Services

The parish of St Mary's offers a variety of services, drawing upon both traditional and contemporary strands.

 

Regular Services at St Marys

Sunday 18th November The Second Sunday before Advent
25th Sunday After Trinity
8.00 am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday School

Readings: Hebrews 10; 11-25; Mark 13; 1-8


Sunday 25th November Christ the King - The Sunday next before Advent
8.00 am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday School

Readings: Revelation 1; 4b-8; John 18; 33-37


Friday 30th November Locus Youth Club
6.30 pm Parish Room (11yrs+ welcome)

Sunday 2nd December The First Sunday of Advent
8.00 am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00 am Family Christingle Service
The Posada starts its journey – Mary and Joseph stay each night in different homes, arriving at the Crib Service on Christmas Eve.
6.00 pm Advent Carol Service
A service of readings and music as we prepare for the coming of Jesus Christ

Friday 7th December Locus Youth Club
6.30 pm Parish Room (11yrs+ welcome)

Sunday 9th December The Second Sunday of Advent
8.00 am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00 am Parish Eucharist

Readings: Malachi 3: 1-4; Philippians l 1: 3-11; Luke 3: 1-6


Sunday 16th December The Third Sunday of Advent
8.00 am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday School

Readings: Philippians 4: 4-7; Luke 3: 7-18

6.00 pm Service Of Nine Lessons And Carols By Candlelight
Please stay for mulled wine and mince pies afterwards.

Friday 21st December Locus Youth Club
7.30 pm Parish Room (11yrs+ welcome)

Sunday 23rd December The Fourth Sunday of Advent
8.00 am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00 am Parish Eucharist
(No Sunday School)

Readings: Hebrews 10:5-10; Luke 1:39-45


Monday 24th December Christmas Eve
4.00 pm Family Crib Building Service
Arrival of the Posada
11.00 pm Midnight Sung Eucharist

Readings: Titus2: 11-14; Luke 2: 1-14


Tuesday 25th December Christmas Day
10.00 am Family Eucharist

Readings: Luke 2: 1-20


Sunday 30th December The First Sunday of Christmas
8.00 am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00 am Parish Eucharist with Carols (with Sunday School)

Readings: Colossians 3: 12-17; Luke 2: 41- end


Sunday 6th January The First Sunday of Epiphany
The Baptism Of Jesus
8.00 am Holy Communion (BCP)
10.00 am Family Service
Coming of the Wise Men.
Please come as or with someone dressed as a wise person, and with a New Year’s resolution

Last Modified 16-Nov-2018
 
 

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