Welcome to

St Anne’s Church, Tottington

An open, inclusive and family friendly community.

Services at St Annes

Holy Communion
Wednesdays at 11.00 am
Sundays Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer) 8.00 am and 10.30 am (Common Worship)

The Service of Holy Baptism
Sundays at 1.30pm in Church.
Please contact the Vicar for further details

Books to help you feel better

The Reading Agency has donated a fantastic collection of around 100 “Reading Well” books to the Tottington Library. These books are chosen and recommended by health experts, as well as people with lived experience of the conditions and topics covered.

“Reading Well” supports Adults, Children and Young People to understand and manage their Mental Health and Well Being.

These books are available for everyone to borrow including the general public, health and social care professionals, link workers, teachers, parents, carers and anyone else needing support or offering support to others.

See the information sheet here for further information. You can download it too by clicking the button below.

Church-Mag-Feb-21

May’s Church Magazine is Out Now!

Only £1 from back of Church

Services & Notices

We welcome visitors and would love to have you join us in one of our church services.

Edith Stein

Edith Stein

I am currently making my way through a biography of Edith Stein, otherwise known as, St Teresa Benedicta of the Cross. To quote the author, Maria Ruiz Scaperlanda, it describes Edith’s journey from the depths of atheism to the heights of sainthood. The story of Edith...

read more
Do Not Be Afraid

Do Not Be Afraid

Jesus turned to his disciples and asked them, “Why are you afraid?” The invocation of God “not to be afraid” is recorded throughout both the Old and New Testament. Depending on how you interpret the Greek and the Hebrew, which I’m sure you all have done, then it can...

read more
Rites and Ceremonies

Rites and Ceremonies

One of my most prized books that is never likely to be thrown into a pulping machine is a 1946 edition of Ritual Notes: A Comprehensive Guide to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Book of Common Prayer. The first edition was published in 1894. The book came into my...

read more
St Augustine of Hippo

St Augustine of Hippo

Have you ever considered just how central the continent of Africa is in the very roots of the Bible and indeed the Christian faith? The story of Joseph and his brothers is set in Africa as is, of course, the life of the prophet Moses. In our post-Christmas Gospel...

read more
Community of St Mary the Virgin

Community of St Mary the Virgin

One of the oldest religious communities in the Church of England is the Community of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Oxfordshire. It was founded in 1848 by the local Vicar, William Butler during the spiritual revival of the Church of England in the mid nineteenth century....

read more
The Vicar’s Easter Message

The Vicar’s Easter Message

I recently climbed into the clocktower of Church. We had discovered a leak and I went up with John Williams to have look. Thankfully, the leak has now been sorted out, but more about that some other time! Whilst I was snooping around, I made a great find. Underneath...

read more
Well, I didn’t know that!

Well, I didn’t know that!

The Community of the Resurrection is possibly the most well-known of all male Anglican religious orders. It has had an influence on the world well outside of the walls of its Mother House in West Yorkshire. I have been a Companion of the Community for many years. I...

read more

The Vicar's Crystal Ball

I am very happy to respond to any pastoral inquiry, however please do not assume that “the Vicar will know!” Text or email me and I will always do what I can to help.

Every Blessing, The Vicar

Safeguarding at St Annes' Church Tottington

The care and protection of children, young people and adults involved in Church activities is the responsibility of everyone who participates in the life of our Church.

Our Risk Assessment for Funerals

Everyone is welcome

Do come and join us at our Sunday meeting at 10.15am, and pop in afterwards for a cuppa and a chat in the parish hall.

Prayer

O God our maker, whose Son Jesus Christ gave to your servant Bede grace to drink in with joy the word that leads us to know you and love you: in your goodness grant that we also may come at length to you, the source of all wisdom, and stand before your face; through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Amen

The Venerable Bede

672 – 735

Be part of our community

Throughout the year, we hold a wide variety of social events that are outside our usual field of worship.

ADVERTISE HERE

email rogermorley1@hotmail.com to find out more and book your space on this page

An Introduction To

Our Youth

Our Youth are boys and girls who are given the chance to explore their individual skills and abilities and try out new challenges as part of a team.

Boys and girls can get involved in anything from adventure sports to performing arts, travel and taking part in community action projects.

The ‘God Squad’ is a group of people in the 18-25 age group who meet regularly and organise trips, social and charity events.

Our Senior Section offers young women aged 14 to 26 the opportunity to develop their skills and abilities through a flexible and inspiring programme which offers a huge variety of challenges, activities and opportunities for personal development.

An Introduction To

Young Adults

An Introduction To

Young Adults

The ‘God Squad’ is a group of people in the 18-25 age group who meet regularly and organise trips, social and charity events.

Our Senior Section offers young women aged 14 to 26 the opportunity to develop their skills and abilities through a flexible and inspiring programme which offers a huge variety of challenges, activities and opportunities for personal development.

An Introduction To

Mothers’ Union

Our Mothers’ Union exists to “work with people of all faiths and none to promote stable marriage, family life and the protection of children through praying, enabling and campaigning. ”

Our members work to bring hope and practical support to people every year through our parenting, literacy and community development programmes and as part of the volunteer base of local churches.

We are not stuffy!

The services mostly follow the pattern for Holy Communion and we are supported by an able & highly motivated laity. We have an excellent organist and a well established choral tradition.

01204 883713

Church Vicarage

Address:
Chapel Street, Tottington,
Bury. BL8 4AP

Get In Touch

We would love to hear from you.

7 + 9 =

St Anne's Church, Tottington
At the heart of the village since 1799.

Website created and maintained by Totally Websites