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One of the most popular services of the year!
Pets are welcome - on leads or in appropriate cages.

new page added...
Christmas at-a-glance
, a compilation of Chrismastime services and events HERE - or find it under the Events menu

the December Parish Newsletter is now online...
Christmas Services at St Mary’s and St John’s • Mary and Joseph Take to the Road Again by Joy Hanson • Christmas by Reverend Julian C Ould • It’s Just A Christmas Thought by the Reverend Cliff Berdinner • A Helping Hand at Christmas - Diocese of Exeter • SPG in a Call The Midwife Christmas SpecialStart Taking Time Off - extract from UCB’s Word For Today booklet • Celebrating 150 Years - a special service in Exeter Cathedral • Messenger of God’s Love by Bishop Sarah Mullally • University Calling - a journey from student to chaplain at Exeter University


Christmastime servicesmore

Sunday 4th December at 4.30pm at
St Mary’s Church, Totnes: ANNUAL PET SERVICE supporting Animals in Need • everyone welcome including pets (in a cage or on a lead) • animal lovers who are unable to attend the service can post written dedications in a special box just inside the main door of St. Mary's • more

Sunday 4th December from 6.30pm to 7.15pm at St John’s Church, Bridgetown: SACRED SPACE - theme: Finding Your Way Home

NEW: Tuesday 6th December (St Nicholas Day) from 8.30am to 9am at St John’s Church, Bridgetown: SPECIAL PRAYER MEETING for the application to Heritage Lottery Fundingmore

Sunday 11th December at 4pm at St John's Church, Bridgetown: CAROL SERVICE
all welcome

NEW: Wednesday 14th December at 7.30pm at St Mary's Church, Totnes: SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE - with Perring Funeral Directorsmore

NEW: Sunday 18th December at 6.30pm at
St Mary’s Church, Totnes: SERVICE of 9 LESSONS & CAROLS - traditional service, with St Mary's Choir, and featuring our wonderful candelabra!

Tuesday 6th December at 6pm at
St Mary's Church, Totnes: CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL (begins) - there will be a brief service to mark the opening of the Christmas Tree Festival.Pop in when you visit the Totnes Christmas Market!

Saturday 10th December from 10.30am to 12noon at St Mary’s Church, Totnes:
Friends of St Mary's
• coffee and cakes on sale more

Sunday 11th December from 11am
to 1pm: SACRED YEW PILGRIMAGE JOURNEY with Cami Robyn of Beloved Sanctuary & Reverend Sam on a silent Staverton to Dartington pilgrimage more

NEW: Friday 16th December from 11am to 1pm at St Mary's Church, Totnes: SONGS AROUND THE PIANO - three gifted local musicians will entertain, to raise funds towards the repair of the Parvis window • more

NEW: Friday December 16th at 7.30pm at St John's Church, Bridgetown: CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS IN WORDS AND MUSIC - Words for Voices and The Devon Waites • includes audience carols, mulled wine and mince pies • more