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December 11, 2016

Hetton Primary School Choir

We were very pleased to welcome Hetton Primary school choir to our service this morning. They led the service with a selection of Christmas songs and readings telling the Nativity story. A special mention must be made of the soloist who sang beautifully and those that played instruments. Dave glover was our guest speaker and […]

April 7, 2011

Hetton Primary School Wedding

April Wedding   Our church was thrilled to host the wedding of the year on Thursday 7th April 2011. Hetton Primary School arranged the wedding which included the children arriving in style in a white stretched limo. The church welcomed staff, children and visitors and our resident pastor and community worker, Ian Wren, conducted the […]

March 11, 2011

W.A project for Africa

Women’s Auxiliary For Christ, the church and the home.   The Womans Auxiliary is normally held on Monday’s from 2-3pm. They have informal fellowship when a guest is invited to speak, and once a month incorporate a craft meeting where they make cards, arrange flowers, prepare hygiene bags for Africa and knit baby clothes. The […]

December 12, 2010

Hetton Comprehensive school brass band

Hetton Comprehensive school brass band led the carol singing in the evening and delighted the congregation with their rendition of well known Christmas songs. The guest speaker for the day was Dave Glover who told the Christmas story using magic and illusion. A big thank you to all invloved in making it a wonderful Christmas […]

December 10, 2010

Hetton Brewery Field Nursery Nativity production

We were delighted to welcome Hetton Brewery Field Nursery into the church for their Nativity production. This is the first year they have visited us and we hope to see them again in the future. Mrs Claire Smith and her staff brought 26 children and their guests to the church and all the hard work […]

October 20, 2010

Hetton Primary School Harvest Service

Hetton Primary School met in the church today to celebrate their Harvest Service. Many parents and relatives also attended, filling the church. The children started the service with ‘Harvest Praise’ led by the school choir. A short DVD introduced the Shoe Box appeal and the children explained why they wanted to take part in Operation […]

July 11, 2010

Blessing service with Eppleton School Choir

Eppleton School choir led the special blessing service for Caras Aaliyah Carr. They opened with a selection of African chant songs, all sung unaccompanied, and finished with modern and upbeat renditions. The choir was led by Mrs. Quinn and the service was conducted by Ian Wren.

July 4, 2010

Prize Giving

Keith Robinson recently stepped down as superintendent of the Sunday School after 33 years service. During the annual Sunday School Prize giving service he was presented with gifts to mark his retirement. A cheque for £704.50 was also presented to Barbara Priestman School after the church held a sponsored walk to raise money for a […]

December 13, 2009

School Visit by Hetton Primary School Choir and Hetton Lyons School Band

Hetton Independent Methodist Church was thrilled to have as their guests recently Hetton Primary School choir and Hetton Lyons School Band. The choir led the morning service with bible readings and songs old and new and the band led the worship on the evening. Both were a credit to their teachers, Mr Graham and Mrs […]

December 6, 2009

School visit by Eppleton Primary School Choir

Eppleton School choir were our special guests today. They led the service with songs old and new and obviously enjoyed singing as much as everyone enjoyed listening. Mrs. Quinn led the choir with much enthusiasm which obviously rubbed off on the children. Well done to everyone involved. The children were a credit to their school.