Upcoming Events from February through June 2017

 Now that we no longer have a ‘Parish news’, here are some upcoming events that you may wish to put in your diary!

                            FEBRUARY through JUNE 2017

 

  • Sunday 5th February 2017, 10:00 AM – Christingle Service
  • Wednesday 1st March 2017, 7:30 pm – Ash Wednesday Service
  • Friday 3rd March, 7:30 pm – Women’s World Day of Prayer Service (men are also very welcome to attend!)

 

  • Lent Discussion Group, jointly held with Alrewas Methodist Church (sessions will be held at the Methodist Church):

        ‘The Mystery of Everything’ (based on the acclaimed film

         on the life and views of Stephen Hawkin, The Theory of

         Everything)

        Wednesdays beginning 8th March and concluding on 12th April, 7:30 to 9:00 PM

        Everyone warmly welcome, free refreshments

 

  • Sunday 26th March 2017, 10:00 AM – Mothering Sunday Service (with special contributions from Alrewas Uniformed Groups)
  • Maundy Thursday 13th April  7:30 PM –  Communion Service

             9pm to 12 midnight, ‘Night Watch’ including scripture readings and silence (come and go as you wish)

  • Good Friday, 14th April – (held jointly at Alrewas Methodist):

    9:30-11:00 AM – Good Friday Children’s Workshop

    11:00 AM – Joint Good Friday All-Age Service at Alrewas  Methodist Church

    11:30 – 12 Noon:  Procession of the Cross (and Seven Last Words from the Cross), travelling along Main Street

    (at All Saints Church) – 2 to 3 pm: Meditative Service,

                                  ‘At The Foot of the Cross’

  • Easter Eve, Saturday 15th April, 4:00 pm – ‘Service of Light’, a brief service in preparation for Easter Sunday
  • Easter Sunday, 16th April, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus –

8:00 AM – Traditional Communion (BCP)

10:00 AM – Festive Family Easter Communion

 

  • SPRING FAYRE in Church on Saturday 13th May, 12 to 4 pm –

including a variety of fun and interesting stalls, BBQ lunch available, and an amazing Grand Draw with fantastic cash prizes!

 OPEN GARDENS (jointly run by Alrewas Parish Church and Alrewas Civic Society) celebrates its 25th (SILVER) ANNIVERSARY with an amazing array of gardens to view and events to enjoy on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th June, 1:00 to 6:00 pm (BBQ lunch available at the Church car park from 12 noon each day).

Messy Church

Messy Church

A variety of craft activities and refreshments followed by a short celebration service and hot meal for children and parents. More..