Messages from the Team Vicar

Rev'd Garry Whittaker

Rev'd Garry Whittaker

I was ordained in 1991 after training at St. John’s Theological College Nottingham. I was Curate at Christ Church Denton (with St. George: Dane Bank) from 1991-1995. I then moved to Holy Trinity: Waterhead: Oldham as Priest-in- Charge 1995-2005. I then became Team Rector of Bacup and Stacksteads from 2005-2015. I became Team Vicar of the Fellside Team in September 2015.

Within the team I am responsible for St. Hilda, Bilsborrow and St. James Whitechapel. I am Chaplain to Myerscough College and Chaplain to Butler’s Farmhouse Cheeses (Inglewhite.)

I am married to Deborah and we both share an interest in music (rock/pop.) We enjoy going to concerts and also watching them on DVD.

I have a life-long interest in Rugby League, supporting my home town team Leigh. My other team is Rochdale Hornets, I was chaplain to the club before my move here to the Fellside.

I also enjoy body boarding on holiday and recommend Croyde Bay in Devon.

I play the guitar and sometimes use it in the services, I also play bass and enjoyed being part of the music group during my time at Bacup.

Sunday, 22 October 2017 05:03

November 2017

"Idolatry ...."idols

Wednesday, 20 September 2017 08:57

October 2017

"The Cost of Life and Happiness ...."perfume

Monday, 21 August 2017 17:07

September 2017

"The Challenges of Life ...."isaiah 43 2

Friday, 21 July 2017 13:00

August 2017

"Fidget Spinners ...."fidget spinner

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 08:31

July 2017

"Temptation"temptation

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 13:29

Community Room

Monday, 04 April 2016 10:39

April 2016

Message from Rev’d Garry Whittaker

Friday, 29 April 2016 03:23

St James Whitechapel

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 13:33

St Hilda Bilsborrow

Thursday, 05 May 2016 08:00

May 2016

salemSydney Vosper "Salem" (1908)

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