Church Services

St Mary’s, Monxton Church Services: December 2019                


First Sunday of Advent – 1 December
10am          Grateley       Benefice Service        Rev Vanessa Cole
Quarley        Lighting of Tree                                 Rev Christopher Walker

Second Sunday of Advent – 8 December
9.15 am        Amport         Family Service              Rev Matthew Grayshon
10.00 am      Grateley       Morning Worship          Geoff Wortley
11.00 am      Monxton     Advent Communion    Rev Matthew Grayshon
6.00 pm        Quarley        Great Lives

Third Sunday of Advent – 15 December
8.00 am        Monxton      Holy Communion       Rev Matthew Grayshon
10.00 am      Grateley       Family Service              MC
11.00 am      Amport         Holy Communion          Rev Matthew Grayshon
6.00 pm        Quarley        Evensong                     Rev Christopher Walker

18th December
7.00 pm        Grateley       Carol Service                Rev Vanessa Cole

19th December
10.00am       Grateley       Grateley House             Rev Vanessa Cole
6.00 pm        Amport         Lessons and Carols      Rev Matthew Grayshon

Fourth Sunday of Advent – 22 December
10.00 am       Grateley       Crib Service                   Rev Vanessa Cole
11.00 am        Monxton     Carols/Communion     Rev Matthew Grayshon
6.00 pm         Amport         Evensong                      Geoff Wortley
6.00 pm         Quarley        Carol Service                Miss Charmian Howarth

Christmas Eve
3.30 pm         Amport         Crib/Christingle             Rev Matthew Grayshon
11.00 pm       Amport         Midnight Communion    Rev Matthew Grayshon

Christmas Day
9.30 am         Grateley       Holy Communion          AW
9.30 am         Quarley        Holy Communion          Rev Christopher Walker
10.00 am        Monxton     Family Communion     Rev Matthew Grayshon

First Sunday after Christmas
10.00 am       Monxton  Team Holy Communion    Rev Matthew Grayshon

BCP = Book of Common Prayer
CW = Common Worship Order 1

Getting hold of the Clergy:
Team Rector: Vacancy
Team Vicar: Revd Vanessa Cole (01264 782615)
Associate Priest: Revd Matthew Grayshon (01264 502175/ 07960 299434)
Licensed Lay Ministers: Charmian Howarth (01264 710221), Geoff Wortley (01264 889426)
Vanessa normally has her day off on Friday. Apart from that, she will normally endeavour to answer any messages the same day, but if the matter is urgent, there is also a clergy mobile number (07790 998646) for calls or texts.
Baptisms: Chris Rose  (01264 781257 or will book with the vicar and hand over to the parish baptism contacts to arrange the details.
Weddings: Please contact the Team Vicar, Vanessa Cole, first to confirm the date. She will then put you in contact with Kristle Oostendorp (01264 889234) to co-ordinate the details.