Services in the Benefice during December 2018



 The Parish Churches

  • St Andrew, Hurstbourne Priors
  • St Nicholas, Longparish
  • St Peter, St Mary Bourne
  • St James, Woodcott

Services for December in the Parish Churches in the Bright Waters Benefice

Sunday 2nd December
8.00am St Mary Bourne Holy Communion
11.00am Longparish Family Communion and Dedication of Reordering
11.00am Hurstbourne Priors Family Communion
6.00pm St Mary Bourne Evensong
Woodcott No service
Sunday 9th December
9.30am  Woodcott Holy Communion
9.30am Hurstbourne Priors Family Worship
11.00am Longparish Family Worship
11.00am St Mary Bourne Family Communion
4.00pm St Mary Bourne Christingle
Sunday 16th December
8.00am St Mary Bourne Holy Communion
11.00 am Hurstbourne Priors Carol Service
4.00pm Woodcott Childrens' Nativity and Crib Service
6.00 pm Longparish Carol Service
6.00 pm St Mary Bourne Carol Service
Sunday 23rd December
3.00pm Hurstbourne Priors Benefice Nativity Service Chapmansford Farmhouse Barn (RG28 7RR)
                 Christmas Eve
5.00am Longparish Christingle
11.30pm Longparish Midnight Communion
11.30pm St Mary Bourne Midnight Communion
                Christmas Day
8.00am St Mary Bourne Christmas Communion
9.30am Hurstbourne Priors Christmas Communion
9.30am Woodcott Christmas Communion
11.00am Longparish Christmas Communion
11.00am St Mary Bourne Christmas Communion
               Sunday 30th December
11.00am St Mary Bourne End of Year Service

Midweek Services and other activities in December

Holy Communion:

St Mary Bourne: Thursdays, 9.30am in St Peters (not on 27th December)

Longparish:  Tuesdays 9.30 - for venue please phone Georgi Leask 720829

 Bible Study and Prayers

Tuesday 18th December 11.00am in The Vicarage (St Mary Bourne)

Home Group

Thursdays (not 13th)   3.30pm at 4 Applegate, St Mary Bourne

Thursday 13th 11.30am  The Vicarage, St Mary Bourne

Pints of View

There is no pints of view in December

Friday Reflections

Friday 7th December 7.00pm in The School House, Hurstbourne Priors


Thursday 13th December in St Peters at 2.15

Messy Church

Saturday December 8th from 4pm to 6 pm - Village Centre, St Mary Bourne