December 2018

The Benefice of Farleigh, Candover and Wield

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Farleigh Parish Services for December 2018

BCP = Book of Common Prayer CW = Common Worship

Sunday           2 December Advent Sunday

8.00                 Ellisfield           Holy Communion BCP

9.45                 Cliddesden      Holy Communion CW

Readings         Jeremiah 33.14-16,1 Thessalonians 3.9-13, Luke 21.25-36 Psalm 25.1-9

Sermon:          Advent theme

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

 

Sunday           9 December 2nd Sunday in Advent

8.00                 Dummer          Holy Communion BCP

9.45                 Ellisfield           Holy Communion CW

11.15               Cliddesden      Family Communion CW

Readings         Malachi 3:1-4, Philippians 1:3-11, Luke 3:1-6            Psalm 80

Sermon           how long is a day?

 

Sunday           16 December 3rd Sunday in Advent

11.15               Cliddesden      Family Service with baptism

4.00                 Dummer          9 Lessons and Carols

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

Readings         Zephaniah 3:14-end, Philippians 4:4-7, Luke 3:7-18 (other than carol services) Psalm 12

Sermon           Christmas theme

Friday             21 December

7.30                 Cliddesden      9 Lessons and Carols with the Cliddesden Community Choir

 

Sunday           23 December 4th Sunday in Advent

11.00               Ellisfield           Family Service

Readings         Micah 5:2-5, Hebrews 10:5-10, Luke 1:39-45            Psalm 144

Sermon:          Mary and Elizabeth

 

Monday          24 December Christmas Eve

 2.00                Cliddesden      Crib Service (Walk-in Nativity)

 4.00                St. Andrew’s    Farleigh Wallop 9 Lessons and Carols with the Bishop of Basingstoke

10.00 p.m.       Dummer          Holy Communion CW

11.30 p.m.       Cliddesden      Midnight Holy Communion CW

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

Sermon           Census time

 

Tuesday         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         Hebrews 1:1-4, John 1:1-14                                       Psalm 98

Sermon           The Word made flesh

 

Sunday           30 December 1st Sunday of Christmas

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

Readings         1 Samuel 2:18-26, Colossians 3:12-17, Luke 2:41-52      Psalm 148

Sermon:          lost and found

 

2018

Sunday           6 January 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 2:1-18     Psalm 132

Sermon:          Wise men still seek Him

Candover Valley

Sunday           2 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

6.00                 Preston Candover      Advent Carols

 

Sunday           9 December 2nd in Advent   

9:30                 Preston Candover      Family Service

6.00                 Wield                           Evensong BCP

6.00                 Northington                 9 Lessons and Carols with the Candover Valley Choir                                            

Sunday           16 December 3rd in Advent

11.00               Bradley                        Morning Worship

4.00                 Wield                           9 Lessons and Carols

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

 

Sunday           23 December 4th in Advent

11.00               Preston Candover      Morning Prayer

 

Monday 24 December Christmas Eve

4.00                 Preston Candover      Crib Service

11.30 p.m.       Preston Candover      Holy Communion for Christmas CW

 

Tuesday         25 December Christmas Day

9:30                 Bradley                        Family Holy Communion

9:30                 Wield                           Family Holy Communion

11.00               Brown Candover         Family Holy Communion

11.00               Northington                 Family Holy Communion

 

Sunday           30 December First Sunday of Christmas

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

 

Sunday           6 January Epiphany

8.30                 Bradley                        Holy Communion CW

9.30                 Wield                           Matins BCP

11.00               Northington                 Holy Communion CW