December Services – One Service at 10:00 a.m.
Sunday, December 2nd Centering for Freedom (Intersectionality and Oppression) Rev. LoraKim Joyner
Sunday, December 9th A World of Peace, Friendship, and Understanding Rev. Heather Rion Starr and DRE Darlene Anderson-Alexander
It’s time for our annual, Multigenerational Winter Service! Let’s gather for a time of reflection about honoring old traditions, creating new ones, and sharing in the beauty of peace and friendship during this Holiday Season. We will be treated to a beautiful array of recorder, piano, and guitar music. Join us for singing, stories, and seasonal joy!
During today’s coffee hour, all are invited to enjoy special snacks provided by the Religious Education Ministry Team while we decorate the trees!
Sunday, December 16th Staying Around Awhile Rev. Heather Rion Starr and the Membership Team We will have our New Member Ceremony today, honor membership anniversaries, and reflect upon what it means to commit to a community through all the seasons, all the inevitable ups-and-downs. We will also commemorate the 6th anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting and our Share-the-Plate offering will go to Sandy Hook Promise.
Sunday, December 23rd Nurturing Wonder Rev. LoraKim Joyner
Monday, December 24th – Christmas Eve
4:30 p.m. Christmas Eve Pageant
7:00 p.m. Be A Light For One Another: Our Candlelight Christmas Eve Service Rev. Heather Rion Starr
All are welcome to this special annual service of poetry, song, reflection and reenergizing one another admist the long nights and winter season.
Sunday, December 30th Roots Rev. Jane Thickstun
Let’s take a look at the value of tradition in religion, and the healthy tension involved in keeping it balanced with seeking new forms, creative expressions, and original experience. Our tradition grounds us, gives us roots, so we can fly.