Loving God, guiding the people of Durham Diocese faithfully through the years: we thank you for saints who have marked our path, young and old, known and unknown, from all places and in all walks of life. Help us to find your way in our generation: transformed by your truth, sharing your life, blessing our communities. Through Jesus Christ our Lord, Amen.

Upcoming Services

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See below for more information on events and services. You are most welcome to join us.

Church Calendar: Click here for the detailed event calendar.

Church Notice Sheet: Click here to see a copy of the latest weekly sheet.

Sunday Services include Children’s Club. We generally alternate each week between Holy Spirit Church, Crawcrook and St John’s Church, Greenside.

Wednesday morning Holy Communion service is at Holy Spirit Church from 9.15am to 10.15am.

Free to Be Service at 6.00pm on the second Sunday of each month at St John's Church, Greenside

Greenside Parish Family Emmaus Weekend May 2019

Above: Our fabulous 2019 Church Family Weekend at the Emmaus Youth Centre.

Advanced Notice
The next Greenside Parish Weekend at The Emmaus Centre, Allensford will be weekend of:
 14th-16th May 2021 

Click here To watch a video of our Church Family

Wednesday Morning Parish Breakfast @ Holy Spirit 

7.30am - 9.00am -  term time only

Followed by 9.15am Holy Communion at Holy Spirit Church

Do drop in, children very welcome! 

Perspectives Men’s Breakfasts

Click here for more details.

Greenside Parish Monthly Ramble

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Monthly Prayer Meeting 

 Holy Spirit Church 

First Wednesday of Each Month

Each month, Tom invites us to join with him and others, in the Prayer Meeting at Church of the Holy Spirit, at 7.30pm. to pray together as a corporate body.

Church of the Holy Spirit, Crawcrook NE40 4NB

Bread Making at Rowlands Gill


Bread Making 

Holy Spirit Church Hall Crawcrook.

Want to join us in making  bread, sharing a light lunch and having time together? You're welcome! For more information, click here to email us. We also like to give some of our freshly baked bread away - to a stranger! Children must be accompanied by an adult please. 

Pictured above: Our July session  at the Syrian Refugee Drop in Centre, Rowlands Gill). 

The Recovery CourseRSG Aug 2019

On Wednesday's

7.00pm to 8.00pm 

Holy Spirit Church, Crawcrook NE40 4NB

Are you suffering from an addiction or any other compulsive behaviour? Do you want to be set free from this?
This is a free weekly course held for 16 weeks.

To register, or find out more:
Tel 07865 483051 or click here to email us.


Recovery Course for Carers

The Recovery Support Group


7pm to 9pm 

Holy Spirit Church, Crawcrook NE40 4NB

Provides support in a caring and sharing environment for family, friends and carers who are affected by someone else's addiction or habit.

For more information:
Tel 07835 738314 or click here to email.

Greenside Parish Ramble - Saturday 9th November 


Watergate Forest Park

Distance around 4 -4.5 miles.
Easy walking on paths apart from some fairly steep steps down. Sticks advised

Meet at 9.45 am opposite Crawcrook Medical Centre to leave at 10.00 am
Sturdy shoes/boots together with waterproofs + packed lunch. Visit coffee/tea shop at the end!
Dog owners, providing their own transport, and their dogs ( on leads when necessary) are very welcome.
For further information please contact Glen or David  on 01661 844933

Rule of Life Service 17th November

Bishop Paul will join us as so we can officially begin our year of experimenting with living under our Rule of Life. Please put the date in your diary and do your best to be there. I expect this to be a very important step in our life together as a church.

Mens Breakfast logoPerspectives Men’s Breakfasts

Saturday 30th November, 8.30—9.45am at The Tea Room on the Wall (Vallum Farm on the Military Road north of Corbridge). Cooked breakfast costs £10.

Titled: ‘A varied work life and how God shaped it’ Speaker: Richard Tarn has been a tractor driver, an independent financial advisor, and is now a domestic heating engineer: a journey of discovery!

 More information and booking details at: perspectivescvfm.btck.co.uk

Christmas Afternoon Tea

Saturday 14 December 2pm-4pm

 £5 per head £2.50 for children under 8

Tickets need to be purchased in advance by contacting info@greensideparish.org.uk or 0191 413 7279

Christmas Table Decoration Demonstration and Carol Singing

 Make your own £3 or purchase one ready-made £4

Any proceeds will be given to the Recovery Course (Tyne Valley) (A support Group operating in the area)