This Christmas, Flowers are Given in Memory of: *Mr. and Mrs. Richard M Somers Jr, Trey Torris by James and Wendy Hautzinger *Our Parents: Frank and Jean Wood, with gratitude for their long and beautiful lives and with appreciation to Church of the Messiah parishioners for their loving kindness, by Laura Wood and Nacy Fields *Jane Bowen and H. Leroy Beaver by Henry and Shirley Bowen *R. Dale Stevenson by the Burke-Stevenson Family *Virginia and Jack Kistler, Walter Rybicki an
Sunday, 19 December The Fourth Sunday of Advent A Scripture Verse for the Week: A Message from the Rector By this final Sunday of Advent, our preparations for the return of Christ in glory inevitably look back to remember that first coming of Our Lord in the humility of a Bethlehem stable and the vulnerability of an infant. Our final lesson this Sunday comes from Luke and recounts the Angel Gabriel’s visit to Mary, announcing her pregnancy with God’s Holy Child; then Mary’s v
It's going to be a fun and festive Sunday at Messiah!! Come and watch our annual Church School Christmas Pageant in the Parish Hall following the 9:30 service, and then have some treats before heading over the church to help with the greening!!
Sunday, 12 December The Third Sunday of Advent A Scripture Verse for the Week: A Message from the Rector Here we are at the third Sunday of Advent. As followers of Christ, we are truly Advent people: looking back and remembering fondly the first coming of Our Savior in a humble Bethlehem manger; looking forward eagerly to Our Savior’s return in triumph and great glory. As Christians, Advent, this season of dichotomy and contrast, is our season! And the liturgical season of Ad