Posts from December 2014

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Lessons and Carols

by John Oakes

This Sunday, John Oakes will be speaking on “The Greatest Story Ever Told” at our 10:30 am service of Nine Lessons and Carols, and for those who like to come earlier, there’ll be traditional Communion at 8:00 am, as always. Please join us as we continue our Christmas celebrations!

Singing with Mary

by John Oakes

This Sunday, as we continue the countdown to Christmas at our 8:00 a.m. traditional and 10:30 a.m. contemporary Communion services, Jo-Anne Billinger will be encouraging us to “sing with Mary” in preparation for the celebration of Christ’s birth. We’ll be lighting the fourth candle on the Advent wreath and there will be a full children’s […]

“Who Are You?”

by John Martin

This Sunday we observe the Third Sunday of Advent. John Oakes will challenge both children and grown-ups with the question “Who Are You?” at our 10:30 a.m. Family Service. We will be lighting the third candle on the Advent wreath, as we continue to prepare for Christmas, and we will be welcoming Oliver Howard Jan Jaensch into the church […]

Adopt A Family at Christmas

by John Martin

For more than a decade, St. Mary’s, through the generosity of our parishioners, has offered an Adopt A Family at Christmas. The needs in our community are great and so many people have a difficult time trying to make ends meet, and especially to have any funds to purchase a small gift for a loved […]

“The Good News”

by John Martin

This Sunday we observe the Second Sunday of Advent. Jo-Anne Billinger will speak on the theme of “The Good News” at both our 8:00 a.m. traditional and 10:30 a.m. Communion services. We will be lighting the second candle on the Advent wreath, as we continue to prepare for Christmas. Please join us for what promises to be a […]