A cascade of poppies - hand-knitted by members of the congregation - gives a powerful symbol of the 100th anniversary of Armistice.
Services in November and December 2018
Sunday 4th November 11 am Morning Service
Sunday 11th November 10.45 am Remembrance Sunday, marking the Centenary of the end of World War 1. The church's 1st World War memorial will be rededicated, following its restoration. 12. 30 pm Community Act of Remembrance in the Mall 6.30 pm 'Ringing out for Peace' - a quiet service for prayers for peace, followed by the ringing of the church bell at 7.05 pm, as will be done across the UK, in thanksgiving for peace.
Sunday 18th November 11 am Morning Service marking the start of Guild Week
Sunday 25th November 11 am Morning Service, with guest speaker - Mark Calder Regional Manager for Scotland and NE England of EMBRACE
Sunday 2nd December 1st Sunday in Advent 11 am Morning Service 6pm Torchlight procession leaves town hall for town carols and switching on of lights (Brunton Hall 6.30 pm approx)
Sunday 9th December 2nd Sunday in Advent 11 am Morning Service
Sunday 16th December 3rd Sunday in Advent 11 am Morning Service 6pm Christmas Memorial Service
Sunday 23rd December 4th Sunday in Advent 11 am Carol Service with Nativity Play
Monday 24th December Christmas Eve 6. 30 pm Early Christmas Service. Carols and stories for all the family 11.30 pm Watchnight Service
The church will be open for private prayer and reflection from 10 am to 4 pm on Christmas Eve.
Tuesday 25th December Christmas Day 10.30 am Christmas Day Service
Sunday 30th December 11 am Christmas Carols, Readings and Service of Communion
Sunday 6th January 2019 11 am Epiphany Cafe Church - in the Church hall