Announcements – Sunday, December 22, 2019
Windsor Park United Church seeks to be a welcoming community. Based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ, we nurture our faith and spiritual life by: worshipping and learning together, caring for each other, embracing our diversity, reaching out to those who live around us and working together in service to Creation.
THE LIFE & WORK OF WPUC
December 22 – December 29, 2019
Today Advent 4
Today 10:30 a.m. Worship
Today 10:30 a.m. Bible Adventures
Today 2:00 p.m. Tabernacle of New Covenant
Monday 7:00 p.m. Blue Christmas / Longest Night
Tuesday 7:30 p.m. Christmas Eve Service
Tuesday 10:00 p.m. Tabernacle of New Covenant
Wednesday Merry Christmas
Friday 7:00 p.m. Tabernacle of New Covenant
Sunday 10:30 a.m. Worship
Sunday 2:00 p.m. Tabernacle of New Covenant
Sign-up sheets are in the narthex for the Welcome Ministry, and Offering Counting.
Scripture readings for December 29, 2019 are Isaiah 7:10-16; Matthew 1:18-25.
The Membership and Pastoral Care Council is in need of 4 dozen dainties for the Blue Christmas / Longest Night Service. A sign-up sheet is in the narthex.
Is this season challenging? Do you not feel joy this holiday season? Join us for an evening of respite in the midst of the chaos and confusion that is often associated with the Christmas Season. The Blue Christmas / Longest Night Service will be held at Windsor Park United Church on Monday, December 23, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. This is a quiet service of music and meditation. Light refreshments will follow.
Please join us for the Christmas Eve service on Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. Communion will be served and many carols will be sung.
The Christmas Tree that graces our sanctuary every Advent does not just miraculously appear. It is set up and beautifully decorated by Sylvia and Bob Mann. We take this opportunity to thank them for this gift.
The office will be closed from Monday, December 23, 2019 reopening Monday, January 6, 2020. The voice mail and email will be monitored during this time.
Don’t forget that for a donation to appear on your 2019 tax receipt it needs to be received by the Church by December 31st.