16th Dec – 6.30 pm – Service of Nine Lessons and Carols
A traditional retelling of the Christmas Story by candlelight. Bible readings, carols and items sung by the choir of St John’s in a service which brings the community together to rejoice at the birth of our Saviour.
20th Dec – 5.00 pm – Nativity Trail
We shall meet outside the Community Shop at 5pm before setting off around the village on a Nativity Trail, meeting characters from the first Christmas and finishing in the church. Suitable for all ages.
21st Dec – 6.30 pm – Carol Singing
We shall be meeting outside the Community Shop at 6.30 pm before setting off around the village for an evening of carol singing and collecting money in aid of the Hospice of the Good Shepherd. Everyone is welcome to join this merry band of singers.
24th Dec – 4.00 pm – Nativity Service
A Christmas service for young people. Join in with carols, songs and activities as we begin our Christmas celebrations.
24th Dec – 11.00 pm – Midnight Communion
Slightly earlier than in previous years, our First Communion of Christmas to which everyone is invited.
25th Dec – 10.30 pm – Christmas Day Family Service
An all-age, child friendly Christmas morning service, followed by a shortened form of Communion for those who wish to remain after the main service.