Advent and Christmas in Somerset Mendip
There is lots going on across our circuit this December. Advent begins on November 28th and over the 4 weeks until we mark the birth of Christ, services and events will tell us the story and prepare us for that wonderful day.
Scroll down to see what is happening across the circuit during Advent and Christmas!
What's going on where...?
Saturday 4th December
11 AM - 4 PM
Christmas Market, Youth and Community Centre, bottom village car park.
5th December 10.30 AM - Lois Emm leads Advent 2 worship
12th December 10.30 AM - Tony Stevenson leads Advent 3 worship.
18th December 6.30 PM
Carol Singing under the tower at St Andrew's
19th December 10.30 AM
Advent 4 Worship
19th December - 6.30 PM
VIllage Candlelit Carol Service followed by mince pies and Christmas cake. Collection for Action for Children.
24th December - 5.30 PM
Christingle Service at St Andrew's
25th December - 10 AM
United Christmas Worship at Cheddar Methodist Church
Come and join with us this Advent and Christmas. All are very welcome!
5th December 10.30 AM - CHRISTINGLE SERVICE
CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL
Come and see the church decked out with many Christmas trees from different local organisations.
12th December - 4.30 PM
CAROLS ROUND THE TREES to end our festival.
19th December 10.30 AM -
5 PM - UNITED CAROLS AT ALL SAINTS, CASTLE CARY
24th December 11.30 PM
MIDNIGHT HOLY COMMUNION
25TH December - 10 AM
FAMILY CHRISTMAS WORSHIP
Cheddar Methodist Church is joining the fun at the annual Cheddar Festive Night on 3rd December.
The church will be decorated, the school choir and U3A choir will be singing Christmas songs, there will be mince pies, fruit punch and activities for children.
On 10th December we shall be hosting a Christmas Concert by Strike-a-Chord Male Choir.
On 19th December we shall be holding our traditional Carol service at 4 pm and on Christmas Day at 10 am we shall be celebrating the joy of the birth of Christ.
We welcome everyone to our services.
10 Am - 12 Noon
19th December 10.30 AM
followed by refreshments
Jungle Nativity arranged by Christians Together in Wells, a trail around Wells' churches starting at the Methodist Church.
For details, contact Moira Cowell on 01749 676260
Come and celebrate Christmas with us at Glastonbury Methodist Church!
24 December - 6.30 PM
25 December - 10 AM
Christmas Morning Worship
2 January 2022 - 10.45 AM
Wedmore Methodist Family Carol Service is on Sunday 19th December at 10.30am
The service is followed by Coffee and Mince Pies when children's gift bags are given out. All Ages Welcome.
Pilton New Room Community Coffee Shop in December will be open from – Mondays to Saturday, 10.00am to 12.30pm. But closed December 23rd – 27th.
Pilton Methodist Church Services – Services (except Carol Service) at 10.30am followed by coffee in the New Room.
5th December – Gwyneth Phillips
12th December – Rev David Parker HC
19th December – No morning service.
6.00pm Village Carol Service, preceded by Hand bell Ringing at 5.30pm.
26th December- No service.
Pilton Parish Church – 11.30pm Midnight Communion.
Pilton Parish Church – 11.00am Christmas Family Service.
Regular Sunday services continue until...
19th December 6.30 PM
Carol Service. All welcome to sing carols and prepare for the coming king!
All of our circuit services are open for all. So come and share in Christmas with us in Somerset Mendip!!
Our churches will advise you of any necessary precautions as a result of COVID. Please adhere to local guidance.
Our Christmas Day Service at Oakhill Methodist Chapel is at 10:15am, informal, child-friendly, and lasts about 45 minutes maximum
How can we help you?
If you need any help or support to attend worship over the Christmas period, please get in touch with your church or the circuit office on 01749 677106