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  • Worship Details - December 2014

    Sunday Morning Worship 8:30 & 11 am through December 21

    Special Worship time December 28-February 15, one service at 9:30 am

    December 21 – Fourth Sunday in Advent, Holy Communion, lighting of the Advent candles, Pastor Bonnie Nash preaching
    8 am — Seasonal Peace Meditation, Upstairs Community Room

    Wednesday, December 24 – Christmas Eve

    4 pm — Christmas Eve Intergenerational Candlelight Service — Holy Communion, Junior Choir, Children’s Choir, Point for Pilgrims, co-celebrant: Pastor Lynn Peterson; Pastor Carol Tomer preaching
    3:45 pm – Prelude of Christmas Carols and Solos
    Festive coffee hour follows the worship service

    6:51 pm – A Celtic Christmas Eve Service – Our seventh annual!
    The service will be filled with traditional Christmas carols, led by Dick Hensold on Northumbrian smallpipes, tin whistles, recorders, and medieval greatpipes, along with the Pilgrim Celtic musical ensemble. Pastor Bonnie Nash will serve as co-celebrant, and Pastor Carol Tomer will lead the reflections in this service of Holy Communion and candlelit Celtic Christmas wonder and joy.
    A reception with light refreshments will follow the service

    10 pm – Christmas Eve Festival Candlelight Service —

    Holy Communion, Chancel Choir, Pastor Carol Tomer preaching
    9:45 pm — Prelude of Christmas Carols and Solos
    Cookie hour follows worship

    December 28 – PLEASE NOTE: One service only, at 9:30 am —First Sunday of Christmas, Point for Pilgrims, Welcoming of the New Year, Worship Theme: “Walking the Twelve Days of Christmas: Children Shall Lead Us from the Manger toward the Peaceable Kingdom” — with ruminations by David Weiss, Pilgrim’s Theologian in Residence, and Pastor Carol Tomer

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