2018 Christmas Services and Events


St George's


Come and celebrate God's gift of life to us this Christmas




Men's meal

Thursday 6th December

A meal out for men at the Biddick club.

Contact the office or sign up at the back of church to book a place.


Advent Cafe

Sunday 9th December, 10 am.

A celebration of Advent in an informal and family friendly cafe style. Ideal for those with little one who enjoy making noise and those looking to connect with God in a contemporary and alternative way


Mothers’ Union Carol Service

Monday 10th December, 2.00pm

with mince pies - All Welcome


Monday Club Christmas Party

Monday 10th December 6.15pm. Kids aged 7-11 get involved and sing some carols in the care home next door, have lots of fun and games and think about an aspect of the Christmas Story. All young people aged 7-11 welcome


Ladies meal out

Monday 10th, 7pm

Invite your friends and family to enjoy a meal out together at the Havlock.  Booking list & menu is at the back of church, but contact us if you cannot get into church.


Meet and Eat Christmas lunch

Tuesday 11th December

A fantastic festive lunch in church for all in the community. please book through the office.

cost £8.00


All Age Christmas

Wednesday 12th December, 4.30 pm


Carol Singing and social

Wednesday 12th December,

Meet at church at 6.30pm to go carolling around the parish followed by mince pies and mulled wine back at church afterwards All welcome to both or either.


Nativity and Crib service 

Sunday 16th December, 10 am

Children are invited to dress up and join in. We will also be collecting toys and gifts for needy young people and babies - to be given through Wearside Women in need.


Coffee, tea and mince pies will be served after the service.


Candlelit Communion

Sunday 16th December, 6 pm

A quiet and contemplative communion service with a few Christmas carols


Toddler Christmas party

Tuesday 18th December, 9.30 am


Carols and Prayers for the Peace of the World

Wednesday 19th December, 7.30 pm

Followed by a hot drinks and Christmas cakes together.


Family Carols

Sunday 23rd December 10am

A family friendly carol service


Carols by Candlelight

Sunday 23rd December, 6 pm

Coffee, tea and mince pies will be served after the service.


Christmas Eve Craft Cafe 

Monday 24th December, 2-4 pm

During the afternoon the church will be open for the community to come in and enjoy a hot drink and nibbles. There will be crafts and games to entertain the young people and time to celebrate the Christmas story.


Christmas Eve Christingle Service

24th December, 6 pm

A family and child friendly christmas celebration


Christmas Eve Midnight Communion

24th December at 11.15 pm


Christmas Day All Age Celebration

25th December, 10 am


Boxing Day Meet and Eat

A celebration lunch for all in the community. A chance to get together with others over the Christmas period. There is no charge for this meal, but donations are welcome and it does require booking as there are limited spaces.

Contact the office - 0191 415 4200


Other Sunday services


Sunday 30th January - 4pm


                        Only one Service - 4pm


CAFE church

Sunday 13th January, 10am

Cafe church is an informal and alternative way of being 'church' and takes place on the second Sunday of each month - great for young people and families with children who like to make noise


Christianity Explored

Sunday Afternoons starting 13th January - 4pm-5pm

more details on the events page or the Life Explored site