All Parish Event – Advent Crafts
Join us Sunday, November 23 at 9 a.m. for Advent arts and crafts. We’ll be making Advent Wreaths, Advent Calendars and also have fun facts about this season which starts our church year. All are welcome.
Our joint Thanksgiving Eucharist is at St. Barnabas in Portland this year (2201 SW Vermont St, Portland) on Wednesday, November 26 at 7:30 p.m. Join us to celebrate the many blessings in our lives.
Advent Quiet Day
To begin our Advent journey there will be an evening of assorted contemplative opportunities on Wednesday, December 3, from 5 – 7:30 p.m. Tai Chi starts at 5 p.m., a soup and bread dinner at 6 p.m., and contemplative prayer set into compline beginning at 7 p.m. You are welcome to join in some or all of these activities.
Our annual Christmas Caroling will be on Sunday, December 14 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. No experience is necessary! We’ll meet in the parish hall and organize ourselves. After singing carols, come back to St. Bart’s to enjoy a festive meal of hot cider and soup. It’s a ton of fun.
Lessons and Carols
Come to a Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols on Sunday, December 21 at 7:30 p.m. Enjoy an evening of readings from the Holy Scripture, music performed by the choirs of St. Bartholomew’s and St. John the Baptist, instrumental selections, and carols sung by the congregation. A reception will follow in the Parish Hall.