Festival Service 10th December 2017

The Babe in the Manger

Welcome: Sally

Notices: Sally


Advent Candle ceremony

Call to Worship and Introduction: Sally

Hymn: Once in Royal David’s City. 167 R&S

Opening Prayers: Sally

Blessing for Freya Grace: Sally

Preparing for the birth: Jo Carter

Hymn: O little town of Bethlehem. 145 R&S

Being a sibling: Millie,( Read by her Mum) Ethan and Edward

Being a Grandparent: Audrey Evans 

Song: Being a big brother: David and Chris Hall

Being a Grandparent: Poem by Jan Morse.

Reflection by Paul Goulden.


Song by choir: The Angel Gabriel.

Mary: Doubts and fears: Jennifer Day

Solo: Away in a Manger: Malcom Jones

The Inn keepers take on the birth of Jesus: Sally and Geoff Speight

Solo: Mary’s Boy Child: Marilyn Cooper


Presentation at the Temple: Michael Littlewood

Solo: When a child is born: Chris Hall

The Nativity Tableau.

The child grew up: Alan Evans

Final Hymn: Come and join the celebration. 166 R&S



Organ Voluntary


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