Wesley Road Methodist Church

Revd. Simon Edwards

Tel.  01225 759170

e-mail sedwards@wiltsunitedchurches.org.uk

(Pastoral Responsibility for:-Trowbridge Wesley Road Methodist, Bradford-on-Avon United, Winsley Methodist)

 

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  

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 invites you to

Messy Church

on Sunday, June 17th from 8.30am to 10am.

Join us for breakfast followed by fun, craft and a time of

celebration. All are invited - old or young but children must

bring an adult with them. Entrance free. Donations welcome.

 

Wesley Road Methodist Church

invites you to an

 Art class,

Tuesday June 26th, church lounge, 2pm-4pm.

Seascapes using soft pastels.

No experience necessary but all abilities welcome.

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. Simon Edwards
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