SUNDAY, 27 December 2020 First Sunday after Christmas Day Included in today's update: A Message from the Rector, Readings for the First Sunday after Christmas Day, Birthdays in the Week Ahead, Special Seasonal Music, Youth Service Project, Year End Reminders.... FROM THE RECTOR Saturday, 26 December 2020 Dear Friends: A few days back, a parishioner commented that in the past few years she has embraced the full season of Christmas, not just the day. I think there is a very g
CHILDREN'S SERVICE LITURGY FOR WORSHIP CHRISTMAS EVE 24 December 2020 Click HERE to read or download the liturgy for the Children's Christmas Eve Service After the service, be sure to click on The Christmas Star picture for a fun presentation from the children of Messiah! Our little shining stars of Messiah are as follows: Tabatha Biehl, Calvin Biehl, Grace Murphy, Delaney Budd, Jackson Marshall, Colton Marshall, Kai Flowers, Jackson Flowers, Phillip Myers, Paul Myers, Lucas
MERRY CHRISTMAS! FROM THE RECTOR The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light;
those who lived in a land of deep darkness — on them light has shined.
You have multiplied the nation, you have increased its joy;
they rejoice before you as with joy at the harvest . . .
For a child has been born for us, a son given to us;
authority rests upon his shoulders;
and he is named Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,
Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Isaiah 9:2-3, 6 Dear Fri
In case you missed us yesterday....here's the lesson so you can do it at home! -Sharing new and goods or special family moments -Opening Prayer: (you can light your tea light candle for prayer time) Dear God, Thank you so much for the precious gift of your son Jesus. Thank you for sending him to be born as a human baby so that he could someday save us from our sins. And thank you for the love that you never stop giving us. Please help us share that love with others. In Jesu
Included in today's update: A Message from the Rector, Birthdays this Week, Special Seasonal Music, Updates about Parish Roof, Stewardship and Budget, Christmas Giving Opportunities, Creative Angels Recipes, Liturgy For Tomorrow's Worship... FROM THE RECTOR Saturday,19 December 2020 Dear Friends: Purify our conscience, Almighty God, by your daily visitation, that your Son Jesus Christ, at his coming, may find in us a mansion prepared for himself; who lives and reigns wit
Here are the directions for the Nativity craft included in the Christmas bags for church school children. Make some hot cocoa and have some crafting fun! Step One: Take your 8 popsicle sticks and cut or break them like the ones below. Step Two: Using a brown marker or crayon, color one side of the sticks. Then arrange them like below. Step Three: Glue sticks together. Step Four: Cut around the silhouette print out of Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus and then glue the image to the