Vigil for Peace

Join us on Saturday 25th February as the community of Huddersfield meets to mark one year since the Russian invasion and pray for peace in Ukraine. People of all faiths and none are invited to stand in solidarity together as we hear stories from those affected, hear music from the local community, light candles and…

Baptism is…..

Recently Canon Rachel preached on the Baptism of Christ. Below is a response to the questions asked in that sermon from Andrew, a current member of our community of faith, which we thought some of you might appreciate (especially the Town fans!) Baptism is …….by Andrew Lockhart-Mirams Going through the turnstile for the first time…

Update on Living in Love and Faith

This notice was shared with all those who attended worship on Sunday January 29th and is shared here so that others who weren’t present can read and follow some of the links. Dear Siblings in Christ I am sharing below the statement made by the Church of England last week which was referred to in…

Epiphany – Bringing our Gifts

This is the sermon preached by curate Amanda Ogilvie-Berry on the Feast of the Epiphany Readings: Isaiah 60.1-6. Matthew 2.1-12 Please do read these texts first to get the most out of the reflections below. To view the service visit our YouTube page. The sermon begins at 18mins 45seconds. Today I wonder whether we can…

Christmas is Coming

This year St Peter’s is the right place and right community for you to share the joyful celebration of Christmas. Whether you’re looking for something traditional or atmospheric or fun – HPC has all of this as we celebrate Christmas 2022 and put Christ at the centre of that celebration. Beer and Carols does what…

Advent at HPC – Waiting together and exploring our faith

During Advent in the church we make time to think about what it means that God came into the world as a human being, as Jesus, God with us. We think about how our lives reflect God’s love and how we invite God into our lives, our relationships and our communities. We do this in…

Reverse Advent Calendar 2022

Most Advent Calendars are full of little indulgent treats. Here at St Peter’s, and at other churches and schools in our area, we really enjoy giving something good as well as getting something good. Supporting The Welcome Centre, one of our key charity partners in Huddersfield, we encourage anyone and everyone to join in too….

Sermon for 3rd Sunday before Advent 2022, Canon Rachel

Click here to watch the whole service on our YouTube channel. (Sermon at 25:00) Readings: Luke 20.27-38 and 2 Thessalonians 2.1-5, 13-end. In the name of God, our Creator, Redeemer and Sustainer, Amen. I once heard the vicious rumour – and it is indeed a vicious one quite literally – that because of a law…

Sermon for Easter 6 by Revd Amanda

Below you can find the text for Revd Amanda’s sermon for the 6th Sunday of Easter, based on the Bible readings for that day of John Chapter 14:23-29 and Acts 16:9-15. The image above depicts the meeting of Paul and Lydia from the Acts reading. Today’s passages gives witness to the power of God in…