Season of Advent & Christmas

Advent Guide

 

This Advent Guide will take you on a journey from the longing of the Old Testament saints for the Messiah, to Christ's first advent, to the longing that we now experied for His return. Pick up your copy in the Narthex.


Wednesday Night Advent Craft

November 29 at 6:30 p.m.

 

We have one remaining Wednesday, November 29 when we are making an ornament (Cost $4). Join us at 6:30 p.m. after the regular dinner (5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.), we have plenty of supplies.

 

To accomodate families with younger children, we offer kid-friendly meals each week AND we begin the crafting at 6:30 p.m. When signing up for the craft making, please indicate the number of kid-friendly meals needed for your family.

 

Advent Worship

Wednesday, December 6, 13 and 20 at 7 p.m.

Join us for the Joyous Light worship with an interactive meditation and for dinner beforehand from 5:45-6:45 p.m.

Remember to RSVP for dinner at by noon on Tuesday.

 

Advent Dinner

Sunday, December 10 at 5 p.m.

 

Enjoy international dishes, mingle with friends, new and old, while celebrating Advent!

Bring a dish from your country of origin (or anywhere else for that matter) to share. The warming tray will be ready at 3:30 p.m. to keep your dish hot while you watch the Christmas Pageant.

Sign-up here so we know how many dishes we can expect.


Christmas Pageant "Camel Lot"

Sunday, December 10 at 4 p.m.


Come along a delightful journey to the manger... by camel! Enter Bety's topsy-turvey dream world to encounter camel shoppers, sales people, shephereds, wise men, and a very familiar story, told in a fun and refreshing new way!


Christmas Caroling

LCR members and friends are invited to participate in our Christmas Caroling at senior living facilities in our community.

Rehearsal in the Sanctuary:

November 21 from 7-8 p.m.

November 26 from 2-3 p.m.

We will be caroling:

December 2 at 2 p.m. at Arbor Terrace

December 3 at 1 p.m. at Thrive and at 2:30 p.m. at Atria

December 12 at 6:30 p.m. at Ronald McDonald House, Dunwoody

 

Christmas Service Schedule

 

Sunday, December 24 - 10:00 a.m.: one regular Sunday morning worship

 

Christmas Eve Services, December 24:


5 p.m.: "Journey to Bethlehem" tells the story of Christmas in live tableaux with many favorite carols of Christmas. Candlelight Service with Holy Communion will be celebrated.


8 p.m. & 10 p.m.: Festive Candlelight Service with Holy Communion, featuring favorite Christmas carols and special choral and instrumental music.

 

Nursery provided at evening and Sunday services.