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Church services in December 2014


The Parish Churches of St John the Evangelist Hazelwood, St Michael's Holbrook
and Holy Trinity Milford & Makeney 


  

7th December - 2nd Sunday of Advent
Hazelwood
11.00am Holy Communion
with Revd. David Railton; BCP, sermon and hymns 
1st Reading: Isaiah 40.1-11 
Gospel: Mark 1.1-8

Holbrook
10.45am Morning Prayer 
with James Hinnells; BCP, hymns
Old Testament Lesson: Isaiah 40.1-11 
New Testament [Gospel] Lesson: Mark 1.1-8

6.30pm Evensong & Holy Communion
with Revd. David Railton; BCP, sermon and hymns 
First Lesson: Isaiah 40.1-11 
Second Lesson:  Mark 1.1-8

Milford
9.00am Morning Prayer 
with Revd. David Railton; cw
Epistle: Isaiah 40.1-11 
Gospel: Mark 1.1-8

14th December 3rd Sunday of Advent
Hazelwood
7.30pm Shottle Carol Service 
with Revd. David Railton and Licensed Reader James Hinnells

Holbrook
10.45am Holy Communion
with Revd. David Railton; cw; sermon and hymns
First reading: Isaiah 61.1-4, 8-end
Gospel reading: John 1.6-8, 19-28

Milford
9.00am Holy Communion  
with Revd. David Railton; cw; sermon and hymns 
First Reading: Isaiah 61.1-4, 8-end
Gospel: John 1.6-8, 19-28

16th December Tuesday
Communion at 14 Chevin Road, Belper
Host: Mrs Mary Watson
Using the BCP Readings for the 3rd Sunday in Advent
Epistle: 1 Cor 4.1-5 
Gospel: Matt 11.2-10

21st December 4th Sunday of Advent
Hazelwood
3.00pm The Parish Carol Service
with Revd. David Railton; Lessons and Carols for Christmas
Readings and readers to be advised 

Holbrook
10.45am Nativity Service at Holbrook Moor Methodist Chapel 

6.30pm Village Carol Service
Lessons, Carols and Anthems for Christmas
With an augmented Choir
Readers and Readings to be advised

Milford
9.00am Morning Worship  
with Revd. David Railton; cw; talk and hymns 
First Reading: 2 Sam 7.1-11, 16
Gospel: Luke 1.26-38

24th December - Christmas Eve
Hazelwood
11.30pm Midnight Christmas Communion
with Revd. David Railton; cw, sermon and carols
Epistle: Hebrews 1.1-4
Gospel: John 1.1-14

Holbrook
11.30pm Midnight Christmas Communion
with Revd. David Rowley; cw, sermon and carols
Epistle: Hebrews 1.1-4
Gospel: John 1.1-14

Milford
8.00pm Christmas Communion 
with Revd. David Railton and James Hinnells; cw
Epistle: Hebrews 1.1-4
Gospel: John 1.1-14

25th December CHRISTMAS DAY
Hazelwood
10.00am Christmas Morning Communion
with Revd. David Rowley; cw, sermon and carols
Epistle: Titus 2.11-14
Gospel: Luke 2.1-14

Holbrook
10.00am Christmas Morning Communion 
with Revd. David Railton; cw, sermon and carols
Epistle: Titus 2.11-14
Gospel: Luke 2.1-14

Milford
No Service - please see services at other churches in the benefice

29th December  -The Holy Innocents
Holbrook
10.45am United Benefice Holy Communion
with Revd. David Railton; cw, sermon and carols
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 1.26-29 
Gospel: Matthew 2.13-end
This is the only service in the benefice today.

4th January - The Epiphany
Hazelwood
11.00am Holy Communion
with Revd. David Railton; BCP, sermon and hymns 
First Reading: Ephesians 3.1-12 
Gospel: Matthew 2.1-12

Holbrook
10.45am Morning Prayer 
with David Mellors; BCP, hymns
Old Testament Lesson: Isaiah 60.1-6 
New Testament [Gospel] Lesson: Matthew 2.1-12

6.30pm Evensong & Holy Communion
with Revd. David Railton; BCP, sermon and hymns 
First Lesson: Isaiah 60.1-6 
Second Lesson:  Matthew 2.1-12

Milford
9.00am Morning Prayer 
with Revd. David Railton; cw
Epistle: Ephesians 3.1-12 
Gospel: Matthew 2.1-12

Note:
cw: Common Worship in contemporary language;
BCP: 1662, Book of Common Prayer

9.00am Milford; Holy Communion

10.45am Holbrook; Morning Prayer

11.00am Hazelwood; Holy Communion,

with Revd Robert Harris; BCP, sermon and hymns

Epistle: Colossians 3 v.1-11; Read by Mr J Morley

Gospel: Luke 12 v.13-21

6.30pm Outdoor Service at The Firs Farm,

Nether Lane, Hazelwood, DE56 4AP

All welcome.  Bring a picnic chair and a choice of hymn.

Hosts: Mr Roger and Miss Norrie Allen. With Revd Robert Harris

Thursday 5 August

11.15am Church Crawl

Visiting St Peter’s Derby, the Chapel on the Bridge and Derby Cathedral

Sunday 8 August Trinity 10

9.00am Milford; Holy Communion

10.45am Holbrook; Holy Communion and Baptism

6.30pm Summer Outdoor Service at Holbrook Hall, Makeney Road, Holbrook, Derby DE56 0TF

All welcome.  Bring a picnic chair and a choice of hymn.

Hosts: Holbrook Hall Residential Home.  With Revd Robert Harris

Tuesday 10 August

10.00am Communion at 14 Chevin Road, Belper

Host: Mrs Mary Watson

Using the BCP Readings for 10th Sunday after Trinity

Epistle: 1 Corinthians 12 v.1-11; Gospel: Luke 19 v.41 -47a

Saturday 14 August

2.30pm Hazelwood: wedding

Sunday 15 August The Blessed Virgin Mary

9.00am Milford; Morning Praise

11.00am Hazelwood; Holy Communion

with Revd Robert Harris; cw; sermon and hymns

Epistle: Galatians 4 v.4-7; Read by Mrs S Wood

Gospel: Luke 1 v.46-55

10.45am Holbrook; Family Service

6.30pm Outdoor Service at Hazelwood Bowls Club Pavilion, Over Lane, Hazelwood; DE56 4AG.  

All welcome.  Bring a picnic chair and a choice of hymn.

Hosts: Hazelwood Bowls Club. With Revd Robert Harris

Sunday 22 August Trinity 12

9.00am Milford; Holy Communion

9.45am Hazelwood; Worship Together

with Licensed Reader Mrs Eileen Hardy;

Informal worship, sermon and hymns

Intercessions:

New Testament Lesson: Luke 13 v.10-17; Read by Mrs E Chadwick

10.45am Holbrook; Holy Communion

6.30pm Summer Outdoor Service: in the School Yard, Holbrook Primary School, Moorside Lane, Holbrook; DE56 0TW

All welcome.  Bring a picnic chair and a choice of hymn. With Revd Robert Harris

Sunday 29 August Trinity 13

9.00am Milford; Holy Communion

10.45am Holbrook; Morning Praise

11.00am Hazelwood Holy Communion,

with Revd Robert Harris; BCP, sermon and hymns

Epistle: Hebrews 13 v.1-8, 15-16; Read by Mr R Allan

Gospel: Luke 14 v.1, 7-14

7.30pm Shottle: Service at Shottle Church,

Lambhouse Lane, Shottle, DE56 2DS

All welcome.  Bring your choice of hymn.

Sunday 5 Sept Trinity 14

9.00am Milford; Holy Communion

10.45am Holbrook; Morning Prayer

11.00am Hazelwood’s Sunday School meets in the Memorial Hall

11.00am Hazelwood; Holy Communion,

with Revd Robert Harris; BCP, sermon and hymns

Epistle: Philemon v. 1-21; Read by Mr R Walker

Gospel: Luke 14 v.25-33

6.30pm Holbrook; Holy Communion,

Monday 6 Sept

10.00am Milford House: Communion