Church of England Diocese of Leicester Countesthorpe

These events occur regularly throughout the calendar year.

Thursday

Communion Service

Every Thursday at 9:30 a.m. for 40m

Main Street
Countesthorpe
Leicester

A said service of Holy Communion following Common Worship liturgy. Includes a short address.

Common Worship
Saturday

Messy Church

Every Third Saturday at 4 p.m. for 1hr 30m

Main Street
Countesthorpe
Leicester

An interactive time of worship and fellowship for all the family, featuring games, craft activities, a Bible story, singing and a shared meal.

Refreshments Family Friendly
Sunday

Communion Service

Every Sunday at 9 a.m. for 1hr 15m

Main Street
Countesthorpe
Leicester

A service of Holy Communion following the Common Worship liturgy. This service is quiet and reflective in nature and includes an address. Music is a mixture of traditional and new songs and is played on the organ or keyboard.

Refreshments Common Worship Creche
Sunday

Worship Praise

Every Third Sunday at 11 a.m. for 1hr 15m

Main Street
Countesthorpe
Leicester

An informal, lively service with the emphasis on the ministry of the word.
This service is for Adults to come together into God's presence and includes contemporary worship and Biblical teaching, time to respond to what God might be saying to us and listening and intercessory prayer.
Our Young People's church runs for the whole of this service in an adjacent building, led by the young people themselves under adult supervision.

Refreshments Common Worship Creche Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities
Sunday

All-Age Service of the Word

Every Second Sunday at 11 a.m. for 1hr 15m

Main Street
Countesthorpe
Leicester

An informal service of the Word for all ages.
We aim to offer accessible worship and age appropriate teaching as we all gather together. We normally offer Baptisms at this service.
Coffee and Doughnuts are offered before this service when there is a baptism, otherwise biscuits with soft drinks and tea/coffee.
Music is provided by the Music Group, drawing on modern and traditional songs and hymns.

Refreshments Common Worship Family Friendly Creche
Thursday

"Let's Go!"

Every Thursday at 1:45 p.m. for 1hr 15m

Main Street
Countesthorpe
Leicester

This is a group for parents/grandparents/carers with babies and pre-school children. We have songs and a story, followed by refreshments and an opportunity for the children to play while adults chat.
We meet in the church, ahead of our planned move to the under construction "The Bridge" centre.

Refreshments Family Friendly
Sunday

All Age Communion

Every Fourth Sunday at 11 a.m. for 1hr 15m

Main Street
Countesthorpe
Leicester

An informal service of Holy Communion for all ages. .
There are varying activities during the service including different styles of exploring God's word and prayer.
Our Young People are with us for the whole of the service. The address is geared to all ages and teaching is offered to be applicable to both young and old alike. The service includes Holy Communion, which our young people assist with.
Music is provided by the Music Group and draws on both modern and traditional songs.

Refreshments Common Worship Family Friendly
Sunday

Send Out Sunday

Every Fifth Sunday at 11 a.m. for 1hr

Main Street
Countesthorpe
Leicester

Where there is a 5th Sunday in the month, there is an opportunity to take part in a special event providing loving service to our local community. Type of events vary, but are around the themes of Evangelism, Acts of Service to the Community, Hospitality and Social Justice. Recent events have included promoting support for Asylum Seekers, knocking on doors on the newer housing estates to welcome new residents to the village, and leading songs of praise in the local retirement home.
Alternatively, there is a study and prayer group in the church featuring bible study and discussion, and saying prayers for those who have gone out into the community.

Refreshments Family Friendly
Sunday

Communion Service

Every First Sunday at 11 a.m. for 1hr 15m

Main Street
Countesthorpe
Leicester

An informal service of Holy Communion, with varying styles of contemporary worship and reflection.
Our Young People's church runs in an adjacent building, led by the young people themselves under adult supervision, with an opportunity to join the whole church in receiving Holy Communion.
Music is provided by the Music Group and draws on both modern and traditional songs.

Refreshments Common Worship Family Friendly Creche Sunday School / Organised Children's Activities