Churches ready for Christmas services

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

Thursday, 22nd December 2016, 15:37 pm
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 14:11 pm
St Aidan's Church in Stobhill, Morpeth. Picture by Jane Coltman.

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

Hebron – Carols on the Green: 6pm today (Thursday). St Cuthbert’s Church: Christmas Eve, Carol Service, 6pm; Christmas Day, Communion Service, 9am.

Mitford – St Mary Magdalene Church: Christmas Eve, Nativity Service, 4pm; Communion Service, 11pm; Christmas Day, Family Communion Service, 10.30am.

Morpeth – 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. New Life Christian Centre: Christmas Day, Christmas Worship, 10am. St Aidan’s Church: Christmas Eve, Crib Service, 2.30pm; Carol Service, 6pm. St George’s United Reformed Church: Christmas Eve, Candlelight Service, 11.30pm; Christmas Day, Worship for Christmas Day, 10am; St James’s Church: Christmas Eve, silent night quiet reflections, 3.30pm; Carol Service, 6pm; Christmas Day, Holy Communion, 8am; Family Communion, 10am. 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, 11.30pm. Ponteland Methodist Church: Christmas Day Service, 10am. Ponteland United Reformed Church: Christmas Day 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, Carol Service, 4.30pm, Mass, 5pm; Christmas Day Mass, 10.30am.

Stannington – St Mary’s Parish Church: Christmas Eve, Crib Service, 4pm; Midnight Mass, 11.30pm; Christmas Day, Holy Communion, 10am.