Welcome to the website of the United Benefice of Elmton with Creswell & Whitwell with Steetley

Our worship is relaxed, but catholic, and our theology open and welcoming.  We do our best not to judge, but to welcome all in the love of the Christ who welcomes us.  We don’t always get it right, but we keep trying – please pray for us.

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  • Whitwell St Lawrence Christmas Tree Festival 2019

    Whitwell’s first Christmas Tree Festival took place at St Lawrence Church between the 6th and 8th December 2019. Many community groups and individuals from the village contributed by setting up their own trees, there was even a Well Dressing on display. The church looked fantastic and refreshments were served to

  • Lent Group 2019

    Throughout Lent there will be a series of 5 studies on the theme of ‘Reconciliation’, based on the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Lent Book for 2019.  Sessions will last for approximately 1 hour and will be followed by refreshments. The sessions will be held on Wednesdays, starting on 13th March 2019,

  • Steetley Chapel closed for the Winter

    Steetley Chapel is now closed for the Winter.  Services will continue to be held on the second Sunday of the month and Silent Prayer will continue to be held on the first Friday of the month but the Chapel will not be accessible out of service times.  The Chapel will