Sunday 2nd December
10:00amSung Eucharist for Advent SundayIt's time to bust out the purple as Advent starts here!
Join us as we light the first candle on our Advent Wreath, and begin the road of prayer and preparation that is Advent.
Advent feels a little overlooked sometimes inamongst the Commercial Christmas Overload that is December. Come and take a break from that with us, as we prepare our hearts and minds to welcome in the Christ-child.
All are welcome.
Sunday 16th December
6:00pmFestival of Lessons and Carols
A traditional carol service.
Readings from the Bible, retelling the story of the Nativity, read by members of the local community.
Special carol arrangements sung by St Mary's Church Choir.
Well-known Christmas carols for everyone to sing.
Tea, coffee, mulled wine and mince pies available in the Church Hall after the service.
Please do join us for this very popular Christmas service.
Monday 24th December
5:00pmCrib ServiceCome and join us as we celebrate the Baby Jesus in the manger on Christmas Eve.
All are welcome to our annual crib service with loads of familiar carols. This is a great service for children and families to get together and celebrate Christmas.
You are also warmly invited to dress as your favourite characters in the Christmas story - why not come as an angel, Mary, Joseph, a sheep, or even an innkeeper?
11:30pmMidnight MassStay up late with us as we see Christmas Day arrive at midnight on Christmas Eve. The first service of Christmas (as opposed to Advent) is always a joyful occassion, and one that all are welcome to share with us.
Traditionally known as Midnight Mass, this Eucharist is one of the most special services of the year.
Tuesday 25th December
10:00amChristmas Day EucharistAll are welcome to our Parish Eucharist to celebrate Christmas Day.
Afterwards, please join us in the Church Hall for a mince pie and a chat before your Christmas Dinner.