and Christmas 2008
and St Mary's
Sunday 30th November - ADVENT SUNDAY
11.00 am Sung Eucharist for Advent Sunday
pm Churches Together Advent Carol Service in Christ Church
Bring Along a Toy, please!
the 11am Parade & Family Eucharist on 7th December there will be
the usual offering of toys. Please bring along a new toy (unwrapped).
The preacher is Kay Lyons from the Children’s Society. Kay is also a
Reader in the Diocese.
These are given to Sefton CHOICES to distribute to needy families at
All toys given will be taken to St. Nicholas’s, Blundellsands on Monday
15th December to be distributed.
Wednesday 24th December- CHRISTMAS
4.00pm Blessing of the Crib,
Christingle Service and First Mass of Christmas at S. Mary’s
Vigil of Carols and Readings
PROCESSION, BLESSING OF THE CRIB AND SOLEMN
Thursday 25th December – CHRISTMAS DAY
9.30am Holy Eucharist (said) at S.
Friday 26th December – S. STEPHEN’S DAY
10.30am Solemn Mass, followed by
sherry and mince pies in the Vicarage
there are people who are housebound and unable to attend church over
Christmas, Fr. Neil is more than happy to bring Holy Communion to them
on Christmas Day after the morning services. Please let him know on 928
3342 if that is the case.
deliver us from the power of darkness
humbled yourself to be born among us
laid in a manger.
the light of your love
shine in our hearts,
bring us at last
the joyful vision of your beauty,
you are now alive and reign
the Father and the Holy Spirit,
for ever and ever. Amen
1st January 2009
OF PRAYER FOR WORLD PEACE
noon: Sung Mass for both congregations, followed by a glass of
champagne in the Vicarage to welcome and celebrate the New Year
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