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.

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Join us at Central Methodist Church for the 2017 Holiday Club - Beachcombers!

The holiday club week is from 14th -18th & 20th August
from 10 am till 12.30 pm

Each day there is fun, exercise, games & crafts for 5 – 11 year olds …it also includes a provided snack. The cost, to cover expenses, is £2 per child & £1.50 for other family children per day. If you have any questions or concerns please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
If you would like to book a place for your child(ren) to join the Holiday Club fun, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. stating the name(s) and age(s). This will ensure a place is booked in advance. You will also need to download a consent and registration form which is available from the link below. Please complete and print the form and bring it with you to complete and speed up the registration process. Please note that a separate form is required for each child that attends the holiday club.

Registration and Consent Form

Churches Together - Launceston Show Thursday, 27th July 2017

If you can help at the Churches Together stand at the show at Kennards House this coming Thursday (mainly helping to serve tea, coffee, juice and biscuits) please put your name on the rota in the Christian Bookshop, or please just visit the stand for a chat and a rest. Our stand  is in Row K and will follow the usual format, with the addition this year of an opportunity for children of all ages to enter our competition for the design of the 2017 Christmas card. Any drawings for the card should be on A4 paper and be in one colour with bold lines suitable for printing. 

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.


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 July 2017

23 July

10.30am - Club Sunday (for ages 3 to 11 year olds)
10.30am - Morning Service with Mr Richard Wright
6.30pm - 245 Revive with Debbie Marsh
30 July
10.30am - Club Sunday (for ages 3 to 11 year olds)
10.30am - Morning Service with Rev Keith Roberts
6.30pm - 245 Revive - Beach Praise Party - Widemouth Bay

'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

Thursday 20th July: From 10.00am to 12.00 there will be the Stanbury’s drop in coffee morning - call 01566 777661 for details. At 12.00noon the Milltown Farm house group meets at Wringsdown Oaks for summer meal.

Diary Dates

Thursday 20th July

10.00am- 12.00 The Stanbury's drop in coffee morning - Tel: 777661.
12.00noon Milltown Farm house group at Wringsdown Oaks for summer meal.
Sunday 23rd July
10.30am Club Sunday
10.30am Morning Service with Mr Richard Wright
6.30pm 245 Revive with Debbie Marsh

Monday 24th July
2.00pm Bible study at Costa Coffee
7.30pm Holiday Club meeting
Tuesday 25th July
9.30am 11.30am Kernow Credit Union.
10.00 - 12.00 Coffee Morning - St Thomas Church
10.00 -12.00 Church open for private prayer
Thursday 27th July
10.00am- 12.00 The Stanbury's drop in coffee morning-Tel: 777661.
Saturday 29th July
10.00 -12.00 Prayer for the Nation
Sunday 30th July
10.30am Morning Service with Rev Keith Roberts
6.00pm 245 Revive - Beach Praise party at Widemouth Bay



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