And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, who is Christ the Lord. Luke 2:10-11
We love to host Newcastle Christmas services and we look forward to welcoming you to our celebrations this year.. Our Christmas services are held in the grounds of St John’s Church in Cooks Hill (weather permitting) or in the beautiful historic St John’s church building.
2016 Newcastle Christmas Services
Combined Christmas Carols service: Sunday 4 December 2016
7:30pm with free BBQ in the church grounds.
Christmas Eve Services: Saturday 24 December 2016
5:30pm – Interactive Family Carol Service with Nativity Play. 45 minutes (In the church grounds)
7:00pm – Informal Christmas Service with carols & modern worship music. 1 hour (includes holy Communion)
11:00pm – Midnight Mass with traditional carols. Just over 1 hour. (includes Holy Communion)
Christmas Day: Sunday 25 December 2016
9:00am – Traditional Christmas Celebration. 1 hour (includes Holy Communion)
New Year’s Day: Sunday 1 January 2017
10:45am – New Year’s Day service. 1 hour (includes Holy Communion)
12noon – New Year’s Day lunch. Come across to Lowlands Bowling Club after the service and eat from the Bistro or join us for BBQ and Bowls out on the green. Younger kids are welcome and can play in the grounds of Centennial Park.