Services

We hold services each month in the two churches in our benefice,  in Shipbourne or Plaxtol, as set out below. There are also special services for Christmas  and Easter and the other festivals of the church.

8.00 9.30 11.00
1st Sunday of month Holy Communion
Plaxtol
Parish Communion
Shipbourne
Family Service
Plaxtol
2nd Sunday of month Holy Communion
Shipbourne
Matins
Shipbourne
Parish Communion
Plaxtol
3rd Sunday of month Holy Communion
Plaxtol
Parish Communion
Shipbourne
Family Communion
Plaxtol
4th Sunday of month Holy Communion
Shipbourne
Family Service
Shipbourne
Parish Communion
Plaxtol
5th Sunday
(when there is one)
Holy Communion
Plaxtol
Parish Communion
Shipbourne
Matins
Plaxtol

 

Every weekday at 8.00am Morning Prayer will be said at Plaxtol and every weekday evening (except Friday and Saturday) at 4.30pm Evening Prayer will be said at St Giles Shipbourne.

Special services at St Giles, Shipbourne over Advent and Christmas

Saturday 8 December at 6.30pm: Kent County Association of Change Ringers' carol service

Wednesday 19 December at 1.30pm: Shipbourne School carol service

Sunday 23 December at 9.30am: Nativity Family service

Monday 24 December 2018 - Christmas Eve at 5.00pm: carol service

Monday 24 December - Christmas Eve at 11.30pm: Midnight Choral Communion

Tuesday 25 December - Christmas Day at 9.30am: Family Communion

Sunday 30 December at 9.30am: Holy Communion (1662 Book of Common Prayer), with hymns

Monday 31 December - New Year's Eve at 11.30pm: prayers, haggis supper and raining in the New Year