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Church Calendar

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Thursday, December 13

9:30a   Women’s Bible Study, Room 301

11:00a   FPC Librarian on site

11:00a   DCLC, Upper Level

12:00p   AA Group, Room 314-315

12:00p   Finance Committee, Archives

1:00p   Yoga, Gathering Place

5:00p   Bell Choir practice, Bell Choir Room 

5:00p   Kalamazoo Singers Board meeting,  Room 314-315

6:00p   Property Maintenance Committee, Room 314-315

7:00p   FPC Choir rehearsal, Choir Room   

Saturday, December 15

10:00a    AA Women’s Group, Church Lounge

6:00p   Rickman House Bingo Night, Rickman House

 

Sunday, December 16

  8:15a   All-Church breakfast, Dining Room

  8:45a   Lectionary Study, Room 302

9:00a   Reading Aloud, Room 300

9:00a   Adult Choir Practice, Choir Room

9:00a   Congregational Life Committee, Archives

9:15a   Church School teachers’ meeting, Room 301

9:45a    Childcare, Rooms 208 and 211

10:00a    Worship in the Sanctuary

10:15a   Church School

11:15a   Youth Music

11:30a   New Elder Orientation, Archives

12:15p   Youth Sunday School

5:00p   Christmas Chocolate, Gathering Place

6:00p   Vespers, Sanctuary

  7:00p   Choir Christmas Party, Church Lounge

 

Monday, December 17

12:00p   AA Group, Room 314-315

6:00p   Boy Scouts, Dining Room

6:00p   Personnel Committee, Library

7:00p   Kalamazoo Singers, Sanctuary

 

Tuesday, December 18

7:00a   Men’s Fellowship, Room 207

10:00a   Archivists, Archives

11:00a   Staff Meeting, Archives

12:00p   Bulletin/Announcements deadline

1:00p   Yoga, Gathering Place

  6:00p   Kalamazoo Pipe Band, Dining Room

7:00p   Portage Central H.S. Concert, Sanctuary

 

Wednesday, December 19

Presbyter folding

12:00p Communications Committee, Archives

    4:00p Food Addicts, Room 314-315 

4:30p DCLC, Upper Level

5:30p Celebrate the Vision: Dinner, Dining Room

6:00p Food Addicts, Room 314-315

6:30p Session meets, Room 301

 

Thursday, December 20

9:30a   Women’s Bible Study, Room 301

11:00a   FPC Librarian on site

11:00a   DCLC, Upper Level

12:00p   AA Group, Room 314-315

1:00p   Yoga, Gathering Place

5:00p   Bell Choir practice, Bell Choir Room 

7:00p   FPC Choir rehearsal, Choir Room   

 

Saturday, December 22

10:00a    AA Women’s Group, Church Lounge

 

Sunday, December 23

  8:45a   Lectionary Study, Room 302

9:00a   Reading Aloud, Room 300

9:00a   Adult Choir Practice, Choir Room

9:45a    Childcare, Rooms 208 and 211

10:00a    Worship in the Sanctuary

10:15a   Church School

11:15a   Ladies’ 30’s/40’s Group, Room 300

 

Monday, December 24

5:00p   Family Christmas Eve Service

  7:45p   Musical Prelude

8:00p   Candlelight Communion Worship Service

10:30p  Musical Prelude

11:00p   Candlelight Communion Worship Service

 

Upcoming Worship Schedule

 

December 2

December 16

Third Sunday of Advent

The Rev. Dr. Seth Weeldreyer

Isaiah 12:2-6; Philippians 1:3-6; 4:4-7;

Luke 1:39-55

Christmas Vespers  — 6:00 p.m.

 

December 23

Fourth Sunday of Advent

The Rev. Chrissy Westbury

Micah 5:2-5a; Philippians 1:3-6, 2:1-4;

Matthew 1:1-17

 

December 24

Christmas Eve

Family Service 5:00 p.m.

Candlelight Service 8:00/11:00 p.m.

Communion served

Isaiah 9:2-7; Luke 2:1-20

 

December 30

First Sunday after Christmas Day

The Rev. Kathleen Robertson King

The Rev. Larry Farris

1 Samuel 2:18-20; Psalms 148

 

January 6

Epiphany Sunday

Communion served

The Rev. Dr. Seth Weeldreyer

Isaiah 60:1-6; Matthew 2:1-12