Welcome to Acomb Parish, St Stephen's and St Aidan's
OUR CHURCHES ARE OPEN FOR PRIVATE PRAYER
for individuals, households or bubbles
St Aidan's Sundays
St Stephen's Wednesdays
From Sunday, 9th August, 2020, at Private Prayer we will show the
online Acomb Parish Church service first which will last for 30 - 40 minutes.
CORONAVIRUS COVID 19 UPDATE
From 8th August, 2020 Mandatory wearing of masks in Places of Worship
Please remember to wear mask or face covering at
church services and Private Prayer in church buildings.
ONLINE SERVICE FOR THE NINTH SUNDAY OF TRINITY - 9th August
Click on link below to join in our Sunday Service
'Live' from 8.30am onwards
'Live' from 8.30am onwards
NEW 'child friendly' PRAYER TRAIL OPEN AT ST STEPHEN'S CHURCHYARD
Prayer stations for you to engage with in your own time based on the Lord's Prayer.
We hope that as you walk, read scriptures and reflect ..... don't rush each one though, spend time over each prayer station and ask God to show you more.
You might like to download the following colouring sheet
and watch video as to how to fold it into a booklet - ENJOY!
Do please let us know if we can support you in any way
or you would like us to pray for you or others etc
This weeks pew sheet - 'News from the Pews'
Position of Caretaker for Acomb Parish Church Hall
Closing date for applications for the above role: 31st March, 2020.
Location: Acomb Parish Church Hall, Front Street, Acomb, York. YO24 3BZ
Hours of Work: 10 per week
Pay: Current living wage level - £9.30 per hour.
Acomb Parish Church Hall provides a service to the church and local community. The hall is part of Acomb Parish Churches, in the Diocese of York and is part of the Church of England.
The building comprises a main hall with stage area, kitchen, 2 smaller meeting rooms, parish office and toilet facilities within a reception area.
This is a great opportunity for somebody with strong practical skills and a passion for the community.
Purpose of Role: Making the hall ready for client use by:-
Overseeing the security of the building, including locking/unlocking for some of the hall user groups on an ad-hoc basis. It would therefore be advantageous if the post holder lived locally.
Maintaining a clean and safe environment and providing a good service for those using the building. This would involve regular cleaning and preparation of the hall/rooms and occasional maintenance.
The 10 hours per week would be worked on a mutually agreed, flexible basis (no set working pattern and the post holder must be able to meet the needs of the parish hall complex).
Those who apply must demonstrate reasonable levels of fitness, be practical, be able to use their own initiative and support the values of Acomb Parish.
You should have general handy-person skills. You should also have good people skills and a real desire to support our mission through serving the needs of the people who use the building.
Basic literacy and numeracy skills.
Self- motivated, well organised and with an ability to prioritise.
Good people skills, a courteous manner and a welcoming, flexible approach.
An ability to solve problems and deal with difficult situations if they arise.
Ability to carry out duties without supervision.
Working knowledge of relevant Health and Safety and a good understanding of cleaning methods and materials.
Empathy with the Christian Faith and the ability to work effectively within a Church of England context.
All are welcome to apply for this position.
Contact Details for applications:
Tel: 01904 790808
Office hours – Monday, Wednesday, Friday. 10.00am – 12.00pm
Sunday 20th Jan 2020 - Christingle Service