Christmas 2018

We invite you to join us to #FollowTheStar this Christmas

Scroll to near the bottom of this page for details of daily reflections and online advent calendar.

See below for details of our Advent & Christmas Services


St Catherine’s Church

Saturday 7th December

3:30 pm : Messy Church – Advent
Join us for our family friendly mix of Fun, Faith and Food

Sunday 8th December

4:00 pm : Christingle
A family service in aid of the Children’s Society

Sunday 15th December

6.30 pm : Nine Lessons & Carols
Followed by seasonal refreshments

Sunday 22nd December

9:30 am : Carols and Nativity
Carols and Nativity with a difference – The Bethlehem Boutique! The Christmas story presented (slightly) differently.  Children and adults are invited to come in their best Nativity costumes for this once in a lifetime event!

Monday 23rd December

12 noon & 4:00 pm : Carols at the Triangle
With the Rotary Club and Churches Together in Tilehurst

Tuesday 24th December – Christmas Eve

7:00 pm : Carols under the Old Oak Tree
For all the family…come wrapped up and bring your own mug for Hot Chocolate

11:30 pm : Midnight Communion
A traditional service to celebrate the birth of the New Born King!

Christmas Day

10:30 am : Family Celebration
A short, fun service to celebrate God’s gift to us.


#FollowTheStar is part of a nationwide theme organised by the Church of England.

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