Christmas at Church without Walls
Christmas is feeling a little different this year but we still have a wide range of services over the Advent and Christmas season, with online offerings, lockdown options and out door socially distant gatheirngs
Whether you are looking a family friendly Christmas Christingle or a reflective quiet service there will be something for you.
Christmas Wreath Making Online
Sunday 29th November 3pm to 4.30pm
Join us for an online workshop making a beautiful green Christmas/Advent wreath. All the resources can be collected on SATURDAY 28TH NOVEMBER from Broughton Rectory, London Rd. Booking is essential so that there are enough resources.
Cost is £8 per person. Feel free to donate more as all money raised is for our two Church without Walls Charities: MK Winter Night Shelter and Embrace the Middle East.
Advent Forest Church
Sunday 6th December @ Willen Lake North
OR if in Lockdown self-guided with resources online
Come and follow the stars as we walk around Willen Lake (north) and enjoy an Advent themed prayers, reflections and activities for all the family. Start at the north end of the lake. Buggy friendly, all dogs on leads.
10am is FULL. Email to get on the waiting list.
Advent Quiet Church
Sunday 13th December 11am to 11.45am @ Milton Keynes Village Hall
In person and online
A reflective service for adults and older children as we prepare to celebrate the coming of Jesus. There are prayers, readings and times of quiet reflection. In person you are required to wear a mask. Will be live on Facebook if you wish to join from home or we are still in lockdown.
To help manage numbers please book.
Christingle Café Church
Sunday 20th December @ Broughton Rectory
OR if in lockdown online with Christingle ‘packs’ collected beforehand.
Join us to make Christingles, share in prayers and worship and celebrate what Christmas is all about! We maybe outside but the welcome will be as warm as always! Put your coat and hat on, bring a blanket and get into the Christmas spirit!
In search of Christmas
Saturday 19th December to Thursday 24th December
An interactive Christmas trail that will lead you around Broughton and Brooklands with different houses to find featuring downloadable QR code posters. Find and scan QR … crack the final code to discover that Jesus is the reason for the season!
The trail ends at Broughton Rectory where there will be a small gift for each family. Resources available here the week before.
Christmas Night Service
Thursday 24th December 11.30pm @ St Lawrence Church, Broughton
In person and online
A candle-lit service of prayer and reflection
There are VERY LIMITED places.
Please note St Lawrence is unheated so dress warmly.