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Christmas at St Peter's

Join in with our events and interactive projects below, or tune in for our virtual Sunday services.

 

All events will be free to attend, socially-distanced, Covid-secure and subject to the latest restrictions. Please bring your own face mask. Due to reduced capacity and NHS Track & Trace, most require booking in advance. See below for details about what's on and how to book.

Our in-person services will be capped at 30% capacity

so please book in early to avoid disappointment.

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Advent windows

Decorate your window with a nativity theme based on a line from a Christmas carol and then post the photo online.

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Prayer Stars

Cut out some stars, write on them things you would like us to pray for and leave them at the church.

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Record a reading

Video yourself reading this passage, email it to us and we'll create a Brackley community montage which we'll show at Christingle services and online. 

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Handel's Messiah

Listen to Christmassy excerpts of a classic recording, interspersed with commentary. We had hoped to serve mulled wine cannot serve refreshments so feel free to bring your own beverage! St Peter's Church, 7.30-8.30pm.

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Blue Christmas

 Christmas isn't fun for everyone. This will be a service that acknowledges the sadness and offers hope. Come and sit quietly or light a candle in memory of a loved one. St Peter's Church, 7.30-8.15pm.

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Sun 13 Dec

Brackley Carol Service

Representatives from Brackley churches & schools bringing an online carol service to your living room at 4:30pm on Sunday 13th (click below for YouTube channel). LifeChurch are even delivering free mince pies!

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Christingle Pack Collection

Come to the church between 10am and 12pm to collect an exciting DIY Christingle pack for each child attending the service. 

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Christmas Eve Christingles

15-minute services every half hour in church, starting at 3pm. Nativity costumes welcome (if non-flammable!). Pick up your Christingle components at church on morning of Monday 21 Dec.

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Christmas Day

Celebrate 'God with us' at our all-age Communion service. 9.30-10.30am.

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Christmas Shoeboxes

We are still a drop-off point for Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes. Follow these instructions and leave your boxes by the font between 9am and 12 noon on Sundays or Wednesdays (13th Dec latest).

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Christmas Tree Festival

As usual, all local groups are welcome to decorate a small artificial tree (up to 3ft), without lights but with reference to your organisation. Call Caroline (07845 397168) for details.

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Church open for private prayer

The church will be open (and heated) for private prayer between 9am and 12 noon on Wednesday and Sunday mornings, in addition to the 9:30am Sunday services.

 
 

If any changes are required to these events due to an update in government guidance we will share that information here and on our Facebook page.