A Sensational Sing-along at Thorney Hill

What a great way to spend an afternoon. Vicar Ben, in true rock star style, graced the stage on piano a little later than planned, which meant the audience were primed and ready to enthusiastically shout out requests and loudly sing carols. With a host of friendly and fantastic people, plenty of carols, lots ofContinue reading “A Sensational Sing-along at Thorney Hill”

A Wonderful Week at St Mary’s to Celebrate Christmas – Starting on the 18th December

Wow – there is a lot going on at St Mary’s this coming week to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. Come and join the celebrations, bring your family, friends and neighbours – or just bring yourself! For the carol service, if singing great carols, watching the debut from the new choir and listening toContinue reading “A Wonderful Week at St Mary’s to Celebrate Christmas – Starting on the 18th December”

Two Exciting Events at St Mary’s this Weekend!

Fancy belting out some carols with a great bunch of people, with the opportunity to listen to a great Christmas talk provided by Vicar Ben? Then come on down to St Mary’s at 18.30 on Sunday for their annual Christmas Carol Service to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. Refreshments will be served afterwards andContinue reading “Two Exciting Events at St Mary’s this Weekend!”

Christmas at Thorney Hill

On Sunday Vicar Ben led the carol service in the beautiful setting of Thorney Hill Church – it really was a very special and intimate service celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ. If you missed the service but still want to have a good old Christmas sing-song, Ben will be taking requests and tinkering on theContinue reading “Christmas at Thorney Hill”

A Magical Evening for the Carol Service at St Michael’s, Hinton

What a brilliant night! St Michael’s hosted the Sandleheath Concert Band who entertained and delighted  by playing Christmas greats such as Stop the Cavalry and Silent Night, and of course, accompanying the congregation through all the Christmas carols. Vicar Ben provided a thoughtful and inspiring Christmas talk to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, andContinue reading “A Magical Evening for the Carol Service at St Michael’s, Hinton”

A Great Start to the Christmas Season at St Mary’s

What a great weekend at St Mary’s to kick-off the Christmas season. We had the New Forest Orchestra perform and also the Christingle Service with the band playing, kids enjoying the sweets and oranges (and a few of the adults too!), which was followed by a social get-together for tea and biscuits. Were you there?Continue reading “A Great Start to the Christmas Season at St Mary’s”