Christmas is a time of great celebration across the UK, and especially in churches. We would love to see you at one of our Christmas services or events in December, you will be sure of a warm welcome! The list below is organised in chronological order with a brief description of each event, you can also download them on a handy flier here.

Sunday 1st December

11am Christingle Service at St Mary’s in Singleton

Join us as we start the celebrations with our popular Christingle service. All are invited to join us for a service for all the family with an opportunity to build your own Christingle

Tuesday 3rd December

6pm Carols around the Christmas Tree at St Francis

With a glass of mulled wine in hand come and sing your favourite Christmas Carols with the Brass Band as we turn on the Christmas Tree lights.

Thursday 12th December

7-9.30pm Festive Evening at Godinton House

An evening of festive cheer with Mulled Wine and  Christmas nibbles in the Great Hall at Godinton House, be prepared for some carol singing around the Christmas tree!

This is a ticketed event due to limited space, so to get your ticket (costs £10 per person) please contact the church office office@stmarysgreatchart.org or 620371

Sunday 15th December

11am Family Carols with Nativity at St Mary’s in Singleton

Come and celebrate Christmas with us as our children perform their Nativity and we join in with carols and hear the Christmas message.

6.30pm Candlelit Carols at St Mary’s Great Chart

Come and join us for an evening of carols by candlelight to start the week leading to Christmas, this is always a popular service and we finish with festive refreshments.

Friday 20th December

10am–12noon Christmas Activity Morning

Our ever popular children’s activity morning returns for the first day of the holidays. Come and make some Christmas crafts and listen again to the Christmas story, booking is preferable and can be done by emailing activitymorning@stmarysgreatchart.org

Sunday 22nd December 

4pm Christingle Service at St Francis

This Community event includes Christingles, Carols and Festive refreshments- plenty of fun for all the family!

Tuesday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

3pm Crib Service at St Mary’s Great Chart

Our ever popular Christmas eve service for all the family, particularly suitable for children of all ages! Come and have some fun, dress up if you would like to, and hear the Christmas story retold.

5pm Crib Service at St Mary’s Great Chart

Our ever popular Christmas eve service for all the family, particularly suitable for children of all ages! Come and have some fun, dress up if you would like to, and hear the Christmas story retold.

11:30pm Midnight Communion at St Mary’s Great Chart

Join us as we light the final candle on the advent wreath and celebrate Christmas together as the clock strikes 12. A service with many classic Carols and a chance to join in with communion

Tuesday 25th December (Christmas Morning)

9:30am Christmas Communion at St Mary’s Great Chart

Its Christmas Morning, join us to celebrate the birth of Jesus!

10:30am Christmas Communion at St Mary’s in Singleton

Its Christmas Morning, join us to celebrate the birth of Jesus!