A huge thank you to everyone who made The Christmas Fair happen and to everyone who came along.
Mary and Joseph are travelling around the parish and experiencing the hospitality of strangers!
You may have spotted that we’ve had a strange design mown into the church park at Holy Nativity!
What have we been getting up to in Sparks? Cake making? Fun and Games?
16 volunteers from the National Citizen Service have been volunteering at Holy Nativity. Check out what they have been doing!
This Sunday, Holy Nativity held a Fun Day for the whole community. From face painting to axe throwing there was something for everyone! Throughout the day there were all sorts of fun and games going on. One of the highlights was the adults wheelbarrow race! When my daughter was sad because she had to leave […]
For 16 years, St Mary’s Community Shop has served the people of Illingworth as a place of sanctuary and will finally close their doors on the 3rd of July. In 2002 the council gave the keys to a small shop front on Turner Avenue South to the community at St Mary’s Church which later became […]
It has been a wonderful weekend in the life of Holy Nativity as we have celebrated with Yvonne as she was ordained priest. On Saturday at Huddersfield Parish church Yvonne was ordained by Right Reverend Jonathan Gibbs, the bishop of Huddersfield. It was a wonderful service in which he placed his hands on her head […]
Holy Nativity’s lunch club had a fantastic Christmas Meal on Tuesday. The morning began with a Christmas communion service with carols. Then the room became a hive of activity as other people began arriving for Christmas dinner with all of the trimmings! To start the festivities, children from Year 1 and 2 at Ash Green […]
On Saturday we went to Yvonne’s ordination at Bradford Cathedral. Yvonne is the new curate at Holy Nativity Church. Revd Yvonne Hagan was ordained deacon by the Bishop of Leeds. Yvonne has come from Christ Church Pellon where she has been worshipping for many years. She has been training for ordination for three years. As […]