Christmas Services 2021

Welcome to our North Cheltenham Team Christmas Services for 2021!

Please see below for details of our Christmas services across the Team.

There is no need to book to attend any of our Christmas services.

All services will be subject to current Covid guidelines.

Some of our services will be streamed online as indicated below:

Thank you. The North Cheltenham Team Clergy

ONLINE SERVICES

Sunday 19th December

1830 Nine Lessons and Carols streamed live from All Saints

Monday 20th December

1830 Celebration of Christmas streamed live from St Nicolas

Friday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

2330 Live streamed Midnight Mass

Saturday 25th December (Christmas Day)

0930 Live streamed Said Eucharist

ST MARY’S CHURCH

Sunday 12th December

1600 Christingle Service

Sunday 19th December

1830 Lessons and Carols by Candlelight

Friday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

1400 Crib Service

1600 Crib Service

The same service at two different times. Children are invited to come dressed as a Nativity character and may, if they wish, bring a small present for children who have very little at Christmas

2330 Midnight Mass

The traditional candlelit communion service of Christmas Eve

Saturday 25th December (Christmas Day)

0800 Said Mass

A quiet time with God in a simple said communion service

0930 Celebrate!

Information Christmas Day worship for all the family. Children are invited to bring a present to show as we give thanks for the gift of Jesus.

1100 Sung Mass

A sung communion service celebrating Jesus's birth

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ST LAWRENCE CHURCH

Sunday 19th December

1830 Lessons and Carols by Candlelight

Friday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

1600 Crib service at St Lawrence

Interactive telling of the Christmas Story with carols for the whole family. Feel free to come dressed as your favourite character from the Nativity Story

2330 Midnight Mass at St Lawrence

The traditional Christmas midnight service as we greet the new born King

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

0915 Holy Communion at St Lawrence

Our main Christmas Day celebration of Jesus' birth

THERE WILL BE NO EVENING SERVICES ACROSS THE TEAM ON CHRISTMAS DAY


ST NICOLAS CHURCH

Monday 20th December

1830 Celebration of Christmas (due to Covid this will be by invitation only

Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

2330 Midnight Mass

The traditional candlelit communion service of Christmas Eve

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

0930 Said Eucharist at St Nicolas (streamed live)

A sung communion celebrating Jesus' birth. Children are invited to bring a present to show as we give thanks for the gift of Jesus

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ALL SAINTS CHURCH

Sunday 19th December

1830 Lessons and Carols by Candlelight

Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

1600 Crib service at All Saints

A service for all the family which tells the Christmas story with popular carols

2330 Midnight Mass at All Saints

The traditional candlelit service of Midnight Mass with a beautiful mixture of choral music and traditional carols as we greet the new born King

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

0800 Said Mass at All Saints

A quiet time with God in a simple said Mass

1030 Sung Mass at All Saints

Our main Christmas Day celebration of Jesus' birth

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ST MARY MAGDALENE CHURCH

Friday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

1830 Carol service at St Mary Magdalene

A traditional candlelit service of carols and readings followed by mulled wine and mince pies

Friday 25th December (Christmas Day)

1045 Holy Communion at St Mary Magdalene

A simple said Communion service for Christmas Day

Sunday 26th December

There will be four services across the Team on Sunday 26th December, being:

0915 Holy Communion at St Lawrence (joint with St Mary Magdalene)

0930 Eucharist at St Nicolas

1030 Mass at All Saints

1100 Eucharist at St Mary's

THERE WILL BE NO EVENING SERVICES ON SUNDAY 26TH DECEMBER

THERE WILL BE NO WEEKDAY SERVICES ON TUESDAY 28TH DECEMBER OR THURSDAY 30TH DECEMBER