Advent 2017

The God Who is Present
Advent means coming. It’s the season we prepare for Christmas by remembering Christ’s presence coming to us at his first coming, his second coming and into our daily lives. Our Advent preaching will revolve around the theme of The God Who is Present.

Sunday’s During Advent
12/03/17 Advent 1
When God is Fully Present: The Coming Kingdom of God
Guest: The Rev. Dr. Jon Shuler, The New Anglican Missionary Society

12/10/17 Advent 2
How to Daily Cultivate God’s Presence, Fr. Pete Matthews

12/17/17 Advent 3
Barriers to God’s Presence, Dcn. Andee Marks
The O Antiphons (O Come, O Come Emmanuel with Candle Vigil)

12/24/17 Advent 4
Taking God’s Presence into Your World, Fr. Pete Matthews

Christmas Eve Worship
6:30 p.m. with Apostles Anglican Church, 200 Colony Blvd.

Other Advent Happenings and Resources
Advent Resources for the Home – A short pamphlet with ideas for practicing Advent at home.

Advent Candles for every household.

Bringing Christmas to a Lighthouse Family – Saint Patrick’s is sponsoring a family from Lighthouse by providing gifts for Christmas.

Dining With Dignity – Serving a Meal to friends from our neighborhood, 12/19/17.