Welcome to The Shipley Christians Together Website.

Here you will find information about what Christians in Shipley are up to and how you can get involved. You can find information about events coming up, news, service times, links to all the churches, and information about important ministries carried out in the Shipley area. Please look around and come back again to keep up to date with what God is doing in Shipley.

Believe in Shipley Schedule

DAY DATE Church/PLACE TIME EVENT DETAILS
Fri 23-Sep NC 19:00 Praise Party with Rev. Dr Martyn Atkins (Team Leader & Sup. Minister, Central Hall Westminster)
Sat 24-Sep Shipley 12:00 “Scratch Choir” and much more!! Outside Shipley Library
Sat 24-Sep SMC 19:00 Exhibition Opening Elizabeth Gray-King
Sun 25-Sep ST P 09:45 Family Communion Informal Family Communion with the ‘Chocolate Speaker’
Sun 25-Sep SURC 10:30 Beileve in Shipley Prayer Tree Will be unveiled and remain until the end of the Mission
Sun 25-Sep SBC 10:45 Believer’s Baptism Baptism by full Immersion.  Followed by lunch
Sun 25-Sep SPS 18:30 United Service
Sun 25-Sep SA 20:00 – 24:00 Half an Night of Prayer Pop in for as long as you like to pray for people and things that matter to you
Mon 26-Sep SBC 14:00 Rendezvous “At Home” with Stewart Henderson  SH is published poet & Radio presenter.  Tea and Cakes. Mainly for over 50’s but ALL welcome
Mon 26-Sep SURC 15:00-17:00 Tales from Narnia Abridged from CS Lewis – Young Families FREE event
Mon 26-Sep VH 19:00 An Evening with the Archbishop of York Will include Muppets, Elizabeth Gray-King and our own “Scratch Choir”
Tue 27-Sep Mercure Ladies Pamper Evening Organised by St Paul’s Ladies – contact Jo-ann Hendry
Tue 27-Sep SPS 16:30 Jamie Jones Buchannan Rugby Skills Masterclass (Hirst Wood Recreation Ground)
Tue 27-Sep SPS 19:00 Jamie Jones Buchannan An Evening with Jamie Jones Buchannan
Tue 27-Sep SURC 19:00 Songs of Praise For adults and children FREE event
Wed 28-Sep SURC 16:00-17:00 Puppet Workshop Puppet making session with professional “Muppeteers”  £2 per child
Wed 28-Sep SMC 16:00-18:00 Tea & Chat with Rev’d Dr Roger Walton Roger is this year’s President of the Methodist Conference.
Wed 28-Sep RP 16:00 – 20:00 Youth Event
Wed 28-Sep TBC TBC Books and Faith Enjoy our Book Club and meet Speaker Judith Wigley
Wed 28-Sep SBC 20:00 – 22:00 “Why I am a Christian” with Mark Greenwood Apologetics evening
Thu 29-Sep SURC 13:00-15:00 Teddy Bear’s Picnic (Toddler Praise Event) Bring your Teddy for fun, gospel stories &  songs £1 per child, proceeds to Shipley Food Project
Thu 29-Sep Aagrah 19:00 Supper at the Aagrah Restaurant With Bishop Toby – contact Malcolm Hendry for details
Fri 30-Sep SURC 10:30-12:30 Macmillan Biggest Coffee Morning In the spirit of what it means to care for our neighbour come along & help raise funds!
Fri 30-Sep ST P Trip to Bradford Brewery
Fri 30-Sep SW 18:30 Shipley Songs of Praise A celebration of Creation in Words and Song
Fri 30-Sep Costa 19:45 Roger Simpson and “The Gladiator” An event which could “bowl you over”
Sat 01-Oct SURC 11:00-13:00 Models from Junk- FREE  Workshop Led by Charlotte & Edward – come along and make brilliant models for FREE
Sat 01-Oct RP 12:00- 6:00 The Big Picnic
Sat 01-Oct SURC 12:00-13:00 Church Bells Demonstration For Adults and children 12+  for Bell-ringing enthusiasts and beginners!
Sun 02-Oct ST P 09:45 Sunday Worship Guest Service with preacher Roger Simpson
Sun 02-Oct SBC 10:45 Back to Church Sunday Informal, interactive service where you can reconnect to your church community
Sun 02-Oct SColl 18:00 – 19:00 The Big Alleluia United service of Praise and Thanksgiving, including our special “Scratch Choir”
Sun 02-Oct Costa 19:30 After Festival Party Great sighs of relief and great coffee
# DAILY SBC 10:00 – 16:00 “Open” the Doors In the worship room Display of art work, creative opportunities, noon prayer, some days poetry reading Stewart Henderson
# DAILY SMC 17:30 – 18:30 Conversation and Prayers for the Mission In the Exhibition Space
# DAILY SURC 14:00-16:00 Open Church
$ DAILY SPS Linking the Community
Tue to Thur evenings Ring o’ Bells Residency with John Froud John will also be joined by Stewart Henderson for some guest appearances
# Monday to Friday
$ Daily except Wednesday?

KEY:
Costa = Costa Coffee Market Street; NC = Northcliffe Church; RP = Robert’s Park; SA = Salvation Army;
SBC = Shipley Baptist Church; SColl = Shipley College; SMC = Saltaire Methodist Church;
SPS = St Peter’s Shipley; ST P = St Paul’s; SURC = Saltaire United Reform Church; SW = St Walburga’s;
TBC = venue to be confirmed; VH = Victoria Hall Saltaire; Aagrah = Aagrah Restaurant Commercial Street, Mercure = Mercure Hotel (Bankfield) Bradford Road Bingley.

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Believe in Shipley

“Believe in Shipley” is an eight-day festival starting on the 24th of September 2016 to:

  •  Celebrate what God is doing here in our communities
  •  Let people know that Jesus loves them

Pray For Shipley

We are a group of Christians from around Shipley who meet monthly to Pray for the churches, peoples and needs of Shipley. All are welcome to join, and if you would like us to pray for you simply email us. You can also sign up for the neighbourhood prayer network.

Love Shipley

There are many different things going on in Shipley organised by Churches and Christians. Love Shipley is an ‘umbrella term’ for a lot of these activities including but not limited to the Bible stall, Cuppacare, Live@Costa, Open the Book, Shipey Food Project and Zephaniah Trust.

Alpha Courses

Alpha gives you an opportunity to explore life and the Christian faith, in a friendly, open and informal environment. Many of the churches in the Shipley area run Alpha courses. To find a course that is running, or about to start, near you please click here.