Advent and Christmas at Calvary

People Look East: Advent and Christmas at Calvary

A powerful call to wait in expectation. Our lectionary passages this Advent season speak of expectation—the fear of the unknown and the desperate longing for the coming of God. People, look East!

Hanging of the Green Saturday, November 26, 10:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Join us as we prepare our sacred space for Advent and share a soup lunch together. For more info, contactCheryl Branham.

Advent Sunday School Join us at 9:45 a.m. in Kendall Hall for Sunday School focusing on the Advent texts for the day!

Advent Sundays in Worship.  Be sure to join us, 11:00 a.m.

Advent 1         November 27, the Day of Hope

Advent 2         December 4, the Day of Peace

Advent 3         December 11, the Day of Joy, Calvary Children’s Choir will sing in worship

Advent 4         December 18, the Day of Love. Festival Choir will sing in worship

Calvary Presents…Messiah Sing  Be sure to attend our next 150th event on Friday, December 2. We start with dinner and cookie-decorating, 6:30 p.m. in Kendall Hall. Then join soloists and chamber orchestra to sing Handel’s Messiah, 7:30 p.m. in Sanctuary. Invite everyone to this festive event! Admission is free; donations benefit Calvary’s 150th Anniversary Season of Celebration.

Christmas Eve Cookies and cider reception in Woodward Hall, followed by worship at 7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary.

Christmas Day  Don’t miss this rare opportunity to worship on Christmas Day!  No Sunday School, so join us at 11:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary for a traditional service of lessons and carols.

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