St Mark, LA9 7QJ
A warm welcome awaits you at St Mark's Church. We would love you to join us for our services and events. There is currently a service for all every Sunday at 10am including Sunday School and a creche, and a Midweek Communion Service on Thursday's at 10am.
Although no-one is required to wear a face covering to come into church or attend worship we do ask that you use the hand sanitiser and observe social distancing. Please don't attend if you are showing signs or symptoms of Covid, you've been told to self isolate or you have received a confirmation that you have Covid.
<span style="font-size: 1rem;">"The parish of Natland: St Mark is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Carlisle’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services."</span>
Eucharist at 8am
We will celebrate Holy Communion Service at 8am on the 3rd Sunday of each month. This is a said service providing a quiet and reflective start to the day. All are very welcome.
Sunday Worship at 10am
Each Sunday we worship together in church at 10am. This is a service for everyone, whether you attend church regularly or wish to see what church is like. You can expect a warm and friendly welcome, no matter who you are. We celebrate Holy Communion each Sunday at 10am except for the 3rd Sunday when the service is a Service of the Word. During term time Sunday School runs for children of school age and creche for babies and young children. Refreshments are served after the service. Come and join us.
We meet each month for themed crafts, games, a story, songs, prayers and refreshments. Suitable for all ages. Very informal. Everybody welcome.
Come along to 'Encounter' where, with a focus on a particular contemporary issue or theme, we talk together, worship together and enjoy cake together. If you are looking for a more informal and interactive way to worship and to think about faith, with contemporary songs and hymns then this is probably a good place to start.
Encounter (Cafe Church)
We meet, cafe style, to explore contemporary issues together. There is the opportunity for conversation, reflection and worship. All are very welcome.
Mothers' Union Families Group
We meet each month for an interesting talk by a guest speaker and time to enjoy each others company over refreshments.
Holy Communion on Thursdays
Join us for a midweek celebration of Holy Communion. A quiet and reflective service. Refreshments after the service.