Our vision is to establish a church community where people are loved and welcomed and where the power of Jesus our Lord is witnessed in peoples changed lives. We are all called to:
  • Worship, including Holy Communion and personal prayer.
  • Care for one another and learn through Bible study and fellowship.
  • Serve, by being a good neighbour and challenging injustice.
  • Evangelise, by living our faith and sharing our love of Jesus with others.


Welcome to the website of Holmfirth Methodist Church where you can find out about our mission and our place in the community.

Holmfirth Methodist Church is an active Church with events taking place on most days to which everyone is welcome. Our vision is “To establish a church community where people are loved and welcomed and where the power of Jesus is witnessed in changed lives.”

Holmfirth Festival of Folk 2022

We are pleased to welcome the Holmfirth Festival of Folk to our premises - events are happening on both Saturday and Sunday.

Sunday 8th May

Family Friendly Worship

Join us from 10am to make percussion instruments to use during our “Celebration of Music” service at 10.30am


Tea and Cakes
2-4pm Saturday and Sunday

BBQ ~ 1pm on Sunday (including vegetarian/vegan options)

Book Sale ~ Saturday ~ from 10am ~ hundreds of books for sale - grab yourself a bargain!


Saturday 7th May

Inside events

12-1pm      The Outlaw Sisters Workshop

1-2pm      Annapurna Indian Dance Workshop

2pm      Musica Holme Valley Folk Collective

2.45pm  The Isolation Trio

4pm      Louise Curtis Ukuleles

On the lawn

11-11.30   Musica Holme Valley Adult African Drummers

11.30-12  Belly Dancers Workshop

12-12.30 Banda Na Rua Street Percussion Band

3.10       HCS Voices

Sunday 8th May

12-1pm Guitar and Ukulele Concert

2pm Family Ceilidh

On the lawn

12.30-2 Craftydevilz Circus Skills

We are situated in the centre of Holmfirth, in School Street at one end of Crown Bottom Car Park.

We have 83 members supported by 13 Pastoral Visitors. We have five worship leaders assisted by their teams and our worship is further enhanced by media projection, a choir and musicians. In worship we cater for all ages with Junior Church and a crèche if required. We are fortunate to have three Local Preachers and one Local Preacher on Trial among our members. We have five midweek Bible Study Groups.

Church Activites are currently restricted due to the pandemic, but following are available....

Sundays – Morning Worship at 10.30am

Tuesdays – Ducklings (Mother and Toddlers Group) 10 to 12 in term time.

Every Second Thursday – Coffee Morning from 10 to 12.

We produce a quarterly magazine The Messenger, we are a Fairtrade Church and have a Traidcraft stall after worship on Sundays and every Thursday morning and we have achieved The EcoCongregation Award for our environmental work.



Holmfirth Methodist Church

Our Minister is Rev Sue Burton - to get in touch, please email minister@holmfirthmethodist.org.uk

Holmfirth Methodist Church

School Street



United Kingdom