Training Learning and Service Course is coming in September 2017. If you are interested in finding out more please contact Linda Gillett Tel No: 01204 696424Read More
Fashion Show on Thursday 22nd June at 7.00pm at Ruby Rose, Lee Lane, Horwich. Tickets £5 including a glass of prosecco.Read More
The Weekend of Friday 8th, Saturday 9th, and Sunday 10th September 2017 we are hoping to hold a Flower Festival at New Chapel United Reformed Church in Horwich celebrating 300 years of worshiping at the present site. We have a just giving page titled ‘New Chapel URC’ to raise the £3,000 needed to hold the […]Read More
Friday January 13th a Scottish Evening, with food being served will be held at New Chapel Church. Quizzes, music, food all about things Scottish.Read More
On Saturday 3rd December a Winter Bazaar will be held from 11.00am till 2.00pm at New Chapel URC. Tickets are £3.00 (including light refreshment). Pre-loved clothes, shoes and accessories; Good as new household and personal items; Plants, shrubs, flowers and wreaths; Bespoke crafts, cards and artwork; Toiletries, fragrances and cosmetics; Fresh home baking, preserves and […]Read More
For Harvest this year we collected for Save the Children. We also had a collection of shoe boxes filled with tins of food for the Grub Tub we have from Storehouse.Read More
On Wednesday 25th May 2016 at 2pm a Floral Afternoon Tea will be held. There will be demonstrations of Flower Arranging by Carol Jones from Horwich Floral Art Society, which will be raffled off at the end of the afternoon. A light tea will be served after the demonstration. This is an opening event to […]Read More
Craft Sale and Coffee Morning at our ‘Cafe in the Fields’ on Saturday 5th March 2016 at 10am till 12.30pmRead More
New Chapel Cafe will be closed over Christmas and New Year Re-Opens Saturday 9th January 2016 at 10amRead More
Friday 11th December Carol Sing-along Linda and John’s with mulled wine and nibbles 7.30pm Sunday 20th December Nativity Service 10.00am Sunday 20th December Candlelight Carol Service 6.30pm Thursday 24th December Crib and Costume Service 4.30pm Friday 25th December Christmas Day Service 10.00amRead More
Linda will be running another York Course entitled ‘Making Room’ Sessions will be at Linda’s house on Wednesdays 10am till 12 noon OR 7pm till 9pm Dates are as follows 25th November, 2nd, 9th, 16th December 2015 If you could let Linda know you are coming or just turn upRead More
Our project ‘Cafe in the Fields’ has been running for six months now and we have had quite a few visitors. Many walkers with dogs have called in for a coffee. Some church members bring their knitting and sit and chat over their toasted teacakes with their lattes, teas, coffees. Some friends bring their grandchildren […]Read More
Appearing in concert at New Chapel URC 7:30pm on Friday 13th November 2015 Tickets £5 Contact Carol on 01204 692070Read More
A new project is to be launched this Saturday April 18th at New Chapel church called Café in the Fields. The café will be open between 10 and 12.30 and will provide a variety of hot drinks, tea cakes, toast and a selection of cakes. It is to be a Faith café so there will be […]Read More
An afternoon of Antiques Thursday 25th September At New Chapel URC from 2.30 pm to 4.00 pm Come and discuss the use and name of a variety of objects from bygone days. Cost is £3.50 to include tea, cake and a raffle Harvest Quiz Friday 19th September At New Chapel URC from 7.15 pm […]Read More
Prayer Balloons were released at the New Horizons Service at St.George’s Ecumenical church, Westhoughton on Sunday 29th June to mark the end of a colourful and vibrant service on the theme ‘Let your Light Shine!’ Young people and adults prepared Candle Streamers! Decorated Cakes! Created […]Read More
“UNLOCKING THE GROWTH” An evening with Michael Harvey Author of ‘Unlocking the Growth’ and co-founder of the Back to Church Sunday in the UK Monday 7th July 2014 7.30pm at Westhoughton URC, ‘The Bethel’ Park Road, BL5 3DE Michael Harvey asks the following question with two possible answers, if you could choose one what would […]Read More
LETTER FOR NEW HORIZONS NEWS LETTER MAY 2014 Dear Friends I recently attended my grandson’s second birthday party. It was a noisy rather messy affair which seemed to feature a great many sausages, a large amount of pizza and chocolate and an assortment of brightly coloured toys on wheels. He is a great car and […]Read More
Our March New Horizons Pastorate service hosted by Deane URC gave us a great opportunity to be creative with a number of different groups. …………There was craft and cooking …. (opportunities for a good natter too!!) The singing group involved all ages and led us in a medley of songs. Here they are […]Read More
TRAINING DAY IN PASTORAL CARE Be a Better Listener SATURDAY APRIL 12TH 10 am – 4 pm at DEANE URC, WIGAN ROAD, BOLTON BL3 4QJ Pastoral Care is central to our Christian faith as we seek to love God and our neighbour as we love ourselves. This day is for anyone who wants to gain […]Read More
Yes, that’s right – Cake Mix worship! Our next New Horizons service will be on March 30th Mothering Sunday, 10.30 am at Deane URC. The theme will be ‘HANDS THAT CARE’ and it’s Cake Mix because there are many ingredients which will make a tasty feast of worship. Craft ………….. Cooking ……………….. […]Read More
Words first coined by Barbara Johnson in a devotional book who experienced much tragedy and sadness in her own life and yet persevered through life’s difficulties with great faith and a strong sense of humour. […]Read More
The Toy and Tree service at Bethel church, Westhoughton on Sunday 8th December was well attended and a representative from Bolton Lions came to collect the numerous toys under the tree donated by church members. Following the service, young people from all the churches in the pastorate came together for a Christmas party. Party games […]Read More
Congratulations to Ruth and Jon on the birth of baby Dottie!
The Youngest and the Oldest members at New Chapel
You are invited to:
John’s Sing a Long on Friday October 11th at 147 Claypool Road 7.30 pm. Please bring a contribution for supper. Contact John on 01204 696424
Chewing it Over on Wednesday October 16th 6.30 pm. in the School buildings.
An opportunity to explore an aspect of the Christian faith in a relaxed and informal setting. The session will be led by Sally on the subject of Prayer ‘Who Prays today’. Please bring a contribution to a meal shared together at 6.30 pm. Everyone very welcome. Contact Sally on 01204 693058
Bolton Little Theatre Trip on Friday November 8th to see George Bernard Shaw’s “Arms and the Man” at 7.30 pm at the Forge Theatre. 6.30 pm for buffet supper with glass of wine. Inclusive cost for ticket £18 Contact Margaret Tel: 01257 482445 or Dorothy Tel: 01204 841620
Come and sign your name, marriage date, children’s birthday’s etc. on New Chapel’s Signature Banner. You will be provided with a 10″ square of material to write your details on, and this will be embroidered for posterity. Choose your square in the Church Hall any Sunday or Monday and Wednesday afternoons. Or, if you are unable to get to the church, you can write your details on a piece of paper and post to New Chapel URC, New Chapel Lane, Horwich and we will transfer it to the material for you. When completed the banner will be hung in the church. For more information contact Dorothy 01204 841620.
Coming soon! Dolls House Group
New Chapel is to have its own dolls house group in the school hall. We will be making our own houses from kits, sharing knowledge and generally enjoying ourselves. If you would like to join us please contact Maureen Swift on 01204 695375 for more details. Beginners are more than welcome.