Christmas church services in Rugby - The Rugby Observer

Christmas church services in Rugby

Brinklow Chapel, Broad Street, Brinklow – Christmas Eve service 4pm.

Grapevine Christian Fellowship, Hillmorton – Christmas Eve family service 10am.

Methodist Church Centre, Russelheim Way – December 17 all age worship 10.30am; Christmas Eve carols by candlelight 6.30pm – followed by mince pies and hot drinks; Christmas Day morning service 10.30am.

Methodist Church, Dunchurch – December 15 cake and carols at with Dunchurch Junior School choir 2pm.

New Life Church, Railway Terrace – December 18 Christmas carols and children’s nativity Presentation 10.30am, Mary-Jess Christmas concert with Beth Ford and The Strawhouse Choir 6pm (Booking essential –; Christmas Day service 10am.

Overslade Church, Overslade Community Centre, Buchanan Road – December 7 messy Christmas – activities and worship for all the family 5.30pm; December 17 service of readings and carols 10.30am.

Rugby Baptist Church, Regent Place – December 10 family parade and toy service 10.30am; evening communion service 6.30pm; December 16 Christmas holiday club (infants and juniors) 10am; December 17 family nativity service 10.30am; lessons and carols by candlelight 6.30pm; Christmas Eve morning worship with children and youth groups 10.30am, candlelit family service 6.30pm; Christmas Day family service 10.30am.

Rugby Evangelical Free Church, Railway Terrace – December 22 carols by candlelight 7.30pm followed by refreshments; Christmas Eve services of worship 10.30am and 6pm; Christmas Day service 10.30am.

Rugby United Reformed Church, 40 Hillmorton Road – December 17 carol service 6.30pm; Christmas Eve family advent service 10.30am, Christmas Eve family service 5.30pm, midnight service 11.30pm; Christmas Day service 10.30am.

St Andrew’s, Church Street – December 17 candlelit Christmas carol service 6pm; December 23 Christingle service 4pm; Christmas Eve holy communion 8am, choral Eucharist 10.30am, Christingle service 4pm, midnight mass 11.30pm; Christmas Day holy communion 8am, family choral Eucharist 10.30am.

St Botolph’s, Newbold – December 17 carol service 6.30pm; Christmas Eve holy communion 10.45am, candlelight service 4.15pm, midnight communion 11.45pm; Christmas Day holy communion 10.45am.

St Georges, Hillmorton – December 17 carol service 4.30pm, December 19 pre-school and toddler nativity 10.45am; Christmas Eve holy communion 8.30am, crib service 4.30pm, midnight communion 11.30pm; Christmas Day family communion 10am.

St John, Long Lawford – Christmas Eve holy communion 9am, carol service 6.30pm; Christmas Day holy communion 9am.

St John the Baptist, The Locks, Hillmorton – December 17 festival of lessons and carols 6pm, followed by refreshments; December 19 messy Christmas at church 5pm; Christmas Eve carols by candlelight 5pm, midnight holy communion 11.30pm; Christmas Day family holy communion 10am.

St Mark’s, Bilton – December 10, Family Christingle 10am; December 17 Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols 6pm; Christmas Eve Holy Communion service 10am, Crib Service 3pm, Carols by Candlelight 6pm; Midnight Mass (Common Worship) 11.30pm, Christmas Day Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer) with Hymns 8am, Family Holy Communion. (Common Worship) 10am.

St Matthews & St Oswald’s, Lawford Road – December 17 candlelit service of readings and carols followed by mulled wine and mince pies 6pm; Christmas Eve crib service, a children’s nativity for all ages, 5pm, Christmas night communion 11pm; Christmas Day family worship 10.30am.

St Peter John, Clifton Road – December 17 carols by candlelight 4pm; December 20 blue Christmas – a more reflective service for those who find Christmas difficult, 7pm; Christmas Eve crib service for children of all ages, ‘turn up and take part’ nativity service, 4pm, midnight communion 11.30pm; Christmas Day family celebration with communion 10am.

Salvation Army, Bennfield Road- December 17 community carol service in aid of Prostate Cancer with Salvation Army Band and choir and Revel School choir 4pm; December 24 morning worship 10.30am, carol service 4pm; Christmas Day family worship 10.30am.

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