The Parish of Easby with Skeeby,
Brompton on Swale
and Bolton on Swale
Parochial Church Council Meeting (PCC)
St Paul's Church, Brompton on Swale 7pm
Tuesday 14th November.
Please pray for all members of the PCC as we continue to pray and discern who God is calling us to be as His church in this generation within our communities and beyond.
November 12th 2017 is when we remember those service men and women who have given their lives for others to live in the freedom we enjoy in the UK and other areas of the world.
Our Services this year are:
10am St Paul's Brompton on Swale, where the Uniformed Organisations will join us in church as we worship God, we will then walk down to the cenotaph for 11am where we will hold our Act Of Remembrance, Laying Wreaths and holding two minutes silence.
10.30am Scorton Village Memorial Hall, We will meet with the Uniformed Organisations and parade over to the Memorial Hall for our service to begin at 10.45. There will be an An Act of Remembrance and two minutes silence at 11am.
10.30am St Agatha's Skeeby, We will hold our usual 10.30 Service of Holy Communion, during which we will hold an Act of Remembrance at 11am.
Saturday 18th November 10 - 4pm
Fairly Traded Christmas Shopping
Northcliffee, Gatherley Road, Brompton on Sale
There will be "Big Christmas Shopping Day"
at Northcliffe, Gatherley Road, Brompton on Swale.
As well as the usual food products there will be Christmas congectioery, Advent Calendars, with or without chocolate! Christmas cards, Crafts and lots of gift items. The is s great time to find a present that is a little bit different whilst helping to change the lives of people around the world.
Saint Francis Xavier School, Saturday 2nd December from 9am - 1pm
We are holding our fourth Bake off to support the work of St George's Crypt in Leeds.
The Crypt Support all those who live with homelessness, drink, drug and alcohol dependancies. We bake beautiful delicacies to make Christmas a little more pleasurable for those who have little in their lives. If you would like to be part of The Bake Off please contact Rachel at Children&Youth@esbb.co.uk
Chrstingle - Advent Sunday 10.30am
A wonderful opportunity for us to make our own Christingle as we help those living in difficult circumstances. Lots of activities, games and fun as we worship together.
The church of St Agatha, Easby, Sunday 10th December
BCP Holy Communion - 09am
Blessing of the Christmas Tree, 10.30am
A wonderful opportunity to share in the joy of the Christmas tree as we dress the church for Christmas, with lots of dressing up, activities, music, drama and fun.
Blue Christmas, 3pm
Christmas and its preparation can be a time of sadness for some, as we aproach this time, you are welcome to bring all of your sadness and offer those to God, in our Blue Christmas event, knowing he listens to all of our prayers.
Carols in the parish
St Paul's church, Brompton on Swale, Wednesday 13th December 7.30pm
We are delighted to have Brompton on Swale Ladies Choir lead us in our first Carol Service of the year. After the Carol Service we will share refreshments, friendship and fellowship together.
Sunday 17th December
St Mary's church, Bolton on Swale,2pm
St Agatha's church, Skeeby 7pm
Both of these services have readings, poetry, reflection and carols helping us prepare to celebrate again the birth of our Lord Jesus
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
St Agatha Skeeby
09.00am - Morning Worship
10.30am - Parish Holy Communion
With a real baby Jesus and lots of opportunities to dress up and be part of the Christmas story:
1pm, St Mary's, Bolton on Swale
4pm, St Paul's, Brompton Swale
Bethlehem Time of Holy Comumunion
9pm, St Mary's, Bolton on Swale
Midnight Service of Holy Communion
11pm, St Paul',s Brompton on Swale
Christmas morning Services of Holy Communion
08am, St Agatha's, Easby
09am, St Agatha's Skeeby