Christmas services at Rugby's churches to begin this weekend - The Rugby Observer

Christmas services at Rugby's churches to begin this weekend

Rugby Editorial 16th Dec, 2022   0

RUGBY’S churches will once again be opening their doors for a range of Christmas services.

Here are the special events and services planned by Rugby’s churches in December.

 

Bilton Evangelical Church (BEC)




Sunday December 18, 10.30am: Nativity Service followed by Christmas treats; Christmas Day, 10.30am: Christmas Service (livestreamed from ‘BEC Church’ on YouTube). All Services accessible for children.

 


Bilton Methodist Church

Sunday December 18, 10.30am: Carol Service; Christmas Day, 9.30am: Christmas Service led by Deacon Georgina Brooks; Sunday December 31, 11.30pm: Watchnight Service.

 

Christ Church Brownsover

Sunday December 18, 3-6 pm: Messy Festive; Wednesday December 21, 6.15pm: Carol Service; Christmas Eve, 11.30pm: Midnight Communion; Christmas Day, 10am: Christmas Communion.

 

Dunchurch Baptist Church

Sunday December 18, 5pm: Carols by Candlelight followed by refreshments; Christmas Eve, 9.30pm: Communion – Midnight in Bethlehem; Christmas Day, 10.30am: Christmas Service.

 

Elim Church

Sunday December 18, 10am: 4front Theatre presents The Satellite Before Christmas at Harris Academy; Christmas Eve, 3.30pm: Christmas Eve Celebration; Christmas Day, 10am: Christmas Service.

 

Good Shepherd, Newton

Christmas Day, 9am: Christmas Communion.

 

Methodist Church Centre

Sunday December 18,11am: Nativity Service led by Ruth Henderson (Youth Pastor); 6.30pm Carol Service; Wednesday December 21, 4-6pm: Christingle and Crafts; Christmas Day, 10.30am: All Age Worship.

 

New Life Church

Sunday December 18, 6pm: Carol Service, with refreshments served afterwards; Christmas Day, 9.30am: Christmas Service.

 

RCCG Harvest Fellowship Church

Sunday December 18, 1pm: Teenagers and Youth Christmas Lounge; Christmas Day, 9.30am: Christmas Service with Breakfast; Sunday December 31, 10pm: Crossover Service into 2023.

 

Rugby Baptist Church

Sunday December 18, 10.30am: Nativity Service led by the children; 6.30pm: Carols by Candlelight Service; Christmas Eve, 6.30pm: Quiet, Reflective Christmas Eve Service; Christmas Day, 10.30am: Family Christmas Celebration.

 

St Andrew’s Church

Sunday December 18, 6pm: Christmas Carol Service; Friday December 23, 4pm: Christingle in aid of The Children’s Society (pre-booking advised); Christmas Eve, 4pm: Christingle, (pre-booking advised); 11.30pm Midnight Mass; Christmas Day, 8am: 1662 Holy Communion;10.30am: Choral Eucharist.

 

St Botolph’s, Newbold

Sunday December 18, 10.45am: Looking Forward to Christmas, a family service; 6.30pm: Service of Readings and Carols; Christmas Eve, 4.15pm: Candlelight Service; 11.45pm: Midnight Communion; Christmas Day, 10.45am: Holy Communion.

 

St Edmunds, Thurlaston

Christmas Day, 9am: Holy Communion.

 

St George’s Church

Christmas Eve, 4.30pm: Crib Service; 11.30pm: Midnight Communion; Christmas Day, 10am: Holy Communion.

 

St John’s Church, Long Lawford

Christmas Eve, 6.30pm: A Service of Readings and Carols; Christmas Day, 9am: Holy Communion.

 

Lawford Lighthouse at Long Lawford Methodist Church

Sunday December 18, 5pm: Christingle in aid of The Children’s Society; Christmas Eve, 5pm: Outdoor Carol service; Christmas Day, 10am: Christmas Communion.

 

St Mark’s Church

Sunday December 18, 8am: Holy Communion; 10am: Holy Communion; 6pm: Nine Lessons and Carols; Christmas Eve, 3pm: Crib Service; 6pm: Carols by Candlelight; 11.30pm: Midnight Mass; Christmas Day, 8am: Holy Communion; 10am: Family Holy Communion.

 

St Mary’s Church

Sunday December 18, 4pm: Traditional Carol Service; Christmas Eve, 3pm: Crib Service; 9.30pm: Midnight in Bethlehem; Christmas Day, 10am: Christmas Communion.

 

St Oswald’s Church

Sunday December 18, 6.30pm: Carol Service; Christmas Eve, 5pm: Crib Service for younger children, 11.30pm: First Communion of Christmas; Christmas Day, 10.30am: All-Age Communion.

 

St Peters Church, Dunchurch

Sunday December 18, 6.30pm: Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols; Christmas Eve, 4pm: Crib Service; 11pm: Midnight Holy Communion; Christmas Day, 10.30am: Holy Communion; January 1, 10.30am: Said Eucharist.

 

St Peter John Church

Sunday December 18, 4pm: Carol Service; Christmas Eve, 4pm: Crib Service; 9pm: Midnight in Bethlehem Communion Service; Christmas Day, 10.30am: Holy Communion.

 

Salvation Army

Sunday morning services during December at 10.30am; December 18, 4pm: Carol Service; Christmas Day, 10.30am: Christmas Service.

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