Joyful Celebrations Await at Cowplain Evangelical Church This Christmas

Rev Phill Brown   -  

Cowplain Evangelical Church is gearing up for a season of festive cheer, with a diverse array of events lined up to celebrate the spirit of Christmas in Waterlooville. From laughter-filled evenings with top stand-up comedians to a heart-warming Christmas pantomime and traditional carol services, there’s something for everyone in the community to enjoy.

Comedians & Carols – A Night of Laughter and Song

Kick off the Christmas season in Portsmouth with a night of comedy and singalong carols at Comedians & Carols on Saturday, 25th November, at 7 pm. Featuring three top stand-up comedians. Paul Kerensa, writer for BBC1’s Miranda and Not Going Out, Wayne Shakespeare, a comic magician who’s a master of stupidity and nonchalance and Jude Simpson, who combines observational comedy with poetry, rap and song. The event promises clean, family-friendly sets with a festive twist. Enjoy laugh-a-minute stand-up, unique carol renditions, and festive treats. Book your £8 tickets here.

A Christmas Carol Pantomime – Bah Humbug Delight

Experience the magic of Charles Dickens’ classic tale with a brilliant Christmas pantomime in Waterlooville by the Saltmine Theatre Company. Join the meanest man in London, Ebenezer Scrooge, on his journey of redemption on Saturday, 2nd December, at 2:30 pm or 7 pm. Tickets start from £6, and the performance promises to be a festive, supernatural spectacular. Book your tickets here.

Christingle Service – Festive Family Fun – FREE

On 17th December at 10 am, the church invites families to a festive gathering with the Christingle Service. Children are encouraged to dress up as their favourite nativity character and join in crafting classic Christingles. The event is free, providing a joyful opportunity for kids to be part of the Christmas magic while celebrating the true meaning of the season.

Christmas Carol Celebration – FREE

Later on the 17th December, at 5:30 pm, the Christmas Carol Celebration promises enchanting carols, heartwarming songs, and captivating media in a memorable service. Following the celebration, enjoy complimentary refreshments, including mulled wine, mince pies, and Christmas cake. This event is free and is sure to leave attendees in high festive spirits.

Carols by Candlelight – FREE

Step into the cosy glow of Christmas Eve on 24th December at 5:30 pm with Carols by Candlelight. The candlelit service features heartwarming carols, festive songs, and an inspiring short talk. Attendees will receive a candle to share the radiant light, creating a beautiful and reflective moment. Enjoy complimentary refreshments after the service. This event is free.

Christmas Morning Celebration – FREE

Rise and shine on Christmas Day at 10 am for the Christmas Morning Celebration. Open to all ages, this festive service welcomes everyone to come together and rejoice in the boundless joy of Christmas. The event is free, offering a joy-filled start to Christmas Day.

Cowplain Evangelical Church invites the whole community to celebrate the festive season together, with events catering to various interests and ages. For more information and to secure your spot for ticketed events, visit Cowplain Church’s Christmas website.