St. Stephen's Church Hightown

....part of the local community.

Date and Day Time Service Clergy, Readers, Sidespersons
Sunday
1st December
Advent Sunday
9:00 am Holy Communion
(Book Of Common Prayer)
Revd. Jan Ashton
10:30 am All Age Eucharist
(Unwrapped Gifts Of Toys Will Be Received)
Revd. Annette Nixon
Mrs. D. Aldis, Mrs. M. Bate
& Mrs. S. Taylor
6:00 pm Advent Taize Service
(With Readings & Songs)
Revd. Jan Ashton
Mr. A. Perkins
Wednesday
4th December
10:30 am Eucharist
(With Prayers)
Revd. Jan Ashton
Thursday
5th December
9:45 am Ecumenical Morning Prayers
(At Our Lady's - CANCELLED)
CANCELLED
Sunday
8th December
Second Sunday
Of Advent
10:30 am Eucharist
(With Healing Ministry)
Revd. Jan Ashton
Mr. G. H. Bailey & Mrs. C. Grove
6:00 pm Evensong
(Book Of Common Prayer)
Mr. John Gibson
Mrs. G. Rowe
Wednesday
11th December
10:30 am Eucharist
(With Prayers)
Revd. Jan Ashton
Sunday
15th December
Third Sunday
Of Advent
10:30 am Family Eucharist
(With Children's Church)
Revd. Jan Ashton
Mr. S. Alty & Miss H. Roberts
6:00 pm Evensong
(Book Of Common Prayer)
Revd. Jan Ashton
Miss J. Johnson
Wednesday
18th December
10:30 am Eucharist
(With Prayers)
Revd. Jan Ashton
Sunday
22nd December
Fourth Sunday
Of Advent
10:30 am Eucharist Revd. Jan Ashton
Mrs. P. Ferris & Mr. B. Taylor
6:00 pm Christmas Carol Service - With Band
(Mulled Wine & Minced Pies To Follow)
Revd. Jan Ashton
Mrs. S. Fraser
Tuesday
24th December
Christmas Eve
3:00 pm Christingle & Crib Service Lots Of Us
5:00 pm Christingle & Crib Service Lots Of Us
7:30 pm First Mass For Christmas
(No Midnight Mass)
Revd. Jan Ashton
Mrs. S. Fraser
Wednesday
25th December
Christmas Day
9:00 am Communion For Christmas
(Book Of Common Prayer)
Revd. Jan Ashton
10:30 am Eucharist For Christmas
(Shorter & More Informal)
Revd. Annette Nixon
Thursday
26th December
St. Stephen's Day
10:00 am Eucharist
(With A Warm Welcome to Our Dogs,
Short Walk To Beach After The Service)
Revd. Jan Ashton
Sunday
29th December
First Sunday
Of Christmas
10:30 am Eucharist Revd. Jan Ashton
Mrs. B. Cresswell & Mrs. H. Munro
6:00 pm Evensong
(Book Of Common Prayer)
Dr. Colin Goodyear
Mr. P. Blackburn

By popular request - No Midnight Mass at St. Stephen's this year.
Instead we celebrate the First Mass of Christmas at 7:30p.m. on Christmas Eve.


Please Note:  - New Day & Time of the Mid Week Eucharist - Now Wednesday @ 10:30 am
You are invited to join us for coffee after the 10:30am Sunday Service.
Evening Services follow the Book Of Common Prayer.


 A Short ecumenical prayer service is held in Hightown at 9:45am on the first Thursday of every month,
alternately in Our Lady's and St. Stephen's Church.
Unfortunately the December Service has had to be cancelled - The January Service is at St Stephen's.
All Are Welcome