We continue Advent when we look forward to the Promise of Jesus – Isaiah 11:1-10. Join us at 9 am or 10.30 am in church. You can also join us as usual every Sunday at 10.30 am on our live stream. Just follow this link: https://www.christchurchware.co.uk/live-stream.htm
Christmas Online Services
Morning Service, 17th December, 10.30am Livestream
Carols by Candlelight, 17th December, 6.30pm Livestream
Christmas Eve Communion, 24th December, 10am Livestream and available over the Christmas period
New Year’s Eve Service, 31st December, 10am Pre-recorded
Morning Service, 7th January 2024, 10.30am Livestream
Please enjoy looking back through our services on www.youtube.com/@ChristChurchWare
Additional Christmas Services
19th December 8pm – Pub Carols at The Punch House Ware (over 18’s only)
20th December 8pm – Comfort at Christmas – A Service for those who don’t find Christmas that easy
Please note the service on 31stDecember is at 10am
Join In Christmas Café and Craft 2-4pm on Wednesday 20th December for children and their parents/carers. Come and enjoy a drink and yummy snacks whilst creating festive crafts and making a glittery mess in our halls rather than your home!
Team- We need people to help with serving refreshments (2 people), welcome/door duty (1 person).
Invite- Please spread the word and invite friends along.
We are expecting a lot of people to attend the Christmas Services and we would like to give them some warm hospitality. We would be very grateful for any donated Mince pies. Please leave in the Church Kitchen by the morning of 17th December. Many Thanks
Good News of Jesus – In the new year on Sundays, we will be looking at the Gospel – the good news that we have in Jesus. We will be seeing what it is , how it impacts us and how to share it with others, from the book of Romans.
Lifegroups will be studying the Romans Course from the Bible Society, so if you would like to join a group please let the office know or if you want to study it in your prayer triplet or with friends just contact the office for the resource.
The Church Office will be closed from Friday 22nd December and will open again on 2nd January 2024
Please be aware there is no Friday Coffee Morning on 22nd & 29th December. We will resume on the 5th January 2024
Dates for the diary
3rd February 2024 - Reset Women’s Day, we’d love to go together as a group- please book your own ticket if you’d like to come along https://www.new-wine.org/events/reset-24/
25th February 2024 - Newcomers Welcome Lunch after the 10.30 service
Toddlers- Can you help? We really need to grow the team and have at least one more person to come and join the team on a Tuesday morning 9-11.15 (session runs from 9.30-11) If you are able to help every week, every other week or are willing to be put on a list so that we can contact you to help cover ad hoc, then please contact the office. If you would like to come along and see what a session looks like before signing up to be on team then you would be very welcome, just get in touch, we would love to hear from you.
Operation Christmas Child
Thank you so much to all who gave or helped with Operation Christmas Child, including online shoeboxes. The Christ Church collection centre welcomed donors with 157 shoebox gifts as well as numerous hats and other gifts. We also collected 3,500 boxes from the local area and delivered them to the processing centre in Coventry. Our boxes this year went to children in Ukraine, Eastern Europe and West Africa.
Prayer Space In the prayer area at the back of church there are cards for you to leave a; Testimony, Things to Pray for, as well as words for us as a Church. The Staff team will then take time to pray during for them during the week. Please place completed cards in the offertory box or give to a member of the clergy.
For 24/7 urgent (and confidential) prayer requests please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Giving at Christ Church
All our ministries are generously supported by members of this church community. If you would like to join them in giving you can give via bank transfer: Account name: Christ Church Ware PCC Account Number: 00086783 Sort Code: 40 52 40 Click Here further details
We would like to thank all the volunteers who have helped us support the Church activities this year. You are really appreciated. We could not have done it without you, Thank you
Have a Blessed Christmas
Christ Church Office Team