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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
14
Sat
12:00 pm Young at Heart Lunch and Film @ Holy Rood Church Centre
Young at Heart Lunch and Film @ Holy Rood Church Centre
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
For those who are ‘young at heart’ please join to enjoy a Christmas Festive lunch and a film! Please bring a friend or neighbour. Signup forms requesting your sandwich preference and details of any allergies or intolerances are at the back of both churches and in the Parish Office. If you are able, we ask for a donation of £3 per person…
Dec
15
Sun
6:30 pm Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
An update of the traditional Christmas carol service of readings and carols.
Dec
22
Sun
9:30 am Nativity From Scratch @ Holy Rood Church
Nativity From Scratch @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am
Nativity From Scratch @ Holy Rood Church
An all-in scratch Nativity Service.  Children (and adults) are invited to come dressed as a character who might have appeared in the Christmas story.
4:00 pm Nine Lessons and Carols Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Nine Lessons and Carols Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A traditional Nine Lessons and Carols service at Crofton Old Church.
Dec
24
Tue
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
Wed
10:00 am Christmas Day Family Service @ Holy Rood Church
Christmas Day Family Service @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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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Change to Holy Rood Service Time

Please note, from Christmas Day the Holy Rood morning service will start half and hour later at 10am.

Upcoming Services

Dec
15
Sun
9:30 am Family Worship @ Holy Rood Church
Family Worship @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am
Family Worship @ Holy Rood Church | Fareham | United Kingdom
This informal service is suitable for people of any age.  These are led by a music group normally consisting of singers, guitars, piano and drums. The service also includes Bible readings, a talk and prayers…
9:30 am Holy Communion (BCP) @ St. Edmund's Church
Holy Communion (BCP) @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 15 @ 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 Prayer.  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 15 @ 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.
6:30 pm Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Carols by Candlelight @ Holy Rood Church
An update of the traditional Christmas carol service of readings and carols.
Dec
19
Thu
10:30 am Thursday Holy Communion @ Foster Room
Thursday Holy Communion @ Foster Room
Dec 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This reflective communion service is held in the Foster Room which is located next to Holy Rood Church.
Dec
22
Sun
9:30 am Morning Worship (CW) @ St. Edmund's Church
Morning Worship (CW) @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 22 @ 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.
9:30 am Nativity From Scratch @ Holy Rood Church
Nativity From Scratch @ Holy Rood Church
Dec 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am
Nativity From Scratch @ Holy Rood Church
An all-in scratch Nativity Service.  Children (and adults) are invited to come dressed as a character who might have appeared in the Christmas story.
4:00 pm Nine Lessons and Carols Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Nine Lessons and Carols Service @ St. Edmund's Church
Dec 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A traditional Nine Lessons and Carols service at Crofton Old Church.
Dec
24
Tue
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
Wed
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 – 11:00 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!