Services at Christ Church
For the current month’s full calendar see below or look in the Parish Magazine under Church Life
These are our usual Sunday services although they may change
according to festivals:-
8.00 - Said Communion BCP (book of common prayer)
10.00 - Family Service CW (common worship)
6.30 - Evensong BCP
2nd, 3rd and 4th Sundays.
8.00 - Said Communion BCP
10.00 - Sung Communion CW
Baptisms normally join in with the sung communion at 10.00
8.00 Said Communion is a quiet communion service with no music and taken from the BCP; there is no sermon.
10.00 Sung Communion is a communion service using the common worship liturgy. Hymns and music are led by a choir who sing an Anthem and a Psalm during Eucharist, there is a sermon usually lasting 15mins and the children from Sunday Club join us in time for the last hymn. Refreshment after in the Jubilee room.
10.00 Family service is informal and without communion. The children are with their families or friends and there is a choir to help with simple Hymns. Refreshments after in the Jubilee Room.
6.30 Evensong is a contemplative service held in the Chancel, the liturgy following the BCP. Traditional Hymns, Psalms and canticles led by a small choir and an anthem – there is a short sermon.