Street Pastors is an inter-denominational Church response to urban problems, engaging
with people on the streets to care, listen and help. Their ministry in Carlisle began
on Saturday 5th June 2010. They currently have 23 active street pastors and 18 prayer
pastors, with our age ranging from 18 – 78. Follow on facebook
Their world wide communications office is in Kingstown, Carlisle. Over 5,400 people
working in 110 countries are serving with Operation Mobilisation to bring a message
of hope to the people of the world, proclaiming the love of God through literature,
the creative arts, friendship, Bible studies, videos and cassette tapes, correspondence
courses, relief and development work, and much, much more…
Oasis Coffee Shopat Elim Community Church, (St Paul’s), Lonsdale Street. Tuesday
to Friday 10.30am - 1.45pm. Serving the local community by offering meals and light
refreshments at a reasonable price. Tel: 0781 354 3281. This is a valuable social
ministry which also gives free meals and hot drinks to those in need, as well as
providing the catering for a number of local charities, serving the elderly, those
with learning difficulties, as well as those suffering from mental health issues.
Carlisle Cathedral Cafe - utilising the historic precinct for God’s modern purposes.
Stunning building and fantastic views in the centre of the Cathedral grounds. A perfect
place to rest a while in the City of Carlisle.
Dove Coffee Lounge - One World Centre, Chapel Street, Carlisle, Tel. 01228 591757
- Tues and Wed 10am to 2pm. Thursday lunches (very reasonable). Church of Scotland
building, Chapel Street, Carlisle.