Worship Overview

We meet for worship together on several occasions in the week, with a variety of styles.  See below for an overview of the different ways we worship together.

Messy Church

Messy Church is a church for all-ages to worship together.  It is a great way for families, and particularly those with smaller children to explore God’s wonderful message for us all .  With the advent of the cafe, and more regular all age worship on a Sunday, we only offer Messy church now for occasional … Continue reading Messy Church

Baptisms / Christenings

A baptism, or christening in the church, we believe is the beginning of a lifelong process of growth in faith in Jesus Christ.  Our church offers baptism for people of all ages, from very young babies to adults.  Although the baptism we perform is recognised in many different churches, it symbolises a commitment to join … Continue reading Baptisms / Christenings


Whether you’ve just decided to get married, or your well into the planning, congratulations! The Church believes marriage is the most important expression of human relationships and that in marriage husband and wife come to reflect and live out the love God shows to his people. As you plan your wedding at Acomb Methodist Church, … Continue reading Weddings

The Preaching Plan

The Plan is a very Methodist document.   It details those preachers, and ministers allocated to churches throughout our circuit for a particular quarter.  If you would like to see who is preaching at Acomb on a particular Sunday, or the services on offer in other of our sister churches, then follow this link to the … Continue reading The Preaching Plan

Board Game Church

Sunday Evenings 3:30-6:00pm Monthly Follow this link for a list of dates BoardGameChurch Download a Printable Flyer Board Game Church is for adults and their children aged 7 and over (Year 3 and up at school) who enjoy board games – and by that we mean not just the traditional Scrabble and Monopoly, but also … Continue reading Board Game Church

A Quiet Place (Retreats)

For All Who Seek a Reflective Space in Busy Life A series of evening retreats, led by Anne Atherton, a member of Acomb’s congregation. Each one stands alone, but many people attend each monthly session. They take place in the Log Cabin, at the rear of Acomb’s Community Garden between 7:30 and 9:30pm monthly. The … Continue reading A Quiet Place (Retreats)

Reflective Morning Prayer

Reflective Morning Prayer Our vision for the church, over the next year is to establish a rhythm of prayer and worship, linking the church, its activities, and the retreat garden.   From 1st September 2017 we will be starting a weekly, early morning reflective prayer time each Sunday.   Starting at 9am and lasting around … Continue reading Reflective Morning Prayer

Take Time – Ignation Meditation

At a glance Taketime meditations (website https://taketime.org.uk) use your imagination to provide a calm, comfortable space in which to meet God. Anyone can use these meditations, regardless of background or religion, and you can meditate anywhere you like. We have linked to just a few of their meditations below, why not give them a try? … Continue reading Take Time – Ignation Meditation

Sunday Worship

Our main act of weekly worship takes place on Sunday morning at 10:30am. A creche is available on Sunday mornings, and young church (Adventurers and Navigators for the teenagers) meet together at the same time.  On the 3rd Sunday of the month we have all age, family worship. Other Times of Worship We hold Messy … Continue reading Sunday Worship