Description of Services
Sunday 8.00am Holy Communion or Morning Prayer (Common Worship)
A said service using books and usually includes a sermon. The service lasts about 35/40 minutes.
Sunday 10.30am All Age Service (usually 1st Sunday each month)
It is aimed to be relevant to people of all ages. Children are invited to the front, along with their parents, to play a percussion instrument and sing a song followed by a children’s talk, before returning to their pews with a colouring sheet and crayons. There is then a further thought for adults as well as hymns and prayers. This service lasts 50/60 minutes.
Sunday 10.30am Morning Prayer (with Junior Church)
The children participate in church for the first 10 minutes with a song, percussion and a prayer before they go through to the church centre for their group activities. For information regarding the various children’s groups please see families and children’s information. The service continues with hymns, bible readings, sermon and prayers. The service lasts for about 60 minutes
Sunday 10.30am Holy Communion (with Junior Church)
This service involves the children for the first 10 minutes as per Morning Prayer and they go through to their Group Activities in the same way. The service continues with hymns, bible readings, sermon, prayers and Holy Communion. This service is approx 1 hour 15 mins
Wednesday 9.15am All Age Service
Includes a short talk for children, many of whom are of pre school age, with a picture given out for them to colour during a brief sermon. It concludes with an all age song and lasts about 35 minutes. This service is held in the less formal setting of the church hall called The Charis Centre.