On Tuesday 18th December, there will be a special Christmas Tuesday Lunch, 12:30pm for 1pm. If you would like to come, there is a sign up sheet at the back of church, or let the Parish Office know. Please invite friends to come.
It is with great sadness that we announce that David died on Friday 7thDecember, peacefully in hospital. Our thoughts and prayers are with Elizabeth and the family at this time. David’s funeral will be on Tuesday January 8th, 2019 at 11am in church.
We are very short of sidespeople for Midnight Communion on Christmas Eve. If you could possibly help, do let the office know. Training available for first timers. Thank you.
There is no Choir practice this week (Thursday 20th)or next (27th) while we take a seasonal break. Next Choir practice is Thursday January 3rd.
The Thursday morning group will break up for Christmas this week, December 20th, and will start again on January 10th2019
The Bereavement Café will again be held this Wednesday 19thDecember at 10:30am-12pm in the Smee Room in the church hall. Everyone welcome.
To support the local food bank and Joel, we would love you to have a ‘Reverse Advent Calendar’. Each day, at home, put an item IN a basket/bag when you take a chocolate OUT of your advent calendar. At the end of the month, bring your reverse calendar into the Office and we will donate it to the foodbank or Joel. Thanks. Andrew & Sarb.
Sunday 16th - 3:00pm Christingle
6:30pm Nine Lessons and Carols
Christmas Eve – 3:00pm and 5:00pm Crib services (come dressed as a nativity character)
11:30pm – Midnight Communion
Christmas Day – 8:00am Holy Communion (BHP)
9:30am Christmas Day All Age service
Sunday 30th- 9:30am Songs of Praise (joint service – no 8am or 11:15am service)
The usual pattern of parish services will also continue throughout the season.
Our annual Christmas fair takes place in the church hall on Saturday 1st December from 10am to 3pm. Lots of stalls, things to eat, and fun children’s activities taking place. Coming along and enjoy the fun.
at the Home of Compassion every Tuesday 2-3pm, open to carers and their charges, and completely free of charge. Please register first (for cateringpurposes) to Nancy on 020 8339 3100.