Also Available Church supplies, including communion wine & altar breads.
Other Info Previously part of the Wesley Owen group, this shop was taken over by CLC in early 2010 after IBS-STL UK, Wesley Owen's parent company, entered administration. For more info see What Happened to Wesley Owen?
About The Shop "One of the best gift shops ever - unusual things, many by craftspeople, and a perfect place to shop for Christmas or birthdays" Kent on Sunday.
The shop has won three prestigious "Best Product" awards from the Association for Cultural
Enterprises in 2002, 2007, 2009.
Overview The shop stocks many locally sourced products, particularly food stuffs where we work in association with "Produced in Kent". We also have a range of fairly traded and Fair Trade products on offer. A significant proportion of the merchandise is exclusive to the shop and is designed around the fabric and artefacts from the Cathedral itself...
The Canterbury Church Shop Ltd has been established primarily to celebrate Canterbury's Christian heritage and to supply residents of the City and Visitors alike with Christian gifts and Church Supplies.
For centuries Canterbury has been a place of pilgrimage and pilgrims have been able to return home with small tokens of their faith and devotion. Now through this website we can reach more people and serve the wider Christian Community...
It is with sincere sadness that CLC Leadership Team has taken the decision to close its shop in Canterbury on the 23rd May 2015. This difficult decision was taken after much prayer and consultation and we recognize the impact that this will have both on the team working in the shop and the customers we serve.
Please pray for our staff who have been affected by this. We sincerely thank every one of them for all that they have contributed to the ministry of CLC over so many years...
BOOKS Plus supplies Christian and general interest books and music, cards, Fair Trade goods, and other appropriate merchandise. The shop is run by a full-time manager, assistant manager(s) and volunteer staff from a variety of local churches.
The venture is part of the whole church's mission to the University Hospital, which is at the centre of most local people's healthcare.
Mission Statement To enhance the caring environment provided by the
hospital for patients, visitors and staff through the establishment and running of an attractive, encouraging and caring retail outlet of general interest and Christian books and related goods.
Mission Statement Our mission is to serve all who seek deeper knowledge of the Catholic Faith by providing help, in understanding of Catholic beliefs, practices and traditions through knowledge of Sacred Scripture and the teaching of the Holy See (the Vatican).
It is our desire to help provide information on all matters of the Christian Faith.
At the Heath Christian Bookshop, we strive to supply books that introduce non-believers to the precious Gospel of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, and that encourage and sustain Bible believing Christians to live more Godly lives.
We are a Cardiff based bookshop and coffee shop that delivers a warm and welcoming environment for anybody who wishes to visit in person.
If there is anything that you are looking for in particular, please get in touch and we'll do our best to source it for you...
The Olive Branch is a Christian Bookshop and Coffee Shop in Rhiwbina village that was originally set up by the church over 20 years ago. It has since grown to become a popular place to browse for popular Christian books, pick up a bargain in the multimedia section, chat over a coffee or meet up for lunch. The Olive Branch is now a focal point for the community in Rhiwbina and is an excellent place to relax and meet people...
Gold Hill Books is located in the extension at the rear of the main church building. Its aims are to serve the fellowship and the local community with Christian literature to encourage spiritual discovery and growth and to spread the good news of the gospel.
Our stock includes a wide variety of adult, teenage and children's books ranging from different translations of the Bible to classic and contemporary Christian writing, including novels...
Chelmsford Diocese has a bookshop in its offices which is open on weekdays (see times below). It stocks bible reading notes, resources for children's ministry such as Scripture Union and Roots as well as beautifully illustrated Bibles and children's stories...
We provide a full and extensive range of Christian literature, gifts, cards and music. The Coffee Shop is a Fair Trade retailer and offers high quality coffee and teas plus over 20 milkshake flavours as well as light snacks both savoury and sweet, all in a light and modern setting. A great place to meet friends, and featuring a colourful children's area, we also host parties, evening functions and courses. We are non-denominational and are an initiative of Churches Together in Chepstow and District.
Mission Statement The Rainbow seeks to be a place of refuge, peace and service to the community ....and a listening ear for those in need.
"I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in... I tell you the truth, whatever you did to one of the least of these... you did to me." (Matthew 25)
Specialist Interests Book Group, network@work, event hosting, Marriage Course hosting and catering
The Gift Shop at Chester Cathedral reopened in the summer of 2012 following a major refurbishment and restocking. Besides offering a wide range of Christian books and products, The Gift Shop at Chester Cathedral also provides a full range of souvenirs, gifts, CD's and jewellery together with an extensive selection of cards for all occasions. We stock a number of items unique to Chester Cathedral and new ranges are regularly introduced...
ARCHIVED ENTRIES for Chester shops which have ceased trading or relocated
Acorn Christian Bookshop (Archived Entry)
Ceased trading: Became part of the Wesley Owen group, premises subsequently taken over by Living Oasis, closed down in 2011.
53 Watergate Street, Chester, Cheshire CH1 2LB
WITH THE EXCEPTION of Weston-super-Mare and Watford (now trading independently as Life WsM and Storehouse Watford respectively), all remaining branches of Living Oasis ceased trading in August 2011 when parent company Nationwide Christian Trust entered administration: see Nationwide Christian Trust Enters Insolvency (UKCBD News, 4/8/2011) for more information.
From the Central Methodist Church "Meeting the Community" page:
Cornerstone Christian Coffee Bar and Bookshop provides a friendly coffee bar that is both a meeting point and a place to make new friends. Open daily from 10.00 a.m. to 3.30p.m, except for Wednesdays and Sundays. The bookshop stocks a wide range of Christian books and cards...
The church shop [is] situated by the North door in the Parish Church, one of the largest parish churches in the country. It stocks a wide range of Christian titles for adults and children, and we are pleased to supply books to special order. The bookshop offers discounts for bulk purchases and for orders from churches. There is also a wide range of souvenirs for those who are visiting the church...
Food For Thought opened its door in 1986 as a Christian witness on the High St in Clay Cross in North Derbyshire. The shop is independently owned by Holmgate Evangelical Church and has a full time manager. It has two sections, the front being a bookshop selling a wide selection of Christian books, from biographies to children's books and reading notes to Christian living etc. We also stock a wide range of greeting cards and gifts along with a display of local Christian artwork.
To the back of the building is a cosy coffee shop where you can relax with a homemade cake, snack and a drink. You can have a quiet time or chat and make new friends, the choice is yours.
The shop has developed the line 'more than just a bookshop' with pastoral care being high on its list of priorities.
The shop is available to bring a stall to any Christian or secular event and takes regular bookings from around the area.
We are easily accessible on the High St in Clay Cross by car or public transport. Come along and have a browse and relax in the coffee shop.
As of this update, the shop's website, facebook page and twitter feed remain live but with no recent posts. The shop owners have been contacted for formal confirmation of the closure: their response is awaited...
Dove Christian Books opened in 2009. We have an excellent range of children to teen books, Bibles & games. Cards, gifts, bookmarks & teaching resources line our shelves along with great DVDs CDs, music & scripture.
We have a great arts & crafts range for all those Bible Classes for kids. So drop in for a chat and see what you can discover.
Come and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of the Prinknash Monastery Shop & Cafe and sample our local, homemade cakes and refreshments. We also sell a wide range of monastic gifts, Christian books and cards. Baptism, First Holy Communion, Confirmation gifts and devotional items are also available. Open 7 days a week from 10am to 4pm (from 10:30am on Sunday) except for Good Friday, Christmas day, Boxing day and New Year's day...
Roots Bookshop is situated in the North Wales town of Criccieth. As well as the largest selection of Christian books in the area we are also able to offer broadband internet access (including printing, copying and faxing services), a coffee bar and some very friendly service...
Shiloah Books is located at 23 Church Street, opposite Cromer Baptist Church, and stocks a range of bibles, commentaries, other Christian literature as well as greetings cards, calendars, diaries and gifts. Christian books not in stock can be ordered on request. There is also a selection of good quality second-hand books, both Christian and on a range of general subjects.
Lisa Davies, wife of the Cromer Baptist pastor, used to manage the Christian book section of the Blytheswood Charity Shop in Cromer. When the lease came to an end, Blytheswood decided to close the shop, but Lisa wanted to keep a Christian retail presence in the town, so she set up Shiloah Books in August in a shop which had just become vacant opposite the Baptist Church...
The Book Centre and Library - next to each other in the Coffee Room - are open whenever the church is open.
The Book Centre contains a wide variety of Christian books: Bibles and Bible commentaries, explanations of the story and structure of the Bible, biographies, books explaining Christian teaching and children's books. Notices explain how to pay for books, and how to order them. Selected books are displayed on the 'new' bookshelves; where possible, these are chosen for their relevance to the theme(s) of current sermons...
The Shop That Never Was This shop was expected to become part of the Living Oasis Christian retail chain in 2010 as part of its takeover of most of the former Wesley Owen bookshops. Unfortunately Living Oasis were unable to secure a lease on the former Wesley Owen premises: plans to open in Croydon were put on hold and finally aborted when NCT entered administration in 2011.
Mission Statement To establish links with the local community by providing a service to the public, encouraging people to relax in a welcoming Christian environment. To generate interest in Christian books and music and to provide an opportunity for people to ask for Christian counselling and help.
Words Of Wisdom Book and Coffee Shop
The Square, Cumnock, Ayrshire Phone: 01290 425003
Opening Times Monday to Friday, 10am - 4.40pm
Saturday, 10am - 4pm
Cards & Music
Cupar, Fife, Scotland
From the shop's homepage:
The Lighthouse Coffee Shop and Christian Resource Centre is here to bear witness to this light. Along with some paid staff, we are grateful to volunteers from the Churches who willingly give their time to run this enterprise. Christians of all denominations work together to help spread the good news of the "light of the world" to this area...