Christ Church Epicopal to celebrate ‘Gaudete Sunday’
On Sunday, December 11, Christ Church (Episcopal) in Christchurch will observe Gaudete Sunday, also called Rose Sunday. “This day takes its name from the Latin word ‘Gaudete,’ which means ‘rejoice,’ and is found in one of the day’s prayers that contain the phrase ‘Rejoice in the Lord always, and again I say rejoice!’
12.07.2011Service of Lessons & Carols planned at All Saints Church
The service is one of Christian worship celebrating the birth of Jesus in short Bible readings from Genesis, the prophetic books and the Gospels interspersed with anthems and the congregational singing of familiar Christmas carols.
12.07.2011‘Christmas Cookie Walk’ is Saturday at Lower Church
The Lower United Methodist Youth Group will hold its 15th annual “Christmas Cookie Walk” this Saturday, December 3, from 9 a.m. to noon in the church fellowship hall at Hartfield. This event raises funds for the youth to attend retreats and other mission events throughout the year.
11.30.2011UUMC to sell poinsettias, baked goods, boxed lunches Saturday
Urbanna United Methodist Church will hold its Baked Goods and Poinsettia Sale this Saturday, December 3, at 10 a.m. in the church fellowship hall. The Mary Martha Circle also will offer homemade box lunches of ham biscuits, deviled eggs, cole slaw, fruit and brownies for $7 as part of the Urbanna Christmas House Tour.