Christmas @ St Mary’s:
Pop-up Nativity & Christingle for children: Saturday, December 15th, 4.30pm
Carols by Candlelight: Sunday, December 16th, 7pm
Carols & festive cheer beneath the Xmas Trees: Friday, December 21st, 5.30 onwards
Midnight Mass: Xmas Eve, 11.30pm
Christmas morning celebration for all ages. 11am
Throughout December come and add your prayer for peace; light a candle in the chapel; share your hopes and dreams for a better world. Give thanks for the gift of the Christ child.
8.15am - Mattins in the Old Church, except the third Sunday of the month when a service of Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer) is held.
9.30am - an informal service in the Old Church that is especially good for children.
11.00am - Sung Eucharist in the big church. This service is more formal in style but children are very welcome and there are resources for them (books, colouring, toys) in the Children’s Corner.
6.30pm - Evensong is held on the third Sunday of the month, in the Old Church.
Several times a year the 9.30 and 11am Sunday services combine for a joint service at 10.30am, including at Christmas, Easter and Harvest.
The church is open daily and you are welcome to join us in prayer at 8.30am or 5.00pm, Monday to Friday (not Thursday morning).
There is also a service of Holy Communion following morning prayer on Tuesday (at about 8.45am) and on Wednesday evening at 7.30pm.
Learn to meditate and ongoing support. All are welcome every Tuesday10.30-11.15am. There is no charge but donations are gratefully received. Contact: email@example.com
There is also a time for meditation after the service of Holy Communion on Wednesday evening (see above). Everyone is welcome at the short service beforehand or to arrive in time for meditation at about 8.15pm.
Other events and services
To find out about other events and services and changes to our regular pattern of worship then please see here.