Rugby Methodist Church Centre

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

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

There's always plenty going on at Rugby Methodist Church Centre and you are welcome to join us at our services, for a coffee in the Cafe or other activities:

 

Rev Jane's view

Read Rev Jane's monthly letter here.

Prayers throughout March

Prayer Course begins 13 March
7 - 8.30pm
During the first part of each session we will be following the
 ‘Discovering Prayer Course’ and then there will be a time of prayer.rmcc welcome

13th March   Prayer Course (introduction) followed by Soaking Prayer

 

20th March    Prayer Course 1 -  Absorbing God’s word followed by  Lectio Divina (a mindful way of reading the Bible)

 

25th March  Join other Christians to pray for young people, teachers, youth workers etc. 7 – 8.30pm at Harris School (see below)

 

27th March    Prayer Walk – meet at Church at 7pm


Rugby Aglow Springtime Ladies Day

Saturday 23 March, 10am - 3pm at RMCC


Rugby Aglow is a local Christian group of ladies who are passionate to make known the indescribable value of every single woman, young or old, and to discover together our place in God's heart and in His plan. The day promises to be informal, relaxed, encouraging and inspiring.


Light lunch and refreshments included for a suggested donation of £6. For more information or to book your place, please contact Julie (01788 878574 / 07958 923223).


Click here for more information on Aglow. 


Table Top Sale for Extra Mile

Sunday 24 March, 10am - 12noon at the Benn Hallextra mile logo


A sale to raise funds for more classrooms for street children in Sierra Leone.


Extra Mile


Redeeming our Communities Prayer Network

7-8.30pm on Monday 25 March at Harris School, Overslade Lane

 

An invitation to all those working with children and young people in our town to receive prayer support and encouragement. If you work in a school in any capacity, in a youth club, children centre or as a church children’s or youth worker you are very welcome.

Christians from every denomination are also invited to come and hear about and pray for this aspect of Rugby life.

During the evening there will be a series of short presentations giving the opportunity to hear about the challenges facing our town’s young people and those who work with them, interspersed with times of prayer and encouragement for those leading in this area.

Organised by Rugby Revive. For further information on website.

Revive Lent Lunches

Wednesdays throughout Lent, 12noon - 1pm

These simple lunches will consist of soup, bread and cheese, followed by a cup of tea or coffee. There will then be a short address by the minister or representative of the church where the group is meeting. The lunches will be hosted by various churches in Rugby:

13 March - St Andrews, Church Street
20 March - Rugby Baptist Church, John Lees Hall, Regent Place
27 March - St Marie's RC Church, Dunchurch Road
3 April - Rugby Methodist Church Centre, Russelsheim Way
10 April - United Reformed Church, Hillmorton Road

A donation of £3 is requested which will be divided between Christian Aid and CAFOD.

Annual General Meeting and Lunch

Sunday 17 March from 10.30am

Morning service will be followed by lunch and RMCC's AGM.

Coming soon! a Youth Theatre Production

Are you or do you know anyone aged 13 - 18?

Do you enjoy creating theatre or wanting to build your confidence through drama?

Come and join us in creating 'Brainstorm' a show created by you, based on the script by Ned Glasier, Emily Lim and Company Three.
The play will try to answer what is it that makes a teenager’s brain unique? And what does it mean to grow up in 2019? 
It will be directed and led by our youth pastor, Ruth, who has years of directing experience. 

Performances on: Friday 5 and Saturday 6 July (performed at Rugby Methodist Church Centre)
For more information contact Ruth, mobile 07596 812207

If, as an over 18, you feel you would like to support this project in a voluntary capacity, offer technical help, or help of 'front of house' and refreshments for the performance, or just contribute to the costs of the show, do not hesitate to get in touch!


The Hub Cafe

Now serving teas, coffees, home-make cakes and light lunches.                                sizzling bacon

Open Tuesdays, Thursday and Fridays 9am - 2pm

Baking Time

Mondays from 9.30am
We will be baking cakes and other tasty treats to serve at the Hub Cafe. All welcome

Dance and Drama Workshops

Children in school years 6 and above (age 11+) welcome to come along and join in on Saturdays 10.30am-12noon. Free. Contact Ruth for more information or to sign up.

Praise and Bake

Meeting monthly on fourth Sunday afternoon at RMCC from 4-5.30pm

An opportunity to share Bible stories together and bake. £1 per family.

Prayer Time

Bible lightTuesday morning:
At 9am there is 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.

Wednesday evening:
Different ways of praying will be explored on Wednesdays, from Taize to healing prayer, and prayer walks to soaking prayer. All prayers will start at 7pm and last about an hour. Please see the website's calendar for the weekly schedule and above for special events. 

The Chapel, Main Street, Newbold

photo of Newbold Chapel

 

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.  

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