TODAY’S READINGS & SERVICES, Advent 4/Christmas Eve:
various according to service
9am Holy Communion Chitterne
10.30am Family Communion Orcheston
4pm Family Crib Service Shrewton
4.30pm Nativity Service Chitterne
11.30pm Midnight Mass Shrewton
READINGS & SERVICES FOR 31st DECEMBER, Christmas 1:
Isaiah 61.10-62.3, Galatians 4.4-7, Luke 2.15-21
10.30am Benefice Service (Holy Communion) Chitterne
Weekday services will re-commence during the first week in January.
FOR OUR PRAYERS
Please remember the following people in your prayers… Antonia, Angie, Betty, Bryan, Carol, Caroline, Christopher, Daisy, Emily, Jerry, Jim, Judy, June, Karen, Marion, Maureen, Michael, Oscar, Pam, Peggy, Robert, Robert, Sarah, Simon; all who are grieving, especially the family of Julie; for all who are refugees, hungry, lonely, or fearful; that they and we may know the truth of the Christmas message- ‘God With Us’.
God our redeemer,
who prepared the Blessed Virgin Mary
to be the mother of your Son:
grant that, as she looked for his coming as our saviour, so we may be ready to greet him
when he comes again as our judge;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever. Amen.
HOLY COMMUNION AT CHRISTMAS
Please note that Holy Communion services will take place on Christmas day in Shrewton and Tilshead, and on Christmas Eve in Chitterne and Orcheston. Midnight Mass will take place in Shrewton.
The Services on Christmas Morning will be as follows:
10am Holy Communion Tilshead
10am Holy Communion Shrewton
10am Lessons & Carols Chitterne
10.30am Readings & Carols Orcheston
Please note there will be no Holy Communion in Shrewton Church on 26th December.
All of the ministry team would like to thank you for your cards, gifts and good wishes during this period. We in turn would like to take this opportunity to wish you all
a very Blessed Christmas &
a New Year full of Peace and Hope