Advent & Christmas Schedule & Events
Sunday Worship & Education Schedule
8:00 AM Worship with Holy Communion, Contemporary (no 8am service Dec. 21 or Dec. 28)
9:00 AM Sunday school for all ages (no Sunday School on Dec. 28)
10:30 AM Worship with Holy Communion, Traditional
Sunday, December 7, 5:00pm
Long Valley Community Christmas Tree Lighting
All are invited to join in this community event. Starting at 5:00pm in the sanctuary there will be music from West Morris Central high school ensembles, the Baroque Orchestra, and our own chancel choir. The mayor will also be present to bring greetings. We will then go outside to light the Christmas tree for the season before heading into Faith Hall for cookies and hot chocolate provided by the Long Valley Garden Club.
Wednesday, December 10, 5:00 – 7:00pm
Advent Craft Night
Families of all ages are invited for an evening open house. There will be desert and hot chocolate and lots of fun crafts to enjoy Advent and get ready for Christmas.
Sunday, December 14, 4:00pm
Children’s Christmas Program & Potluck Dinner
Join us to hear the Christmas story as told by our youngest members. The program will be in the sanctuary and will be followed by a potluck dinner in Faith Hall.
Sunday, December 21 – one worship service at 10:30am
On the fourth Sunday of Advent, there will only be one worship service for our annual festival of music. All of the music ensembles of the congregation will be involved in sharing the Word this day.
Wednesday, December 24, Christmas Eve
4:00pm – Family Worship with Holy Communion
8:00pm – Candlelight Worship with Holy Communion
Thursday, December 25 – Christmas Day
10:30am – Worship with Holy Communion
Sunday, December 28, worship at 10:30am
We will gather for a service of Christmas Lessons and Carols with Holy Communion at 10:30am. There will be no 8am worship service nor Sunday School this day.