Christmas poems and video

Here are the links to the poems and video we used in our services yesterday. Click on the links to view:

The Ten ThirtyJoseph and the Shepherds by Godfrey Rust

Carol ServiceThe Coming by R S Thomas The (Good)will of the People by Godfrey Rust

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Christmas films

Click on the links to view the films we showed during our Christmas services.

Carol ServiceThe Coming by R S Thomas

Christmas DayAn unexpected Christmas

29th DecemberThe Mess A spoken truth Christmas film by Dai Woolridge

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Carol Singing round Sunnyside

Next week we have two opportunities to share the real meaning of Christmas with our neighbours in Sunnyside Parish. We will be singing carols and giving out mince pies (and chocolate for the children). Why not come and join us? Everyone is very welcome, whatever your singing abilities! Details below:

Thursday 19th December: Hall ParkWe will [...]

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We will be gathering together for worship on the Sunday after Christmas at 10am. It will be an opportunity for us to join together for a service where we will sing some carols and think a bit more about the Christmas story. Why not come and join us?

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Christmas at Sunnyside Church

It’s less than a month until the big day so there’s lots to get excited about as we enter the Christmas season.

However you’re planning to celebrate Christmas this year, you are very welcome to join us at any or all of our services:

Carols of Praise  |  Monday 9 December  |  1.45pm Older members of our community [...]

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Advent Breakfast

Advent is a season of preparation as we get ready to celebrate Christmas and remember that one day Jesus will come again.

Advent begins on 1st December with our traditional Advent breakfast. Breakfast will be served in the hall from 9am. We will then move to church for an All Together Service at 10am. [...]

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Sunnyside Nativity 2019

Preparations are already underway for this years nativity at Sunnyside on Sunday 15th December. There are still spaces for people of all ages to be involved so do let us know if you would like to have a role! As always, our nativity will be creative and interactive and full of joy and fun!

This years [...]

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Wednesdays at Sunnyside

Many of us love listening to Nine Lessons and Carols from King’s College, Cambridge on Christmas Eve. The readings take us on a journey through the Bible so that we understand why Jesus was born as a baby in Bethlehem and how he fulfilled God’s promises to his people.

We will be looking at [...]

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Poems from Sunday 30th December

I have been asked for the links to the poems I read on Sunday 30th…here they are!

Skin by Godfrey Rust read at the Nine

Gabriel’s Revelation by Godfrey Rust read at the Ten Thirty

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Dreaming of a Bright Christmas

The Diocese of St Albans have released their 2018 Christmas film ‘Dreaming of a Bright Christmas’.  We hope you enjoy the video and that you will share it with your family and friends.  The aim is for as many people as possible who view the film online to be encouraged to attend a carol or Christmas service [...]

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