to know Christ and make Christ known

Welcome

Crofton Parish serves the Hampshire coastal communities of Stubbington and Hill Head. We seek to make the transforming love of Jesus Christ known through the worship in our two churches and our work in the area.

Key upcoming events

Dec
17
Sun
4:00 pm Nine Lessons and Carols Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Nine Lessons and Carols Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A traditional Nine Lessons and Carols service at Crofton Old Church.
6:30 pm Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
A traditional service of readings and carols.
Dec
24
Sun
4:00 pm 4pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
4pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
This nativity service is particularly for families with young children, but all are welcome to come and hear the Christmas story and sing Christmas songs. The service is so popular it is repeated at 6pm.
6:00 pm 6pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
6pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
This nativity service is particularly for families with young children, but all are welcome to come and hear the Christmas story and sing Christmas songs. The service is so popular it is also held at…
Dec
25
Mon
10:00 am Christmas Day Family Service @ Holy Rood Church
Christmas Day Family Service @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Christmas Day Family Service @ Holy Rood Church
Do join us to celebrate the birth of Jesus.  This service is suitable for young and not so young!

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Upcoming Services

Dec
17
Sun
9:30 am Christmas Jumper Service @ Holy Rood Church
Christmas Jumper Service @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am
Christmas Jumper Service @ Holy Rood Church
Everyone is invited to wear their Christmas jumpers to the service this morning.  There are no prizes, but will you be wearing the most stunning jumper?
9:30 am Holy Communion (BCP) @ St. Edmund's Church
Holy Communion (BCP) @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Holy Communion (BCP) @ St. Edmund's Church | Fareham | United Kingdom
This service follows the said order of service found in the Book of Common P.rayer.  There will be readings and sermon but no sung worship at this service.
11:10 am Holy Communion (CW) @ St. Edmund's Church
Holy Communion (CW) @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 17 @ 11:10 am – 12:15 pm
The prayers and responses used in this service of Holy Communion are taken from Common Worship. Sung worship is accompanied by the organ. We welcome any visiting Christian to take the communion bread and wine if they do so in their own church.
4:00 pm Nine Lessons and Carols Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Nine Lessons and Carols Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A traditional Nine Lessons and Carols service at Crofton Old Church.
6:30 pm Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
A traditional service of readings and carols.
Dec
24
Sun
9:30 am Family Christmas Service @ Holy Rood Church
Family Christmas Service @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am
Family Christmas Service @ Holy Rood Church
An all-in Nativity Service.  Children (and adults) are invited to come dressed as a character who might have appeared in the Christmas story – if you don’t have a costume at home turn up a…
9:30 am Morning Worship (CW) @ St. Edmund's Church
Morning Worship (CW) @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Morning Worship (CW) @ St. Edmund's Church | Fareham | United Kingdom
This traditional service is take from Common Worship.  Sung worship is led by an organ. Refreshments are served after the service.
4:00 pm 4pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
4pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
This nativity service is particularly for families with young children, but all are welcome to come and hear the Christmas story and sing Christmas songs. The service is so popular it is repeated at 6pm.
6:00 pm 6pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
6pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6pm Nativity Service @ St. Edmund's Church
This nativity service is particularly for families with young children, but all are welcome to come and hear the Christmas story and sing Christmas songs. The service is so popular it is also held at…
11:00 pm Midnight Holy Communion @ Holy Rood Church
Midnight Holy Communion @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 24 @ 11:00 pm – Dec 25 @ 12:15 am
As Christmas Eve moves into Christmas Day do come and join us as we celebrate Jesus’s birth.  As we join in Holy Communion we also remember that Jesus came to die on the cross so that our sins may be forgiven – what a gift!
Dec
25
Mon
8:00 am Holy Communion with Carols @ St. Edmund's Church
Holy Communion with Carols @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 25 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
You would be very welcome to celebrate Christmas at this traditional Christmas Day service.
10:00 am Christmas Day Family Service @ Holy Rood Church
Christmas Day Family Service @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Christmas Day Family Service @ Holy Rood Church
Do join us to celebrate the birth of Jesus.  This service is suitable for young and not so young!