Christmas is indeed a magical time of the year in Thorpe St Andrew and there is something for everyone here. The big community Carol Service takes place on Thursday 19 December at 6.30pm at the Parish Church. Come and join us to sing all your favourite carols and here the familiar Christmas story. Mulled wine and mince pies. On Christmas Eve we will hold our familiar Crib (Nativity) Services in the Parish Church at 2.30pm and 4.00pm. Children - please come dressed as nativity figures. Adults: optional! Our celebrations continue in the evening with a Christmas Communion at the Good Shepherd at 8.00pm and the traditional candlelit Midnight Mass at the Parish Church at 11.30pm. On Christmas morning at 10.30am we will have a family focussed service with carols and communion and a Children's Address. Come and celebrate this most special of gifts.