Although it is still but the 4th Sunday in Advent, Christmas cheer abounded at the annual Family Carol Service by Candlelight.
As it usually does the Carol Service moved us in song and scripture along the road from Advent, and the latent joy of preparing and anticipating, to the announcement of the Saviour's birth.
Our school children led two contemporary carols; we prayed for those closest to us, for our nation and the world and following the blessing and final carol, we repaired to the Parish Hall for Mince Pies and a glass of wine. and some festive fellowship.
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