Christmas at St Mary’s
Saturday, December 14th, 4.00pm: Pop Up Nativity & Christingle.
Sunday, December 15th, 6.30pm (The Old Church): Wassail! Festive music from Intimate Voices. Tickets: £12 (£7 concessions) available on the door.
Friday, December 20th, 5.30pm onwards: Mulled wine and carolling under the Xmas trees!
Sunday, December 22nd, 7pm: Carols by Candlelight
Christmas Eve, 11.30pm: Midnight Mass
Christmas Day, 11am: A Celebration of Christmas. Service for all ages.
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.
Several times a year the 9.30 and 11am Sunday services combine for a joint service at 10.30am in the New Church. The next Joint Service will take place on December 1st.
6.30pm - Evensong is held on the third Sunday of the month, in the Old Church.
The church is open daily. Morning and evening prayer is usually held at 8:30 am and 5 pm. You are welcome to join us.
There is also a service of Holy Communion following morning prayer on Tuesday (at about 8.45am) and on Wednesday evening at 7.30pm. The last Wednesday of each month there is an emphasis on healing at this service.
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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.