Groups and events
Members of the Thomas Risley church lead and support a range of regular weekly, bi-weekly and monthly groups plus host some wonderful seasonal one-off events for all ages across our community.
All are welcome so do keep popping back for our latest updates and events.
Regular events and groups
Weekly Prayer meeting
Join our weekly prayer meeting, Monday 7pm – 7:30pm via the below Zoom link.
Wednesdays – 9am – 11:30am
Tommy Tots meets every week in term time for parents and carers of children under five. We are very busy making crafts, playing together, singing and eating snacks.
Fortnightly 2pm – 3.30pm
A time to chat and share with other local people. All 55+
Thursdays – 8:45am – 11:30am
Supported by Thomas Risley church members, meet friends and family for a catch up with a coffee and TReat in our relaxed church setting.
Coffee and Crafts
Tuesdays – 10am – 12pm
We meet fortnightly where you can bring along your crafts and have a brew and a natter. You can share your experience, ask for advice or simply enjoy the company.
Our monthly Messy Church is about having time together to have fun, explore faith, worship God and share some food. Everyone is welcome at Messy Church.
Walks for different abilities. Own transport is recommended. See the church Facebook group or weekly newsletter for details of the next gathering. See you there!
To find out more or to join one of our groups, get in touch.
Church Warrington Carol service
We look forward to welcoming you to our Church Warrington Carol service. This is a free event with traditional carols and guest speaker J John. Come and celebrate Christmas on 14th December at The Halliwell Jones Stadium with friends and family. Turnstiles open 6pm Carol service starts at 7pm.
Save the date!
2nd December, 3.00 pm, Birchwood High School.
4Front Theatre are coming to Birchwood this Christmas!
More information to follow – don’t miss out on this exciting new “pantivity” – a pantomime and a nativity all in one!
A live show for all the family at an affordable price brought to you by Birchwood Churches Together
Summer Challenge 2023
Journeying with Jesus.
Join us for Muddy Church at Forest Park every 2nd Saturday. All welcome.
For more info please contact Stuart
Thomas Risley Retreat Day at Lymm URC
A time of peaceful prayer and reflection.
Muddy Church will meet Saturday 11th Feb at 3.30pm in Forest Park.
All are welcome to wander and wonder with us.
Join us at Thomas Risley on Saturday 29, October from 4pm.
Join in the fun and light up the world!
Family Harvest Celebration
Thanks for joining us on Sunday 16th October and for all of your kind donations.
Muddy Church Picnic
Join us for a picnic in Forest Park for our Muddy Church theme – feeding the 5000.
Bring along a picnic and something to sit on – we’ll provide the cakes!
Saturday 13th August. 3:30pm. Forest Park
Free activities for all ages including tea, coffee and cake, fun and games and a football tournament. There will also be circus skills, arts and crafts plus a prayer tent.
Book ‘n’ Brew
Did you join us for a free book swap with tea and coffee on Saturday 25th June? We hope you enjoyed the event and your new books!
Jubilee Party in the car park!
Saturday, 21 May
Did you join us to party in our car park? Our wonderful Church members ran a range of stalls from plants to cakes along with a range of games and competitions for all ages.
Muddy Church Experience
Walk through the Easter story!
Tuesday 12th April, 2pm – 4pm in the old Argos unit, Birchwood Shopping Centre.
Did you join us in Forest Park? We wandered and wondered our way through the story of Palm Sunday.
Celebration Service and picnic
Church members, friends and family came together on the 12th September to celebrate the return to ‘normal’ for church services. The service was followed by a picnic on the playing field and enjoyed by all. Thanks for joining us.