William (Bill) Ash

William (Bill) Ash

William (Bill) Ash A LESSON IN FORTITUDE 29/10/1918 – 17/12/2022   Bill was born into an extended Methodist family in Leek where he grew up.  When he was five his father died so he started to help his mother by growing vegetables with the encouragement of his next...
Brenda Rutter

Brenda Rutter

Brenda Rutter 25 October 1931 – 14 December 2022 Brenda Rutter with her husband Ken came to Ashley in the late 1960s and quickly established herself as one of the key members of Ashley Methodist Church embracing all aspects of our church life of prayer, worship and...
New Year Alpha Course

New Year Alpha Course

New Year Alpha Course Starting Tuesday 10th January at 7pm at Loggerheads Fire Station Alpha is a series of weekly sessions where you can explore life’s big questions and the Christian faith in an open-minded and welcoming environment. There’s no cost, and...
Joyce Scott

Joyce Scott

Joyce Scott 14/10/1931 – 12/5/2022 On 9th June Ashley Methodist Church celebrated the life of a beloved and long serving member, Joyce Scott, in company with her close knit family – husband Ken, daughters Jan & Jackie, sons-in-law Mark and Paul and her...
Harvest

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...