The Methodist Church The Square

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Our Services over the Christmas Period


8th/9th/10th December

Festival of Carols: Come into the church to see hand-crafted representations of your favourite carols, and join in with singing some of them while you're there!
Friday and Saturday 3pm-8pm, Sunday "Big Sing" at noon, and open till 3pm

Saturday's Twilight Market has unfortunately been cancelled due to predicted high winds, but we're still open



 17th December 10:30am

 All-age Worship in the Church, led by Richard Armiger
 no Café Worship this week



 17th December 6:00pm

 Carol Service with Claudia Lupi



 24th December 10:30am

 Christmas Eve service with Claudia Lupi



 24th December 3:00pm

 Christingle with Claudia Lupi



 25th December 11:00am

 Christmas Day service with Claudia Lupi



 31st December 10:30am

 Richard Armiger







The Square is a place of worship and prayer where a warm welcome awaits you.

For details of our Sunday services and other aspects of the church's life click on the tabs above.

We also have five rooms that are used by a variety of community groups during the week, and are are available for your event too. To enquire about hiring, please click Your Event in the menu above.

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Café Worship

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Meet other people, have a coffee and a cake. Read the Sunday papers. If you have not been to The Square before this is a gentle way to try us out. See the Worship page.

Youth Groups


Activities for younger people at The Square.
Read about Sunday Club, Inters Youth Club, Brownies, Beavers, Cubs, Scouts here.

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 Mission Statement

 We are a town centre church aiming to radiate God’s love,
as revealed in
Jesus Christ,
for the local community and the wider world.

We seek to help people in their search for God
through our worship, prayer and action.


House Groups


A number of house groups meet regularly in  an informal setting to explore what it means to be a Christian

Drama Circle
Next Production

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Our next production will be our pantomime in March 2024

See our page.

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Sunday Services

The most recent Sunday service on 3rd December was Café Worship in the Church Hall, led by Richard Armiger. This is not available online.

The next Sunday service on 10th December will be led by Claudia Lupi, and will include Holy Communion. This service will be live streamed, and available live or later here on YouTube.


Please click here to submit your own news item

Festival of Carols

Received 8 December

Note that the Twilight Market oSaturday 9th has been cancelled due to predicted high winds, but our Festival of Carols is still open!

Seasonal Home Security

Received 8 December

Bedfordshire Police have issued this sheet of advice on keeping your home and Christmas presents safe during this festive season. 

Urgent - Land Required

Received 14 November

NOAH have obtained funding to develop emergency winter provision for people rough sleeping this coming winter. But they need a plot of unused land. If you think you can help, please see these details.

Strathmore Breakfast Club

Received 14 November

Strathmore are looking for more volunteers to run their community breakfast clubs. If you're interested, please see this request, and this job description.

Shoppers Beware!

Received 9 November

Black Friday and Christmas are great opportunities for scammers, and consequently risks for shoppers. Please see this warning from Which? and keep yourself safe.

The Living Room

Received 9 November

The Living Room team are looking for new members! If you can help occasionally for a couple of hours to make drinks or chat with guests your support would be very much appreciated, both by our other helpers and by our visitors to the sessions. Please email:

The Golden Days

On 22/23/25 November, the Square Drama Group would love your support for their new musical. ‘The Golden Days’ is an exciting and ambitious original musical set in a 1960s jazz club in London.

For more details, see the Square Drama Circle page, or watch the trailer

Church Cleaning

Received 27 October

We would like to organise a working party for a clean of the Church on Saturday 2nd December.

We will have the church open from 9am on 2nd Dec to give it a good clean and polish before our Festival of Carols on 8th Dec. Please come down and lend a hand to get our church gleaming for the Christmas season!!!

Many thanks,

Photos from 3Generate

Received 9 October

Some photos from last weekend's 3Generate event, from Ivor Mitchelmore.

Memories from KSN

Received 8 October

Linda and Chris Berry have written this report of their recent trip to KSN. Read all about it!

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By viewing our website your IP address, browser details, times of visits, etc. may be logged and used for statistical purposes, network security and fraud prevention. This helps us to monitor how effectively the site is working. Be assured that we never profile normal visitors to the site or invasively monitor them. The statistical data will be used by ourselves and may also be used by our website provider to help provide the service. The legal basis for processing this information is Legitimate Interest.

The Square Methodist Church, Dunstable cares about your privacy and your trust is important to us. Our Privacy Notice explains how Local Churches, Circuits and Districts within the Methodist Church in Great Britain collect, use and protect your personal information. It also provides information about your rights and who to contact if you have any questions about how we use your information. You may read our Privacy Notice online or download a PDF version. A copy is also displayed on the noticeboard in the room known as the “Parlour”. Rev. Claudia Lupi will try to deal with any questions as a local point of contact.

You can also see our Safeguarding Policy. 

The Methodist Church The Square is part of The Methodist Church in Britain