Rugby Methodist Church Centre

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

snowdropsWelcome

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

There's always plenty going on at Rugby Methodist Centre and you are welcome to join us at our services or other activities:

Rev Jane's view

Read Rev Jane's monthly letter here.


Foodbank Harvest Appeal

All donations of food or money will be welcome this Harvest-time. Tins, jam, pasta and coffee are among the most needed items and money will help with storage and distribution costs. Drop goods off at RMCC or go to the foodbank website for more information.


Fuel Debt and Heating Advice

Fortnightly on Wednesday afternoons until Christmas, Saleem from the National Energy Advice team will be available at RMCC to offer advice and advice on all aspects of energy efficiency and fuel debt.

26 September
10 and 24 October
7 and 21 November
5 and 19 December

Making Peace with the Enemy

Tuesday 25 September at Nuneaton Methodist Church, CV11 5BX

This public meeting organised by TOUCH OF HOPE, a Peacebuilding and Reconciliation programme in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Serbia, is one of the events for a visiting group who are working towards a more peaceful society. You will be able to hear from them as well as from our Guest speakers Jo Berry and Pat Magee, who will be speaking about their work for Building Bridges for Peace.

More information here.

Calling all fashionistas!...

Wanda's Fashion Show

7.30pm on Wednesday 26 September at The Railway Club on Hillmorton Road

The Rotary Club, supporting the British Red Cross and Rugby First Responders, invites you to Wanda's of Dunchurch Autumn/Winter show. Lots of fantastic pieces from Adini, VizaV and Enreco as well as hats from Hatisfaction will be modelled for those special occasions and with a 10% discount on the night.

Tickets £7 contact Pauline to book yours

Hope 4 Fashion Show

7.30pm on Thursday 27 September at Hope Centre, Newbold Road, CV21 2LJ

Refresh your wardrobe or think ahead for Christmas with lots of high street brands (including White Stuff, Next and Monsoon) at discounted prices, while supporting a great cause.

Tickets £8 including fizz and a goodie bag


Breakfast with Gary Grant

Saturday 6 October from 8.30-10am

Gary Grant, Founder & CEO of The Entertainer toyshop, shares his personal story of coming to faith and applying Christian values in business in a special breakfast event organised by Hope and Revive. Join Gary to hear his story on Saturday 6 October at Rugby Town Football Club, Butlin Road, CV21 3SD. Ample parking.

Tickets (call the Hope office: 01788 542782): £7

Family Walk and Treasure Hunt

Come and join in on Saturday 13 October for a 3 mile family walk and treasure hunt, starting from St Botolph's Church in Newbold - everyone welcome!
Meet at the church at 10.20am ready to set off at 10.30am. The walk finishes in a park, so why not bring a picnic lunch to eat there?

Rugby Street Pastors Commissioning Service

3pm on Sunday 21 October at Rugby Elim Church, Cambridge Street, CV21 3NQ

Please join Street and Prayer Pastors and their family and friends in the presence of our Mayor, Tom Mahoney, and Warwickshire's Police and Crime Commissioner, Philip Seccombe.

Please RSVP to Dawn by Monday 8 October

We Will Remember Them

Remembrance PoppiesTo mark 100 years since the end of World War One, we are creating a display of poppies for church.


If you would like to get involved, we would love you to create a poppy. Your poppy can be knitted, crocheted, felted or paper. There are lots of patterns online or pick up a pattern in church. 

We will be holding a craft morning on Saturday 20 October, from 10am-12noon to make poppies. Feel free to bring any unfinished poppies you have at home or create one on the morning. Materials will be supplied.

Free, with tea and cake.


Please bring your completed poppy(ies) to RMCC by the beginning of November.


The Hub Cafe

Now Open! Come along for tea or coffee, cake and light lunches.

Macmillan Coffee Morning on Friday 28 September                                 Image result for copyright free cupcake images

Open Tuesdays, Thursday and Fridays 9am - 2pm

Baking Time

Mondays at 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.

Next sessions:
13 October
10 November

Praise and Bake

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

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

Next sessions: 
23 September
28 October
25 November

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:
New for autumn 2018! We are starting a new season of praying in lots of different ways. All prayers will start at 7pm and last about an hour.

19 September: Soaking Prayer
26 September: Prayer Walk and delivering harvest invitations
3 October: Prayers for Healing
 


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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