As we read through Unwrapping the Names of Jesus, our Advent devotional this year, we are reminded to slow down and reflect to prepare our hearts for Christmas. Here are some of the ways you can focus on Christ this Advent and Christmas:
- Unwrapping the Names of Jesus Advent Devotions
Now through Dec. 24
This book is available in the Narthex – please take one for your family! And follow along with us on Facebook as we have daily prompts and ideas.
- Lessons & Carols
Dec. 10 | 8:00 am & 10:15 am
Dec. 13 | 6:30 pm (shortened version)
This joyous service of spoken word and music will tell the Christmas story from the prophesy of the ancient prophets to the celebration at Jesus birth. More…
- Grief Support Gathering
Dec. 14 | 11:00 am
Anyone who has lost a loved one is invited to celebrate your memories at a dinner and program on Thursday, December 14 at 11 am in the Fellowship Hall. A grief support counselor from Season’s Hospice will be our guest speaker. Bring a dish to share as you are able. Please RSVP by December 10 to the office (507-634-7110). Come to receive comfort and peace.
- Children’s Christmas Program
Dec. 17 | 10:15 am
- Senior Community Worship
Dec. 21 | 2:00 pm
Senior Christmas Worship will be held December 21 at 2:00 pm. Refreshments will be served in the Fellowship Hall following the service. All are welcome.
- 4th Sunday in Advent
Dec. 24 | 9:00 am
Christmas Eve happens to fall on the 4th Sunday of Advent. We will still worship Sunday morning, but at one service at 9:00 am instead of our regular 8:00 and 10:15 am times.
- Christmas Eve
Dec. 24 | 2:30 pm, 4:30 pm, 7:30 pm
- Christmas Day
Dec. 25 | 9:00 am