Family Christingle Service

Home » Latest News » Family Christingle Service
Christingle Screen
Christingle 1
Christingle 3

Family Christingle Service
St. Andrew's Sunday 2nd Dec 4pm

Christingle is a celebratory event that takes place in thousands of churches and schools across the country, raising funds that help work supporting young people.
Christingle celebrations are named after the Christingles that are lit during the service. Christingles are made from an orange decorated with red tape, sweets and a candle.

The symbolism of Christingle
Each piece of the Christingle holds special symbolism to help children understand the importance of Jesus and the Gospel, and its relevance at Christmas time.

The orange represents the world
The red ribbon (or tape) symbolises the love and blood of Christ
The sweets and dried fruit represent all of God's creations
The lit candle represents Jesus's light in the world, bringing hope to people living in darkness

All items to make a Christingle during the Service will be provided.

More news from Curry Rivel

wayside art workshop
: Fri 22 Feb 7:25am

Wayside Art are holding Energy Art Workshops @ The Langford Hotel.Wed 24th April & Sat 11th May 2019Sounds lovely, small groups, all materials and a 2 course lunch.... mmm it's my birthday soon, Edwaysideart.co.ukContact Nicki for more details 07703...

Aladdin16
: Thu 21 Feb 3:03pm

Give me dames, costumes and pantoYou may do so sans objectionTill the day of resurrection;For bless my beard they aye shall beMy beloved trinity.Woken Veil (Sorry...

Aladdin14
: Thu 21 Feb 1:54pm

All the Panto photos can be found on the website gallery.... https://www.curryrivel.org.uk/gallery.html Many thanks to Mike Mason our own resident Village...