On Sunday 8th October, we are having our Harvest Service at 10:30am. Music will be provided by the amazing Downshire Brass. Everyone is welcome.
After Epiphany comes the countdown to the penitential season of Lent.
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).
If you would like to provide flowers or make a donation towards flowers in memory of a loved one, anniversary or other occasion, please speak to Kate King or Janet Ferrett.
April was incredibly busy at the Trussell Trust Foodbank – we ran out of many items and were not able to give out nutritionally balanced food parcels. We desperately need your help. We especially need: tinned tomatoes, long life juice, tinned fruit, rice pudding, coffee, long life milk, sugar and cooking oil. We are also getting low on: tuna and jam. Also useful: baby milk/food, nappies and toiletries. For … Continue reading Foodbank Emergency Appeal
Christian Aid Week is 15–21 May, and will focus on Bangladesh and those who live near rivers and in flood plains, and are threatened by flooding. Can you help? We need volunteers for the St Thomas’ Parish door-to door collection, on Tuesday 17 May at 7pm. Please contact Peter King for further information.
It’s Quiz time again – the table quiz is at 7.30pm on Friday 22nd April. Hosted by NI’s top quizmaster, Norman Grier, it will be an evening of fun for all the family. Come as a team, or join one on the night! £3 per person, 6 people per team.