Christmas in the Diocese: Events and Services

Christmas Services

Beresfield/Thornton, St Paul’s Church, Beresfield & St Michael’s Church, Thornton

8 December, 6pm – Blue Christmas Eucharist at Beresfield

Christmas Eve
5.30pm – Pageant and Family Eucharist at Thornton
11.30pm – Midnight Mass at Beresfield

Christmas Day
8am – Parish Christmas Eucharist at Thornton

Boolaroo, All Saints (76 Main Street)

Christmas Eve
5.00pm – Family Service

Christmas Day     
7am – Eucharist

Cardiff, St. Thomas’ (3 Thomas St)

Christmas Eve
6.30pm – Family Service
11.00pm – Carols Music
11.30pm – Eucharist

Christmas Day
9.00am – Eucharist

For more info ph 49548550

Charlestown, St Martin’s Kahibah

Christmas Eve
11pm – Service

Christmas Day
9am – Family Service

East Maitland, Saint Peter’s Anglican Church

Christmas Eve
4 pm & 6 pm – Christmas Services for the Whole Family
8.30 pm – Christmas Sung Eucharist with Choir (for those who cannot make it to Midnight)
11.30 pm – Christmas Midnight Sung Eucharist with Choir and Blessing of the Crib

Christmas Day
8.30 am: Eucharist with Carols

Find out more about your local Parish Church: www.eastmaitlandanglican.org Ph (02) 4934 5303

Gosford, Christ Church (3 Mann Street, 4323 2312)

Christmas Eve
6pm – Children and Family Service
11:30pm – Night Mass for Christmas

Christmas Day
9:30am – Traditional Service

Mountain Anglicans (Peats Ridge Scout Hall, 4323 2312)

Christmas Eve
6.30pm – Lessons and Carols Service

Christmas Day
8am – Traditional Service

Hamilton, St Peter’s

148 Denison Street, Hamilton

Christmas Day
8.30am  – Eucharist

Islington, St Mark’s

St Mark’s, 7 Norfolk Street, Islington

Christmas Eve
7pm Family Service with Eucharist, St Mark’s, Islington

Kotara, Church of the Good Shepherd

Christmas Eve
5pm -Family Service
11:30pm -Midnight Mass

Christmas Day
8am – Service

Facebook Event: www.facebook.com/ChristmasServices

Maitland, St Mary’s

Christmas Eve
6pm – Family Carols & Eucharist (especially for children & families)
11.30pm – Midnight Mass

Christmas Day
9am – Sung Eucharist

Mayfield, St Andrew’s

St Andrew’s, 31a Church Street, Mayfield

Christmas Eve
11pm Midnight Mass, St Andrew’s, Mayfield

Christmas Day
8.30am Eucharist, St Andrew’s, Mayfield

Morpeth, St James’

Christmas Eve
4 pm – Christmas Eve Family Service
11:30 pm – Midnight Mass

Christmas Day
9 am – Christmas Eucharist

Newcastle, Christ Church Cathedral

52 Church Street, Newcastle

Christmas Eve
5.00pm –  Service for Children and Families with Carols
7.30pm  –  ‘Nine Lessons and Carols’ a service with traditional and contemporary carols for choir and congregation
11.00pm – Midnight Mass with procession and blessing of the crib

Christmas Day
7.00am  –  Eucharist
8.30am  –  Choral Eucharist
10.30am – Eucharist for Families (Children – bring a favourite present to be blessed!)

Old Bar, Our Lady of Fatima

Christmas Day
9am – Service

Raymond Terrace, St John’s Anglican Church

45 STURGEON STREET, RAYMOND TERRACE

Other Services

Friday 6th December: Lighting of the Christmas Tree in the grounds of the Old Rectory, including band participation, Christmas Carols and St John’s Stall. Start time to be announced.

Tuesday 10th December: 6pm – Loaves & Fishes Service on the Hunter River Bank.  If inclement weather St John’s Anglican Church as a backup venue.

Sunday 15th December: 6pm – Readings & Carols at St John’s.

Sunday 22nd December: 6pm – Blue Christmas at St John’s for those who find Christmas difficult for whatever reason

Christmas Eve
6pm – Christmas Eve Family Service, Nativity & Carols
11.30pm – Traditional Christmas Eve Mass

Christmas Day
9am – Christmas Day Mass

All welcome. Enquiries: Fr Steve Niland 0401 061 789 or frsteve@bigpond.com.

Scone – St Luke’s Church, Scone, St Jude’s Church, Bunnan, St Matthew Church, Gundy & Union Church, Moonan Flat

14 December, 6pm – Blue Christmas, St Luke’s Scone

15 December, 3pm – Christmas Service, Union Church Moonan Flat

15 December, 5pm – Lessons & Carols, St Matthew’s Gundy

20 December, 6pm – Christmas Service, St Jude’s Bunnan

21 December, 6pm – Christmas Service, St Matthew’s Gundy

Christmas Eve @ St Luke’s Scone
10.30am – Holy Communion
6:30pm – Family Christmas Service
11pm – Holy Communion

Christmas Day @ St Luke’s Scone
8am Holy Communion

Swansea, St Peter’s Anglican Church

(28 Josephson Street – near Woolworths)

Christmas Eve
5pm – Family Service with Holy Communion

Christmas Day
9.30am – Holy Communion

Taree, St John’s

Christmas Eve
6pm – Service

Christmas Day
9am – Service

Telarah-Rutherford, St Christopher’s

Christmas Eve
6pm – Family Service
11:30pm – Midnight Mass

Christmas Day
9am – Holy Eucharist

Toukley, St Luke’s Anglican Church

Christmas Eve
6pm – Crib Service
11.30pm – Midnight Mass

Christmas Day
9am – Holy Communion

Wallsend, St Luke’s

Christmas Eve
5pm – Family Christmas
11pm – Carols
11.30pm – Midnight Mass

Christmas Day
9.30am – Christmas Day Mass

Woy Woy, St Luke’s Woy Woy & St Andrew’s Umina

Christmas Eve
4.30pm – Crib Service & Carols, St Andrew’s Umina
11pm – Midnight Mass-St Luke’s Woy Woy

Christmas Day
8am – Service, St Andrew’s Umina
10am – Service, St Luke’s Woy Woy

 

Wyong, St Jame’s

Sun 22 Dec, 6pm- Blue Christmas- Facing Christmas without them (followed by a cuppa & snacks)

Christmas Eve
8pm- Christmas Eve Holy Communion

Christmas Day
9am- Christmas Day Holy Communion