We are out of the second lockdown so worship and meetings can begin again.

In December we celebrate Advent and look forward to Christmas as we do every year, but our celebrations this year will be very
different from other years.

Thursdays in December at 9.30am on the Church Facebook page there will be a service of Advent Morning Prayer.

Sunday 6th December at 10am we can meet in Church to celebrate the Second Sunday of Advent. We can
accommodate around 60 people in St Mary’s.

Monday 7th December at 7.30pm the PCC will meet in Church.

Wednesday 9th December there is an opportunity to share in a “Virtual Quiet Day for Advent” - The theme is Advent
Hope, and there will be short services on the Church Facebook page with reflections at 10am, 12 noon and 4pm.

Sunday 13th December we celebrate the Third Sunday of Advent, with a service of Holy Communion at 10am, and at
6pm we will gather (socially distanced) in the Churchyard for Carols around the Tree.

On Sunday 20th December at 10am we will celebrate the Fourth Sunday of Advent at 10am.
Between 11am and 12 noon Christingles can be collected from Church along with an order of service.
e Christingle Service will be on the Church Facebook Page at 4pm.

On Christmas Eve at 4pm on the Church Facebook Page there will be a Crib Service for younger children,
and at
6.30pm we will have a service of Nine Lessons and Carols. We can accommodate up to 60 people and places must
be booked in advance.

Christmas Day there will be a service of Holy Communion in Church at 10am.

Sunday 27th December at 10am there will be a said service at 10am.

We will celebrate
Epiphany on Sunday 3rd January 2021 at 10am.
Please note there will not be a morning service on Thursday 7th January.

Monday 11th January at 7.30pm there will be a PCC Meeting in Church.

God bless you,

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