This is a quiet and spoken service, with one hymn most of the time. This service has a homily (short sermon). During this service a healing prayer is offered, with anointing and laying on the hands. There is communion each week, the service is usually about 40 to 50 minutes long.
This is a quiet and spoken service following the Order of Service from the Northumbria Community. On occasion other sources may be used. The Staff pray this office with regularity, presenting to the Lord the needs of St Luke’s families. There is no communion.