Minister Rev Dr Caroline Wickens contact
Address 51 Withington Road, Manchester M16 7EX
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About the Church
Proclaiming Christ and serving the community
We have been ‘Proclaiming Christ and Serving the Community” at the current multi-purpose building since 1982 but a Methodist Church has been at this site from 1867. Whalley Range Methodist Church is part of the Manchester Circuit. Our congregation mainly comprises of local people from Whalley Range, Moss Side and Old Trafford and is one of the largest churches on the circuit. We look forward to welcoming you!
The Church exists to increase awareness of God’s presence and to celebrate God’s love.
Learning and Caring
The Church exists to help people to learn and grow as Christians through mutual support and care.
The Church exists to be good neighbours to people in need and to challenge injustice.
The Church exists to make more followers of Jesus Christ.
Whalley Range Methodist is…
a place where people are made welcome and worship is taken seriously.
a place where people study the bible and have conversations about their faith.
a place where children are welcome and where they receive teaching and friendship.
a place where people can care for each other: especially in times of loss and sadness.
a place whose members are involved in the community and make a contribution.
Services at 11.00 am, do join us.
Meet at 2.30pm in Room 3. The Group extends a warm welcome to anyone who would care to join them. Alternate Tuesdays.
Meet at 2.30pm in Room 3. The group meets regularly and has guest speakers throughout the year. Alternate Tuesdays.
Coffee and Choir time
Every Wednesday at Whalley Range Methodist Church from 10.30am – 12.30pm. Enjoy a warm welcome and Fairtrade Tea & Coffee. Drop by and bring friends or family to enjoy this weekly event. If you would like to join the choir come and try us out!
Keep Fit Group
Meets every Thursday from 10.45am – 11.45am. A qualified tutor guides members through a moderate exercise session at their own pace and the activities provide fun as well as healthy exercise. Gentle exercise in a relaxed atmosphere.
Our Prayer Group meets every Thursday at 12.30 pm. A time of peace and reflection as we share concerns for people in need, our church, our community and our world. We meet for about 20 minutes and all are welcome.
Room Hire … Why use Whalley Range Methodist Church as your venue?
Whalley Range Methodist Church is an excellent choice as a venue for your next meeting or event. We are in the heart of south Manchester with our central location at the crossroads of Moss Side, Whalley Range, Hulme and Old Trafford, approximately 1.5 miles from the city centre.
- Our multi-purpose facilities are suitable for a variety of events, including meetings, training sessions and community activities. We also have a large catering style kitchen and coffee bar.
- Our rooms can accommodate between 8-200 people depending on the seating style and our rooms are available for hire from Monday-Saturday from 9am- 10pm (subject to availability.)
- Our facilities are also accessible to wheelchair users and we have an induction loop in the main hall.
- We have 10 parking spaces in our car park parking is available on streets adjacent to the church building.
For more information, please contact
Tel: 0790 894 6303.
Key: AAW = All Age Worship; B = Baptism; HC = Holy Communion; LA = Local Arrangement; OA = Own Arrangement; P = Parade; US = United Service; WL = Worship Leaders
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|Readings||Isaiah 64:1 - 9; Psalm 80:1 - 7, 17 - 19; 1 Corinthians 1:3 - 9; Mark 13:24 - 37||Isaiah 40:1 - 11; Psalm 85:1 - 2, 8 - 13; 2 Peter 3:8 - 15a; Mark 1:1 - 8||Isaiah 61:1 - 4, 8 - 11; Psalm 126; 1 Thessalonians 5:16 - 24; John 1:6 - 8, 19 - 28||2 Samuel 7:1 - 11, 16; Psalm 89:1 - 5, 19 - 26; Romans 16:25 - 27; Luke 1:26 - 38||Isaiah 9:2 - 7; Psalm 96; Titus 2:11 - 14; Luke 2:1 - 14||Isaiah 61:10 - 62:3; Psalm 148; Galatians 4:4 - 7; Luke 2:22 - 40|
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