Serving the churches of Kendal and District
Most of the churches in Kendal and the surrounding district are members of Churches Together in Kendal and District ; which belongs to Churches Together in Cumbria, and that belongs to Churches Together in Britain and Ireland and so on to The World Council of Churches.
There are four national ecumenical organisations, in addition to national denominational organisation.
"Prayer changes everything"
is an important initiative from Ascension to Pentecost 2017. For details see
Floods Sandylands Methodist are now back in their own church after the disastrous Flood Desmond last December.
We are putting together a report detailing how different churches were affected, and what they did to assist others. Please contact email@example.com if you have something to include or want further details. For details Kendal flood relief fund click here
Community - In need of help?
There are local organisations connected with the local Christain community that can help you. Find out more by clicking on any of the following - homeless - foodbank - drop-in-centre - mental-health - carers for those experiencing mental distress .
The latest CTiC newsletter is now up under newsletters. There are some exciting events, see the Newsletters
Discover how the churches in this beautiful part of England are working together in a truly ecumenical way. We, as part of Churches Together in Cumbria are part of the county of Cumbria which is the first ecumenical county.
Walk of Witness - Good Friday - April 14th 2017
The walk starts at 11.15am at Stricklandgate Methodist church, proceded by a joint service at 10.30am. The walk will go up Stricklandgate, Highgate and Kirkland. There will stops with short act of worship INSIDE the Westmorland Centre, at the "Bird cage" , and finally inside Kendal Parish church. Click here for a poster. Walk of Witness 2017
Easter Day sunrise service
at Kendal castle at 6.00am, sunrise is at 6.04am
This year we are studying the new York Course. For full details Lent groups 2017.
Prayers for Kendal district and God's world
will be taking place monthly at the Market Place Bookshop at either 5.30pm or 8.30am during the first week of the month. Details in the calendar.
Kendal now has four Town Chaplains; Margaret, Georgina, David and Hazel. Do speak to them if you see them round the town.
The 2016 show took place in mixed weather,and the Rest Tent was used by lots of people.
King's food bank is now involved with providing food for those who suffered in the floods. It had a good float in the Torchlight Procession. It is an initative to provide food for those without any; many local churches collecting tins and are other food - but please not too many baked beans or pasta!