Wesley Road Methodist Church

Revd Tracey Lewis

Tel. 01225 759170

e-mail    tlewis@wiltsunitedchurches.org.uk

Location:- We are located on the corner of Newtown and Wesley Road in Trowbridge.  Car parking is available in the social club car park opposite the church.   

From Bradford-on-Avon enter Trowbridge until  Holy Trinity Church on the island is reached.  Circulate the island, turning into  Newtown .  Wesley Road Methodist Church is on the right opposite  Newtown Primary School . 

From Westbury enter Trowbridge via North Bradley until  Frome Road is reached.  At T-junction turn right into  Frome Road and follow until this leads into  Newtown .  Continue, the Church is on the left opposite  Newtown Primary School .

Address:-     Wesley Road Methodist Church , Newtown, Trowbridge BA14 0AX

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We aim to be a loving Christian family, welcoming all, seeking, serving  and sharing God’s will in all we do by the power of his love.                                                                                

Wesley Road Methodist Church has a large number of surplus books such as Mission Praise, Hymns and Psalms and some Bibles. If any of the Area churches could use any of these or knows of an outlet for them, please contact the church secretary or senior steward.

Breakfast Praise. Saturday 27th April. Bacon butties at 9am followed by singing old and new songs from 9.30am to 10.30am.
 
Art Group. Tuesday 16th February, 2pm - 4pm. In this session, we will be using Acrylics. All welcome - those with some experience and those with none. Free entry. Donations welcome.

 

WESLEY ROAD METHODIST CHURCH WELCOMES POETS

First-timers wanting to ‘have a go’ or established writers who would like to meet with others. We are a small, friendly band of amateurs and we would be delighted to see you.

  • Tea at half-time. Bring a pen/pencil and paper and just join in.
  • If you forget them don’t worry, we will find one for you.
  • Why not put these dates in your diary now?

All very welcome

We meet at 2pm on the first Tuesday of each month, as below:

                        No meeting in March     September 3rd

                       April 2nd                       October 1st

                       May 7th                         November 5th

                       June 4th                        December 3rd

                       August 6th

Sunday worship:

            10.30am Morning worship with Junior church.                

            1st Sunday in the month: All Age Worship. ( No Junior Church.)

            3rd Sunday in the month: Messy Church with breakfast at 8.30am. ( No Junior Church.)

            Junior Church welcomes children from 3-16. A crèche is available.

             Midweek worship:

            Thursday  9.15 am-9.45am. Prayer group.

  Thursday 10am - A short service of Holy Communion held in the church lounge, followed  by tea and coffee.

 Activities:

       Monday :         Guides  7pm-9pm.

                                    Fortnightly house group Aspects. Various venues. 7.30pm

                                    Monday-Wednesday Club.

            Tuesday:         Men’s working party in the morning for church maintenance.

                                    Crafty Capers - a craft group which meets from 10am to 12 noon.

                                    Tuesday Friends Club 6.30pm-8pm for 5-11 year olds.

            Wednesday:      Sacred Space meditation group. Trowle Manor, WestwoodTrowbridge. 6.30pm - 7pm.

                                    Table tennis in church hall, every 4th Wednesday of month. 7pm.

                                    Wednesday Plus ( 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month ). 7.30pm

                                    Monday-Wednesday Club.

            Thursday          Prayer group in church lounge. 9.15am - 9.45am.

                                    Holy Communion in church lounge 10am followed by tea and coffee.

                                    Multiple Sclerosis meeting in church lounge 11am-12 noon.

                                    Thursday Afternoon tea in church lounge 2.30pm ( 1st Thursday of month )

                                    Line dancing in church hall, 2nd and 4th Thursdays of month 7.30 pm. ( subject to variation ).

 

            Some information about our groups:

 Aspects house group is a small group which meets in houses to study the Bible, look at Christian art, have discussions, watch films and DVDs and generally share fellowship in a relaxed, friendly setting.

 Monday-Wednesday Club is a day club for people with special needs. They have varied  activities during the day and lunch is provided.

 Crafty Capers is a group which meets to share all kinds of craft activities. Suitable for all levels.

Tuesday Friends Club is a youth club which provides fun, craft and games based on   stories from the  Bible.  Outings are arranged at certain times of the year.

Wednesday Plus arranges speakers from all walks of life.

Thursday Morning Holy Communion is a small group of people from various churches  who meet to share in a 30 minute sharing of the bread and wine. This is followed by tea  and coffee.

 Thursday afternoon tea is an opportunity for older people to get together for an hour and  have a chat or play a game ( although this is open to any age ). Refreshments are provided.

Messy Church is a time of fun, craft and games based on a Biblical theme. The session starts with a breakfast of cereals, toast and bacon rolls. All ages are welcome but children  must be accompanied by an adult. Entry is free.

 

 Our church is always ready to explore different forms of worship, including Breakfast  Praise, Iona and Taizé style services , small group worship, worship through art and others.   We look forward to welcoming you to any of these meetings, please contact us to confirm times and venues.

Church Officers:-

Minister with Pastoral Care Revd. Tracey Lewis
Snr. Church Steward   Jane Steer
Snr. Property Steward   Robin Davies
Snr. Communion Steward  Paul Hamel
Church Secretary  Bob Farrimond
Church Treasurer   Ann Clark
Junior Church Superintendent Amanda Tucker
Safeguarding Officer   Joan Whalen