Journey through Advent at St. Mary Magdalene
“Grant your people grace to love what you command and desire what you promise;
that, among the swift and varied changes of the world,
our hearts may surely there be fixed where true joys are to be found”
Wednesdays, Nov 29, Dec 6, Dec 13 @ 6:00-7:30pm
Advent Series: “Embodying the Spirit” – Please join us for a time for fellowship and reflection on the spirit of the Advent Season. A simple supper will be provided, along with activities for children and inspired table conversations. Please RSVP by signing up at the table in the foyer.
Saturday, Dec 2 @ 5:00pm
Blue Christmas – A special service of prayer and healing acknowledging the sorrow and loss that are part of the holiday season for many. More >
Sundays, Dec 3, 10, 17 @ 9:00am
Adult Formation Series: “The Gospel of Mark” – Advent marks the beginning of Year B in our Lectionary cycle of readings, which features the Gospel of Mark. This series will feature a Tony-nominated dramatic reading of the Gospel by Alec McCowen (sessions #1 and #2), and a presentation/discussion led by Fr Spencer (session #3).
Sunday, Dec 3 @ 11:30am
Advent Wreath Making – Please join us for Advent wreath making on December 3rd, the first Sunday of Advent. All ages are welcome. We will provide the supplies. For questions contact Sue Crowley.
Wednesday, Dec 20 @ 6:00pm
Christmas Play: “Room at the Inn” – The final Advent supper will include the musical play “Room at the Inn” performed by the SMM Children and Youth Ministries. Email the church office with an RSVP.
Sunday, Dec 24
4th Sunday in Advent – One service at 10:00am.
Sunday, Dec 24
Christmas Eve Services – 4:00pm (Family Service); 7:00pm & 10:00pm (Festival of Lessons and Carols)
Monday, Dec 25 @ 10:00am
Feast of the Nativity
Monday, Dec 25 – Tuesday, Jan 2
Church Office Closed
Sunday Dec 31
One service @ 10:00am