Christmas Church Services

Market Rasen Parish Church with Legsby, Linwood and Lissington.

10am Communion at Market Rasen.

Christmas Eve: 11.30pm Midnight Eucharist and First Communion of Christmas at Market Rasen.

Christmas Day: 8am Communion at Market Rasen; 10.45am Carols around the Crib at Market Rasen.

Market Rasen Catholic Church

9.15am Celebration Mass at Caistor; 11am Mass at Market Rasen; 4pm Carol Service at Market Rasen.

Christmas Eve: 5.30pm Mass at Hainton; 7.15pm Mass at Market Rasen.

Christmas Day: 9.15am Mass at Caistor.

For more details contact Fr Tom Breslin on 01673 842323.

Market Rasen and Caistor Methodist Circuit

Market Rasen: 10.45am Sacrament, the Rev Andrew Lomax.

Caistor: 10.15am Gordon Dixon; 6pm United Carol Service, the Rev Andrew Lomax.

Nettleton: 2.30pm Carol Service, the Rev Andrew Lomax.

Binbrook at Brookenby: 10.30am Jane Lloyd.

Middle Rasen: 10.45am Carol Service, the Rev Anne Coates.

North Kelsey: 10.45am Colin Hare.

Faldingworth: 10.45am Malcolm Coates.

Glentham: 8.45am Breakfast; 9.30am the Rev Anne Coates.

December 22: Coffee, crafts and carols at Caistor, 10am to 12 noon.

Christmas Eve: 3pm Crib Service at Brookenby; 6pm Carols at Caistor; 6pm United Communion at the Parish Church.

Christmas Day: 9.30am at Middle Rasen, the Rev Anne Coates; 10am at Caistor, the Rev Andrew Lomax; 11am at Market Rasen, the Rev Andrew Lomax.

The Salvation Army

10.30am Morning Worship. For more details contact 01673 842859

Market Rasen New Life

11am All Age Christmas Guest Service in the Festival Hall.

Christmas Eve: 11am Carols at Market Rasen Co-op.

Christmas Day: 11am Together for Christmas, All Age, in the Festival Hall.

For more details call 01673 849941.

Caistor Group

8am Communion at Caistor; 10.15am Parish Eucharist at Caistor; 6pm Carol Service at Caistor Methodist Church.

Christmas Eve: 4pm Christingle at Caistor; 6.30pm Christmas Communion at Grasby; 10pm Christmas Communion at Swallow.

Christmas Day: 9am Christmas Communion at Searby; 10.15am Christmas Communion at Caistor.

Nettleton Parish Church

10.30am Morning Prayer.

Christmas Eve: 6pm Nine Lessons and Carols.

Christmas Day: 10am Communion.

Middle Rasen Group

9am Communion at Friesthorpe; 10.30am Communion at Middle Rasen; 11am Morning Worship at Faldingworth; 3pm Carol Service at Newton by Toft.

Christmas Eve: 5pm Nativity in the Barn at Middle Rasen (for details call 01673 842249); 6pm Family Communion at Faldingworth; 11.30pm Midnight Communion at Middle Rasen.

Christmas Day: 9.15am Communion at West Rasen; 10.30am Family Service at Middle Rasen.

Walesby Group

9am Communion and Carols at Stainton; 10.30am Communion and Carols at Walesby; 10.30am Methodist-led service at Brookenby.

Christmas Eve: 3pm Crib Service at Brookenby; 8pm Group Communion at Tealby.

Christmas Day: 9am Communion and Carols at Normanby; 9.30am Lessons and Carols at Stainton; 10.30am Family Communion at Walesby.

Kelsey Group

9am Communion at South Kelsey; 3pm Evensong with Carols at Usselby; 6pm Carol Service at Holton le Moor.

Christmas Eve: 11.30pm Midnight Eucharist at South Kelsey.

Christmas Day: 10am Christmas Worship at North Kelsey; 10am Communion at Kirkby cum Osgodby.

Owmby Group

8.30am Communion at Hackthorn; 9.30am Carol Service at Saxby; 11am Christingle and Carols at Owmby.

Christmas Eve: 4pm Crib Service at Owmby; 11.30pm Communion at Spridlington.

Christmas Day: 9.30am Communion at Hackthorn; 9.30am Communion at Glentham.

Waddingham Group

10.15am Service at Waddingham Methodist Chapel, Joyce Phillips; 4pm Crib Service with Carols at Bishop Norton; 6.30pm Carols by Candlelight at Snitterby.

Christmas Eve: 11.30pm Midnight Mass at Kirton in Lindsey.

Christmas Day: 10am Christmas Communion at Snitterby.

Binbrook Group

9am Mass at Ludford; 10am Mass at Binbrook; 11am Carol Service at Wold Newton; 3pm Carol Service at Swinhope; 6pm Carol Service at Binbrook, with the Louth Riverhead Band.

Christmas Eve: 11.30pm Mass, Processions and Blessing of the Crib at Binbrook.

Christmas Day: 9am Mass at Wold Newton; 10am Mass at Ludford.

Barkwith Group

6pm Carol Service at Sixhills.

Christmas Eve: 11.30pm Midnight Communion at Sixhills.

Christmas Day: 10am Service at Sixhills.

Wragby Group

9.30am Communion at Wragby.

Christmas Eve: 4pm Crib service 
with donkey and Nativity play by 
candlelight at Wragby; 11.15pm 
Midnight Communion by Candlelight at Wragby.

Christmas Day: 9am Communion with Carols at Snelland; 9.30am United Christmas Morning Service at Wragby Methodist Church.

Orthodox Christian Church

10.30am Divine Liturgy at St Aethelheard’s Orthodox Christian Church, East Chapel, Louth Cemetery, London Road, Louth LN11 9QP, followed by blessing of presents and mince pies. All welcome. www.orthodoxlouth.co.uk

December 25: Nativity of our Lord God and Saviour Jesus Christ - 10am (note earlier time) Divine Liturgy at St Aethelheard’s. Details as above.