Sunday November 28th 2021, The First Sunday of Advent

Services for Sunday 28th November

10am  Holy Communion service led by Revd Ian Price
Live and Online. You can watch online at 10am or later by clicking on:
12.00 noon  Baptism Service we welcome the family and friends of Emmy Thompson
6.30pm Advent Carol Service

Services for Wednesday 1st December

10am Holy Communion service led by Paul Mellars

Forthcoming services

Sunday 5th December  10.00am Holy Communion
  5.00pm Christingle Service
Sunday 12th December  10.00am Holy Commuinion
  12 noon Baptism Service
Sunday 19th December 8.00am Holy Communion
  10am  Holy Communion
  6.30pm Carols by Candlelight  


Jeremiah 33:14-16
Luke 21:25-36

Almighty God,
as your kingdom dawns,
turn us from the darkness of sin to the
light of holiness,
that we may be ready to meet you
in our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ.  AMEN

Please remember in your prayers: Sally MacLaurin, Marion Giles, Bernard Broadhead,
Pat Walker, Edith Hobson, Faye Jowell, Brenda Jones, Jonathan Prescott, Elaine Godwin,
Joan Jones, Becca Evers, Malcolm Styan and Emily (Ian Price’s granddaughter)

We also remember the family and friends of Doris Hainsworth, Doug Pashley, Antony Radford and Annette Whitham

Coffee after the Sunday services - 11.45am by Zoom:
We invite you to “virtual” after (or before??) service refreshments, by clicking on the link below at 11.45 am or afterwards.
Please bring you own coffee or …?

Church open for private prayer
The church will normally be open for private prayer every day from 9.30am – 4pm

The Parish Office opening hours
The office is normally open to visitors Monday to Friday 9.30am – 12.00pm

Christmas Tree Festival 2021
Friday 26th November to Sunday 5th December
11am – 6pm (Sundays 12 – 6pm)

Responsible social distancing and mask wearing encouraged!
Please encourage friends to come!
General queries: Jill & Tony Bethell;
Refreshments: Jean Hobson

Christian Aid Mini-Book Sale on Market Day Thursday 2nd December
The Christian Aid Committee has taken a stall at the weekly Dronfield market in the Civic Hall to further raise funds from the sale of books. Please call in to support us, along with the market itself. In particular there will be several quality hardbacks for sale that could perhaps make ideal Christmas presents! All being well, the next fund raising occasion will be the Sainsbury’s Christmas Carol Sing which has been arranged for the morning of Saturday December 18th

Advent Carol Service. Sunday 28th November at 6.30pm.

On Sunday evening we have another special service in the Parish Church; an Advent Carol Service. It’s a mixture or readings and music and hymns. The hymns include some traditional Advent favourites and the more recent Longing for light. And then the choir will sing three anthems to include a Mendelssohn piece, a gospel piece and a piece that is Celtic in style.

Everyone welcome.


Wednesdays at Eight  Organ Recital don’t miss next months Organ Recital on Wednesday 1st December at 8.00pm. Derek Glover the Organist and Associate Director of Music at St John the Evangelist, Ranmoor, Sheffield will be playing. Refreshments are provided.


Ladies Voices Christmas Charity Concert.
Saturday 11th December 2021 at 7.00pm

Tickets are just £5 each.

You can watch online if you prefer not to come, also £5 per person.

All the money raised will be split equally between Roundabout Sheffield and Baby Basics Sheffield.

You can speak to members of the group, me or email to get your tickets. We also have an online prize draw with some great prizes,

Further details on


Dronfield Genquip Band Christmas Concert.

Sunday 5th December at St Mary’s Church, Unstone.

Tickets are £7.50 and refreshments are provided.

Book direct by contacting 

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