Important Dates 2017

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Special Services

Ascension Day Holy Communion — 11,00 am, Thursday 25 May, St John’s

Pentecost, Sunday 4 June

  • St John’s, 9.30 am, Parish Eucharist
  • St Ethelbert’s, 10.30 am, All Age Worship
  • St Stephen’s, 11.00 am, Holy Communion

Anthea’s Ordination as Priest — 3.00 pm, Saturday 15 July, Gloucester Cathedral

Anthea’s First Service as Priest (Holy Communion) – 11.00 am, Sunday 16 July, St Stephen’s (followed by celebration)

Harvest

  • St John’s, 6.00 pm, Sunday 3 September (Service followed by Supper)
  • St Ethelbert’s, 10.30 am, Sunday 17 September
  • Littledean URC, 5.00 pm, Sunday 17 September (Harvest Songs of Praise, followed by Supper)
  • St Stephen’s, 11.00 am, Sunday 24 September (All Age Worship followed by Lunch and Harvest BakeOff)

All Souls Service — 6.00 pm, Sunday 5 November, St John’s

Remembrance Sunday, 12 November

  • 9.30 am – Remembrance Service, St Stephen’s
  • 10.30 am – Remembrance Service, Littledean Memorial proceeding to St Ethelbert’s (for 10.50 am)
  • 10.55 am – Act of Remembrance in The Triangle
  • 2.30 pm – Act of Remembrance, Soudley Memorial

Shalom Christmas Service – 7.30 pm, date to be confirmed, St Stephen’s

Looking for the Light Service – 7.00 pm, date to be confirmed, St Stephen’s

Christingle Services

  • St Ethelbert’s (with Littledean School) – 2.00 pm, date to be confirmed
  • St Stephen’s – 4.00 pm, Sunday 17 December
  • St John’s – 4.00 pm, Sunday 24 December

Carols by Candlelight – 6.00 pm, Sunday 17 December, St Stephen’s

Christmas Eve, Sunday 24 December

  • 10.30 am, Morning Prayer, St Ethelbert’s
  • 11.00 am, All Age Worship, St Stephen’s
  • 10.00 pm, Holy Communion, St John’s
  • 11.30 pm, Holy Communion, St Stephen’s
  • 11.30 pm, Joint Watchnight Service, Littledean URC

Christmas Morning Services

  • 9.30 am – Christmas Communion, St Ethelbert’s
  • 9.30 am – Christmas Communion, St John’s
  • 11.00 am – Christmas All Age Communion, St Stephen’s

Healing Services (Sundays, 7.00 pm, St Stephen’s)
9 April, 11 June, 13 August, 8 October, 10 December.

Events

 

Craft Fayre — 10.00 am – 1.00 pm, Saturday 24 June, St Stephen’s

St Ethelbert’s Summer Fayre — 11.00 am – 1.30 pm, Saturday 1 July, St Ethelbert’s

Shalom BBQ & Service — 3.00 pm – 8.00 pm, Saturday 8 July, St Stephen’s

Benefice Pilgrimage — Saturday 16 September

Community Prayer Breakfast — 9.00 am – 10.15 am, Saturday 23 September, St Stephen’s

Fellowship Lunch & Harvest BakeOff — 12.30 pm, Sunday 24 September, St Stephen’s

SHINE Ladies’ Conference — Friday 13 October and Saturday 14 October, St Stephen’s

Wave of Light for Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day — 7.00 pm – 8.00 pm, Sunday 15 October, St Stephen’s

Christmas Craft Fayre  — 10.00 am – 1.00 pm, Saturday 4 November, St Stephen’s

St Ethelbert’s Christmas Market – 11.00 am – 1.30 pm, Saturday 25 November

St Stephen’s Christmas Tree Festival — Friday 1 December, Saturday 2 December, Sunday 3 December, St Stephen’s

St John’s Christmas Concert – 3.00 pm, Sunday 10 December

“A Celebration of Christmas” – 7.30 pm, Date to be confirmed, St Ethelbert’s

Boxing Day Lunch – 1.00 pm, Tuesday 26 December, St Stephen’s

Regular Events

Healing Services (Sundays, 7.00 pm, St Stephen’s)
11 June, 13 August, 8 October, 10 December.

BoB Breakfast (Saturdays, 9.00 am – 10.00 am, St Stephen’s)
17 June, 15 July, 19 August, 16 September, 21 October, 18 November, 16 December.

Shalom (Wednesdays, 7.30 pm – 9.00 pm, St Stephen’s)
7 June, 21 June, 5 July, 13 September, 27 September, 11 October, 25 October, 8 November, 22 November.

Fellowship Lunch (Sundays, 12.30 pm, St Stephen’s)
28 May, 25 June, 23 July, 27 August, 24 September, 22 October, 26 November, 26 December (Tuesday).

Mothers’ Union (Tuesdays, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm, St Stephen’s)
(8 June – Quiet Afternoon at Monmouth Convent), 4 July, (August – Mary Sumner Picnic, date to be confirmed), 5 September, 4 October, 7 November, (5 December – Advent Carol Service at Holy Trinity, Drybrook).

Craft & A Cuppa (Tuesdays, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm, St Stephen’s)
Not on the first Tuesday of the month (as MU), usually during term time only.