Upcoming Events


Christmas and our Advent Calendar is just around the corner.  Highfield Road Uniting Church would love to encourage and welcome you to join us at one of our services.


Events at Highfield Road Uniting Church:

Sunday 18 December 2022 at 9.30am – Service of Readings and Carols

Wednesday 21 December 2022 at 2.30pm –  Quiet Christmas – a contemplative service.  This contemplative afternoon service with communion is offered for people who may not be able to be at church on Christmas Day, maybe for whom Christmas Day is difficult or cannot get to church on Christmas Day.  We hope you will feel welcome to join us.  Please consider if you have family or friends who might welcome this opportunity to join this service and think about inviting and accompanying them.

Saturday 24 December 2022 at 5pm – will be a Family focused Christmas gathering.

Saturday 24 December 2022 at 11.30pm – Candlelight service with communion. We gather in the darkness on Christmas Eve for this sublime, candlelight service to remind us that the light of Christ is born in our darkness.  We welcome and rejoice in the “true light who has come into the world”.  We share the Lord’s Supper together.

Sunday 25 December 2022 at 9.30am – Christmas Day Service.


Local Carol events:

Burwood Uniting Church extends an invitation to all to join in their Service of readings and song on Sunday 11, December 2022 at 7:30pm

Canterbury Council of Churches will be holding their annual park event, 11 December 2022 at 7:00pm and 

Ecumenical Christmas Carols in Maling Road, 11:30am Saturday 17 December 2022


Canterbury Council of Churches, 2021  “Joy to the World”








Early Word
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Gathering Services
Gathering services cater for those who can’t attend on Sunday morningAll are welcome