Announcements

Advent 2018, Day by Day

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9

  • Kneeling At The Manger is at 4:00 p.m. in Jubilee Hall. Children, come dressed as your favorite Nativity character.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 10

  • The Service of Hope And Consolation at 6:30 p.m. in Francis Chapel offers those suffering a loss or challenge a chance to light a candle and share in the fellowship of prayer.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16

  • Lessons & Carols at the three Sanctuary features the Chancel Choir and da capo Brass. Church In The Round offers Christmas In Word And Song with dramatic Scripture readings, music and visuals.
  • Youth host the Moravian Love Feast at 6:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary with buns, spice tea, beeswax candles and music.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 23

  • Family Worship Sunday. No Sunday School for children. Worship care for eight weeks old through those not yet in kindergarten.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 24, CHRISTMAS EVE

  • Noon, Jazz Service, Jubilee Hall.
  • 2:00 p.m., Carols and Candlelight Service, Sanctuary.
  • 4:00 p.m., Church In The Round Service, Jubilee Hall.
  • 6:00 p.m., Carols and Candlelight Service, Sanctuary.
  • 8:00 p.m., Candlelight and Communion Service, Sanctuary.
  • 11:00 p.m. Candlelight and Communion Service, Sanctuary.

No child care on Christmas Eve. The 6:00, 8:00 and 11:00 p.m. services will be livestreamed at www.myersparkumc.org. The Christmas Eve offering will go to our school partnerships and mission partner ZOE in Kenya. Write a check to the church with Christmas Eve Offering in the memo line. Arrive early and enjoy a few moments’ quiet time.

DECEMBER 25-26

  • Church is closed for Christmas. Those in need can call 704-376-8584 and follow the prompts to the pastor on call.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 30

  • Family Worship Sunday. No Sunday School for children. Worship care for eight weeks old through those not yet in kindergarten.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2019

  • Church is closed on New Year’s Day. Those in need can call 704-376-8584 and follow the prompts to the pastor on call.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 6, 2019

  • Epiphany Party for Grades K-1 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in Jubilee Hall. Donations of baby items goes to Baby Bundles.

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  • Questions? Call 704-376-8584 or visit myersparkumc.org.
  • Arrive early on Christmas Eve. There is no shuttle on Christmas Eve. But it runs every Sunday and saves your having to hunt a parking spot during the busy Advent season.
  • Children’s Ministries’ free Advent and Christmas devotional – Emmanuel, God With Us – with children’s artwork and more will be around the church starting November 29. One per family, please.
  • The Goodness Gracious! gift shop in the Parish Life lobby will be open 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 1, 8, 15 and 22.