Sunday, December 7 “A Beautiful and Intentional Paradox,” Rev. Reed
Christmas comes again with all its blessings and its complications. When is observance complicity in a hyper-commercial farce? When it is a welcome shift in perspective from selfcenteredness and despair, and an invitation to hope?
Sunday, December 14 Annual Religious Education Holiday Pageant
The children and youth of the church present our annual celebration of song, shepherds, star andstory. Service includes familiar music and our beloved nativity reenactment.
Sunday, December 21 Choir Cantata
Come and receive this gift from our choir and Music Director Johanna Evenson. An eclectic service of anthems, carols, and readings to lift our spirits and allow the music of the season a chance to calm and guide us amidst the distractions of December.
Wednesday, December 24 Christmas Eve Candlelight Services, 6:00 and 8:00 p.m.
We open wide our doors and also our hearts for a service of candlelight, carols and lessons. Come gather with family, friends, and visitors as we fill the church with golden glow, silver song, and a legend of love. Our annual collection for
social outreach, supporting local children living in poverty, will be received. A time of fellowship and refreshment will follow both services.
Sunday, December 28 Fireside Service
This annual fireside service will be held in Gage Hall. There will be music and thoughts about the New Year presented by
some of our members