St John's Methodist Church, Settle

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Hark the Herald Angels Sing

Methodists well represented at Churches together in Settle Carols singing on Tuesday before Christmas


View from Castleberg

View from Castleberg on 4 June 2018:


Roger Walton welcomes new arrivals
Above: Revd Roger Walton Chair of the Yorkshire West District of the Methodist Churches and our two new ministers of the Settle and Bentham Circuit and wives say "Hello" to all. Taken at the welcome service at Bentham on 2 Sept 2018

For more on history of Settle Methodist Church see post on Settle Historic Churches Tour here on 8 March 2018 (your web editor hosted the St John's section)

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Settle Sign - on Castleberg from the Church after the Tour de Yorkshire 29 April 2016 -( the sign has been taken down now and is set up near Settle Railway Station )

We moved into our new worship building on Sat 6 Dec 2015.

Sat 20 May - Simeon Wood in Concert

Settle Carlilse Line Reopening Day: 31 Mar 2017 7.30pm St John's Church. Settle


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St John's

Settle, N Yorks
BD24 9JH

Every Tuesday: Morning Coffee 10am-12pm in the NEW church foyer.


The 1st Tue of the month is a special charity coffee morning:

6 Nov: Tuesday Coffee Morning Charity: the Rainforest Fund - £115 was raised and sent to Cool Earth

Click for April 2018 pictures of Settle Good Friday Passion Play

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Tim and Pam Broughton

Revd Tim and Pam Broughton at the welcome service on Th 6 Sept- (See Craven Herald Report)

Future Events

Download this weeks notices

If you are interested in taking part in Settle Passion Play, please contact Michael Cullingworth (producer) at or 01729 823978.

Messy Church: If you are interested in coming to Settle Messy Church please contact 01729 825285.

Dates at St John's:

Thursday 14th February     2.30 p.m.   Worship Consultation

Saturday  23rd February     5.30 p.m.    Family film: Peter Rabbit
Wednesday 6th March        7.30 p.m.    Service for Ash Wednesday

Monday 18th March            7.30 p.m.    Poetry and puddings   

Wednesday 20th March      7.00 p.m.    Men’s Shed: Tim’s Curry
and Quiz Night at St John’s

 Events with Churches Together:

Wed 13th Feb 2019: Justice & Peace Group, 7 for 7.30pm at Friends Meeting House. A talk by Jo Rhodes & Sarah Wiltshire of Settle Hub about local projects, including ‘Nurturing Neighbourhoods’ and the ‘Timebank’.

Thurs 21 Feb Songs of Praise, 6.30pm at Limestone View

Practice for World Day of Prayer (Formerly Womens World Day of Prayer): Tue 26 Feb 5.15pm - Holy Ascension.

Fri 1 March 7pm Holy Ascension Church Settle: World Day of Prayer All welcome both Men & Women.


Churches together Prayer Meeting Meeting- Note new time at 12pm first Monday of Month- Holy Ascension Church, Settle: To support the many on-going activities in our area; 01729 822311.

Walk for CreationWalks for Creation

Church Harvest Meal Sept 2013

Julian Smith
Our MP, Julian Smith, at Churches Together "Trade Justice" Meeting
at St John's on 26 Oct 2012

Rainforest Fund Project

Inside church

New church from joint entrance to church and hall on 6 Dec 2015- moving in day


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Circuit website:

For more details about St John's Methodist Church, Settle, contact the minister Revd Tim Broughton 4 Pen y Ghent View, Settle BD24 9JJ . Tel: 01729 822554 or the web editor, J. Allinson

Sunday Services:

Morning service 10.30 am

occasional evening services.

3rd Sunday of month: Messy Church for families - run with Churches Together 3.30pm. Next one 21 Oct 2018

House Fellowship: Alternate Tuesdays except Lent. 2.30 - 3.30 pm Limestone View - meet at the main entrance

Thursday Group - Women's Fellowship - Own Homes - 1st Thursday of Month

3rd Thurs of month 6.30pm  Songs of Praise at Limestone View

Map --- St John's Church BD24 9JH

The New Church and Church Hall is on the opposite side of the road to the location of the old church, set back down a drive next to the red brick bungalow.


Click for Regular events HERE


Environment Sunday Wild Flower Walk 6 June 2010

The Hunger SiteClick here for an easy and free way
to help feed those in need at The Hunger Site!

The Rainforest Site
Click here for an easy and free way to help protect endangered habitat at The Rainforest Site!
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Scouts in church HallSt John's Church Hall
BD24 9JH

is used by a whole variety of groups in Settle including

Spinning, bridge, line dancing, ballet, tap dancing, Scottish country dancing, Age Concern, UK, Pioneer Projects, Langcliffe Singers, Settle Orchestra, Yoga and much more. Click here for weekly times, booking arrangements and prices: phone: 01729 824661

Large Hall (and loop system).
Church Worship room
Large Meeting Room (5 to 35 people recommended) (and loop system)

Small Room ( up to 10 people recommended)
Access for wheelchairs;

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Future events.

Click for More Circuit Events


( See also weekly notices, but these are not always put up)

 Regular events

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  Day Time Event Venue
1st Mon of the month 12.30pm Churches Together in Settle and District Prayer Meeting Parish (Holy Ascension) Church: note new time - midday
2nd Mon of the month 7.30pm Prayer for the persecuted church Rolling venue. Check on 01729 825869
Every Tue 10am - 12pm Coffee pot in church Coffee Pot in New Coffee Lounge
2nd Wed of the month (Except in Lent, even though the Lent meetings are now on Tuesdays) 7.30pm Churches Together Justice and Peace Group Friends Meeting House
3rd Wed of month 7.30pm Songs for the Soul Ingleton Methodist Church
Alternate Tuesday Afternoons 2.30-3.30pm

Housegroup. Email web-editor for this weeks details or phone 01729 824 616

Housegroup. Email web-editor for this weeks details or phone 01729 824 616
First Thurs of month 7.30pm Thursday Group - Ladies fellowship - Own Homes Thursday Group - Ladies fellowship - Own Homes
3rd Thursday of month: 6.30pm Songs of Praise - Limestone View Limestone View

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Links you may like

Churches Together in Settle and District - Details of other churches in and around Settle

Yorkshire West - Methodist District includes details of projects such as Touchstone.
The District came into being on 1st September 2017 and was formed from a joining together of the former West Yorkshire District and part of the previous Leeds District. The geographical area covered by the District stretches approximately 80 miles from Westhouse in the north to Penistone in the south, and 50 miles from Todmorden in the west to Knottingley in the east.

Cornerstone Bookshop - Christian Books and Resources, Skipton 17 Newmarket Street, Skipton, BD23 2HX: 01756 793673: Christian books, gifts, cards, music, Traidcraft goods. Open: 9.00 to 17.00 Mon - Sat (10.00 to 15.00 Tue) Drinks: Available anytime Home-made Refreshments: 10.30 to 16.30 Open for Prayers: on Tuesdays 8.30 to 9.30
Cornerstone Christian Books and Resources

Methodist Churches in the Skipton and Grassington Circuit (to the south east of Settle)

Malham - A harvest festival made of three "farm walks"

Pictures of Settle Good Friday Pilgrimage - From River to Rock

Pictures of Easter Morning Service on Castleberg

The Methodist Church in Britain The official website. Find links to other Methodist churches in the UK

The Methodist Recorder - The world's leading Methodist newspaper

Church and Conservation - Green Christian The Site for Christians concerned about care of the environment, species extinctions, pollution, GMOs, etc.

Craven Speakers Club, Skipton . Have fun learning to improve your speaking skills, gain confidence, and thus be more useful to you work/organisation/school etc

St John's Church Hall List of Weekly Activities of Groups that use the Hall

Green events    cs   Hymns   Climate Change


Pictures of Settle in the snow.

Our Calling

To increase awareness of God's presence and to celebrate God's love.
To help people to learn and grow as Christians, through mutual support and care.
To be a good neighbour to people in need and to challenge injustice.
To make more followers of Jesus Christ.

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