Christmas Services 2018

Ashby cum Fenby Carol Service
Sunday, 9 December at 4 pm

This service at St Peter’s Ashby is a traditional sequence of of well-loved Bible readings and carols for the whole community.

Brigsley Carol Service
Sunday, 16 December at 3.30 pm

A child-friendly, mostly child-led celebration of Christmas at St Helen’s, Brigsley: hear the story, sing the carols, enjoy crowding in to the beautiful old church.  There will be mince pies and drinks at Brigsley Village Hall after the service.

New Waltham Carols on the Green
Monday, 17 December at 6.30 pm outside, 7pm inside

New Waltham Academy Primary School will lead carols on the green at New Waltham at 6.30 pm, followed by hot chocolate at St Matthew’s, New Waltham. Carols follow in the warmth of the church at 7. Dogs are welcome in church too.

Ravendale School Christingle
Tuesday, 18 December at 5 pm

This service at St Martin’s, East Ravendale is for all the children and families connected with East Ravendale Church of England School.

Ravendale Christmas Service
Friday, 21 December at 6.30 pm

This service at St Martin’s, East Ravendale. is a service for the whole community: a mix of traditional readings, informal stories & carols. The school choir will help lead the service.

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
Waltham, Sunday, 23 December at 6.30 pm

This is the traditional choral service of Nine Lessons and Carols at All Saints Waltham.

Christmas Eve

Waltham Crib & Christingle
Monday 24 December at  2 pm and 4 pm

This service has become so popular that we do it twice at All Saints, Waltham. The 2 pm service is especially appropriate for families with the youngest children, but all are welcome at either service.  There will be candles, sharp things, sweets, and a story or two. Children may need to supervise their adults quite carefully.

Midnight Mass, Waltham
Monday, 24 December at 11.30 pm

This is the time of starlight and wonder. For older children, it’s a rite of passage: an initiation into a ‘grown up’ world where joy can come through beauty and stillness.

New Waltham Crib Service
Monday, 24 December at 6 pm

Come share the Christmas story, and help prepare the manger for the Christ Child.

Christmas Eucharist, New Waltham
Monday, 24 December at 9 pm

This is a quiet place to join with others to celebrate Christmas and welcome the God who comes to share our lives.

Barnoldby Carol Service
Monday,  24 December 7 pm

An informal service of well-loved readings and carols for the whole community at St Helen’s, Barnoldby le Beck.

Christmas Day

Said Eucharist, Waltham
Tuesday, 25 December at 8 am

A quiet, said celebration of the Eucharist to start Christmas Day.
All Saints, Waltham

Christmas Eucharist with Carols, Waltham
Tuesday, 25 December at 10 am

Carols and a joyful sung Communion for the whole community.
All Saints, Waltham

Ashby

Holy Communion
Tuesday, 25 December at 9 am

A quiet, said service of Holy Communion from the Book of Common Prayer.