Welcome to Central Methodist Church Launceston UK

malcolm1 fullWe extend the love of Jesus Christ to you and invite you to join with us through this site, or in the various church programmes and activities, or in opportunities for worship, in learning how Christ loves and how that love may grow within us and through us.

If you have visited us we trust you have experienced the presence of God and sensed the friendliness of the People.

Our goal as a church is to love as Christ loved and to respond to the gospel of God's love in Christ through its variety of worship services, through spiritual development, outreach and mission.

We would like to know you better and would encourage you to contact us by email at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Revd Malcolm Jones, Tel: 01566 776603 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

What is distinctive about Methodism?

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Join us at 'Club Sunday' for ages 3-11 year olds

Club Sunday starts at 10.30am through to 11.30am. From September, Club Sunday will take place on the third Sunday. Children are very welcome at all other services on the 2nd, 4th and 5th Sundays, with colouring sheets etc. being available for children if needed.


Launceston Community Toy Library

The Launceston Community Toy Library at the Bridge Community Centre is open on Tuesdays from 12.30-2.30pm and Fridays from 2.30-4.30pm.
The library is for families with children between 0 and 5 years old and there are lots of toys and story sacks to borrow.
The annual subscription is £10 or for 6 months £6 - Come and see us at the Bridge Community Centre on the Pennygillam Estate - you will be most welcome.


Do you have pre school children?  ...join us at Chattabox

Chattabox is a toddler group for pre-school children, that is run by Launceston Methodist Church every Wednesday morning 9am-12pm during term time. Each session has craft, making or sensory activities aimed to engage and excite the children. The group takes place in the Epworth room hall, which is located at the top of the alley by the side of the church.
Please note that Chattabox is currently on a summer break and restarts on 6th September.


Barn Dance

7.30pm on 3rd November at the Eagle House to the music of Home Brew
Tickets: £12 per adult; £6 for children, includes a buffet supper
Tickets, towards Church decoration costs, will be available from John Fitzpatrick Les Baker and Maggie Macoun from 15th October

Action for Children & the Methodist Church

actionforchildren logoAction for Children has been working in partnership with the Methodist Church for over 140 years to give society's most vulnerable and neglected children and young people the support they need. You can access further information on the partnership, its history and its future together with fundraising ideas for your Church together with resources for study and prayer here.

On Sunday 10th July there is an Action for Children Family Lunch at Central from 12 noon onwards. Tickets; adults £8, children £3.50

kernowcreditunionKernow Credit Union at Central

A Kernow Credit Union Service Point is available during the Tuesday coffee morning in the church hall every week from 10.00 am to 11.30 am. where a friendly team is available to help you with any advice.

If you want to know more about Kernow Credit Union, see the full information and contacts which are available here:
Kernow Credit Union

Services at Central during October & November 2017

15th Oct

10.30am - Club Sunday (for ages 3 to 11 year olds)
10.30am - Mrs Pauline Smith & Janet Barriball (Prayer Series)
4.00pm - Teatime Service  with Rev Malcolm Jones
6.30pm - Churches Together - Harvest Celebration Town Hall
22nd Oct
10.30am - Morning Service with Mrs Janet Barriball & Pauline Smith (Prayer Series)
6.30pm - 245 Revive
29th Oct
10.30am - Morning Service with Mrs Sue Rowell
6.30pm - 245 Revive Social
5th Nov
10.30am - Family Service with Rev Malcolm Jones
6.30pm - Traditional Service and Communion with Rev Malcolm Jones
12th Nov
9.30 - Morning Service with Rev Malcolm Jones
11am - Remembrance Parade in the town market square.
6.30pl - 245 Revive with Thompson
19th Nov
10.30am - Club Sunday (for ages 3 to 11 year olds)
10.30am - Morning Service with Rev Howard Curnow
4.pm - Teatime Service with Mrs Marguerite Smith
6.30pm - Circuit Service with P Wilson
26th Nov
10.30am - Morning Service with Mr Phil Parsons
6.30pm - 245 Revive with Rev Tim Wilkinson

'The goal of Launceston Central Methodist Church is to respond to the gospel of God’s love in Christ through worship,

discipleship, evangelism and mission.' (Mission statement set in 2000)

Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.    John Wesley

Today's Events at Central

Tuesday 17th October:From 10am to 12 noon there is a Coffee Morning for the 'Open the Book' work. From 9.30am to 11.30 the Kernow Credit Union is also available - all in the church hall. At 7.30pm the Tuesday Group meets.

Diary Dates

Sunday 15th October

10.30am Club Sunday
10.30am Prayer Series with Mrs Janet Barriball & Pauline Smith
6.30pm Harvest Festival at Town Hall (No service at Central)

Monday 16th October
2.00pm Bible study at Costa Coffee
7.30pm Power Praise
Tuesday 17th October
9.30–11.30am Kernow Credit Union.
10.00 - 12.00 Coffee Morning - Open the Book
7.30pm Tuesday Group
Wednesday 18th October
9.00 -11.30am Chattabox for under 5’s. £1 per child
2.30pm Wednesday Fellowship Musical Afternoon
Thursday 19th October
10.00am- 12.00 The Stanbury’s drop in coffee morning - Tel: 777661.
3.00pm House group at Milltown Farm
7.30pm Pastoral Team meeting
Sunday 22nd October
10.30am Prayer Series with Janet Barriball & Pauline Smith
6.30pm 245 Revive with Mr David Pett



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