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Tag: Christmas

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Crib Service

It is 2.30pm on Christmas Eve, so it must be time for the annual crib service.  Actually, as the church only holds 250, we have to have two Crib Services with the whole thing being repeated at 3.30pm.  If you want a seat, you really do need to get there early for your preferred time,…
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I am the Lord’s servant…

So, we are on the Fourth Sunday in Advent, where we remember Mary’s obedience to God’s call to a very special task. We are all familiar with the many interpretations in movies and art throughout the generations of this meeting between Gabriel and Mary –  we probably each have a favourite idea of how we…
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Christmas Greeting from our friends at SWYM

A lovely Christmas message from our good friends at SWYM , For those of you at St Edward’s Church Eggbuckland you may see a familiar face at 1.40″!!!! Merry Christmas to all at SWYM from all of us at St Edwards Church. Eggbuckland. Plymouth Paul Friend, Jemma Ponsford, Kath Entrican, Libby Adeline Marsh, Ben-Sarah, Andy…
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Christingle at Courtlands Thursday 17th Dec 2015

Shared in a lovely Christingle service at Courtlands School Plymouth today – some lovely singing. The children made the Christingles really well and was a very special moment when they held the lit candles so carefully and sang the Christingle song. Well done Courtlands School! Also a special thank you to Stuart Parry for making the…
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Eggbuckland Village Community Christmas Light Switch-on & Fair

What a fantastic evening we had at the Eggbuckland Village Community Xmas Light switch on & Fair. A huge thank you to so many who came out to support and be part of this community event – even in the rain! A very special thank you to our local businesses and stall holders who went…
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Messy Christingle 13th Dec 2015 3pm

What a wonderful time we had at Messy Christingle this afternoon (Sunday 13th Dec). A huge thank you to everyone for coming to support and a special thank you to st edwards church school Plymouth choir – you sounded great looking forward to the ks2 carol service Monday and Tuesday this week ! A big…
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Annual Ward Councillors Christmas Lunch @ St Edward’s church hall 12th Dec

Another great annual community lunch – huge thanks to our local ward councillors cllrs Ian, Lynda& Paul and Eggbuckland Youth Action for organising it, many generous donors for gifts for the raffle and table decorations and Eggbuckland Community Choir and Steve C, Steve D, Joyce D and Barry for their musical entertainment and ‘woody’ the…
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Waiting: Proclaiming as we wait

It is the third Sunday in Advent on 13th and we are over halfway through this season of preparation.  Not just for Christmas, although often Advent gets lost in amongst the present buying, and watching Miracle on 34th Street yet again, but preparing ourselves as we wait for Christ’s return (cf. John 14:1-3). Traditionally, when…
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