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The Death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh - a statement from the Bishop of Carlisle

The above statement is released on behalf of the Bishop of Carlisle, the Rt Rev James Newcome, following today's announcement by Buckingham Palace of the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

date posted: 09 April 2021



Are We Sheep?

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All our lives are changing. Coming to know Jesus will change your life forever... eternally

Watch their video here or visit their YouTube channel SamLynneSanders.

date posted: 7 April 2021



Victory

John 20 v1-18
Sunday 4th April, Online Easter Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 04 April 2021



Seven Words of the Cross

Good Friday Meditation:
Seven Words of the Cross

date posted: 02 April 2021



Seeing Passed the Crowd

Matthew 21 v1-11
Sunday 28th March, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 28 March 2021



Tread Gently

John 12 v20-33
Sunday 21st March, Online Sunday Morning Service.

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We continue our look through the four themes of the refreshed God for All vision, this week it's the fourth... tread gently

To tread gently - We will strive to safeguard the integrity of God's creation, seeking to sustain and renew the life of the earth.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 21 March 2021



Care Deeply

John 19 v25b-27
Sunday 14th March, Online Sunday Morning Service.

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This week we continue our look through the four themes of the refreshed God for All vision, this week it's the third... care deeply

To care deeply - We will listen to our local communities, and respond in loving service, seeking to transform injustice, challenge oppression and pursue peace and reconciliation.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 14 March 2021



Faith like a Boxer?

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The Fisher family return to discuss the 1 Corinthians and the question... How can we have faith like a Boxer or Runner!

Watch their video here or visit their YouTube channel SamLynneSanders.

date posted: 7 March 2021



Speak Boldly

John 2 v13-22
Sunday 7th March, Online Sunday Morning Service.

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This week we continue our look through the four themes of the refreshed God for All vision, this week it's the second... speak boldly

To speak boldly - We will share our faith in Jesus Christ in everyday ways, seeking to connect with everyone, especially those currently unrepresented in our churches. We'll do this in both time honoured and pioneering ways.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 7 March 2021



Follow Daily

Mark 8 v31-38
Sunday 28th February, Online Sunday Morning Service.

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This week we look at the first theme of the refreshed vision that we have agreed together as an ecumenical county.

To follow daily - We will help each other to follow Jesus more closely, seeking to grow as his disciples in all aspects of life, both corporately and as individuals.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 28 February 2021



God or Science?

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After a short break the Fisher family are back with another Vlog discussing God and Science and how they go hand in hand. They've lots of exciting updates including their house renovation, recording a debut album and much, much more.

Watch their video here or visit their YouTube channel SamLynneSanders.

date posted: 25 February 2021



The Temptation of Christ

Mark 1 v9-15
Sunday 21st February, Online Sunday Morning Service.

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Today we begin our Lent Series with an introduction to the county's refreshed vision. A vision 'to release the whole people of God for the whole mission of God for the transformation of Cumbria in Jesus's name' - follow daily, speak boldly, care deeply, tread gently.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 21 February 2021



Keep Working!

2 Thessalonians 3
Sunday 14th February, Online Sunday Morning Service.

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date posted: 14 February 2021



Don't Panic!

2 Thessalonians 2 v1-12
Sunday 7th February, Online Sunday Morning Service.

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date posted: 07 February 2021



Faith in Furness

Faith in Furness

This Sunday's dose of hope that is Faith in Furness includes a Thought for the Day from Tony Ford and prayers from Furness General Hospital's Chaplaincy Team Leader Deborah Wilde as well as some top songs and hymns.
Sunday 7th Febrary.

If you missed the show live listen here on this link.

date posted: 06 February 2021



Lent Gatherings 2021 - Vision Refresh

Lent Gatherings 2021

Come and join us as churches across Barrow as we look to rtefresh our God for all vision. A vision that has come from our input and a vision to impact our county to the glory of God.

Sign up for the Lent Meetings at this link, you will receive the Zoom meeting details nearer the date.

There will be no physical booklets ditributed but all the materials can be download as a pdf file here.

date posted: 06 February 2021



Be Encouraged

2 Thessalonians 1 v1-12
Sunday 31st January, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 31 January 2021



Just Around the Bend

A new song sung by Paul Field, written this month by Paul Field and Jonathan Veira... a song of hope for these troubled times.

date posted: 26 January 2021



The A-Z of Suffering: Remember, O Lord

Lamentations 4 and 5
Sunday 24th January, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 24 January 2021



The A-Z of Suffering: Great is your Faithfulness

Lamentations 3
Sunday 17th January, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 17 January 2021



The A-Z of Suffering: The desolate city

Lamentations 1 and 2
Sunday 10th January, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 10 January 2021



Closed for Sunday Morning Worship

It is with much sadness that we have decided to close St. Mark's Church until the virus levels decline. We think this is safest for our church family, our community and to support our stretched NHS.

Both Tony (tel: 01229 820405 / Email) and Gill (tel: 07923 466602 daytime / Email) are available by phone or email or through Facebook.

We will continue our online services and you are all in our prayers.

date posted: 05 January 2021



Truths about Christ

John 1 v1-18
Sunday 3rd January, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 03 January 2021



Today in the town of David, a Saviour has been born to you; he is Christ the Lord

Luke 2 v8-20
Sunday 27th December, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 27 December 2020



The Greatest Swap Ever

Luke 2 v1-14
Christmas Day, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 25 December 2020



Carols and Readings

Sunday 20th December, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 20 December 2020



Look at the Lamb

John 1 v19-34
Sunday 13th December, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 13 December 2020



Why Does God Allow Pain and Suffering?

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Watch the Fisher family's latest vlog on their YouTube channel in which they explore the question Why Does God Allow Pain and Suffering? and encourages you to get involved in the ongoing discussion.

Watch their video here or visit their YouTube channel SamLynneSanders.

date posted: 11 December 2020



Make Way for the King

Mark 1 v1-8
Sunday 6th December, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 6 December 2020



Open for Morning Worship

We are back for our first Service after lockdown this Sunday 6th December 10.30am with Social distancing in operation and hand sanitizer available.

We have limited seats due to social distancing and once full we will unfortunately have to close the doors. There will be our usual Online Service on both Facebook and here on the web site.

date posted: 03 December 2020



Suffering and Security

Mark 13 v1-37
Sunday 29th November, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 29 November 2020



Jesus Testimony

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The Fisher family's first 'Christian Family Vlog' in which they share their Jesus Testimony..

Watch their video here or visit their YouTube channel SamLynneSanders.

date posted: 28 November 2020



Better be on the Right Side

Matthew 25 v31-46
Sunday 22nd November, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 22 November 2020



Using Your Gifts

Matthew 25 v14-30
Sunday 15th November, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 15 November 2020



Looking Out for a Saviour

Matthew 25 v1-13
Sunday 8th November, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 08 November 2020



Barrow, In Remembrance

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A Commemoration of Armistice Day is set to be held virtually in Barrow this year in light of the coronavirus pandemic and national lockdown.

Normally a parade to the Cenotaph in Barrow Park takes place every year on Remembrance Sunday, followed by a service and wreath laying ceremony.

This year, a video will instead be shown on Barrow Borough Council's YouTube channel featuring scenes from Barrow and the playing of The Last Post and Reveille.

Watch the video here on YouTube.

date posted: 07 November 2020



Blessed Be

Matthew 5 v1-16
Sunday 1st November, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 01 November 2020



Bad Tenants

Matthew 21 v33-46
Sunday 25th October, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 25 October 2020



Undervalued

Matthew 20 v1-16
Sunday 18th October, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 18 October 2020



What is Grace?

Matthew 18 v21-35
Sunday 11th October, Online Sunday Morning Service.

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date posted: 11 October 2020



The Value of Jesus

Matthew 13 v44-50
Sunday 4th October, Online Sunday Morning Service.

Downloadable Service Orderpdf

date posted: 04 October 2020



Ordination Training

Great news that Hannah Wallace and Chris Smith will be joining us at St. Mark's as part of their ordination training.

Hannah is already working with Gill in the Clothes Bank and Chris will be joining us from Advent onwards restrictions permitting.

Please pray for them both and give them a huge St. Mark's welcome if you meet them.

date posted: 3 October 2020