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 Trinity 18 – Rev Amanda

Readings: 2 Timothy 3.14-4.5 Luke 18.1-8 When I saw that the Gospel was the persistent widow this morning I confess to inwardly groaning!! I was reminded of a book that I read when I was growing up it was called Rosemary takes to Teaching. In the book a young Christian woman has just finished college…

Harvest Gifts Delivered to our Partners at The Welcome Centre

With huge thanks to all who have already donated to our Harvest collection for The Welcome Centre – today we delivered those generous gifts that took the form of food to the warehouse in Lockwood. If you haven’t been in church or have been unable to contribute so far to the Harvest collections, please do…

Epiphany – House Blessing

This Sunday (January 9th) we will be encouraging people to mark the doors of their homes with chalk and ask God’s blessing on them for the year. This is a relatively recent tradition in our corner of the church, but it represents a desire to connect our everyday lives to our faith. When we bless…

General Election 2019 – Huddersfield Hustings

All five Parliamentary Candidates for the Huddersfield Parliamentary Constituency will gather for a hustings at Huddersfield Parish Church on Tuesday 3rd December 2019, beginning at 2pm. Each candidate will be afforded 5 minutes to give a speech and will then take questions from the audience. The participating candidates are: Andrew Cooper – Green Party Ken…