Parish Email for Friday, 29 December 2023


For Christmas-tide, our worship schedules will be

There will be no other services during Christmas week, including
Wednesday or Saturday Eucharists.

On Sunday, 31 December, the Sunday after Christmas, we will all meet
together for a single service in the Parish Hall at 10.30am as the
children present their Christmas Pageant.

On Monday, 1 January, New Years Day, we will celebrate a quiet Eucharist
of petition for God’s grace in 2024.

On Saturday, 6 January, the Feast of the Epiphany, we will return to our
normal schedule with a 5.30pm Eucharist followed by an Epiphany potluck
at 6.30!

We look forward to seeing you over the Christmas season!

Interested in joining a new ministry but don’t know where to start?  Every week, a different group will be highlighted at the end of the newsletter.  Information about meetings, what they do in the church or community, contact info and more!  If you have content you want to share about your ministry, send it to to be featured in an upcoming newsletter.

Lectionary readings for this week:  Isaiah 61:10-62:3, Galatians 3:23-25; 4:4-7, John 1:1-18, Psalm 147

Lectionary readings for next week:  Genesis 1:1-5, Acts 19:1-7, Mark 1:1-11, Psalm 29

Please continue in your daily prayers for: Lou, Jane, Bob, Sally, Sandy, Chuck, Deb, Justin, Jo-Ann, Tina, Frances, Graham, Linda, Carl, Joe

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