Coronavirus and our Church

Ongoing "Services"

St Lawrence is endeavouring to run occasional Sunday services in Church from 12th July, but open only to Barlow congregation members due to space and social distancing restrictions.

For those who are unable to attend, the United Benefice is continuing with recorded services being made available on YouTube or Facebook.

United Benefice Services Live and Recordings

For Sunday 27th September- 16th Sunday after Trinity -  a service of the Word was recorded by Archdeacon Carol Coslett - which can be viewed here

We suggest you may also wish to view The Crooked Spire’s service(s) available here or Diocese of Derby – Links to Online Services in the Diocese.

Recorded services from the Joint Benefice

The previous 8 live service recordings here: 26th July , 2nd August , 9th August with Bishop Libby , 16th August , 23rd August  , 30th August6th Sept.   13th Sept.  , and 27th Sept
Rev’d. Janet’s and Kate’s Services:
26th April 3rd May - 17th May -   24th May7th June –  14th June -
21st June -   5th July  - 12th July   - 19th July
20th September  - and 2nd April Compline service -

Archdeacon Carol's other Services and Reflections

Can be viewed here.

Songs for Swinging Isolators

For a bit of fun in these difficult times, our PCC Secretary, Peter Gouldthorpe, has written a set of 'corona virus' related song parodies set to standards written in the 1930's & 40's. Please follow this link to listen to them

A prayer for troubled times

God of love, turn our hearts to your ways,  and give us peace.  Amen.

Worship at Home Resources

The Diocesan Board of Education has created a whole range of resources to help support children and adults worship at home.
The resources are available here .