Monday, Dec. 9th -- Blue Christmas: A Service of Hope and Healing, 6:30 pm. A beautiful, ecumenical gathering for this who find the holidays hard because of grief, loss, or anxiety. Reflections will be offered by Fr. Theodore Barbas, Chancellor of the Greek Metropolis of Boston. Reception following, and opportunity for guided conversation about "coping during the holidays."
Tuesday, Dec 10th -- Education for Ministry (EfM), 6:30 pm. EfM is a college-level exploration of scripture, Christian history, and theology, with practice in theological reflection. More information about EfM is here.
Wed., Thurs., and Fri. -- Morning Prayer, 7:15 am. A quiet service of scripture and prayer to start your day, using the Daily Office of the Episcopal Church.
Thursday, Dec. 12th -- Hidden Brook Contemplative Prayer Service, Candlelight, poetry, prayer, and silence. A holy pause in your busy week.
Friday, Dec. 13th -- Pastoral Response Team, 11:00 am. A gathering for Noonday Prayer and sharing in responding to the needs of the parish and the community. Meet in the parish office.
Sunday, December 15th (3rd Sunday of Advent) -- Holy Eucharist, 10:00 am. The Rev. Amy McCreath, preaching and presiding. Nursery is open. Children preparing for the Christmas pageant during the first half of the service. Stay for fellowship and nibbles after the service.
Christmas is Coming! Please plan to join us to celebrate the Feast of the Nativity of our Lord! Our major celebration is Tuesday, Dec. 24, Christmas Eve, at 5 pm. Hymns, carols, and special music, candlelight, and Christmas mass, with a festive reception following.We will also have a simpler, but beautiful Christmas Day service -- Wednesday, De. 25, at 10 am. All are welcome!