Christ the King

Advent Sunday

Family Communion 0930

Sunday December 1st is Advent Sunday. – the start of a new church year. [Specifically Year A in the church’s three year cycle of readings.] It also marks the month or so of preparation leading up to the great festival of Christmas and the birth of Christ.  At St John’s there will be a Family Communion service at 0930 entitled Light in the Darkness led by the Vicar, the Revd Juliette Hulme. The Preacher is our Lay Reader, Canon Judy Anderson.

At 1800 there is a Service of Light at St john the Baptist Church, Hindon, led by the Revd Mark Hayter with music provided by the Hindon and Chilmark Choir.

During Advent there are no flowers and the colour of the altar frontal is purple.

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