St Nicholas Church at the corner of Church Road with the A191, Station Road. The junction is closed to vehicles. The nearest Metro station is South Gosforth (immediately opposite the church), and there are bus stops on Station Road, outside the church.
Advent & Christmas 2014 at Gosforth Parish Church
Sunday 7 December : Festival of St. Nicholas
The real Father Christmas
10.00 a.m. Family Celebration Eucharist
Monday 15 —Friday 19 December
Christmas Breakfast Butties 8– 8.45 a.m.
Free bacon butties for all with a “Happy Christmas”
as you pass your parish church
Wednesday 17 December 6 p.m.
Community Carol Service
to commemorate the Christmas Truce of 1914
Saturday 20 December 2.00-4.30 “Messy Christmas”
Children’s art and craft afternoon ending with carols round the tree. Free
Wednesday 24 December
3.30pm Crib Service
The Christmas story for younger children
– come dressed as a shepherd/angel/king etc.
6.30pm Traditional Candlelit Carol Service
doors open at 6 p.m.
11.30pm Midnight Mass by Candlelight
doors open at 11.00 p.m.
Thursday 25 December
8am Holy Communion
10am Christmas Family Eucharist
4.30p.m. Evening Prayer
—a short time of said prayer to end the day
7 .30 Morning Prayer
8.00 Holy Communion - a quiet, traditional service, 25 minutes
10.00 a.m. Family Parish Eucharist
(together with Sunday School and Junior Church )
about 70 minutes with hymns and music followed by coffee and chat.
Traditional language, hymns, a sermon and prayers, about an hour
Tuesday Evening Eucharist (7.30 p.m.)
a time of quiet, reflective worship, lasts about 35 minutes.
Wednesdays : Big Bear's Tiny Church
alternate weeks (see What's On), 9.30 a.m. for an hour, for parents with toddlers
Wednesdays: Abbeyfield Communion, Homedown House Communion
(both 10.30 a.m.) - all very welcome. For details see What's On Page and Calendar.
Thursday Holy Communion (10.00 a.m.)
Using the Book of Common Prayer. There is a sermon. Afterwards we have coffee in church. 25+ worshippers.
Monday : 8.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Tuesday : 8.00 a.m. and 7.00 p.m.
Wednesday 8.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Thursday : 9.15 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Friday : 9.15 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
Saturday 5.00 p.m.
(please see What's On page or Calnedar for any changes)
CLERGY CONTACT DETAILS
VICAR: Revd. Canon Philip Cunningham, The Vicarage, 17 Rectory Rd. Gosforth NE3 1XR 0191 285 1326 email@example.com
Assistant Priest : Revd. Michael Douglass 44 Regent Rd. Gosforth NE3 1ED
0191 2850977 m. firstname.lastname@example.org
Curate: Revd. Tom Birch
Readers: Canon Ron and Olwyn Black 44 Bowsden Terrace NE3 1RX
0191 2846718 email@example.com
Derek Oliver : 285 5750, Gill Mitchell 213 5994/285 4111,
David Young: 284 6142, Anne Moran : 213 5243
Church Hall Secretary: 284 6142
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