WORSHIP IN CHRISTMAS: Glory to God in the Highest!
Blue Christmas, Sunday, December 18, 4:00 p.m. Join us for a service of
longing and hope near the winter solstice. Whether we grieve, struggle with illness
and declining health, face depression, loneliness, unemployment or loss, here is
space and place for solace. Join our evening prayer as we anticipate the coming light with prayers and song and readings. This is a collaborative community effort of faith and healing with time for individual remembrances, prayers, and prayers for healing, sponsored by St. Andrew, First Congregational Church, Asbury Methodist Church, St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Funk's Funeral Home, and Hospice of Bristol Hospital.
THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD, CHRISTMAS EVE, Saturday, December 24.
4:00 p.m. : A Candelight Carol Service of Holy Communion (full choirs and
10:30 p.m. Worship Service in the Chapel
Come join the heavenly chorus of every time and every place and ring out your
"Glory to God in the highest!" for the incredible gift: the Prince of Peace born in our
midst, God with us, born as one of us. With Joseph and Mary, shepherds and
angels, lowing cattle and sheep, we gather around the Christ Child born for us, this
NATIVITY OF OUR LORD/CHRISTMAS DAY, 10:00 a.m.
A Carol Setting of Holy Communion
Join us Christmas morning as we celebrate the Word made flesh. John's telling
promises us that the Word dwells among us, full of grace and truth. Light shines in
the darkness here.
NEW YEAR'S EVE, 4:00 p.m. Saturday Service
FIRST SUNDAY OF CHRISTMAS. JANUARY 1, 2017, 10:00 a.m.
A Service of Lessons and Carols
Rejoice and carol through all twelve of the 12 days of Christmas! Hear the stories.
Sing the songs. Enjoy the special music offered. Rejoice and be glad.