Christmas Services and Events 2017

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Everyone is invited to join with us to celebrate at this special time of year!

Christmas Fair

Friday 1st December

at Sankey Valley St James CE Primary

2.45pm - 4.30pm

Gifts, games, stalls and of course Father Christmas! Refreshments available

1st Sunday of Advent

Sunday 3rd December

Parish Eucharist 9.30am

Active Church for Everyone 11am

Breathing Space

Sunday 3rd December


Quiet Contemplative Service

christingle pictureAll Age Eucharist for the 2nd Sunday of Advent

Sunday 10th December

All Age Eucharist 10.30am

Christingle Parade Service

Sunday 10th December

Members of our uniformed organisations will join us for this special celebration of the light of Christmas


U5 Christmas Jumper posterU5 Christmas Jumper Party

Saturday 16th December

Christmas Crafts and stories for the U5s. £1 per child. All proceeds to Save the Children.

Call/text Rebecca on 07886649559 to book.

10am - 11.30am

All Age Eucharist for the 3rd Sunday of Advent

Sunday 17th December


Angel Voices

Lessons and Carols and dedication of the Memorial Tree

Sunday 17th December


A special celebration of someone you love "just for being who they are".

  • Baby's first Christmas?
  • First Christmas as a couple?
  • Remembering a special loved one?
  • Thinking of a friend who lives far away?

These and a host of other special people can be remembered during the service.

If you would like a loved one's name to be included in the service, please supply their name to any member of the congregation. If you would additionally like a commemorative Angel to be hung on our tree, please complete an application form (available in church), together with your donation and return to church, or contact Rebecca on 07886649559.

Angel's can be taken home after the service.


Family Crib Service

Sunday 24th December


Our first service of Christmas, a short service designed especially for children, but all are welcome.

Midnight Eucharist

Sunday 24th December


Celebrate the birth of Christ with the first Eucharist of Christmas.

Family Worship for Christmas Day

Monday 25th December


Team Family Communion Service

Sunday 31st December

St Mary's Church


A service for all of West Warrington Team to welcome the new year.

New Year Praise Party

Sunday 31st December 2017


at The Oaks, Penketh, WA5 2QS

Team Praise for New Year's Eve at The Oaks, Penketh from 4pm.

Santa's Sleigh will be out and about in the Parish during December. More details on the Santa's Sleigh page.