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A Series of Talks During Lent

In this series of talks we will be exploring different spiritual traditions in our Christian heritage, our Christian roots in Judaism and a talk on gaining a greater understanding of Islam

Lent Course

Uplyme Church, 7.30pm

Feb 21 and 28

March 7, 14, 21

Sunday 14th January

This Sunday we continue our theme of Home Groups. One of our home group leaders will be speaking during morning worship, starting at 10am.Junior Church is will be looking at the topic The Fancy Party. The evening worship, starting at 6pm, is a more peaceful and reflective worship and we will be asking, “What is the main message of the Bible?” The  reading will be Romans 10: 8-17. Communion will be held during the evening worship.

Lionel Handy Concert

7 January

Happy New Year!

The theme for both our morning worship starting at 10am and our evening worship, which starts at 6pm, is Home Groups. Communion will be held during morning worship. Junior Church is back after the break over Christmas with the topic The Assistant.

Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Years Eve

At 10am on Christmas Eve we will be having Morning Worship at our usual 10am time. There will be no 6pm service; instead, join us at 11pm for our Midnight Communion service, led by Revd Ann Stuckey. There will be readings of John 1: 1-14 and traditional Christmas songs.

On Christmas Day at 10am we will have our Christmas Morning Service, to which all are welcome. This is a short, informal service in which we will have the reading Luke 2: 1-14.

On New Years Eve we will have morning worship starting at 10am and a more traditional evening service with communion starting at 6pm. The theme for both worships is “The Shepherds Visit The Manger” and there will be a reading of Luke 2: 15-21.

We at Uplyme Church wish you all a Very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

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.