ST MARY MAGDALENE CHURCH

WOOLWICH, LONDON


A place of Christian worship for over 1000 years!

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Our teaching theme

In our church, we normally have a theme for each year which forms the basis for our teaching in sermons, Sunday School, and in the other activities that we have. The theme for 2018 is:

Back to the Future -

All About the Christian Faith in one Year!


7 January – 1st Sunday of Epiphany – The Holy Family

14 January - 2nd Sunday of Epiphany – The Baptism of Jesus

21 January – 3rd Sunday of Epiphany – Signs of Glory in Jesus’ early life

28 January – 4th Sunday of Epiphany – The Presentation of Christ

4 February – 2nd Sunday before Lent – Christ the Teacher

11 February – Sunday next before Lent – Christ the Healer

19 February – 1st Sunday of Lent – Christ the Friend of Sinners

25 February – 2nd Sunday of Lent – Temptation

4 March – 3rd Sunday of Lent – Making sense of Suffering

11 March – 4th Sunday of Lent – The Transfiguration of Jesus

18 March – 5th Sunday of Lent – Passion Sunday

25 March – Palm Sunday – The Way of the Cross

1 April – Easter Day – The Resurrection of Jesus

8 April – 2nd Sunday of Easter – The Annunciation of Our Lord to the Mary

15 April – 3rd Sunday of Easter – Jesus appearance on the Emmaus Road

22 April – 4th Sunday of Easter – Jesus appears by the Lakeside

29 April – 5th Sunday of Easter – Jesus Commission to Peter

6 May – 6th Sunday of Easter – The Way, the Truth, and the Life

13 May – Ascension Sunday – Going to the Father

20 May – Pentecost – Coming of the Holy Spirit

27 May – Trinity Sunday – The Holy Trinity

3 June – 1st Sunday after Trinity - Thanksgiving for the gift of Holy Communion

10 June – 2nd Sunday after Trinity – The People of God

17 June – 3rd Sunday after Trinity – The Church’s Mission

24 June – Birth of John the Baptist – The Life of the Baptised

1 July – 5th Sunday after Trinity – A New Commandment

8 July – 6th Sunday after Trinity – Prayer

15 July – 7th Sunday after Trinity – The Fruit of the Spirit

22 July – St Mary Magdalene – Mary Magdalene

29 July – 9th Sunday after Trinity – The Whole Armour of God

5 August – The Transfiguration of Our Lord – Knowing God

12 August – 11th Sunday after Trinity – The Blessed Virgin Mary

19 August – 12th Sunday after Trinity – The Serving Community

26 August – 13th Sunday after Trinity – The Witnessing Community

2 September – 14th Sunday after Trinity – The Suffering Community

9 September – 15th Sunday after Trinity – The Christian Family

16 September – 16th Sunday after Trinity – Those in Positions of Leadership

23 September – 17th Sunday after Trinity – The Neighbour

30 September – St Michael and All Angels – Angels and Miracles

7 October – 19th Sunday after Trinity – The Offering of Life

14 October – 20th Sunday after Trinity – The Life of Faith

21 October – 21st Sunday after Trinity – The Christian Hope

28 October – Bible Sunday – The Holy Scriptures

4 November – All Saints Day – Citizens of Heaven

11 November – Remembrance Sunday – The Creation

18 November – 2nd Sunday before Advent – The Fall

25 November – Christ the King – The Saviour King

2 December – 1st Sunday in Advent – The Advent Hope

9 December – 2nd Sunday in Advent – The Word of God in the Old Testament

16 December – 3rd Sunday in Advent – John the Baptist

23 December – 4th Sunday in Advent – The Angel Gabriel to Mary Came

30 December – 1st Sunday of Christmas – The Incarnation