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SERVICES AND EVENTS IN CHURCH THIS WEEK

Sunday 21st Dec
4th Sunday of Advent

8:00 am       Eucharist (BCP)
10:00 am     Parish Eucharist
6.30 pm      Service of Lessons and Carols

Monday 22nd Dec

9:30 am       Eucharist

Wed 24th Dec
Christmas Eve

9:30 am       Eucharist (BCP)
4:00 pm      Crib Service
11:30pm     Midnight Mass

Thurs 25th Dec
Christmas Day

8:00 am       Eucharist (BCP)
10:00 am     Parish Eucharist

Friday 26th Dec
St. Stephen

10:00 am      Eucharist

Sat 27th Dec
St. John the Evangelist

10:00 am      Eucharist

Sunday 28th Dec
1st Sunday of Christmas

8:00 am       Eucharist (BCP)
10:00 am     Parish Eucharist


NOTICES :

 

1.  WELCOME TO GUESTS AND VISITORS.  You are invited to come to the altar rail at Communion time and to receive the Priest’s Blessing even if you have not been confirmed.  Just join in with everyone else.  We invite young children to join us there also and to receive God’s blessing.  Our crèche and Young Church are operating during the 10 am service AND we have toys and play-mats set out in the Church Room for babies and the very-young.  Help yourself!

2.  WE INVITE VISITORS AND GUESTS IN THE CONGREGATION TO THE CHURCH ROOM FOR REFRESHMENTS after the 10 am Sunday service.

3.  The Daily Office of the Church is said Monday-Friday in St Andrew’s Church.  All are welcome to come and join in this prayer every day.

Morning Prayer is at 8:30 am
Evening Prayer is at 5:00 pm (but not held on Fridays)
Please note that there will be no Morning Prayer on 25th Dec and 26th Dec and no Evening Prayer on 24th Dec and 25th Dec. 

4.  Please see details of the Christmas services above. Note that children attending the Crib Service and arriving in good time will be invited to take part as an angel, shepherd, etc. (no rehearsal necessary!)

5.  Parish Christmas Cards are now available at the cost of £5 per pack of 10.
Church Calendars are available for £8 each.

6.  Tea On Monday – Future meetings are on 5th and 19th January.  We meet in the church room from 3:00 - 4:30 pm. All are welcome.

7.  Ideas for music at St. Andrew's :
The musical life at St Andrew's Church is embarking on an exciting new phase. We are looking for singers and musicians of all ages, who would like to be part of our new plans.
Under the leadership of Richard Bennett, the Director of Music at St. Andrew's, we are looking to set up 4 new groups :
A Youth Choir
A Church Choir
The St Andrew's Singers
The St Andrew's Players
For more information about any of these groups please pick up a leaflet in church or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

8. Community Food Bank -  
Donations can be placed in the boxes outside the church room.  Volunteers are needed to take food to Hollow Way on a Tuesday.  Please speak to Fr Darren or a churchwarden.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 December 2014 22:01
 


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