Lent Services 2017
Lent Services in Whitchurch, 7:30pm
During Lent, the season of preparation leading up to Easter Day, the churches in Whitchurch will take turns hosting worship in their own tradition to which all are welcome. This will start with a service of penitence on Ash Wednesday at All Hallows to include the traditional ashing ceremony, when the people are signed with ash as a reminder of their mortality.
The full list of services is thus:
March 1 (Ash Wednesday) at All Hallows (Church of England)
March 8 at Whitchurch Baptist Church
March 15 at St John Fisher RC Church
March 22 at Whitchurch Methodist Church
March 29 at Whitchurch Town Hall
April 5 at St Mary Tufton (Church of England)
Prayer and Praise
An informal time of praying together and worshiping God. Churches Together in Whitchurch gathering together on February 26th , 7pm at Whitchurch Baptist. This service will be a more contemporary style of worship with lots of free time to pray alone or in groups. There will be a short inspirational reflection but mostly time to be together and worship together.
Whitchurch Methodist, March 2nd at 7:30pm.
Xpect is an alternative worship, café style with refreshments and the Xpect band.