Marlow Methodist Church

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Sunday 24th March

 

10.30am - Leprosy in Nepal - a different Sunday morning

- led by Chris Strata, who will talk about medical progress in treating leprosy.

 


 

Thursday 28th March

- mid-week prayers for Lent from 12noon to 1.00pm

- in the Upper Room - come for as long as you wish

 

Saturday 30th March

 

10.30am - Prayers in the Chapel

 

Sunday 31st March

 

10.30am - Morning Worship for Mothering Sunday

- led by Jon Garde

 

Thursday 4th April

- mid-week prayers for Lent from 12noon to 1.00pm

- in the Upper Room - come for as long as you wish

 


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History

 

Welcome to the history part of the website. Marlow Methodist Church has often been referred to as 'the hidden church'. Quietly set back from Spittal Street, the existing building was built in 1900. Originally the local planners intended to widen Spittal Street as the town grew, hence why the church was set back. However, as often the case, plans changed and the roadside shops and pubs remained. However, the church remains a lively place of worship for the town.

 

Built in 1900, it replaced a smaller chapel. The original 'school room' was built next door in the late 1800s. The hall served the church wonderfully, and was replaced in 1988 with the Wesley Hall as it is seen today. Challenge 2000 set out a new vision for the building with a bigger welcome area being designed to offer a greater and warmer welcome with the use of lighting and glass. This work joined the church and the hall for the first time.

 

As with any 100 year old buildings, there can be maintenance issues and such a problem with a rotten floor was embraced by the congregation not as a problem to moan about, but a new challenge and opportunity to refurbish the church. In 2007, the floor was replaced, the pews replaced with flexible seating, an all new audio visual system and completely redecorated bringing the church bang up to date ­as a building we are truly proud of.

 

We have a fantastic building with such history and character, but of course, it's the warmth of the welcome that really matters, so pop in and say hello.

 

 

Welcome to Marlow Methodist Church

 

Services

 

 

Prayers

 

 

Pop In - Coffee & chat

 

 

Pop In - Cooinda

 

 

Fellowship

 

 

Young People

 

 

Tiddlywinks
Parent & Toddler

 

 

News & Events

 

 

Hall Hire

 

 

 

 

 

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