I still enjoy receiving a paper calendar, seeing the pages and rows of blank unsullied squares each ready to receive opportunities to meet with people and to advance the kingdom of heaven. Those fresh new pages remind me of the gift of God's grace, coming to us fresh each day. This reminder of not merely… Continue reading Tomorrowland
My family always went to church on Christmas Day. Like many families we would wake early, tumble down the stairs and tear open the gifts under our tree. My mother would slip in and out preparing a special Christmas breakfast for us to enjoy. But then we would rush to dress and dash to church… Continue reading Christmas Gifts
Our 8 pm Christmas Eve worship service traces God’s presence with us from the earliest of time to the birth of the Christ. You will hear familiar Bible readings, sing favorite Christmas hymns and carols, and learn about symbols associated with Christmas. As we trace God’s work in the world, hopefully you will also recognize God’s… Continue reading Lessons and Carols
5:30 pm, Saturday, December 24th, Christmas Eve Come and participate in our no-audition, no-rehearsal Christmas pageant. Arrive by 5 pm, if you want a particular part. This worship service provides parents with a low stress opportunity for their entire family to celebrate Christ coming into our lives this Christmas.
Daniel Pinkham titled his opus "Christmas Cantata," but it conveys the feel of Advent. Jesus is coming into the world, but did the shepherds, their neighbors, or even Mary have questions about what this would mean for them? Read our director's note below. A brass choir will complement our expanded choir for "God Rest You… Continue reading Christmas Cantata