Church of England Diocese of Chester Swettenham

These special, one-off events occur on specific dates.

All Souls Service

3 Nov 2019, 4 p.m. for 50m

Swettenham Lane
Swettenham
Congleton CW12 2LF

All those who have had a funeral held in the church during the year, and those who particularly want to remember lost loved ones are very welcome to join this service.

Remembrance Service

10 Nov 2019, 10:50 a.m. for 50m

Swettenham Lane
Swettenham
Congleton CW12 2LF

An morning service where we give thanks and remember those who gave their lives in the two World Wars and all subsequent conflicts.

Refreshments Morning Worship/Prayer Remembrance Music Hymns Singing Event held in a Church

Wacky Worship

17 Nov 2019, 4:30 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Marton and District C of E Aided School
School Lane,
Marton,
Macclesfield
SK11 9HD

Wacky Worship is a lighthearted time for families and the young at heart to have fun, explore faith and be surprised together.
Today, we'll be creating a Jesse tree with decorations for you to use during Advent and leading up to Christmas. Bring a treasure box to put your decorations in.

Family Friendly Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities Event held in a School

Advent Carol Service

1 Dec 2019, 4 p.m. for 50m

Swettenham Lane
Swettenham
Congleton CW12 2LF

A service looking forward to the coming of Christ.

Christmas Carols Evening Worship/Prayer Music Hymns Singing Event held in a Church

Carol Service

15 Dec 2019, 6:30 p.m. for 50m

Swettenham Lane
Swettenham
Congleton CW12 2LF

An evening service of lessons and Christmas carols.

Christmas Carols Christmas Evening Worship/Prayer Music Hymns Singing Event held in a Church

Outdoor Nativity including Wacky Worship

23 Dec 2019, 4:30 a.m. for 2hr

Church Farm barns
Congleton Road
Marton
SK11 9HF

Come along to the annual outdoor nativity service, held in the barns of Church Farm, in the centre of Marton. Bring your friends and family to hear the Christmas story with real animals taking part. There will be refreshments afterwards.

All age/Family Christmas Carols Christmas Refreshments Crib/nativity Family Friendly #FollowTheStar Music Singing Community event

Carols with Christingle

24 Dec 2019, 6 p.m. for 50m

Swettenham Lane
Swettenham
Congleton CW12 2LF

A family-friendly service which is a special, memorable celebration. The service is named after the Christingles that are lit during the service. Christingles are made from an orange decorated with red tape, sweets and a candle.
Christingles will be provided for each child who comes to the service.

All age/Family Christmas Carols Christingle Christmas Evening Worship/Prayer Family Friendly Music Singing Event held in a Church

Joint Rural Daneside Churches Christmas Day Service

25 Dec 2019, 10:30 a.m. for 50m

Swettenham Lane
Swettenham
Congleton CW12 2LF

Congregations from all the churches in the Rural Daneside group will come together in our church to celebrate Christ's birth.

All age/Family Christmas Carols Christmas Music Hymns Singing Event held in a Church

Joint Rural Daneside Churches Communion Service

29 Dec 2019, 10 a.m. for 45m

Christ Church, Eaton
Macclesfield Road
Eaton
CW12 2NH

On this last Sunday of the year, all are invited to a joint communion service between all the churches in the Rural Daneside Group, which will be held at Christ Church, Eaton.
The church group comprises Eaton, Hulme Walfield, Siddington, Capesthorne, Marton and Swettenham.

All age/Family Christmas Carols Christmas Eucharist/Holy Communion Family Friendly Prayers Music Hymns Singing Event held in a Church