This Week’s Notices

‘For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Of the increase of his government and peace there will be no end.’

Isaiah 9:6,7

Sunday 10th December 2017 – 2nd Sunday in Advent

Sunday 10.40am Prayer in the back room
  11.00am Advent Worship with Communion led by Rev Julia Binney. Craig Braisby is preaching
  2.00pm Carol Singing at Mizen’s Railway
Today is the second Sunday of Advent. We are following the traditional themes of Hope, Peace, Joy, Love and Light throughout the season. This week our theme is Advent Peace: Peacemakers (1 Peter 3:11).
Monday 7.15pm Chobham House Group
Tuesday 9.30am Parents and Toddlers
  7.30pm Knaphill Fellowship Group at the Church
Wednesday 6.30pm Carol Singing at Brookwood Station
Thursday 2.15pm House Group at the home of Linda Parsons
  7.30pm House Group at the Manse
Friday 8.45am Prayers in the Church
Saturday 11.00am Carol Singing in the Village Centre

Sunday 17th December 2017 – 3rd Sunday in Advent

  10.45am Prayer in the back room
  11.00am Nativity Service led by Rev Julia Binney.
  5.30pm Candlelight Carol Service led by Rev Julia Binney. Rev Jim Binney will be speaking

The members of the Prayer Team are available if you would like prayer after the service

Notices this week

Advent and Christmas 2017love in person

Invitations to our Christmas Services are ready for you to take and give them to the people you would like to invite. These can be to anyone around you such as your family, friends, work colleagues, neighbours etc. Please be praying for guidance and opportunity, and for a favourable response. Please take as may or as few as you would like and if we have any leftover we will put them in the houses near to the church.

Calling all Mince Pie makers (or buyers)!

It’s that time of year again when we enjoy having a mince pie or two with our coffee/tea after the service.  If you are able to help in this way, please bring some along for either of the two services next Sunday.  Thank you. 

Woking FoodBankfoodbank

The food bank now require long life sponge puddings, milk and fruit juice, tinned rice and fruit, coffee, pasta, noodles, and custard. They do not require soup, baked beans or cereals.Please continue to pray for the recipients of the food bank. At Christmas there is a significant increase in usage.

Church Magazine

December’s magazine is available today – please take your copy, and copies for anybody you think might be interested.


Our nativity service next week will be of the “pop-up” style, open to all who wish to participate with no rehearsals required.

You are invited to come prepared to take a leading or supporting role, and if you’re dressed already for the part that would be fabulous, or we’ll have some clothing ready for all sizes.

Carol Singing Events

Again, this year in December, together with the other churches of Knaphill (C4K), we will be out and about singing. Everyone is invited to come along and join in. Here are the times and venues. Please make a special note of Saturday 16th December when there are Carols by the Tree in Knaphill Memorial Garden in the village centre. This is the first year for this event and we will be giving out mulled wine (non-alcoholic) and mince pies.

  • Sunday 10th: Mizens Railway – 2.00 – 3.00 pm
  • Tuesday 13th: Brookwood Station – 6.30 – 7.30 pm
  • Saturday 16th: Carols by the Tree, Knaphill Memorial Garden – 11.00 am –  12.00 noon
  • Wednesday 20th: Garibaldi Pub – 7.30 – 8.30 pm
  • Thursday 21st: The Vyne Christmas Service, 10.30 am for coffee/tea & mince pies, 11.00 start

Advent and Christmas 2017 – Daily Bible Reading NotesChrist in the manger

There are daily Bible Reading notes available for December on The Word made Flesh. This series of meditations seeks to ask and answer some of the how, why, what and where kind of questions we have about the incarnation. May these notes stimulate our thoughts and prayers throughout the Advent and Christmas season. Please do take a paper copy. They are also published on the website.

New Address

Judy’s phone has finally completed its move!.

Christmas Services

Our service on Sunday 24th is a Messy Christingle and on Christmas Day our celebration service begins at 10.30 am. Again, this year we will be supporting the Christian Aid Christmas Appeal. Our service on 31st Jan (2nd Sunday of Christmas) will be a Christmas Meditation Service with Communion.

Tuesday Fellowship

You may have heard of the BFG (Big Friendly Giant), well we now have the next best thing in Knaphill, the KFG!

The Knaphill Fellowship Group meets weekly in the church, our sole aim to fight loneliness and have a good time.

The group is for anyone aged 18 – 80+

This week: Tuesday 7.30pm – 9pm. Christmas Presents. Come along and join the activity, or just for cake, drink and a chat.  Friends welcome 

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  • Saturday 20 January 2018 @ Rainham Christian Fellowship, Gillingham – 9.30am –
  • Saturday 3 February 2018 @ West Worthing BC – 9.30am

Level 3

  • Saturday 20 January 2018 @ Rainham Christian Fellowship, Gillingham – 1.30pm
  • Saturday 3 February 2018 @ West Worthing BC – 1.30pm

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Full printable Versions and previous weeks

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10th December 2017
3rd December 2017
26th November 2017
19th November 2017