ADVENT 4: LOVE FOR ALL PEOPLE

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 20 @ 11AM

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Worship
We light the candle for love this week. Light a candle on Zoom.
 
Scriptures for Advent 4, December 20 (read them all here):
2 Samuel 7:1-17, Psalm 132:1-9, Romans 16:25-27,  Luke 1:26-38
Welcome
Join us in prayer for Central African Republic and One Voice Fellowship.
 
Consider a Christmas gift to Restoration Immigration Legal Aid.
 
Invite a friend to church on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day!
 
Wonder
Bake Mandy's recipe for German Nussecken or fold a paper star.
 
Join us for caroling at 5pm on Zoom at the link above.
 
Enjoy these lyrics to a French Advent Carol submitted by Weber Ivy:
People, look east. The time is near 
Of the crowning of the year.
Make your house fair as you are able,
Trim the hearth and set the table.
People, look east and sing today:
Love, the Guest, is on the way.

for all PEOPLE

ADVENT @ INCARNATION

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CHRISTMAS: JESUS FOR ALL PEOPLE

CHRISTMAS EVE @ 4PM  &  CHRISTMAS DAY @ 9AM

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Worship
For Christmas Eve, kids are invited to dress as a favorite nativity character. Everyone is invited to bring a nativity set to church!
 
Wonder
Enjoy these nativities from the homes of our congregation and around the world. Click on the image to view larger and see videos!

ADVENT 3: JOY FOR ALL PEOPLE

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13 @ 11AM

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Worship
We light the candle for joy this week. Light a candle on Zoom.
This Sunday is called Gaudete Sunday, from the Latin for "Rejoice."
 
Scriptures for Advent 3, December 13 (read them all here):
Isaiah 65:17-25, Psalm 126, 1 Thessalonians 5:12-28, John 1:19-28, 3:22-30
Welcome
We will prayer walk our neighborhoods before church this morning, then share what we saw and heard after the service on Zoom. Prayer-walking instructions here
Join us in prayer for Canada and NextGen Leadership Initiative.
 
Wonder
Listen to our Advent For All People Spotify playlist. It's multicultural and collaborative; add your favorite songs!
Bake Santa Lucia buns using the Hamlins' tried-and-true family recipe!
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ADVENT 2: PEACE FOR ALL PEOPLE

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6 @ 11AM

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We light the candle for peace this week. Light a candle on Zoom.
 
Scriptures for Advent 2, December 6 (read them all here):
Isaiah 40:1-11, Psalm 85:8-13, Philippians 4:4-9, Mark 1:1-8
Welcome
Join us in prayer for Cameroon and Little Lights.
 
Wonder
Bishop John will visit this week! Join us outside the church at 9:30am to make pomanders and learn about a famous Turkish bishop named Saint Nicholas.
Saint Nicholas gave simple gifts. Try making "Katie Bread" this week, a traditional bread to bake and share from Leigh McAfee's family.
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ADVENT 1: HOPE FOR ALL PEOPLE

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 29 @ 11AM

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We light the candle for hope this week. Light a candle on Zoom.
 
Scriptures for Advent 1, November 29 (read them all here):
Isaiah 64:1-9, Psalm 80:1-7, Hebrews 1, Mark 13:24-37
Welcome
This is the weekend to drop off groceries for families seeking asylum through Restoration Immigration Legal Aid! Email Amy for details.
Join us in prayer for Cambodia and Our Lady Queen of Peace Food Pantry.
 
Wonder
The children will be gathering outside the church at 9:30am to build an Advent fire. All ages are welcome to join!
Fold an origami peace crane to decorate your home or the chapel!
Enjoy Beth's Spotify Advent playlist.
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