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Online services and resources

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Pattern for Sunday Services June, July & August

1st Sundays - Family Worship

  • If children come with the family, please bring something with you for them to do in the service. Look at the Church website under Activities for Children to find lots of ideas!
  • BFF - The Youth Group (secondary age) meets on the first Sunday.

2nd Sundays - Picnic

  • After the service there will be a Family Picnic. Bring a picnic on this Sunday and have a catch up after the service. Bring a chair or a picnic blanket and hopefully enjoy some sunshine and get to know what has been going on with other St B's folk.
  • Discoverers and Livewires (3-11 years) will meet at 10.30am in the church garden this week, during the service.

3rd Sundays - Family Communion

  • If children come with the family, please bring something with you for them to do in the service. Look at the Church website under Activities for Children to find lots of ideas!

4th Sundays - Tea and Toast

  • Tea and Toast before the service begins
  • Discoverers and Livewires (3-11 years) will meet at 10.30am in the church garden this week, during the service.
Encounter, our new evening service

Evening service

  • New from October onwards - An evening service with space to encounter the presence of God through worship, reflection and prayer.
  • It is called ENCOUNTER and will be at St Barnabas Church once a month (1st Sunday of the month) and at St Paul's Church once a month (3rd Sunday of the month).
  • For more information, please email vicar@stbarnabasyork.org.uk for information.
  • As this service has already proved to be popular we will have a booking system in place. To book in please use the link through Eventbrite.. If you are struggling to use it then please contact Ian at the St Paul’s office
  • Alternatively, you can watch the service online live at 7pm
Reverends Paul and Matt in St. Barnabas Church

Services now in church and online

  • Services in the Church Buildings have now resumed at St Barnabas at 10.30am each Sunday. You can turn up at Church as we have a track/test and trace in place at Church, now. You can use a smart phone if you have one, but if not, pen and paper will be used.
  • You will need to wear a face covering unless you have an exemption certificate
  • You will need to use the hand sanitiser as you enter the church building
  • If you are showing any signs of being ill, please do not attend the services in the Church Building. Thank You.
  • You will be directed to a chair / seat in church and asked to remain there to maintain the 2 metre physical distancing
  • Please remember o be considerate and respect each other when you are moving around, using the toilet area, entering and leaving the building
  • For anyone who feels unable to meet up in person at the moment or wants to do both, we're still providing talks and activites for you to enjoy at home
  • Online services (including links to previously streamed services)
  • Activities for children
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Donate to St. Barnabas Church

  • Despite our building being closed at the moment, our running costs still continue
  • We can now accept online donations and any donation, no matter how small will be gratefully received
  • If you would like to make a donation, just click on the link below
Toddler group

Toddler group has restarted

  • Mairi and the Team had their first Toddler group get together on Tuesday morning at 9.45am. It will be in the Church grounds but if the weather turns nasty there is provision to be inside the church. It will now run weekly on a Tuesday morning during term time.
  • Do come prepared to be outside. Bring a picnic rug and warm clothing (or a parasol if the sun comes out!!).
  • Please spread the word to families of pre-school children.
A cup of coffee and a piece of cake

Community Cafe is restarting

  • Great News for all those of you who want to get back together with friends or make new friends....
  • The Community Cafe is restarting on Monday 7th June, 10am to 12 noon, at the back of St Barnabas Church.
  • All welcome! Pass on the good news!
  • Covid safety will be in place, so face masks will need to be worn as you enter church, before you sit at a table. There will be hand sanitiser available and people will sit in groups of 6 as a maximum.....but we are used to this!
  • Come and get re-acquainted with friends old and new.
Photo of Paul Millard

New Priest-in-Charge of St. Barnabas

Services

  • Family worship every Sunday at 10.30am
  • Weddings and Baptisms on request (contact us)

Regular events

A cup of coffee and a piece of cake

Community Coffee Morning (restarting from 7th June 2021)

Monday 10:00 to 12:00 (except Bank Holidays)

  • Covid safety will be in place, so face masks will need to be worn as you enter church, before you sit at a table
  • People will sit in groups of 6 as a maximum
  • Tea, coffee and soft drinks
  • Cakes, crumpets and other snacks
  • Opportunity to meet others
  • Chat in a friendly open environment
  • Knitting group
  • Quizzes (with prizes for winning team)
  • Games (e.g. indoor bowls, table tennis)
House and garden picture drawn by a child used as our Babies and Toddlers logo

Babies and Toddlers (outside in church grounds)

Tuesday 09:45 to 11:15 (term time only)

  • From babies to pre-school
  • We welcome carers and their children from all cultures
  • Wide range of toys, books and activities for all ages
  • Quieter area at the top of the church suitable for babies
  • In good weather children can play outside
  • Our garden is gated
  • Healthy snacks and drinks provided for the children
  • Tea, coffee and biscuits served for the carers
  • Do come prepared to be outside. Bring a picnic rug and warm clothing (or a parasol if the sun comes out!!).
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Men's Breakfast (currently supsended due to COVID-19)

First Saturday of the month 08:30 to 09:30

  • Breakfast at Cafe Leemo
  • Opportunity to chat with other men
  • Bible discussion
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Start Courses

Mondays 12:30pm and 8pm

  • Opportunity to explore the Christian faith
  • 6 DVD based fun & interactive sessions
  • Chat and ask questions in a friendly open environment
  • Afternoon group held in church straight after community cafe (bring a packed lunch)
  • Evening group held at Matt's house
  • Email Matt to find out more and to book
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20s to 40s Group

Contact Matt for Dates and Times

  • Make new friends
  • Join in with a range of fun social activities and community action
  • Explore life's big questions
  • Contact Rev Matt via Twitter or call 01904 439787
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Barnabas Groups

Dates and times vary between groups

  • Opportunity to get to know members of the congregation better
  • Small friendly groups
  • Bible study and discussion
  • Opportunity for prayer

Upcoming events