Services

Children receiving a lit christingle as a sign of Jesus as the light of the world
At the christingle service in mid December children receive an orange with a lit candle in the middle - this signifies the coming of Jesus as a light to the world.

The warden gets a helping hand with the hymn numbers
The warden gets a helping hand with the hymn numbers

Services

In December the services in our churches do not always follow the usual pattern; please check on the December calendar. All churches hold candlelit Carol Services and there are special services on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Click here to see the calendar for December.

Click here to see the calendar for January.

Sunday Service Pattern

Church1st Sunday2nd Sunday3rd Sunday4th Sunday
Ashover
10.45 am
Holy CommunionFamily ServiceHoly CommunionHoly Communion
Brackenfield
9.15 am
Holy CommunionMorning PrayerNo serviceHoly Communion
Handley
10.45 am
No serviceMorning WorshipHoly CommunionMorning Worship
Wessington
9.15 am
No serviceHoly CommunionHoly CommunionFamily Service

If there is a fifth Sunday in the month then there is one service for all the churches with the venue rotating round the churches - please check details on the calendar for the month. Plus every second Sunday in the month there is Sunday at 6, a meeting for prayer and reflection at 6 pm upstairs in the Bassett Rooms, Ashover.

Children are welcome in services

Each church has a children's corner with books and games for young children and they are welcome at all services - see the Youth page for activites for youngsters of all ages.

Accessible to all

Each church also has easy access facilities, toilets and, apart from Brackenfield church, a hearing aid loop.