Christmas and Advent services –
Christingle and Toy service:
Sunday 6th December at 10.30am and repeated at 3pm.
Come along to construct your own Christingle orange safely and hear of Jesus the light of the world. Any who can’t be accommodated safely will be given a ‘Christingle in a bag’ to make at home. Gifts of toys for local children will be greatly appreciated.
Christmas Eve Crib Service:
4pm Christmas Eve.
Children are warmly invited to bring all the participants to the Christmas Crib as we hear the Christmas story. Any children who attend will receive a Christmas goodie bag.
11.30pm. Midnight Mass.
Holy Communion, with carols on the organ, though sadly not sung this year!
10.30am Holy Communion
‘At home in Advent’
A daily reflection on the meaning of the Advent season, based on an everyday object, will be posted on our facebook page at 5.30pm each evening between 29th November and Christmas Eve. (Based on the book ‘At Home in Advent’ by Canon Gordon Giles.)
facebook: ‘St Matthew’s Church, Borstal’
Messy Church – Messy Church is a different way of being church. We explore Christianity using creativity, play, worship and hospitality – all ages are welcome and noise and messiness are actively encouraged! 3.30pm on the 3rd Sunday of every month in the Church Hall – for children and adults together
We look forward to welcoming you as soon as the Coronavirus outbreak is over and we can meet freely again.
Dementia-friendly Worship – 2.30pm on the 2nd Monday of each month at St Peter’s Church, The Delce. Short, accessible time of worship followed by refreshments, for those suffering from dementia and their supporters.
This service is temporarily suspended during the Coronavirus lockdown