Confirmation Service on June 16th 2019 at 9.30am.

A Confirmation Service by Rt Revd Jack Nicholls is to be held on Sunday 16th June 2019 at 9.30am at the Parish Church of St Mary Cromford.  We will be delighted to welcome the candidates, along with their families and friends, to St Mary's Cromford to our Deanery Confirmation: Gill Battison, and Neil and Jayne Austin, are the candidates. All are welcome to this special service, to rejoice with the candidates at this significant stage on their Christian faith and discipleship.  Please remember the candidates in your prayers. O God, you prepared your disciples for the coming of the Spirit  through the teaching of your Son Jesus Christ; make the hearts and minds of your servants ready … [Read more...]

TIME OUT FOR PARENTS

Time out for Parents is an informal seven week course hosted by Holy Trinity Church, Matlock Bath.  Held every Thursday 7.30pm - 9.30pm 6th June to 18th July at Cromford Community Centre. On line bookings are available at holytrinitymatlockbath@hotmail.com. For more information contact Hilary Maltby on 07889 631711 or email holytrinitymatlockbath@hotmail.com. All are welcome and will be made welcome. … [Read more...]

CTiM Churches Together in Matlock

CTiM is Churches Together in Matlock and is part of a wider organisation CTiE, Churches Together in England. The remit for this organisation is ONE IN CHRIST JESUS, ENGAGED IN GOD'S MISSION, EMPOWERED BY THE SPIRIT, and is all the THY KINGDOM COME INITIATIVE, TKC. The Minutes of the last meeting follow on and all are invited to join this initiative and in particular at the Imperial Rooms on June 1st 2.00pm to 4.00pm, speaker to be  Bishop Jan Macfarlane. Come along and meet other like minded people who wish to respond to the THY KINGDOM COME initiative. Churches Together in Matlock CTiM Thy Kingdom Come (TKC) Mon. 1st April 2019 Richard, Brian, Juan, Judy Date Saturday 1st … [Read more...]

Choral Evensong at St Mary’s Church May 19th 2019 5.00pm

Come and join us for Choral Evensong on Sunday May 19th at 5.00 pm. incorporating the Parishes of St Matthew, Darley Abbey and St Mary's Cromford. This is a celebration of one Mill to church to another. Rehearsals start 3.30 and the service commences at 5.00 pm. This event promises to be a celebration of Sung Evensong and all are welcome with refreshments after the service.       … [Read more...]

SONGS OF PRAISE for Mothering Sunday

Holy Trinity Church Matlock Bath, St Mary's Church Cromford & Cromford Methodist Church Invite you to   SONGS OF PRAISE for MOTHERING SUNDAY On March 31st from 10.30am to 11.30am at St Mary's Church Cromford ALL WELCOME Come and sing Well-loved hymns including: How sweet the name of Jesus sounds. Praise my soul the King of heaven.  Love divine, all loves excelling Light refreshments afterwards;  free parking in Arkwright Visitors' Centre located on Mill Lane, Cromford DE4 3RQ All are welcome, there is no charge, and we look forward to seeing you on March 31st at 10.30am. … [Read more...]

St Mary’s Church Text for 2019 and Service of Holy Communion on January 6th 2019

Church Text 2019 "Whatever happens, conduct yourself in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ. Then, whether I come and see you or only hear about you in my absence, I will know that you stand firm in one spirit, striving together as one for the faith of the gospel."  Philippians chapter 1 Verse 27.  Prayers taken from Holy Communion Service on January 6th 2019 at 9.30am. Lord Jesus, As we bow down to worship you may it bring about a change in heart and mind in us, May the lives we live TOGETHER be united in love and compassion that brings you Joy!. Intercession Prayers for Holy Communion January 6th 2019 In the power of the Spirit and in union with Christ, let us pray to the Father. … [Read more...]

Christmas 2018 at St Mary’s Church Cromford Derbyshire DE4 3RQ

"To you is born a Saviour, Christ the Lord" CHRISTMAS EVENTS. Friday December 21st Arkwright Carol Service at St Mary's Church at 7.30pm. This is a great start to the Christmas season with a festive meal served at The Arkwright Cafe in the yard. There will be a Wassail walk with lanterns from the yard into church with many dressing in Georgian costume.  St Mary's Church Sunday December 23rd Morning Worship at 9.30am with Bible readings from Micah 5 v 2 - 5a, Luke 1 v 39 - 45 & 46 - 55. Service taken by Pauline Key. Holy Trinity Prayer in the upper room - all welcome. 10.45am Holy Communion at HT leader Nick Grayshon. 6.00pm Carol Service at HT Nick Grayshon. Monday … [Read more...]

Armistice Sunday

There will be a special service to commemorate the 100 years since Armistice on Sunday 11th November at 2.00pm. All are welcome to this service. … [Read more...]

Events for 2018 at St Mary’s Church together with Cromford Mills

On the first Saturday of every month there will be a COFFEE MORNING at the Community Centre on Cromford Marketplace. Hosted by St Mary's Church coffee and biscuits, and soft drinks and all facilities are free to visitors who wish to come. All are welcome and visitors who wish for prayer or a good old fashioned natter will be made very welcome. Approach any member of staff and they will help you. A Hunting we will Go. Saturday March 31st to Monday 2nd April 2018. Various Activities at Cromford Mills many suitable for children. St Mary's Church open 12.00am to 2.30pm. Saturday, Sunday and Monday with organ recitals on each day. May Day Celebrations Saturday May 5th, to Monday 7th May is … [Read more...]

Children’s Crib Service on December 24th 2018 at 4.00pm Holy Communion at 11.00pm

Come and join us at St Mary's Church Cromford Derbyshire on December 24th for the Children's Crib Service. We would be delighted if the Children would bring along parents and grandparents. The Service begins at 4.00pm and will give children the true meaning of Christmas in this commercial age we live in. The service is interactive and is followed by refreshments. On Christmas Eve there will be Holy Communion at 11.00pm at St Mary's Church Cromford and all are welcome to attend and welcome the Christ child to our world at this special service. … [Read more...]