Following our successful inaugural “Messy Church”, a second one has been arranged for Saturday 7th December. Please ‘click’ on the poster, below:-
Messy Church December 7th
This informal event is suitable for all ages. We look forward to seeing you.
p.s. If you are not sure what “Messy Church” is all about – then why not come along and join us, enjoy yourself and find out!
Concert on Sunday 20th October in St. Arvans Church
Kathryn Price (Cello)
Charles Mathews (Organ)
John Tavener’s “The Protecting Vale”
Tickets £10 – available at the Door
(In aid of Church Funds)
As published on our Newsletter and in Fiveways Magazine, St. Arvans Church will be OPEN this Weekend 13th and 14th July with Teas, Childrens activities, various displays and plants for sale.
Also on Saturday there will be Church Records and Monumental Inscription look-up available and two short talks about the Church, its History and People by David Priddis at 11.30am and at 2.30pm.
Saturday Open 10.30am – 4pm Sunday 10.00 Eucharist then Open 11.15 – 4pm
All are most welcome. Entry Free.
Donations for the upkeep of this ancient Celtic Church, gratefully received.
We are pleased to publish the details of Services for the whole St. Arvans Group for April.
This includes the end of Lent, Holy Week and Easter.
Monthly Services for April 2019
We hope to see you over the Easter period at this, the most important time in the Church’s year. All are very welcome.
We wish to apologise to all our readers for the temporary loss of this website over the last couple of weeks due to unforeseen circumstances. We hope it is all back on now so you can see the times of our Services, etc. over Christmas and the New Year. (see Post of Services for full update. NB our “Midnight” Service commences 11pm on Christmas Eve)
If you just fancy some Music, why not attend the Carols around the Christmas Tree in the St. Arvans Churchyard (in Church if weather dictates) with the Chepstow Town Band. 6pm Friday 21st December.
6pm Sunday 23rd December 2018 – Service of Nine lessons and Carols St. Arvans Church – with Choir and soloists. Music Master: Kate Price
7pm Friday 28th December, St. Arvans Church – Dave Ayre’s Christmas Baroque Night. See separate Post for further details.
We are pleased to welcome back, by popular demand, Dave Ayre for a Christmas Baroque Night.
This commences at 7pm, details on the Poster, below, please click on the Link.
baroque night Dec 28 st arvans – poster
Daye Ayre’s previous Concert was a most enjoyable and informal affair.
Please come, you will enjoy it!
Please click on the Link below for all the details of Services for Christmas and the New Year.
December & January Services
We wish you all a Happy and Peaceful Christmas and hope to Welcome you at one or more service.
Please do come and see our Crib
This coming weekend there are a number of Events in St. Arvans to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the end of hostilities in WWI.
On Friday 9th November, David Priddis will give an Illustrated Talk “St. Arvans Remembers WW1” the results of his four year research into those who served – See poster, below
On Sunday the 10.00am Service at St. Arvans will be followed by an Act of Rembrance at 11 am in St. Arvans Church.
Commencing at 2.30pm there will be exhibitions and Events in the St. Arvans Memorial Hall which was built as the Village Memorial to WWI – see poster
St Arvans Remembrance poster
We are pleased to publish the Newsletter for September 2018.
Please note that due to Clergy holidays some Services may be different from the normal pattern. Our list of Services is published on a separate Post.
SUMMER NEWSLETTER_September 2018
We are pleased to confirm that there will be a concert of the Baroque period by
Dave Ayre’s renowned band of musicians
at St. Arvans Church, St. Arvans, near Chepstow
at 7pm Sunday, 1st July 2018 – see attached poster.
Concert Baroque Night_1st July 2018
We hope you can come. Tickets on the door include a glass of wine!