December’s Diary 2019
SUNDAY 1st DECEMBER
11 a.m. Advent Holy Communion
Monday 2nd December
10 a.m. Ecumenical Holy Communion at St. Helen’s
Friday 6th December
7.30 p.m. Concert by the Fishpond Choir in church.
Saturday 7th December
7.30 p.m. Concert by the Wyns Tor Singers – Words and Music for Advent. Tickets £8 available in church beforehand or on the door
SUNDAY 8th DECEMBER
8 a.m. Holy Communion (BCP)
10 a.m. Joint Carol Service with the Uniformed Organisations followed by their Christmas Fair in the hall.
Wednesday 11th December
2 p.m. and 6 p.m. South Darley School Nativity at St. Mary’s. All welcome.
Friday 13th December
6 p.m. Blessing of the Christmas Trees at St. John’s Church, Winster
Saturday 14th December
10 a.m. to 12 noon Coffee Morning
1.30 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. Memory Lane Christmas Concert in church.
SUNDAY 15th DECEMBER
11 a.m. Advent Holy Communion with carols chosen by members of the congregation
4 p.m. Service of Lessons and Carols at St. Mary’s with Cromford Community Band
6 p.m. Service of Lessons and Carols at St. John’s Winster
Friday 20th December
7 p.m. St. Helen’s Community Carol Service with Cromford Community Band and the Tinderbox Singers
SUNDAY 22nd DECEMBER
8 a.m. Holy Communion (BCP)
11 a.m. Traditional Carol Service with Holy Communion
4 p.m. Informal Carol Service with the concertina at St. Mary’s
TUESDAY 24th DECEMBER CHRISTMAS EVE
4 p.m. Crib Service at St. Helen’s
9 p.m. Holy Communion at St. John’s
10 p.m. Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
11.30 p.m. Holy Communion and Carols at St. Helen’s
WEDNESDAY 25th DECEMBER CHRISTMAS DAY
9 a.m. Holy Communion at St. John;s
10 a.m. Family Service at St. Mary’s
11 a.m. Holy Communion and Carols at St. Helen’s
SUNDAY 29th DECEMBER
10 a.m. Ecumenical Holy Communion at St. Mary’s
PLEASE NOTE, THE FOLLOWING REGULAR ACTIVITIES MAY BE DIFFERENT OVER THE CHRISTMAS PERIOD. PLEASE CHECK WITH THE ACTIVITY LEADERS
EVERY SECOND MONDAY Monday Munchers SALT group meets at 11.45 a.m. in the Terrace Tea Rooms, Whitworth Centre.
EVERY 3RD MONDAY Monday Munchers Pepper Group meets at 11.45 a.m. in the Terrace Tea Rooms, Whitworth Centre.
EVERY TUESDAY : 9.30 a.m. Morning Prayer in the church hall.
The church is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. each Tuesday (and Thursday). There is time for prayer and quiet reflection from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
10 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. Chair Based Exercises in the church beginning 8th January 2019.
EVERY WEDNESDAY : 6.15 p.m. Worship Group meets in the hall,
7.30 to 9 p.m. Bell Ringing Practice,
7.30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Home Group at Dea’s
EVERY THURSDAY 9.30 a.m. Prayer Meeting at Chris & Margaret’s.
The church is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. each Thursday.
EVERY FORTNIGHT 7.30 p.m. Thursday Home Group
A VERY HAPPY AND BLESSED CHRISTMAS TO ALL