Services and Events for Christmas
Seniors’ Christmas Tea
Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Seniors from the community gather in the hall for communion, tea and carols. Please let the church office know if you are wishing to attend, or need a ride.
A Christmas Service of Nine Lessons and Carols
Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 7:00 pm
A traditional service of lessons and carols. Bring friends and family, and through this service of choirs, bells, candlelight and readings, prepare for the celebration of God’s love revealed in Jesus. Cider and cookies are served following the service.
Christmas Eve, December 24, 2019
10:30 am Early Christmas
The first celebration of Christmas Eve, with Eucharist, for those who are unable to join in an evening service.
4:00 pm Christmas Pageant & Service
A walk on pageant will tell the story of Christmas with all the children participating as they wish, baby Jesus will come to the crèche, and we will sing a rousing version of Happy Birthday to Jesus, with cake! This service is focused on the youngest of our parish, but all are welcome for an hour of Communion, Carols and Cake.
7:00 pm Choral Eucharist and Procession to the Crèche
This celebration is full of music and joy. The children carry the nativity figures to the crèche and both children and adults hear the word of Love unfold. Communion for all.
9:00 pm Choral Eucharist with Jazz
A jazz filled service using the Book of Alternative Services with guest musicians Nancy Walker and Kieran Overs. The Parish Choir leads the singing of favourite carols and Communion is offered to all.
11:00 pm Choral Communion by Candlelight
The traditional service of the Book of Common Prayer with scripture read from the King James Version of the Bible. The Parish Choir leads the singing and the celebration of communion is complete at midnight as we welcome in the birth of our Saviour. Communion for all.
Christmas Day, December 25, 2019
9:00 am Choral Communion
Book of Common Prayer with a choir. A beautiful way to gather in a quiet service and celebrate Christ’s birth.
Sunday, December 29, 2019, First Sunday after Christmas
8:00 am Holy Communion
From the Book of Common Prayer
10:00 am Choral Eucharist
From the Book of Alternative Services
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
10:30 am – 12:00 pm New Year’s Eve Brunch
Come on over for a light brunch and a toast to the New Year and greet your friends and the clergy.