Advent and Christmas at St Peter’s

Christmas Service Guide

Please join us for some special services  during this Christmas Season

Sunday 2nd December 10am:  St. Nicholas ‘Toy Service’ Holy Communion.

Please bring an unwrapped gift which will be distributed to children via the Salvation Army.

Saturday 15th December 2pm:  Setting up the Crib

Parents and children are invited to help set up the crib and hear a story .

Sunday 16th December 6pm: Carol Service

A traditional service of lessons and Christmas Carols with mince pies afterwards!

Thursday 20th December 7pm: Carol Singing

Join us at Vineries Close as we sing around the parish in aid of the Children’s Society, refreshments afterwards in the Church Cottages


Monday 24th December 3pm: Nativity Service

Ideal for pre-school children and their families; please come dressed as shepherds, angels and other Christmas characters

Monday 24th December 5.30pm: Crib Service

More suitable for school age children and their families; come dressed as your favourite nativity character and help us retell the story of Christmas

Monday 24th December 11pm: Midnight Mass

The first communion of Christmas



Tuesday 25th December 8am: Holy Communion

A short service of said holy communion

Tuesday 25th December 10am: Special All Age Christmas Communion

Children are invited to bring a present they’ve received and tell us about it

In 2019

Sunday January 6th 10am: We Three Kings

Sunday 27th January 10am: Christingle Service

A special Holy Communion service for Candlemas to mark the end of the Christmas season. Children are invited to receive a Christingle, which symbolises Christ as the Light of the world.