Here are the details of our Christmas services this year at St John & St Mark, Bury and Christ Church, Walmersley. We’d love to see you at one or more of these special occasions!
- Monday 3rd December 6.30 pm: Christingle at both churches, supporting the work of The Childrens’ Society and Wood Street Mission (please bring a toy for a child in need)
- Sunday 23 December 6.30 pm: O come all ye faithful and join us for traditional readings and carols – Christ Church
- Christmas Eve:
- 5.00 pm Crib Service – for the young & young at heart – St John & St Mark
- 6.00 pm Family Communion – Christ Church
- 7.30 pm Parish Communion – St John & St Mark
- 11.30 pm Parish Communion – Christ Church
- Christmas Day 10.00 am: Holy Communion Service at both churches. While the sprouts are cooking, come and remember what the day is really all about
- Sunday 30 December 10.30 am: Joint Benefice Service led by Rev Paul Sanderson – St John and St Mark
The Christmas Day lunch is this year being hosted by St Mary’s, Bury. Please phone 0785 530 6074 for details.
Here’s what you might see if you come along to St John & St Mark:
That was Darren dressed as Mary. You should have seen Joseph!
We think baby Jesus is under the hay somewhere…
[For more about St John & St Mark, Bury please visit our ‘about’ page. Please see our calendar for other activities over the Christmas period. Finally, thanks to Dave Walker for the cartoon, many more of which can be found by following this link]