Advent and Christmas

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2017 Advent

Gingerbread House Decorating, 
Sunday November 19th, 11a.m. –2p.m.  

Everyone is invited to participate, no experience necessary; you just need to bring your already baked and assembled house to decorate. Frosting and Candy for decorating will be on hand for if you like, you can bring your own “Special” decorations for your own house

Holiday Stroll - Saturday, November 25th  

5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. Gingerbread House Village Display
6:00 p.m. Church of the Good Shepherd Bellringers Concert

Advent I - Sunday, December 3rd

8 a.m   Holy Eucharist
8 -11 a.m. Nursery Care
9 a.m. Christian Education ~ All Ages
9 a.m. Fellowship Coffee Hour
9:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist
9 a.m. –12 noon  Gingerbread Village Display
The Gingerbread Village will be on display for everyone to see and enjoy, feel free to invite your friends and family.  These delicious houses will be available for sale.

Mid-Week Advent Service

Wednesday, December 6th at 12 noon Parish Lounge

Advent II - Sunday, December 10th

8 a.m   Holy Eucharist
8 -11 a.m. Nursery Care
9 a.m. Christian Education ~ All Ages
9 a.m. Fellowship Coffee Hour
9:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist
9 a.m. –12 noon  Gingerbread Village Display
The Gingerbread Village will be on display for everyone to see and enjoy. If you have purchased one of the houses, they will be ready to be picked up today until Noon.

CGS Women Christmas Dinner & Yankee Swap-Monday
December 11th at 6 p.m.

All women at Good Shepherd are cordially invited to attend the annual Christmas Dinner & Yankee Swap sponsored by the CGS Women. 
Cost: Dinner $15  Yankee swap gift - around $15

Mid-Week Advent Service

Wednesday, December 13th at 12 noon Parish Lounge

Advent Quiet Day

        Saturday, December 16th, 9am-12 noon Activity Room

Advent III - Sunday, December 17th

8 a.m   Holy Eucharist
8 -11 a.m. Nursery Care
9 a.m. Christian Education ~ All Ages
9 a.m. Fellowship Coffee Hour
9:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist
We continue the day with the “Deck the Halls Celebration”: 
12 noon Youth Group Gathering of the Greens
3-5:30 p.m. Wreath Making and Decorating the Church 
5:45 p.m. Spaghetti Supper
7 p.m. Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols concluding with a short concert by CGS' Bellringers

Mid-Week Advent Service

Wednesday, December 20th at 12 noon Parish Lounge

Blue Christmas Service

        Thursday, December 21st at 6:30 pm

Advent IV- Sunday December 24th

        9 am Holy Eucharist

2017 Christmas Services
Christmas Eve - Sunday December 24th

4:30 p.m. Children's Service of the Bells with Holy Eucharist

All are welcome to bring a bell! Music with the Instrumental Ensemble (Nursery Care available)

6:30 p.m. Festival Holy Eucharist with Senior Choir & Organ

9:00 p.m. Festival Holy Eucharist with the Senior Choir & Organ

Christmas Day - Monday, December 25th

10 a.m.  Festival Holy Eucharist

 
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