Rugby Methodist Church Centre

Experience, enjoy, share and proclaim the transforming love of God


lit candlesIt's great to welcome you and introduce all that is happening in and around our church centre in the heart of Rugby.

Here are some of the things going on just now. We hope you come and find out more:

One World Concert

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Saturday 15 July at 7pm. In aid of Afro-Caribbean Leukaemia Trust.

Part of Rugby's Festival of Culture, our annual celebration of the talents of choirs, dance groups and musicians around Rugby, coming together for a memorable evening of entertainment.

Click here for the highlights of 2016's concert.

Summer at RMCC

Young and old alike are invited to forget about packing and airport queues, travel sickness and roadworks and join us for holiday fun here. There is so much going on!

Seaside Rock Holiday Club, 10am - 12noon on 24 - 28 July

Families of all ages welcome. Children over 5 can come with or without an adult carer but those under 5 must bring their adult with them. Cost £2 per family. There will be lots of fun including a Bible story, singing, games, craft and food!

Monday and Thursday afternoons, 2.30-4.30pm from Monday 24 July

Sessions for families with children age 0 - 5, particularly those with no plans to go away this summer. Not to be missed on Monday 7 August will be the visit by some animals, including a barn owl, rabbits, tortoises and a skinny pig.

These sessions are being funded by our Smart Start Grant from Warwickshire County Council. Click here for more information about Smart Start.

Please email Miriam to book your place.

Holiday at Home, starting 12 July and running through the summer

Special time for our older members and older people in the wider community, join us to celebrate world travel from the comfort of RMCC! Brochure and booking form available in RMCC foyer or contact us via email to book.

12.30pm on Wednesday 12 July - lunch in Paris, voluntary donation of £3
11am on Wednesday 19 July - trip to Harlestone Heath Garden Centre, £15 including transport departing from and returning to RMCC  (at 4pm) and lunch
2.30pm on Tuesday 1 August - afternoon tea, voluntary donation of £2.50
2pm for a 2.15 start on Tuesday 15 August - songs from the musicals and afternoon tea, voluntary donation of £2.50
12.30pm on Tuesday 22 August - lunch, voluntary donation of £3
1pm on Wednesday 13 September - Draycote water then afternoon tea at Dunchurch Methodist Chapel, voluntary donation of £2.50

Praise and Bake, Sunday afternoons

Meeting monthly at RMCC from 4-5.30pm

An opportunity to share Bible stories together and bake. £1 per family. Click here for more information.

Prayer Time, Tuesday mornings at 9am

Every Tuesday morning there will be an opportunity to put aside our hectic lives and come together for prayer. Everyone is welcome to attend this simple service, following the Celtic Daily Prayer Book from the Northumbria Community.

Prayer Time, Wednesday evenings, 7 to 8pm

An informal time of prayer in the evening.

Thoughts on Pioneer Ministry

Lucy from Newbold, shares her experiences from her recent training at Cliff College and how it fits with faith, worship and community. Click here to read her article.


The Chapel, Main Street, Newbold

photo of Newbold ChapelThere are lots of things happening at Newbold this year. 

Lunches continue from 12.30 - 2pm on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month. Suggested donation £3.00.

Honesty shop and weekly drop-in on Wednesdays from 3.15 - 4.15pm where people can come for a drink and chat, do a simple craft activity and to visit the shop. Job club also runs on Wednesday afternoons, from 1-3pm.

Prayer time every Wednesday from 4.30 - 5pm.

Little Stars toddler group runs every Thursday morning from 9.15 - 11am during term time.

Folk evenings, run on monthly on Fridays from 7.30 - 9.30pm. Cost £5.

FamilyatChapel happens on the second Sunday of every month from 3.30-5pm. Join in cooking, crafts and worship plus a meal. Everyone is welcome at this relaxed and informal worship time (children please bring an adult carer with you!).

Last date before the summer:
9 July

Newbold Chapel is on Main Street in Newbold, 200m up the road from the Co-op.

Please contact Lucy if you are interested in volunteering.

Find out more here. For information about FamilyatChapel, the job club, honesty shop, Little Stars toddler group and so much more!

Practical Information about RMCC

If you are new to our church,  just visiting or need directions you can find lots of useful information here.

Details of our regular services and information on weddings, baptisms or funerals can be found here, details of events here or head to our Facebook page for the latest information.

Contact details and forms for general queries are here....

The church building is available for hire and details are here...

RMCC is part of the Rugby and Daventry Methodist Circuit, comprising 12 churches: Bilton, Broadwell, Christ Church, Daventry, Dunchurch, Grandborough, Long Lawford, Lutterworth, Newbold, Paddox, RMCC and Wesley Road at Duffy Place. 

Rev Andy Hardwick is our Superintendent Minister, supported by Rev Jane Gaffney, Rev Charity Madenyika and Deacon Georgina Brooks.

RMCC is part of the Methodist Church in Britain. Visit their website here.  The daily prayer from the Methodist Church:

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