On Friday 28th April, at 7:30pm, we are holding another of our excellent Table Quizzes. All are welcome for an evening of fun and good-natured competition, in aid of Parish funds. Bring a team, or join one on the evening. Lots of prizes!
He is risen indeed!
The services during Holy Week and Easter are: Wednesday 12th April – 10:30am Holy Communion, and 7:30pm Thursday 13th – 7:30pm Good Friday (14th) – 12:00 to 3:00pm Meditations Easter (Sunday 16th) – 10:30am Holy Communion (see the events page for more information)
The season of Lent starts on Ash Wednesday and runs for the 40 days until Easter. It is a time of preparation for the celebration of Easter, and can include prayer, repentance, and self-denial.
After Epiphany comes the countdown to the penitential season of Lent.
At this time, we remember the Magi (or Wise Men), who came from the East to to worship the king of the Jews – bringing gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh to Jesus. We realise that God is reaching out to the whole world.
The celebration of Christmastide begins with the 11pm Holy Communion on Christmas Eve, and the twelve days of Christmas run from Christmas Day until 5th January.
Everyone is invited to our Christmas services this year, which are: Children’s Nativity Service – Sun 4th Dec Christingle – Sun 11th Dec Carol Services – Sun 18th Dec (10:30 & 7pm) Christmas Eve Holy Communion – Sat 24th 11pm Christmas Day Holy Communion (8:30am) Christmas Day Holy Communion & Family Service (10:30am)
After a summer break, the Bach Cantatas resume this Sunday evening (18th September) at 7pm, and the third Sunday of each month. The first Cantata of the season will be Christus, der ist mein Leben (Christ, he is my life), BWV 95. It is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. He composed it in Leipzig … Continue reading Bach Cantata
The Hopkins Concert Choir was part of our morning service on Sunday 19th June, with a further performance at the end of the service, after tea and coffee (more details).