Churches ready for Christmas services

St Robert's RC Church, Morpeth, in winter.
St Robert's RC Church, Morpeth, in winter.

The spirit of Christmas is sweeping through churches across the area, with ample opportunity to join in services.

The following are some of those taking place the next few days.

Hebron – St Cuthbert’s Church: Christmas Eve, Carol Service, 6pm; Christmas Day, Communion Service, 9am.

Mitford – St Mary Magdalene Church: Christmas Eve, Communion Service, 10am; Communion Service, 11pm; Christmas Day, Family Communion Service, 10.30am. There will also be a travelling nativity with carol singing round Fontside from 4pm on Christmas Eve.

Morpeth – Community carols at Costa Coffee, Bridge Street, on Christmas Eve.

Morpeth Baptist Church: Christmas Day, Christmas Worship at Abbeyfields First School, 10.30am.

Morpeth Methodist Church: Christmas Eve, Holy Communion, 11.30pm; Christmas Day, Morning Worship, 10am. Sunday, December 27, Morning Worship, 10am.

New Life Christian Centre: Christmas Eve, Holy Communion, 6pm; Christmas Day, Christmas Worship, 10am.

St Aidan’s Church: Christmas Eve, Holy Communion, 9.15am; Crib Service, 2.30pm; Sunday, December 27, Holy Communion, 10am.

St George’s United Reformed Church: Christmas Eve, Candlelight Service, 11.30pm; Christmas Day, Worship for Christmas Day, 10am; Sunday, December 27, Morning Worship, 10.30am.

St James’s Church: Christmas Eve, Carol Service, 6pm; Christmas Day, Holy Communion, 8am; Family Communion, 10am. Sunday, December 27, Holy Communion, 8am.

St Mary’s Church: Christmas Eve, Carol Service, 6pm; Midnight Mass, 11.30pm.

St Robert’s RC Church: Christmas Eve, Midnight Mass, midnight (carols and readings from 11.30pm); Christmas Day, Mass, 9am; Mass, 11am.

Ponteland – Holy Saviour, Milbourne: Christmas Day, Holy Communion, 11.15am.

Methodist Church, Milbourne: Christmas Eve, Communion Service, 11.15pm.

Ponteland Methodist Church: Christmas Eve, Communion Service, 11.15pm; Christmas Day Service, 10am.

Ponteland United Reformed Church: Christmas Eve, Family Christingle Service, 3.30pm; Christmas Day, Thanksgiving Service, 10am; Sunday, December 27, Approaching New Year Service, 10am.

St Mary’s Church: Christmas Eve, Family Carols, 3pm and 4pm; Carol Service, 7pm; Midnight Mass, 11.30pm; Christmas Day, Holy Communion, 8am; Family Communion, 10am.

St Matthew’s RC Church: Christmas Eve, Carols and Mass, 5pm; Christmas Day Mass, 10.30am.