The following is a list of forthcoming services we have planned, celebrating festivals or other special events and occasions:

Lent: from Wednesday 6th March to Saturday 20th April 2019

Mothering Sunday: Sunday 31st March 2019, 10.30am

Palm Sunday Service: Sunday 14th April 2019, 10.30am, will be a Lighthouse Parade Service with Bacon Butty Breaklfast at St Matthew's CC at 9.30am

Holy Week 2017:
Monday, 15th April, 7.30pm Meditation
Tuesday, 16th April, 7.30pm Meditation
Wednesday, 17th April, 7.30pm Meditation
Thursday, 18th April, 7.30pm Informal Communion Service

Good Friday:
Friday 19th April, 11am Family Service at St Matthew's CC
Friday 19th April, 12noon four 30minute Meditations

Easter Day Service: Sunday 21st April, 10.30am

Pentecost: Sunday 9th June, 10.30am

Open Air Joint Service at Burbank: Sunday 7th July, 11am followed by a bring and share lunch

Late Summer Family Event at St Matthew's CC: Sunday 25th August

All Saints Church, Stranton Sunday: Sunday 3rd November, 10.30am, followed by a bring and share lunch

Remembrance Sunday Service: Sunday 10th November, 10.30am

Christmas Services for 2019:

Saturday 23rd November

9.30am to 1pm, The Boys Brigade Christmas Fayre at St Matthew's Community Centre


Sunday 1st December

4pm, Churches Together Advent Service

Sunday 8th December

3.30pm, Christingle Service (including contributions from local primary schools)


Sunday 15th December

6.00pm, Carols by candle-light


Sunday 22nd December

8.30am Holy Communion

10.30am, Family Communion


Tuesday 24th December Christmas Eve

4.30pm, Family Christmas Service

11.15pm 'Midnight' Communion


Wednesday 25th December Christmas Day 2019

10.00am Family Communion


Sunday 29th December

8.30am Holy Communion

10.30am Family Communion


Sunday 5th January 2020 Epiphany

8.30am Holy Communion

10.30am Family Communion

Other dates for your diary:

Messy Church at St Matthew's Community Centre will be held 4pm on the following Sundays:

20th January
17th February
17th March

No Messy Church in April
19th May
16th June
21st July
18th August - Family Event
15th September
20th October
7th November  

Rooted in Godís love, Growing together with Jesus, Branching out in the power of the Holy Spirit 
All Saints' Church, Stranton and Burbank Community Church, Hartlepool