HOLY DAYS AND FESTIVALS

 

Christmas Eve; First Communion of Christmas                          10:00pm                All Saints

 

Christmas Day; Children's Service at                                         9:45am                  All Saints

This Service is very well attended

 

Ash Wednesday; Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes     10:30am                 All Saints Tower Chapel

 

Maundy Thursday; Holy Communion and Washing of Feet         10:30am                All Saints Tower Chapel

 

Ascension Day. A Service of Holy Communion is held at either Wistow or Cawood on alternating years.

 

Harvest Thanksgiving is on the last Sunday in September at 3:00pm followed by a Harvest Tea across the road in the Methodist Church.

Always well supported by the villagers.

The next day Harvest Baskets are delivered to pensioners in the village and any who are in hospital or nursing homes.

 

All Souls Day; An evening service of Holy Communion for the departed is held, to which all those who have lost loved ones in the year receive an invitation, and we have a list for the congregation to add names.

 

A recent addition has been Christingle held on the first Monday of December. At this service we can honestly say we do get a full church. Year 6 children at school make the Christingles on Monday morning, about 130-150 are made

 

Dorothy