a picture of Daffodils'May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit'

Romans 15. 13 NRSV

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Daily Devotions for Advent

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A Very British Nativity

A Very British Nativity has been produced by the Joint Public Issues Team and

Holymoorside Carols outside in the Park with The Holymoorside Band

Christmas Eve Saturday 24 December 2016 at 7.00pm

Holymoorside Recreation Ground

On Christmas Eve the Band will be playing for us as usual in the Recreation Ground at 7.00pm for our Village Carol Service.

Whatever the weather the Carol Service will be held outside so please dress accordingly and bring your torch to read the hymn sheets.

Holymoorside Annual Carols and Readings with Holymoorside Band

Saturday 17 December 2016 at 7.00pm

We will be having our annual Carols and Readings with the Holymoorside Band.

Entry is free, but a donation will be requested at the close of the concert.

Some of the readings will be taken from the 2016 Advent Reflections booklet with contributions from all over the East Midlands Synod.

St Andrew's Church Carols By Candlelight: includes a collection for Christian Aid

The collection for Christian Aid at the Carols by Candlelight Service raised £377 which was increased by £155 in Memory of Mr Fred Booker, making a total of £532.


Carols by Candlelight St Andrew's Church Sunday 18 December 2016 at 6.30pm

picture of a single lighted candle

St Andrew's Christingle Service 2 December 2016

picture of a ChristingleA total of 90 Scouts, their Leaders, Parents and members of St Andrew's Church gathered in St Andrew's Church for the annual Christingle Service.

The Scouts enjoyed singing Carols with the words displayed on the Sanctuary wall at the front and a game of charades concerning the Christingle.

St Andrew's Church Christmas Bazaar

St Andrew's Church Christmas Bazaar took place on Saturday 26 November 2016 in the Church Hall.

Holymoorside Church Christmas Bazaar

On Saturday 26 November 2016 we held our Christmas Bazaar. The event went very well and more people than ever came.

The sum raised was £450.00.

Thank you to all the people who manned the stalls and served the refreshments. Thank you for donating all the things on the stalls and then for buying them back again.

Holymoorside Church Family Remembrance Service

picture of a single lighted candle

The Church was full for the Family Remembrance Service held on Sunday 20 November 2016.

Most of the people in Church wanted to light a candle, others preferred to just sit quietly and remember their loved ones.

People then went downstairs where refreshments were being served.


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