Parish News

The latest Parish News can be downloaded as a PDF from uplyme.com.

Posada Nativity and Carols by Candlelight

This Sunday is the start of our Christmas Services with our Posada Nativity and Iona Communion at 10am and Carols by Candlelight with the Festival Choir helping us worship though song starting at 6pm.

Sunday 10th December: 2nd Sunday of Advent

This Sunday morning worship (10am start) it the second Sunday of Advent the theme is John the Baptist – prepare the way and the reading is Mark 1:1-8.  Junior Church is on for the last time before the new year and are having Christmas activities. The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme and reading, starting at 6pm. Communion will be held during the evening worship.

Angel Fest

We enjoyed the angels made for the Christmas Fair and Angel Fest so much that we decided to keep them up during the run up to Christmas. All are welcome to come along to enjoy them; although, we do suggest that you may wish to check our calendar first to ensure there is nothing happening in the church that would prevent you from appreciating the displays.  Our calendar can be viewed here.

First Sunday of Advent

This Sunday we will be celebrating the first Sunday of advent. The theme and reading for our morning worship, starting at 10am, is Stay Awake, the Lord is Coming!; and Mark 13: 24-37. Junior Church will be looking at handling the emotion of sadness and the topic “Hard Sell”.  Communion will be held during morning worship.

There will be no worship at Uplyme Church in the evening as we are joining Axmouth Church with a service “Darkness to Light” Starting at 6pm.

 

Sunday 26th November

This Sunday morning we have Cafe Worship starting at 9:45am with the theme: “God and Science”. The evening worship theme is “The final judgement”  and the reading is Matthew 25: 31-46. Communion will be held during the evening worship, which is a more peaceful and reflective worship, starting at 6pm.

Sunday 19th November

This Sunday, the theme for both our morning worship starting at 10am and our evening worship, which starts at 6pm is The Parable of the Three Servants. Junior Church will be looking at handling the emotion loneliness and the topic “Only a Game”.  Communion will be held during morning worship.

Christmas Fair

Uplyme Church’s Christmas Fair, with the very popular Christmas lunch in a bun (veggie option available), is being held at Uplyme Church 12-2:30pm on Saturday 25th November. There will be something for everyone with children’s activities, crafts, cakes, raffles, angel fest and more!

Remembrance Sunday 12 November

This Sunday, at both our morning worship starting at 10am and our evening worship, which starts at 6pm we remember all those who lost their lives so that we might live. There is no Junior Church this week, as we all remember together. At the end of morning worship we will be laying the wreaths at Uplyme War Memorial. Our theme is Greater Love and the reading is John 15: 9-17. Communion will be held during the evening worship.

Sunday 22nd October. Christ is the Firstborn of Creation

This Sunday we continue our series on ecotheology. The theme this Sunday is “Ecotheology – Christ is the firstborn of creation”  and the reading is Colossians 1: 15-20. Communion will be held during the morning and the evening worship, which starts at 10am and 6pm respectively. Junior Church is not running as so many of our young people will be away on our Surf Weekend. We hope they have a brilliant time and look forward to hearing about all they have learned. The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme and and reading, starting at 6pm.

Sunday 15th October

This Sunday morning we will not be holding a morning worship! We will be out supporting the fantastic runners taking part in Mrs E’s Big Wheeze! To which we invite all of you to come and join us.

The evening worship is going ahead as usual and it is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the theme Ecotheology – Creation is groaning and and reading Romans 8: 18-28, starting at 6pm. Communion will be held at this evening service.