Events December 2015

Tuesday 1st December

  • 7.15pm:       Tuesday Group meet in HT Church
  • 7.30pm:       Home Group at John & Hilary’s

Wednesday

  • No Morning Prayer & Open Church at St Mary’s throughout December
  • 2.00pm:       Illuminations 2015 meeting at Pump Room, Grand Pavilion
  • 7.30pm:       ‘Carols by Candlelight’ music practice in HT Church
  • 7.30pm: Home Group at John & Hazel’s
  • 8.00pm: Home Group at Peter & Sue’s

Thursday

  • 7.30pm: DaleDiva rehearse in HT Church

Friday

  • 10.00am: – 6pm Victorian Christmas Market, Hall Leys Park, Matlock
  • 7.15pm: to 9.15pm; Youth meet at HT Church

Saturday

  • 9.30am: – 7pm Victorian Christmas Market, Hall Leys Park, Matlock
  • 10.00am: Slavery Conference in Chesterfield (see Nick’s Notes)

Sunday 6th December. Advent 2
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NO Evening home groups
this week

  • 9.30am: – 6pm Victorian Christmas Market, Hall Leys Park, Matlock
  • 9.30am: Holy Communion at St Mary’s 
    • Nick Grayshon Proverbs 31 v 8 & 9, Luke 4 v 14-21
  • 10.45am: All Age Worship at Holy Trinity
    • Mike Pilling & Nick Grayshon Proverbs 31 v 8 & 9

Monday

  • 9.15am: to 10.00am; Morning Prayer at HT

Tuesday

  • 7.30pm: Table Decoration Workshop at the Temple – see item

Wednesday

  • 7.30pm: to 9.00pm; Church Prayer meeting at HT  
  • 7.30pm: ‘Carols by Candlelight’ music practice in HT Church

Thursday

  • 11.00am: BCP Communion at HT   Nick Grayshon
  • 7.30pm: Wirksworth Area Community Orchestra (WACO) & Wirksworth Community Choir (WCC) rehearse in HT

Friday

  • 7.15pm: to 9.15pm; Youth meet at HT Church
  • 7.30pm: “Times of Refreshing” at the Imperial Rooms, Matlock

Saturday 12th December

  • from 10am, we will put up the tree and decorations in church ready for the school performance

Sunday 13th December. Advent 3
Migration

  • 10.00am: Prayer in the Upper Room – all welcome
  • 10.30am: Joint Service at the Methodist Church
    • Michael Wilderspin Psalm 82 v 1-4,   (John 10 v 7-10)
  • 10.45am: Holy Communion at HT (Childrens’ Church Activities)  
    •    Bernice Smith & Nick Grayshon Psalm 82 v 1-4,   (John 10 v 7-10)

Monday

  • 9.15am: Morning Prayer & Open Church (HT)

Tuesday

  • 6.00pm: Holy Trinity School play in Church called “It’s a Cracker”

Wednesday

  • 7.30pm: ‘Carols by Candlelight’ music practice in HT Church

Thursday

  • 2.00pm: Cromford School Carol Service at St Mary’s
  • 7.30pm: WACO & WCC Concert at HT

candlesFriday

  • 7.15pm: to 9.15pm; Youth meet at HT Church
  • 7.30pm: Arkwright Carol Service at St Mary’s

 Saturday 19th December

  • from 10am, we will be doing the foliage and fresh flower decorations in the church

Sunday 20th December. Advent 4

  • 9.30am: Holy Communion at St Mary’s    
    • Nick Grayshon  Isaiah 58 v 6-8, Matthew 3 v 13-15
  • 10.45am: Morning Worship at HT       
    • Mike Pilling & Pauline Key Isaiah 58 v 6-8, Matthew 3 v 13-15
  • 6.00pm: Carols by Candlelight Service at HT
    • Nick Grayshon

Monday

  • 9.15am: Morning Prayer & Open Church (HT)
  • 7.00pm: Carols Round the Christmas Tree in Memorial Gardens followed by buffet in the Midland

Tuesday

  • 11.00am: BCP Communion, St Mary’s   Nick Grayshon & Mike Pilling

christmas1Thursday    Christmas Eve

  • 4.00pm:       Crib Service at St Mary’s   Nick Grayshon
  • 11.00pm:     Holy Communion at St Mary’s        
    • Nick Grayshon     Titus 3 v 3-7, Luke 2 v 1-20

Friday         Christmas Day

  • 10.00am:     Holy Communion at HT 
    •   Nick Grayshon       Luke 2 v 1-14

Sunday 27th December. Christmas 1

Presentation of Messiah

  • 9.30am: Morning Worship at St Mary’s
    • Nick Grayshon  Luke 2 v 21-24, or 25-35 or 36-40
  • 10.00am: Prayer in the Upper Room – all welcome
  • 10.45am: Morning Worship / All Age        
    • Nick Grayshon    Luke 2 v 21-24, or 25-35 or 36-40
  • 5.00pm: Christmas Carols with Streams of Worship at Costa, Matlock

Monday

  • 9.15am: No Morning Prayer & Open Church (HT)

 

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HT Coffee Rota

6th Dec
Birgit & Paul Elkington
13th Dec
John & Hazel Ramage
20th Dec
Allen & Irena Smith and Barbara Newton
27th Dec
Penny Daley-Yates and Margaret & Tom Wildgoose
The person whose name is in bold and underlined needs to bring milk please.