Advent and Christmas

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2019 Advent

Gingerbread House Decorating, 
Sunday November 24th, 11a.m. –2p.m.  

Everyone is invited to participate, no experience necessary; you just need to bring your already baked and assembled house to decorate. Frosting and Candy for decorating will be on hand for if you like, you can bring your own “Special” decorations for your own house

Holiday Stroll - Saturday, November 30th  

5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. Gingerbread House Village Display
5:45 p.m. New England Ringers present Christmas Around the World
7:10 p.m. New England Ringers present Christmas Around the World

Advent I - Sunday, December 1st

8 a.m   Holy Eucharist
9 a.m. Christian Education ~ All Ages
9 a.m. Fellowship Coffee Hour
9:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist
9 a.m. –12 noon  Gingerbread Village Display
The Gingerbread Village will be on display for everyone to see and enjoy, feel free to invite your friends and family.  These delicious houses will be available for sale.

Advent II - Sunday, December 8th

8 a.m   Holy Eucharist
9 a.m. Christian Education ~ All Ages
9 a.m. Fellowship Coffee Hour
9:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist
9 a.m. –12 noon  Gingerbread Village Display
The Gingerbread Village will be on display for everyone to see and enjoy. If you have purchased one of the houses, they will be ready to be picked up today until Noon.

CGS Women Christmas Dinner & Yankee Swap-Monday
December 9th at 5:30 p.m.

All women at Good Shepherd are cordially invited to attend the annual Christmas Dinner & Yankee Swap sponsored by the CGS Women. 
Cost: Dinner $15  Yankee swap gift - around $15

Advent III - Sunday, December 15th

8 a.m   Holy Eucharist
9 a.m. Christian Education ~ All Ages
9 a.m. Fellowship Coffee Hour
9:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist

Blue Christmas Service

        Thursday, December 19th at 6:30 pm

Advent IV- Sunday, December 22nd

         8 a.m   Holy Eucharist
         9 a.m. Christian Education ~ All Ages
         9 a.m. Fellowship Coffee Hour
         9:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist
         11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist
         We continue the day with the “Deck the Halls Celebration”: 
         12 noon Youth Group Gathering of the Greens
         3-5:30 p.m. Wreath Making and Decorating the Church 
         5:45 p.m. Spaghetti Supper
         7 p.m. Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols concluding with a short             concert by the Adult Handbells 

2019 Christmas Services
Christmas Eve - Tuesday, December 24th

4:30 p.m. Children's Service of the Bells with Holy Eucharist with Organ

All are welcome to bring a bell! (Nursery Care available)

6:30 p.m. Festival Holy Eucharist with Adult Handbells, Brass & Organ

       (Nursery Care available)

9:00 p.m. Festival Holy Eucharist with the Senior Choir, Brass & Organ

Christmas Day - Wednesday, December 25th

10 a.m.  Festival Holy Eucharist

Epiphany - Monday, January 6th

6:30 pm.  Holy Eucharist with a pot luck supper following


 
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