Monday, December 5 -- Education for Ministry (EfM), 6:30 pm. A college-level exploration of scripture, Christian history and theology, with practice of theological reflection. Participants in EfM commit for the whole academic year. Contact the church office for more information about joining up in 2017.
Wednesday, December 7 -- Vestry Meeting, 7 pm. All members of the parish are welcome to attend.
Wed.,Thurs., Fri. -- Morning Prayer, 7:15 am. Using the prayer book service and the daily lectionary, we begin our day in the presence of God.
Thursday, December 8
~ "Bible Basics" scripture study, 6 pm. A weekly gathering for those who are new to the Bible or want to review the basics of the story, meaning, and origins of scripture. Finishes in time for Hidden Brook. Meets in the upper hall.
~ Hidden Brook Contemplative Prayer, 7 pm. Candlelight, prayer, poetry, chant, and silence. A holy pause in your busy week.
Friday, December 9: Pastoral Response Meeting, 11 am. We gather for noonday prayer and consider how best to respond to needs in the parish and in the community. Meets in the sanctuary.
Sunday, December 11 (3rd Sunday of Advent):
~ Contemplative Holy Eucharist, 8 am. The Rev. Louise Forrest, preaching and presiding.
~ Children's Formation, 9 am. Christmas Pageant preparations continue....
~ Holy Eucharist with Music, 10 am. The Rev. Amy McCreath, preaching and presiding. Nursery is open from 9:45 am to 11:15 am.
~ Adult Formation, 11:30 am. We are reflecting on letters written by German pastor & theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer, as we watch and wait for the coming of Christ this season. All are welcome.