Welcome to St Helens Baptist Church. We are a church community based in the heart of St Helens seeking to follow Jesus Christ.Whether you are living, studying or just visiting St Helens, we look forward to welcoming you.

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Sunday 25th January

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

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Join us this Sunday, 10:45am @Hall Street for worship, prayer, children’s activities, teaching and refreshments. We continue our sermon series through Colossians when we ask, ‘How can we discover our purpose?’. A sermon guide can be downloaded here.  3. Discovering Your Purpose HG Notes


Sunday 18th January

Saturday, January 17th, 2015

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Join us 10:45am @ Hall Street as we continue our series through Colossians. We get to the question, ‘who is Jesus?’ Worship, Childrens activities, teaching, prayer and Communion form our service tomorrow followed by tea & coffee. A Sermon guide can be downloaded here - 2. The Supreme Question of Life HG Notes


Sunday 11th January

Saturday, January 10th, 2015

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It’s a new year, and a new sermon series as we study, unpack, reflect and apply the words of Paul in his letter to the Colossians. There’ll be worship, prayers, preaching from Pastor Tim, refreshments and Children activities as we ‘take time to give thanks’. 10:45am @ Hall Street. 

Study Notes can be downloaded here. 1. Take time to give thanks HG Notes


Sunday 14th December

Sunday, December 14th, 2014

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This Sunday we start a short Christmas series, “Fear Not” As we give an alternative look to the story of the Nativity. We are considering the message to Mary, “Fear not what God is asking you to do!” Join us from 10:45am for Worship, Prayer, Teaching, Children activities, refreshments and fun.

Sermon Guides can be downloaded and viewed here -> 1. Fear Not what God is asking HG Notes


Sunday 30th November

Friday, November 28th, 2014

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It’s the 1st Sunday of Advent so we will be lighting our first candle as we reflect at the start of this Advent season and prepare for the coming of Christ. This Sunday we will finish our ‘Weird: Because normal isn’t working’ series and start our ‘Fear Not’ Christmas series in one sermon by thinking about God’s weird way to save the world. Join us for worship, prayer, children activities, teaching and refreshments at 10:45am. We will have a church walk after the service so bring a packed lunch and some good shoes and come with us.

You may find it helpful to look over the Sermon guide in advance or after to help you go further in study for this sermon -> 6. Weird Way to Save the World HG Notes


Sunday 23rd November

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

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This Sunday we continue our series, ‘Weird: Because normal isn’t working’ by looking at what the bible teaches around the very practical area of money. Join us from 10:45am for worship, prayer, teaching, children activities & refreshments.

Home Groups continue this week Monday evening @ 7:30pm in the manse, all welcome. Check out the sermon guide for questions to help you go reflect on the sermon. -> 5. Weird Money HG Notes


Sunday 16th November

Saturday, November 15th, 2014

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Ever find yourself saying, “I wish I had more hours in the day?” Normal today is busy, rushed, cramming a day full… But what does the bible teach about rest, time management, presence? Join us tomorrow at 10:45am as we worship, pray, share communion and think about “WEIRD TIME : because normal isn’t working.” 

Study Notes can be downloaded here —> 4. Weird Time HG Notes


Sunday 9th November

Saturday, November 8th, 2014
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Tomorrow we continue our ‘Weird: Because normal isn’t working’ series by looking at ‘Weird Desires!’ and the whole area of dealing with temptation. In preparing for this week we sense God speaking over us, “YOU HAVE NO IDEA WHAT I MIGHT USE YOU TO ACCOMPLISH IN THIS WORLD!” Join us at 10:45am for worship, prayer, teaching, children’s ministry and refreshments. We will also be recognising 2 minutes silence for Remembrance Sunday. See you there!
You can download a sermon guide to use in small groups and mentoring groups here 3. Weird Desires HG Notes

Church Anniversary

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

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This weekend we celebrate the church anniversary with an away day in the Lake District on Saturday (leaving church at 9am, contact the church for more details) and a celebration on Sunday with Rev Jim Lochhead preaching and a church meal to follow. We would love to welcome you to all, or part of the weekend.


Sunday 26th October

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

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This Sunday we continue our ‘WEIRD, because normal isn’t working’ series. We are looking at why weird is better, and what kind of opposition to expect and how to respond! We will worship, pray, preach and drink coffee. 10:45am at SHBC, Hall Street. REMEMBER, THE CLOCKS GO BACK!

Discussion notes based on the sermon can be downloaded here 2. Weird is Better HG Notes. Why not meet with friends this week and go through the notes?