Contact details for St. Alban's Church, Offerton

If you would like more information about the church, booking a wedding or baptism, spiritual guidance, hiring the church or any other matter, please get in touch.

Key people

Everyone is valuable at St. Alban's, and each person brings with them their own gifts and talents and abilities. A huge number of people contribute to the success of the parish and its many activities, ministry and mission. Below are details of the leadership team and officers at the church.

Vicar

  • Vacant from February 2017

The parish will be in Vacancy from February 2017, following Fr. Andrew's departure. We hope to have a new Vicar in place as soon as possible; please check back for updates. In the meantime, administration of the parish falls to Rev. Janet Owens.

Priest

  • Rev. Janet Owens
  • 0161 312 4683

Rev. Janet joined the team in September 2014, and is involved in many areas of the church's ministry. She worked as a management consultant before ordination training. Her interests include team building, dancing and education. She is married to Roger, and has two grown up children.

Children and Families Coordinator

  • Marie Flint

St. Alban's has a thriving children's church. Marie joined the St. Alban's community in 2014 and coordinates our children's activities. Originally trained as a nurse, she has many years experience in working with children in churches. She is married with three children and lives in Offerton. Marie started ordination training in 2017 and is passionate about sharing the Good News with everyone.

Youth Worker

  • Sam Bowden

Sam is married to Jon and has two children. She has been a member of St. Alban's for some years, and was appointed to her role in 2016. She is responsible for ensuring that young people are fully engaged in the life of the church community. She describes herself as a "big kid" and loves having fun!

Churchwarden

  • Eileen Comerford
  • 0161 4804235

Eileen has been a member of St. Alban's for many years. Her years as a Guide leader have equipped her with many skills useful in her role as Churchwarden; she has responsibility for many of the church's day to day activities. Eileen also helps to coordinate the children's ministry and she enjoys flower arranging and crafts.

Churchwarden

  • David Griffiths
  • 07505 122531

As well as Churchwarden, David is also a Deanery and Diocesan Synod representative. He is interested in the broader issues affecting the church, and has a keen interest in current affairs. He is also a member of the St. Alban's choir.

This Week

25th March

Sunday

11.15 Sung Eucharist - Palm Sunday

29th March

Thursday

19.30 Maundy Thursday

30th March

Friday

12.00 Stations of the cross
13.00 Liturgy and Passion Reading
14.00 Meditation and Music