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In the ancient world, various peoples lit fires to mark the turning of the light into winter’s season and to pray for the return of the light. The church has Christianized that practice in the lighting of the Advent wreath. Our Advent scriptures are often filled with foreboding shadows, but never without a glimpse of […]


The Annual Meeting of the Congregation will be held on Sunday, December 7, after our Worship Service. The proposed 2015 Budget was approved by the Consistory for distribution in the weekly bulletins and extra copies are available on the table in the Narthex. NOTICE TO ALL COMMITEES, TEAMS AND ASSOCIATIONS: In accordance with our Constitution […]

Christmas Photo Fundraiser During Advent

One of our “Photographers in Residence”, Sharon Moyer, is offering to take photos of you and your family following Sunday Worship during Advent, November 30 through December 21. With our church decorated for Christmas, you will have a beautiful keepsake. She will put together a 5” x 7” collage of the pictures she takes which […]