The season of Advent is a season of preparation, as we draw close to welcoming the Christ Child. Advent incorporates the four Sundays preceding Christmas. The themes of Advent are Hope, Joy, Peace and Love.
Here are the events in the parish. Please feel welcome to join us.
Advent 1: On Sunday 3 December at 9.30am we begin the season of Advent by gathering at All Souls. The service will also be live Streamed.
A very UN-Traditional Christmas On Sunday 3 December, from 6.20pm - 8.20pm the Clevedon site hosts an interactive, family event which explores the traditions associated with Christmas. Entry is by donation of your choosing ($5/$10/$15/$20) and an item of non-perishable food for the Auckland City Mission or a Child's gift for The Anglican Trust for Women & Children. Visit this tab to choose your entry time and buy tickets: A very UN-traditional Christmas
Advent 2: Lessons & Carols for Advent On Sunday 10 December at 9.30am at Christ Church, Alfriston, our morning worship will be shaped around carols for the season of the Advent. Please bring an unwrapped, new gift for a child, to be donated to the Anglican Trust for Women and Children.
Advent 3: Sunday 17 December Our morning worship will be at 9.30am at Alfriston and Clevedon. At 7.30pm we will join with Clevedon Presbyterian in their Christmas Carol Service.
Advent 4: Sunday 24 December Our morning worship will be at 9.30am at Christ Church, Alfriston.
Christmas Eve: Saturday 24 December We begin our celebration of Christmas with a candle lit service at 10.00pmat All Souls Clevedon.
Christmas Day: Sunday 25 December Our morning worship will be at 9.30am at Christ Church, Alfriston and All Souls, Clevedon.
New Year's Eve: Sunday 31 December We farewell the year together in morning worship at 9.30am at Christ Church, Alfriston