Christmas 2021

Please note, we have had to change plans since this was originally published to take into account changing rules Covid.

This year, Linton Free Church (on Horn Lane) is hosting the following Christmas activities, a mixture of in-person events and online using Zoom. All are welcome. Please check on this page for regular updates in-case anything changes. 
  • Christmas Lighthouse (Sunday 5th, 10:15am, Church Hall) - free activities for all primary aged Children, exploring the message of Christmas on with crafts, games and snacks!. Please sign up here for further details:
  • Linton Christmas Market (Saturday 11th, 10am - 2pm, Church Garden) - Taking place in our church garden on Saturday the 11th of December, the Linton Christmas Market looks like it will be an event not to be missed. Christmas gifts, carol singing, local food + drink, mulled wine, Wylde Sky Brewery & More. Do support this local event taking place on our doorstep! 
  • Crib Service (Sunday 12th, 4:30pm) - This year, our annual Crib Service takes place on Sunday the 12th of December at 4:30-6pm. It will be lots of fun and aimed at Pre-School, Reception and Key Stage 1 children. Spaces will be limited so sign up quickly.
  • Cafe Church & Nativity (Sunday 19th, 10:30am) - every 3rd Sunday, the Free Church have a more informal and relaxed ‘Cafe Service’. This December it will be combined with our virtual Nativity and is going to be super fun for everyone. You'll be able to sign up to join us in person, or log on to Zoom to join in with the service. 
  • Carol Service (Sunday 19th, 6:30pm) - join us as we journey through the Christmas story together using carols and Bible readings in the church garden. It’s sure to prove fun for all the family and not to be missed! There is no need to sign up to join us, just turn up to the church garden or join us on Zoom.  
  • Merry Mindfulness (Wednesday 22nd, 8:00pm) - A chance to stop, pause and focus on what’s important in the lead up to Christmas. Do bring your friends to experience how Jesus shows us how to be mindful.This will be in our main church building and open to everyone. 
  • Midnight Communion (Friday 24th, 11:30pm) - a quiet, reflective service, to see in Christmas together. This is now taking place on Zoom.
  • Christmas Day Celebration (Saturday 25th, 10:30am) - join us as we celebrate Christmas as one big all age family. This is now taking place on Zoom.

To join any of our Zoom services you can follow the details below. To join anything else, please sign up using the links above:
  1. Using your smartphone, laptop, computer or tablet: (Meeting ID: 738 909 368) Password: 538945
  2. Using your normal landline using one of these numbers below and entering the meeting ID: 738 909 368. The numbers to dial are: 0131 460 1196 or 0203 481 5237