Details of all Advent and Christmas Services at St Mary’s and St Peter’s are listed in the leaflet.
Popular Christmas Services at St Mary’s Church
Sunday 17th December at 3pm – Christingle Service
A family service where we celebrate Jesus as the Light of the World. All children receive a decorated ‘Christingle’ orange symbolising God’s love for us all.
Sunday 17th December at 6pm – Carols by Candlelight
A traditional candlelit service led by our choir and organist. A time of reflection and joy, as we celebrate the hope of Christmas with popular carols and readings.
Thursday 21st December 6.30pm – Contemporary Carol Service
Looking for something different this Christmas? Join us for this upbeat Carol Service led by our worship band playing festive Christmas music with a special message!
Sunday 24th December 3pm – Crib Service
For all the family, but particularly the younger ones who may like to come dressed as their favourite nativity or Christmas character.
Sunday 24th December 11.30pm – Midnight Communion
The shops are shut and the presents are wrapped, so join us for this special service of carols, readings and communion as we see in Christmas Day.
Monday 25th December 9am – Christmas Day Parish Communion
A short choral service of Holy Communion with music from the organ and singing led by the choir.
Monday 25th December 10.30am – Christmas Family Service
Join us for a festive all age service for the family that will set you up for the rest of this special day.