Compline Service during Advent

Join us for the quiet service of Compline during Advent. This will take place on Wednesdays 6, 13 and 20 December, starting at 7.30 p.m.

Christmas Services

Sunday 17th ADVENT 3 7pm Service of Nine lessons and Carols We are very fortunate at Holy Trinity in having such a great musical tradition and a very fine choir and Director of Music. They put in a lot of rehearsal time and effort for this very special service, which introduces the Christmas season in words and music. Please join us again this year for this lovely traditional Carol Service. Sunday 24th CHRISTMAS EVE 2pm A “Quieter Christingle” 4pm Christingle Service A joyful celebration of Christ, the Light of the world, which derives from a Moravian custom of distributing lighted candles to children on Christmas Eve. A collection is taken to support the work of the Childr

'Ceremony of Carols', Friday 15 December

On Friday 15 December at 8p.m. in Holy Trinity Church, Southend Boys' and Girls' Choirs will perform Britten's 'Ceremony of Carols', with harpist Meriel Barclay. The programme also includes audience carols and other festive music performed by the choirs. Don't miss the chance to hear 'The Holly and the Ivy', 'The Snowman' and much more! Tickets £6 (concessions £5) are available from 01702 465460. See www.southendchoirs.org.uk

Christingle Services on Christmas Eve

It is not too early to add to your diaries the times of our popular Christingle Services on Christmas Eve! All are very welcome to take part in these happy occasions. We will have two services, the earlier being a 'quieter Christingle' at 2pm, and the later being the customary version with Christmas Carols accompanied by the organ. Sunday 24 December 2017 2pm A “Quieter Christingle” 4pm Christingle Service Christingle services are joyful celebrations of Christ, the Light of the world, which derive from a Moravian custom of distributing lighted candles to children on Christmas Eve. A collection will be taken to support the work of the Children’s Society.

More visitors from Down Under

Wednesday 15th November saw more visitors from Australia with strong connections to Southchurch and Holy Trinity Church. Judith and Simon Towers, now of Mandurah, Western Australia but originally from Nottingham, were on a visit back to the UK, and came to Southchurch to locate a family grave, and see inside our church. Simon is the grandson of Charles & Emily Wingrave, and the nephew and godson of Barbara Wingrave, an active parishioner for many years before emigrating to Australia where she still lives, aged 91. Simon remembers spending a number of Christmas mornings in Southchurch as a child with his parents who were married here in 1948, and his wider family. Fortunately our Coffee Morn

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