Harvest

Harvest

By Ron Lucas Harvest is always a special time of the year in country churches; and at Ashley Methodist Church there is always a special effort made to decorate the church with the fruits of the harvest and flowers for Harvest Festival.  So it was last Sunday morning,...
Welcome Mark and Carolyn

Welcome Mark and Carolyn

September sees the beginning of the Methodist year, and what a marvellous first Sunday it was too! Ashley and Market Drayton Methodist Churches joined together at Market Drayton for the Welcome Service of our new Superintendent Minister, Rev. Mark Lawrence, and his...
Table Top Sale

Table Top Sale

SATURDAY 16TH OCTOBER 2021, 11AM – 3PM As part of our fundraising efforts for our new organ, we are holding a Table Top Sale on Saturday 16th October 2021. You will find a mixture of stalls selling pre-loved and locally made goods, along with refreshments....
Visit of Rev’d Helen Kirk

Visit of Rev’d Helen Kirk

By Ron Lucas It was a joy to have as our preacher on Sunday 20th June 2021, the Chairman of the Chester & Stoke on Trent Methodist District, the Rev’d Helen Kirk, to lead our morning’s worship.  After the limitations on our meeting throughout 2020 and early 2021,...
Spreading The Word

Spreading The Word

By Margaret Maxwell About fifteen years ago our local preacher, Ron Lucas, began to submit to the Market Drayton Advertiser summaries of the services held at Ashley Methodist Church on Wesleyan Road.  At first he used to take his typed report into the Advertiser...