Services

Most Sundays these are as follows:
1st Sunday of Month 11.00am St Matthew, Skegness Group service
Sung Eucharist
Refreshments Follow

St. Matthew, Skegness
Sunday 11.00am
Sung Eucharist or Morning Prayer
Refreshments Follow

Thursday 10.30am
Holy Communion

St. Mary, Winthorpe
Sunday 9.30 am (2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Sunday in the month only)
Holy Communion or Morning Prayer
Refreshments follow

St. Nicholas, Addlethorpe
Sunday 11.00am (4th Sunday in the month only)
Holy Communion or Morning Prayer

St. Peter & Paul, Ingoldmells
Sunday 11.00am
Holy Communion (3rd Sunday of the month only)

Wednesday 10.30am Cafe Church & Holy Communion

St. Clement, Skegness
Sunday 9.30 a.m (2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Sunday in the month only)
Holy Communion or Morning Prayer

Tuesday: 10.30 a.m
Holy Communion

Diary for the week beginning 9 December
Monday -Friday 9am St Matthew, Skegness Morning Prayer
Monday 9
10am Richmond School Carol Service at St Matthew
2pm Funeral Reginald Beeson at Alford Crematorium-Reverend Christine Anderson

Tuesday 10
9.15 Viking School Assembly
10.30am Holy Communion a St Clement
1.30pm Toddlers Group at St Matthew

Wednesday 11
9.30am Skegness Academy Carol Service at St Matthew
10.30am Holy Communion at St Peter and Paul, Ingoldmells
10am Coffee Shop at St Peter and Paul, Ingoldmells

Thursday 12 
10.30am Holy Communion at St Matthew
1.30pm Craft Group at St Matthew

Friday 13
10am-12 noon Christmas Pop-in Coffee Morning -Come and join us
for Coffee, cake and a chat. Tombola, Cake stall, Christmas Craft stall
2pm Viking School Carol Service at St Clement-Reverend Christine Anderson

Saturday 14
10am-11am Surgery –Tina Hill and June Clingan
4pm Messy Church at St Matthew

Items of interest and News
• Mother's Union are participating in a project this Winter to knit or provide hats, scarves and gloves (or mittens) for school age children in need, aged between 5-11 years. If you also wish to give or knit any of these items, they can be taken to the Parish Office
• St Mary's Christmas Party-Sunday 8 December-a 2 course Christmas roast meal with a drink at St Clement's Community Hall from 4pm Raffle and entertainment. Tickets £7, £5 for children under 12 available from the Parish Office.
• Children's Society Collecting boxes It is time to empty your boxes. Please bring them to your church or take to the Parish Office.
• Skegness Food bank Please respond if you can, especially with:, Tinned new potatoes and Tinned Rice pudding, instant mashed potato, and also for Long life milk, Cereal, Teabags, tinned fruit, soup, biscuits, baked beans, packet pasta dishes, tinned vegetables and tinned Meatballs. Christmas treats would be appreciated.
• Advent in all the Scriptures-an informal study on Wednesday evenings on December 11th, 18th-starting at 6.30pm. Soup and Christmas pudding at 6pm.Cost £5
Olive Tree, Kirk by High Mill, Old Bolingbroke PE23 4HP Ring 01790 763627 to book.
• Craft Events at Olive Tree 13th, 14th December-Wreaths and Table arrangements 10am-12 or 1pm-3pm Cost £6 Booking essential for all events
• Saturday 30 November-21 December Christmas Tableau 10am-4pm in the grounds at Olive Tree (excludes Sundays and Tuesdays) Soup and mince-pies in the Tearoom

Diary
17 December Carols by Candlelight on the Labyrinth, at San Damiano on 7.30pm £7 donation suggested. Mulled wine and mincepies to follow. Please book as above
19 December New Horizons Christmas Meal at Poppy's
20 DecemberThe Parish Office will close at 12 noon and reopens at 9am on 6 January
8 January Alpha Course restarts

Forward Notice Next PCC meeting for Skegness and Winthorpe Tuesday 11 February

Christmas Services
Christmas Eve: 4pm Crib Service at St Peter and Paul, Ingoldmells
4pm Crib Service and Christingle at St Matthew, Skegness
6pm Crib Service at St Clement, Skegness
7pm Carol Service at St Mary, Winthorpe
9pm Midnight Mass at St Peter and Paul, Ingoldmells
11.30pm Midnight Mass at St Matthew, Skegness
Christmas Day:10am Group Service at St Matthew