Mid-week BCP Communion

There is a service of Holy Communion according to the 1662 Book of Common Prayer on most Mondays in term-time in the depths of winter and on Tuesdays in term-time durring the rest of the year ar 8:15am at St Giles’ Church, Dallington (which is also in our benefice). This service does not include singing and is always over by 9am.

Morning Prayer is normally said in the Osborne Houese Community Room at Rushlake Green on Mondays 9-9:20am. In the depths of winter this is on a Tuesday as the Midweek Communion swaps to a Monday. Check notice sheet for up to date information.

Occasional Evensongs Sunday at 6:30pm e.g. Easter Sunday, Harvest

Seasonal / Special Services include:

Christmas Services

Christingle Family Service – 1st Sunday in December – 11am

Carols by Candlelight Service – the Sunday before Christmas – 6.15pm with The Warbleton Brass Band for 6:30pm, followed by mulled wine and mince pies

Carols on Rushlake Green at 7pm on The Wednesday before Christmas – organised by Coffee and Company – with Warbleton Brass Band – followed my mulled wine and mince pies in Osborne House

Crib Service for Children & families – Christmas Eve at 4pm (with real live donkey!)

Christmas Eve Mid-night communion at 11:15pm

Christmas Day – 11am Family Service

Other special services:

Mothering Sunday followed by light buffet lunch / nibbles in the church rooms

Ash Wednesday Service 7:30pm  (with Bodle Street Green and Dallington Churches – location alternates)

Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child “Shoebox Sunday” before Christmas each year

Easter Services

Maundy Thursday Communion 7:30pm (with Bodle Street Green and Dallington Churches – location alternates)

Good Friday An Hour at the Cross, 3pm followed by coffee and hot cross buns

Saturday before Easter, 2pm, Children’s Easter Egg Hunt, songs & Bible story

Easter Sunday, 11am Family Service with Holy Communion; 6:30pm Evensong

Ascension Day Service 7:30pm (with Bodle Street Green and Dallington Churches – location alternates)

Harvest Family Service – 1st Sunday in October – followed by lunch in the Dunn Village Hall; 6:30pm Book of Common Prayer (1662) Evensong

Remembrance Sunday 10:50am

Marquee Service Together on Rushlake Green 11am (the Sunday following the Horticultural & Poultry Society Flower Show, which is the last Saturday in July)

Pet Family Service (held in the open air, weather permitting)

Bereavement Service a Sunday afternoon service in the Summer, 3pm, followed by tea

Benefice of Warbleton, Bodle Street Green & Dallington this PDF shows the usual pattern of services across the benefice