THIS WEEK: beginning December 1
THE WEEK: Dec. 2nd – 7th
Monday: 10:00AM Staff meeting; SFQ 9:00AM-3:00PM with lunch provided; Personnel 7:00PM; Exec. Comm. 8:00PM
Tuesday: Outreach meeting 10:00AM; Worship & Music 7:00PM
Wednesday: Mid-week Advent service 7:00PM in the Nave
Saturday: BH rental TBA
NEXT SUNDAY: December 8th Second Sunday of Advent
Lighting of Advent Wreath
8:00 AM – Worship with Holy Communion in Chapel
9:15AM – Sunday School
10:30 AM -Worship with Holy Communion
After: Annual Meeting of the Congregation, Part One
The Advent wreath is given to the glory of God and in loving memory
of Harold Lewis by the Lewis Family.
We thank Sarah Young for supplying the greens and caring for the
Advent wreath during this season.
ST. LUKE ANNUAL MEETING of the Congregation, Part One will be held Sunday, December 8th, following the 10:30AM worship service. A copy of the agenda and 2020 budget will be available in the back of the nave on Sunday, Dec. 1st.
ADVENT MID-WEEK SERVICES will be held each week of Advent, that is, Dec. 4th, 11th, and 18th at 7:00PM in the nave.
ADVENT Our Advent Tree this year will be graced with “water well” ornaments. You are encouraged to take an ornament and make a contribution, in any dollar amount. Forms and cards, for gift-giving in honor of a loved one, will be available at the display located in the West Hall, beginning today. (A joint project of Service and Outreach ministries)
CHRISTMAS DONATIONS NEEDED A box will be located in the West Hall for your donations. Suggested items: Juice boxes, tissues, small notepads, puzzle books, hand lotion, ChapStick, hard candies, individual packs of crackers or snack items and homemade cookies. Anyone interested in helping pack and or deliver bags are invited to meet in Bell Hall Tuesday, December 10th at 2:00PM.
2020 OFFERING ENVELOPES will be available for pick up in the back of the nave mid-December. Please note, your envelope number may have changed, so please look for your name, not your envelope number. If you have any questions, please contact the church office.
SAVE THE DATE FOR DECORATING THE NAVE The Worship and Music Ministry invites all who are willing and able to help decorate the Nave for Christmas on Sunday, December 22nd following the 10:30AM service. Many hands make quick work. Thank you.
CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES
The Family Christmas Eve Service at 7:00 PM is geared for our children, with music, candle lighting and Holy Communion.
The Christmas Eve Service at 9:30 PM (extended pre-service music starting at 9:10PM) offers worship with music, candle lighting and Holy Communion in a more traditional style. The Christmas Day Service is at 9:30AM.