Parish News

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

Sunday 5 February

 

This Sunday morning worship (10am start) the theme is Names of God: El Olam – The Everlasting God and the reading is Jeremiah 10: 1-10. Communion will be held during the morning worship Junior Church is on. The children meet at Mrs Ethelstons from 9:50am and the leaders will bring them back to the church. The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme and an additional reading of Psalm 4, starting at 6pm.

Sunday 29th January

This Sunday cafe worship (10am start) the theme is Names of God: Jehovah Rapha – The Lord that heals and the reading is Exodus 15: 22-27. There is no Junior Church as Cafe Worship is an all age celebration. The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme and an additional reading of Psalm 34: 1-10, starting at 6pm. Agape will be held during the evening worship.

Sunday 22nd January

This Sunday morning worship (10am start) the theme is Names of God: Adonai – Lord Master and the reading is Daniel 9: 1-19. Junior Church is on. The children meet at Mrs Ethelstons from 9:50am and the leaders will bring them back to the church. The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme, starting at 6pm. Communion will be held during the evening worship.

Sunday 15th January 2017: Worship and Licensing

This Sunday morning worship (10am start) the theme is Names of God: Jehovah-Raah – the Lord is my Shepherd and the reading is Psalm 23. Junior Church is on. The children meet at Mrs Ethelstons from 9:50am and the leaders will bring them back to the church. Communion will be held during the morning worship. There will be no evening worship at Uplyme Church this Sunday. Instead at 6pm there will be a special Evening Service in Axmouth Church. The Bishop of Crediton will preach, preside at Holy Communion and officiate at the licensing of Revd Ann Stuckey as our Associate Priest. Ann will work alongside our Rector, Revd Kate Woolven, in developing the ministry at St Michael’s Church, Axmouth. All Uplyme folk are warmly invited to join Axmouth. There will be refreshments afterwards.

Names of God: El Shaddai – Lord God Almighty

This Sunday morning worship (10am start) the theme is Names of God: El Shaddai – Lord God Almighty and the reading is Genesis 17: 1-8. Junior Church is on. The children meet at Mrs Ethelstons from 9:50am and the leaders will bring them back to the church. The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme, starting at 6pm. Communion will be held during the evening worship.

Midnight Communion and Christmas Day

Join us at 11pm on Christmas Eve for our Midnight Communion service, led by Revd Kate Woolven. There will be readings of Hebrews 1: 1-12 and 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.

We at Uplyme Church wish you all a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year.

On New Years Day we will have morning worship and agape starting at 10am and a more traditional evening service starting at 6pm. The theme is Escape to Egypt and there will be a reading of Matthew 2: 13-24 and an additional reading at the evening service of Psalm 115.

Nativity and Carols by Candlelight

This Sunday, 18th December, Uplyme Church will be holding a Posada Nativity and Iona Communion, starting at 10am. Mary and Joseph have been travelling throughout Lyme Regis and Uplyme with their donkey and will be coming to rest at the stable in Uplyme Church for the birth of Jesus Christ. Please Join us for a truly special service.

 

 

 

 

Then, at 6pm, Festival Choir will be delighting us with their beautiful voices at our Carols by Candlelight Service, interspersed by Christmas readings. Followed by delicious festive treats.

 

Everyone is most welcome to both services

Sunday 11th December

This Sunday morning worship (10am start) it the third Sunday of Advent the theme is Are you the One who was to come? And a reading of Matthew 11:2-11.  Junior Church is on. The children meet at Mrs Ethelstons from 9:50am and the leaders will bring them back to the church. The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme and an additional reading of James 5: 7-10 , starting at 6pm. Communion will be held during the evening worship.

1st Sunday of Advent

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This Sunday morning worship (10am start) it the first Sunday of Advent the theme is Fruit of the Spirit – Gentleness  Junior Church is not on. This is a cafe celebration open to all ages. The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the theme of No One Knows The Day or Hour a reading of Matthew 24: 36-44, starting at 6pm. agape will be held during the evening worship.

Sunday 20th November

 

This Sunday morning worship (10am start) the theme is Christ the King and the reading is Psalm 93. Junior Church is on. The children meet at Mrs Ethelstons from 9:50am and the leaders will bring them back to the church. The evening worship is a more peaceful and reflective worship, with the same theme, starting at 6pm. Communion will be held during the morning worship.