Fordcombe's village church

Events

Family Service

Family Service

Sunday Next before Advent: Christ the King Reading: John 18:33-37 33 Then Pilate entered into the judgment hall again, and called Jesus, and said unto him, Art thou the King of the Jews? 34 Jesus answered him, Sayest thou this thing of thyself, or did others tell it thee of me? 35 Pilate answered, Am I a Jew? […]

Fellowship

St Peter’s Fellowship

Thirty Third meeting of the St Peter’s Fellowship. Subject: Reflections for Advent Resources can be found on the St Peter’s Fellowship activity page, together with an archive of notes from previous meetings.

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Holy Communion

First Sunday of Advent The Collect Almighty God, give us grace that we may cast away the works of darkness, and put upon us the armour of light, now in the time of this mortal life, in which thy Son Jesus Christ came to visit us in great humility; that in the last day, when he […]

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Sung Eucharist

Second Sunday of Advent Reading: Philippians 1:3-11 3 I thank my God upon every remembrance of you, 4 Always in every prayer of mine for you all making request with joy, 5 For your fellowship in the gospel from the first day until now; 6 Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work […]

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Holy Communion

Fourth Sunday of Advent The Collect O Lord, raise up (we pray thee) thy power, and come among us, and with great might succour us; that whereas, through our sins and wickedness, we are sore let and hindered in running the race that is set before us, thy bountiful grace and mercy may speedily help […]

Carol-Service-2015

Carol Service and Blessing of the Crib

Christmas Eve. The carol service is extremely popular, please do arrive in good time to be seated. Members of the congregation are invited to choose their favourite carols as we eagerly anticipate Christmas day; to celebrate and reflect on the birth of our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, over 2,000 years ago. During the service […]

Adoration of the Shepherds

Christmas Sung Eucharist

Christmas Day Reading: Hebrews 1.1-12 God, who at sundry times and in divers manners spake in time past unto the fathers by the prophets, 2 Hath in these last days spoken unto us by his Son, whom he hath appointed heir of all things, by whom also he made the worlds; 3 Who being the […]

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Sung Eucharist

First Sunday of Christmas Reading: Colossians 3:12-17 12 Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering; 13 Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye. 14 And above all these […]

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Holy Communion

Epiphany The Collect O God, who by the leading of a star didst manifest thy only-begotten Son to the Gentiles: Mercifully grant, that we, which know thee now by faith, may after this life have the fruition of thy glorious Godhead; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. The Epistle Ephesians 3.1-12 For this cause I […]

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Sung Eucharist

Second Sunday of Epiphany Reading: Acts 8:14-17 14 Now when the apostles which were at Jerusalem heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent unto them Peter and John: 15 Who, when they were come down, prayed for them, that they might receive the Holy Ghost: 16 (For as yet he was fallen upon none […]