Celebrating Advent and Christmas at Grace United Methodist Church

Worship

Sunday, December 9

The children of Grace will be presenting the musical The Christmas Shoe Tree at the 10:45 worship service.  You are invited to bring a new pair of shoes to the show, which will be donated to folks who need ’em!

Sunday, December 16

The adult choir will present their cantata at the 10:45 worship service.  Come and hear again the story of how God broke into our lives and our history in a most surprising way!

Thursday, December 20

The Longest Night Worship, at 7:00 PM.  This service is designed for those who are grieving a loss during this season.

Sunday, December 23

Journey to the Manger at 8:15 and 10:45.  This worship experience is an opportunity to give in response to God’s self-giving, and to lay your gifts at the birthplace(s) of Christ.

Service and Giving

Hat, Mitten, Socks, and Underwear Tree

There’s always a tree around somewhere that need decorating – none moreso than the tree in the entryway.  Decorate it with your donations of mittens, hats, socks, and underwear (children’s sizes), after Christmas, these items will be given to the schools to use as they are needed.

Send A Card to a Home-bound Member

Who doesn’t like to get cards full of good cheer at Christmastime?  There are bags in the entryway, ready to receive your cards.  These will be delivered close to Christmas, and will carry your best wishes to our home-bound folks.

Fellowship and Fun

Christmas Fair and Cookie Walk

Saturday, December 8, 8:00 AM

What is Christmas without cookies of all kinds?  If you are looking for Christmas cookies both beautiful and delicious, then the Christmas Fair and Cookie Walk is the place for you!  In addition to cookies and candies, you’ll also find baked goods, and hand-crafted items that will make excellent gifts!

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