Diary

December 2018

12th - 10:30am
10.30am said Eucharist service in Church

Come along to this midweek service. Around 17 or more come to share in this special time.

13th - 2:00pm
2pm OASIS Time in Church for all - carols and Christmas songs

This time to relax and chat with a cup of tea or coffee and cake is held monthly.  Open to everyone from 2pm to 3.30pm. This month there will be some entertainment  from children at Zig Zag Nursery, who meet in St Paul's Church Hall. They want to sing some Christmassy songs and carols and also will  be bringing some mincepies. Look forward to seeing you.

Next OASIS is on January  31st.

16th - 10:30am
10.30am Eucharist service. Hear about recent mission visit to Uganda

Lighting our 3rd Advent Candle. There is a strong possibility of Canon Ian Silk sharing about his recent mission visit to Uganda.

 

 

 

 

16th - 4:00pm
4pm Carols by Candlelight service with children from Fulbridge Academy singing

Please come and share in this special service with carols and readings for Advent and to hear the children's choir from Fulbridge Academy.

Mulled juice and mincepies after the service.

Extra parking available in the Post Office Club car park opposite the playpark-BOURGES BOULEVARD side.

23rd - 10:30am
10.30am Eucharist. Advent 4

This is our last Eucharist in Advent as the 24th is Christmas Eve.

Come along to hear our last Advent readings.

24th - 4:00pm
4pm Christmas Eve Crib Nativity Service for all ages

A special service, ideal for those with children but all  ages will enjoy singing some children's carols, hearing about the nativity journey of Mary and Joseph, the birth of Jesus, the angels appearing to the shepherds and visiting the stable.The wise men even appear.

Children can come dressed as angels or shepherds or wise men.

 A must for Christmas Eve.

 

24th - 11:00pm
11pm Christmas Eve Eucharist

Candles, carols, readings, the Eucharist, the stable with baby Jesus. A traditional Christmas Eve Eucharist service to once again remind us of the wonder and joy of Jesus coming into our world as a baby..the Son of God.....don't forget that Christmas Starts with Christ...

have you seen all the banners with that message on - 8 are on the lamp posts down Bourges Boulevard into the city; over 30 local churches are also displaying banners with CSWC on them.

 

Every blessing at Christmas to you and all whom you love. From St Paul's

 

 

25th - 10:30am
10.30am Christmas Day Eucharist - HAPPY CHRISTMAS

A day to celebrate the birth of our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ.

Come along to the Eucharist, sing some carols and receive not only the Christmas Spirit but the Holy Spirit of God - what better gift ?

 

Every blessing on this blessed day. It is holy unto the Lord.

26th - 9:13pm
Please note that NO Weds Eucharist service today - Boxing Day
30th - 10:30am
10.30am Eucharist service

After the busyness of Christmas come and be refreshed at the 10.30am Eucharist service.

31st - 6:30pm
6.30pm NEW YEAR'S EVE Hope4 Peterborough Celebration in the Cathedral

Come along to this annual New Year's Eve Celebration service in the Cathedral. 6.30-8pm. Worship by Steve Warburton and band; speakers: Canon Sarah Brown-Cathedral's Canon Missioner; Ken Pullen who heads up Peterborough Christians Against Poverty; speaker from Kairos, Prison Ministry & also speaker from The Light Project in Peterborough.     There are also Prayer Stations from many of the Christian ministries happening locally where we can have more informed prayer at the time of prayer.  Service led by Rev Ron Watkinson-Chair of Hope4  Peterborough Steering Group.

January 2019

6th - 10:30am
10.30 am Eucharist. Welcome to 2019 Every blessing for 2019

This is St Paul's 150th anniversary year. Come along this Sunday as we look forward to reaching out more this year to our community with the Gospel.

8th -
1.30pm-3.30pm and 7.30-9pm TIMES OF PRAYER IN CHURCH

St Paul's is having a PRAYER DROP IN DAY.  Come to Church between 1.30pm and 3.30pm  and/or from 7.30pm-9pm. Prayer is vital and key for us as a church and for each one of us personally. At the beginning of 2019 we have lots to give thanks for and to pray for. Please come along when you can to add to this corporate time of prayer to God.

27th - 4:00pm
4pm T@4 service for all ages, especially those with young children

4-5pm all welcome to this monthly T@4 ...with an activity related to an event in the Bible; with Wordsearch; colouring sheets; short dvd clip & brief talk; bubble prayers and end with the T@4 song 'His got the whole world in His hands'.  At 6pm we then have a Bring and Share Tea, still in the church.

Relaxed and informal time for everyone who comes.

31st - 2:00pm
2pm St Paul's OASIS Time - drop in at church from 2pm -3.30pm

All welcome. A time to relax in a safe space sharing  tea/coffee and cake together round cafe tables.

 

Other  dates are 14 Feb and 21st March

February 2019

24th - 4:00pm
St Paul's 'T@4' informal service -monthly in church for all ages

All welcome. Begins at  4pm - 5pm with a craft activity; a dvd clip from a bible event + a short talk; bubble prayers and the T@4 song 'His got the whole world in His hands'.  At 6pm we have a Bring and Share Tea, sitting around the cafe tables in church. Come and try it !

March 2019

10th - 3:00pm
3pm Celebrate Marriage & Renewing of Marriage Vow Service

All welcome to a 3pm service to celebrate marriage and renewing of marriage vows.  Whether married many years or 1yr; whether married in a church, a Registry Office or in a hotel or abroad, all are welcome.

If you have a wedding dress we can display over the weekend then please contact Val on 314117 asap as we want to have an exhibition of wedding dresses and memorabilia.

April 2019

14th - 10:30am
PALM SUNDAY Eucharist at 10.30am begins with a Procession with Palms

The service begins with the Blessing of the Palms and walking outside (weather permitting) as a witness to the community. Come along and join in.

This marks the beginning of Holy Week. Services every day.

21st - 10:30am
Easter Sunday Eucharist at 10.30am with the Mission Team

Easter Sunday is a very special time - celebrating our Risen Lord Jesus.

May 2019

26th - 3:00pm
150th Anniversary Celebration - come along to this special service

Bishop John is the speaker as we celebrate that on 28th May 1869 St Paul's was consecrated and opened in this new parish of New England. We hope many old as well as new people to the parish will come to share in this special time. Details early in 2019.

If you have got connections (births, marriages, confirmation, baptism, funerals, etc) with St Paul's we especially would like to hear from you as soon as possible.