdy the Herdwick          Please Read - Letter to Trinity’s Congregation 17 Dec 2020         

Newsletter - From Rev Chris Parker    Notice Board            Have you a favourite Bible Verse?

News - From Ruth Our Family Worker         A Prayer Reminder - From Sylvia            

Stepping Out Webinar ~ Youth Work - From Ruth   Harvest Donations to ‘The Brick’ - Chris Mangham         

How God Has Changed - From ‘Wigan Bred’ by David Lythgoe     PANTOMIME -  Announcement     

Project Hope - From Trish       The Day The Birds Sang             

 Neighbourhood Watch - By Chris Mangham    Lockdown in Wiganese        Lockdown Musings - From Judith

Does God Exist? - Professor John Lennox            Let’s Celebrate: Children and Young People in the URC

Prayer Partner          The Building is Empty But The Church Is Alive       Endangered Species   

Covid-19 Cartoons - By Ros    Footnotes of Life - Lauren Parker   Diary Of Events Page               

Revd Chris Parker

Trinity URC

Milton Grove

Wigan

17th December 2020


Dear Friends

After the Health Secretary’s statement in Parliament today, and the consequent news that Wigan will remain in Tier 3 for at least the next two weeks, the Elders met on Zoom tonight. After much prayer and heart ache we have taken the difficult decision to keep Trinity closed until at least the next Government Review of Tiers. Online Services will continue on Sunday 20th and Christmas Eve/Day. There will be no service on the 27th December but either online or in church worship will begin again on the 3rd January.

We know this will be hard for some and a relief for others that such a decision has been made but ultimately, we wanted the safety of everyone to be our main concern.

While we cannot open the church building there are two events that we hope to do next week.

The first will be a travelling Trinity carol sing on Tuesday evening. We would like people to come and sing to some of our church members and their street. We would travel in cars. If you would like to join us then please let Rev Chris know (we would sing with our household bubbles two metres apart and travel in our own cars). If you would like us to sing in your street or you could suggest a member who would appreciate some Christmas Carols, then again let Rev Chris know or any of the Elders.

On Christmas Eve we will offer a short Outdoor Christingle Service at 3.30pm Christingle bags will be available from 3pm for folk to collect and either stay for the service or take home and light with their families.

Please be assured that you are in our prayers and we wish you all a blessed Christmas.

Yours in Christ

Chris on behalf of the Eldership.


Trinity & Tunley United Reformed Churches

Sunday Service - 24th January 2021

We are sorry that with the high covid infection rates our Minister, Rev Chris Parker, has suspended live worship at Trinity and Tunley.

The service focuses on Commitment for Life (the URC group that works with Christian Aid and Global Action Now.)

You can enjoy this Sunday’s Service by clicking here  It will go live on Saturday at 5.00pm.

Also included in word form is an adapted form of worship for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. This can be used on your own but ideally with those in your household and/or bubble. It is also probably best to read in the evening.       Please scroll down>>>

You will need a heart cut out that you can write on and a tealight.  You will also need a Bible handy for the scripture readings.           

THIS WEEK’S FAVOURITE BIBLE VERSE No1 - Chris

If you have missed a Tunley or Trinity YouTube on-line Service, or Favourite Bible Verse the links can be found on our Podcast page.


Trinity Players and Junior Players                                                             


Florence Nightingale


Over the weeks of Lockdown Trinity Players and Junior

Players have continued rehearsing weekly over Zoom.

Here are a few of the Junior Players performing a play

about Florence Nightingale.  



Jesus calls his disciples to follow Him    Please Scroll Down >

Later on, after John was arrested, Jesus went into Galilee, where he preached God’s Good News.  

“The time promised by God has come at last!” he announced. “The Kingdom of God is near! Repent of your sins and believe the Good News!”  

One day as Jesus was walking along the shore of the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew throwing a net into the water, for they fished for a living.  Jesus called out to them, “Come, follow me, and I will show you how to fish for people!”  And they left their nets at once and followed him.  

A little further up the shore Jesus saw Zebedee’s sons, James and John, in a boat repairing their nets.  He called them at once, and they also followed him, leaving their father, Zebedee, in the boat with the hired men. Mark 1/14-20 N.L.T

We are putting up another trail – The Muddy Church building blocks Trail.

The aim of the trail is a walk from church, down Leyland Mill Lane, along by the river and up the path to Wigan Lane, finishing at the Cherries Community Garden. At each station is a sheet of activities for walkers to follow using their senses to focus.


Thanks Greg


Ruth