Dates for Christmas Services & Events 2023
Nativity Treasure Hunt ... from Saturday 10th December, 4.00pm
Follow the free nativity trail and claim your prize from the Treasure Chest! Open until Christmas. Details coming shortly.
Nativity from Scratch .... Sunday 17th December, 10.30am
Children are invited to come dressed as a character from the Nativity story and to help tell the story of the birth of Jesus. Costumes will also be available on the day. An ideal celebration of Christmas for families with young children.
Carol Service by Candlelight...Sunday 17th December, 6.30pm
Mulled wine and minced pies afterwards.
Carols at the Outdoor Crib ... Thursday 21st December, 7.30pm
Join us as we gather outside St Matthew’s to sing your favourite carols, accompanied by Yiewsley & West Drayton Band. A great way to get into the Christmas mood. Enjoy warm refreshments afterwards!
Christingle & Crib Service ... Christmas Eve, 4.00pm
For all ages. Come and receive a ‘Christingle’ orange, symbolising the meaning of Christmas. A great way to start your Christmas celebrations, whatever your age.
Midnight Mass ... Christmas Eve, 11.30pm
Also livestreamed to St Matthew’s YouTube Channel.
All Age Christmas Communion ... Christmas Day, 10.30am
An informal service for Christmas Day. Children can bring their new toys!