With the prediction of winter storm warnings, ice storm warnings and treacherous conditions forecast for tomorrow, we will POSTPONE our presentation of “The First Nativity” to next Sunday, December 15th at both services. Please help get this word out to everyone to make sure they know.
Upcoming Services and Special Music
Sunday, December 1 – “Zechariah and Routines” (Isaiah 2:2-5 & Luke 1:5-25)
The Advent Festival 4:30 pm – 7:00 in the FLC
Wednesday, December 4 – Moravian Lovefeast at 5:30 pm in the chapel
Sunday, December 8 – “Joseph and Wrestling with God” (Isaiah 11:1-10 & Matthew 1:18-25)
The First Nativity, A Children’s Musical compiled by Dana Davis at 8:45 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
The Nexsen Handbell Ringers will be performing in the chapel immediately following the 8:45 a.m. service.
Wednesday, December 11 – The Longest Night Service Christmas can be a painful time for some. It may be the first Christmas without a loved family member who has recently died; it may be a time that has always been difficult. Come out, and join with us in sharing and hearing prayers, scripture, and music that acknowledge that God’s presence is for those who mourn, for those who struggle – and that God’s Word comes to shine light into our darkness. Everyone, regardless of church background (or lack of it) is welcome.
Sunday, December 15 – “Mary and Faithfulness” (Luke 1:26-38 & Isaiah 7:10-17)
The Chancel Choir Christmas Cantata “The Winter Rose” by Joseph Martin at 8:45 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Sunday, December 22 – “Shepherds and the Unlikely” (Luke 2:8-20)
Special Music will include Carols by John Rutter at 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, December 24 – Christmas Eve
4:00 p.m. – A Children’s Liturgy (w/Cookies and Hot Chocolate Fellowship)
6:00 p.m. – Praise and Worship
8:00 p.m. – Lessons and Carols
8:00 p.m. – Worship at Blackburn’s Chapel
11:00 p.m. – Traditional Worship