Our Sermon series for lent is on ‘Praying with Paul’

Easter Holy Week we are looking at Praying for power

Church Services

Due to the government restrictions on movement and social gatherings the church buildings are closed but for those who are in the know can find us on Facebook where we will be live Every Sunday Morning from 9.30am Morning Praise, followed by Communion at 10am Lead by Rev’d Peter Lillicrap.

There will also be a Communion Service on a Wednesday Morning at 10.30am.



To follow us on Facebook you first must have an account, which if you haven’t easy to set up with an email address.  Either go to www.facebook.com and follow the simply instructions or add the app to your smartphone.

Once you have an account you will find us at St Mark’s, Layton & St Luke’s, Staining and click on the like button and that’s it you are following us.

If you want to add Hope Community Church then please go to their page

Hope Community Church, Grange Park and hit the like button 



If you are not comfortable with Facebook you are still able to watch the videos by inputting the following address in your web browser www.facebook.com/laytonandstaining and at this point it will ask if you want to sign up or not just press the not now button and tap on the video you would like to play and you should be able to watch it.


Bible Study(Life Groups)

Zoom Bible study at 7.30pm if you would like to join in please message Rev'd Peter on his email address at the bottom of the notices 



If you would like prayer for yourself or someone else, prayer is available before and after the church services, at St Mark’s in the prayer corner someone will be there for you to pray with, and at St Luke’s and Hope Community Church please ask a member of the leadership team to join you in prayer.


At this time of Self-isolating and Social distancing we prayer for everyone we know and for our neighbours to stay safe and if ill to be healed by our lords loving hands.

We also pray for all those recently bereaved.


Bishop’s Memory Verse: Making Disciples  Romans 1.16

For I am not ashamed of the gospel; it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who has faith, to the Jew first and also to the Greek

Parish Office Closed however you can leave a message,email or Facebook us.


Secretary: Vicky Taylor: Tel no. (01253) 301390 Email: secretary@laytonandstaining.co.uk

Vicar: Rev’d Peter Lillicrap: Tel no. (01253) 392895 Email: vicar@laytonandstaining.co.uk

Church Army: Matt Rowley: Tel no. 07771374854 Email: matt.rowley@churcharmy.org

For any safeguarding concerns please speak to Sarah Gardner (Tel 07824467596) Tina Cockshaw,

or Rev’d Peter Lillicrap