Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Epiphany
Christmas Eve Services: December 24th, 2016
Family Service: 5:00 p.m.
Vigil of Christmas Eve: 10:00 p.m.
Christmas Day Service: December 25th, 2016
Blessing of the Gifts: 9:00 a.m.
New Years Day Service: January 1st, 2017
Feast of the Holy Name: 9:00 a.m.
1st Sunday After Epiphany: January 8th, 2017 (resume regular scheduled times)
Service of Holy Eucharist: 8:00 a.m. (said)
Service of Holy Eucharist: 10:00 a.m. (sung)
Christmas Eve Family Service: 5:00 p.m. (sung) 12/24/16
This is a family friendly service of carol singing and Holy Eucharist. This service will begin outside in our courtyard and will then process into the Church sanctuary. Please dress appropriately for the weather. Hot chocolate and hot apple cider will be provided both before and after the service. If you would like to bring any Christmas treats for the Holiday table they would be greatly appreciated. (service length aprox: 1 hr)
Presiding: Fr. Nick Griffith
A Special Service of Light: Christmas Eve Vigil: 10:00 p.m. (sung) 12/24/16
This is a special somber service of light, as we hold our torches waiting for an even brighter light to come. Filled with the prophetic readings of the church, hymn singing and Holy Eucharist, this service reminds us of the significance of the season . All are welcome to attend this service. (service length aprox: 1 hr 20 minutes)
Presiding: Fr. Nick Griffith and Assisting Priest Rev. Yein Kim Griffith
A Special Service of the Blessing of the Gifts: Christmas Day Service: 9:00 a.m. (sung) 12/25/16
A family friendly service of the Blessing of the Gifts and Holy Eucharist. All are welcome to this morning celebration of Christmas Day. Service will follow the rubric of the Book of Common Prayer, allowing for the opportunity of Holy Eucharist, and will include a special blessing of gifts. Congregants are invited to bring forward and share the blessing of the many gifts they celebrate this Holiday season. (service length aprox: 1 hr)
Presiding: Fr. Nick Griffith and Assisting Priest Fr. Norm Ishizaki
Jesus Holy Name: New Years Day Service: 9:00 a.m. (sung) 1/1/17
Celebrate the Feast of the Holy Name, this high holy day we celebrate the naming of a new King who is known to us as Jesus Christ. A service of Holy Eucharist, following the rubric of the Book of Common Prayer. All are invited to come and sing and prepare the way for the Lord. (service length aprox: 1 hr)
Presiding: Fr. Nick Griffith and Preaching Fr. Norm Ishizaki