Everyone is welcome - young and old - to join us for some carol singing around Cherry Hinton.
We will meet about 5.45 in The At Andrew's Church Centre to warm up and then move on to join the residents at The Glebe at 6pm. From there we will move on to Talbot House (approx 6.30) and then we will end the evening at the Red Lion.
Come along with old friends, make some new friends and bring Christmas Cheer to the village.
Sunday 3rd December, 4pm - Bells at Christmas, featuring children's choir City Singers & local bell ringers
Sunday 10th December, 4pm - Harps at Christmas, beautiful harp music performed by young and old
Thursday 14th December, 3.30pm - After School Christingle, celebrating the Light of the World.
Sunday 17th December, 6pm Carole Service, a traditional carol service celebrating Emmanuel: God with us
Sunday 24th December, 11am and 4pm - Nativity Play, celebrating Christmas for all the family
Sunday 24th December, 11pm - Midnight Mass
Sunday 25th December, 10am - Christmas Day Service, carols around the tree followed by optional communion
A whole new community -- 1200 homes, a primary and secondary school and community hub are planned for land just north of Cherry Hinton. Come and have your say on what kind of community you want this to be -- Your vision for a healthy new community which relates well to existing Cherry Hinton.
A chance to influence the shape of the new development (1200 houses) earmarked for land just north of Cherry Hinton. Do pop in and talk to the developers who will be displaying their plans at St Andrew's all afternoon.
Bring your non perishable food donations for Jimmy's Night Shelter to our 10am Harvest Service, as we give back some of what we've been given! Harvest Lunch follows the service, bring a contribution and tuck in to a feast, with traditional music to complete the festivities. All are welcome, church-goers or not, to come along and help to continue the long standing tradition of celebrating the harvest.
At St Andrew's come and join in the Prayer Breakfast on Saturday 8:30am. Free breakfast and a chance to hear a Chaplain from Addenbrookes talk about 'Prayer at Times of Illness'.
On Saturday afternoon a prayer walk begins at St Andrew's at 2:30pm. We'll walk through the village remembering before God everything we see, arriving at St James, Wulfstan Way by about 3:30. After a stop there, we'll carry on to St John's, Hills Rd, where we can join the families at Messy Church for tea. 2.6 miles one way, add on a shorter route back for a 5 mile round trip walk with plenty of refreshment.
The other churches have many more activities over the weekend. Please see their websites for all the details.
The Church looks up at Ascension!! .... come and celebrate with wonderful music and a glass of fizz afterwards.
Cherry Hinton's Robin Greenwood (Head of Programme Delivery at Christian Aid) will speak during the church service and Pansi Katenga, who leads the work of Christian Aid in Malawi, will be our guest speaker after lunch. Lunch is free, but donations equal to the cost of your usual Sunday lunch requested. Lunch begins at noon, and everyone is welcome to come to the service, the lunch, or both!