To book online for the Activity morning go here

Christmas is a time of great celebration across the UK, and especially in churches. We would love to see you at one of our Christmas services or events in November and December, you will be sure of a warm welcome! The list below is organised in chronological order with a brief description of each event, these events can also be found in our church calendar which you can subscribe to receive

Sunday 26th November

11am Christingle Service at St Mary’s in Singleton (10.45am Bacon Rolls and Coffee)

Join us as we start the celebrations with our popular Christingle service. All are invited to join us for Bacon Rolls and Coffee before we worship and in the service make a Christingle, the offering at this service goes to support the work of the Childrens Society.

Tuesday 5th December

6pm Carols around the Christmas Tree at St Francis

With a glass of mulled wine in hand come and sing your favourite Christmas Carols with the Brass Band as we turn on the Christmas Tree lights.

Thursday 14th December

7-9.30pm Festive Evening at Godinton House

An evening of festive cheer with Mulled Wine and  Christmas nibbles in the Great Hall at Godinton House, be prepared for some carol singing around the Christmas tree!

This is a ticketed event due to limited space, so to get your ticket (costs £10 per person) please contact the church office office@stmarysgreatchart.org or 620371

Saturday 16th December

11am Carols with Brass Band at Singleton Shops

We will be bringing festive cheer to the Singleton centre as our brass band leads the singing of some Christmas favourites, do come and join the informal choir!

Sunday 17th December

11am Family Carols & Nativity at St Mary’s in Singleton

Our young people are hard at work preparing their Christmas Nativity ready to perform and we invite you to join us for a Christmas carol service accessible for all the family

 6pm Candlelit Carols at St Mary’s Great Chart

Come and join us for an evening of carols by candlelight to start the week leading to Christmas, this is always a popular service and we finish with festive refreshments.

Friday 22nd December

10am–12noon Christmas Activity Morning

Our ever popular children’s activity morning returns for the first day of the holidays. Come and make some Christmas crafts and listen again to the Christmas story, booking is preferable and can be done online here

Sunday 24th December (Christmas Eve)

3pm Crib Service at St Mary’s Great Chart

Our ever popular Christmas eve service for all the family, particularly suitable for children of all ages! Come and have some fun, dress up if you would like to and hear the Christmas story retold.

5pm Crib Service at St Mary’s Great Chart

Our ever popular Christmas eve service for all the family, particularly suitable for children of all ages! Come and have some fun, dress up if you would like to and hear the Christmas story retold.

11:30pm Midnight Communion at St Mary’s Great Chart

Join us as we light the final candle on the advent wreath and celebrate Christmas together as the clock strikes 12. A service with many classic Carols and a chance to join in with communion

Sunday 25th December (Christmas Morning)

9:30am Christmas Communion at St Mary’s Great Chart

Its Christmas Morning, join us to celebrate the birth of Jesus!

10:30am Christmas Communion at St Mary’s in Singleton

Its Christmas Morning, join us to celebrate the birth of Jesus!