Christmas

We invite you to join us to #FollowTheStar this Christmas

Scroll to 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 1st December

3:30 pm : Messy Church
Join us for our Family Friendly mix of Fun, Faith and Food

Sunday 9th December

4:00 pm : Christingle
In aid of the Children’s Society

Sunday 16th December

6.00 pm : Nine Lessons & Carols
Followed by seasonal refreshments and entertainment

Sunday 23rd December

9:30 am : All Stars Family Service
A special telling of the Christmas Story

Monday 24th December – Christmas Eve

7.00 pm : Carols under the Old Oak Tree
For all the family…come wrapped up and bring your torch as well as your voices

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

Christmas Day

10.30 am : All Stars Family Service
A short, fun service to celebrate God’s gift to us.

Also, at

Cornwell Community Church

Sunday 23rd December

4.00 pm : Carols and Nativity
Nativity and Carols with seasonal refreshments. Children welcome to come dressed as a Nativity character

Christmas Day

11.00 am : Christmas Celebration
A short service to sing carols and thank God for Christmas with a chance for the children to show some of their presents


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

To view the online Advent calendar, filled to the brim with activities that you can share with your family and friends,  click here :- https://www.churchofengland.org/adventactivities

Receive daily emails to take the life-changing Christmas journey by signing up here :- https://www.churchofengland.org/followthestar .  Each one includes a picture, a short Bible passage, a simple prayer and an action to reflect on.