December 2017

The Benefice of Farleigh, Candover and Wield

Services for December 2017

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Farleigh Parish

 BCP = Book of Common Prayer CW = Common Worship

Sunday 3 December Advent Sunday

8.00                 Ellisfield           Holy Communion BCP

9.45                 Cliddesden      Holy Communion CW

11.15               Ellisfield           Baptism Service

Readings         Isaiah 64:1-9, 1 Corinthians 1:3-9, Mark 13:24-end.             Psalm 80:1-8

Sermon:          When is he coming?

4.00                 Cliddesden      Farleigh Benefice Christingle Service[come at 3.30 to make your own Christingle – all materials will be provided]

 

Sunday           10 December 2nd Sunday in Advent

8.00                 Dummer          Holy Communion BCP

9.45                 Ellisfield           Holy Communion CW

11.15               Cliddesden      Family Communion CW

Readings         Isaiah 40:1-11, 2 Peter 3:8-15, Mark 1:1-8                            Psalm 85:1-2, 8-end

Sermon           how long is a day?

 

Sunday           17 December 3rd Sunday before Advent

11.00               Cliddesden      “Bring It and Sing It – informal carols for all ages” (please let us know beforehand - keyboard & organ available)

4.00                 Dummer          9 Lessons and Carols

6.00                 Ellisfield           9 Lessons and Carols with the Belles of St. Martin’s

Readings         Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-end, 1 Thess. 5:16-24, John 1:6-8, 19-28 (other than carol services) Psalm 126

Sermon           Christmas theme

Friday             22 December

7.30                 Cliddesden      9 Lessons and Carols with the Cliddesden Community Choir

 

Sunday           24 December Christmas Eve

 2.00                Cliddesden      Crib Service (Walk-in Nativity)

 4.00                St. Andrew’s    Farleigh Wallop 9 Lessons and Carols

10.00 p.m.       Dummer          Holy Communion CW

11.30 p.m.       Cliddesden      Midnight Holy Communion CW

Readings         Isaiah 7:10-16, Romans 16:25-end, Luke 1:26-38    Psalm 89:1-8

Sermon           Nothing is impossible with God

 

Monday          25 December Christmas Day

9.30                 Ellisfield           Family Communion CW [please note earlier time]

10.45               Dummer          Family Communion CW [please note earlier time]

Readings         Isaiah 9:2-7, Titus 2:11-14, Luke 2:1-20                   Psalm 96

Sermon           God becomes human – not news?

 

Sunday           31 December 1st Sunday of Christmas

11.00               St. Andrew’s Farleigh Wallop Benefice Carol Praise with Holy Communion

Readings         Isaiah 61:10-62v3, Galatians 4:4-7, Luke 2:15-21,          Psalm 148.

Sermon:          Getting the time right

 

2018

Sunday           7 January First Sunday of Epiphany                  

8.00                 Ellisfield           Holy Communion BCP

9.45                 Cliddesden      Holy Communion CW

11.15               Dummer          Family Service CW

Readings         Isaiah 60:1-6, Ephesians 3:1-12, Matthew 2:1-12                 Psalm 72:1-9

Sermon:         

Candover Valley

Sunday           3 December Advent Sunday

8.30                 Bradley                        Holy Communion CW

9.30                 Wield                           Matins BCP

11.00               Northington                 Holy Communion CW

4.00                 Preston Candover       Christingle Service

Sunday           10 December 3rd of Advent 

9:30                 Preston Candover      Family Service

6.00                 Brown Candover         9 Lessons and Carols with the Candover Valley Choir

6.00                 Wield                           Evensong                                                                                                                                           

Sunday           17 December 4th of Advent

11.00               Bradley                        Morning Worship

4.00                 Wield                           9 Lessons and Carols

6.00                 Northington                 9 Lessons and Carols with the Candover Valley Choir

 

Sunday           24 December Christmas Eve

4.00                 Preston Candover      Crib Service

11.30 p.m.       Northington                 Holy Communion for Christmas CW

 

Monday          25 December Christmas Day

9:15                 Bradley                        Family Holy Communion

9:30                 Wield                           Family Holy Communion

10.30               Preston Candover      Family Holy Communion

11.00               Brown Candover         Family Holy Communion

 

Sunday           31 December First Sunday of Christmas

11.00               St. Andrew’s Farleigh Wallop Benefice Carol Praise with Holy Communion

 

Sunday           7 January First Sunday of Epiphany

8.30                 Bradley                        Holy Communion CW

9.30                 Wield                           Matins BCP

11.00               Northington                 Holy Communion CW