Sunday Worship: 8:30, 9:40, & 11 a.m.

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2017 Advent Schedule


Advent 1

Sunday, December 3 | 8:30, 9:40 & 11 a.m. | Sanctuary
“The First Christmas Carols: Song of Zechariah” Luke 1:68-79

Children’s Alternative Christmas
Sunday, December 3 | 9:40 & 11 a.m. | The Huddle

Hanging of the Greens Service & Plum Pudding Festival
Sunday, December 3 | 5:00 p.m. | Sanctuary
Presented by the Children’s Choir Program

Blue Christmas
Tuesday, December 5 | 6:30 p.m. | Barnett Chapel, 2216 S. Germantown Road
This year we are partnering with Methodist Le Bonheur Hospital, Germantown

Milk and Muffins
Saturday, December 9 | 9:30 – 11 a.m. | Hamilton Wing Nursery

GUMW Christmas Cookie Shoppe
Saturday, December 9 | 9:00 a.m. – Noon | Mike Wilson Fellowship Hall

Advent 2

Sunday, December 10 | 8:30, 9:40 & 11 a.m. | Sanctuary
“The First Christmas Carols: Song of Mary” Luke 1:46-55

Adult Alternative Christmas
Sunday, December 10 | 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Mike Wilson Fellowship Hall

Community Carol Festival
Sunday, December 10 | 5:00 p.m.
Presented by the Chancel Choir, Matins Bell Choir, GUMC Brass Ensemble with guest soloist Paul Arrendale, tenor

Advent 3

Sunday, December 17 | 8:30, 9:40 & 11 a.m. | Sanctuary
“The First Christmas Carols: Song of the Angels” Luke 2:14

Advent 4

Sunday, December 24 | One Morning Service | 10:00 a.m. | Sanctuary
Sunday Morning Worship in the Traditional Style: Musical Offerings by former GUMC member Ilace Mears, Hammered Dulcimer
“The First Christmas Carols: Song of Simeon” Luke 2:29-32

Christmas Eve Services
3 p.m. & 4 p.m. A Service for Families with Young Children
6 p.m. Service of Lessons and Carols including Holy Communion
Music by Chancel Choir and Ancient-Modern Praise Band
10:30 p.m. Music for the Holy Night/Musical offerings in the form of
an extended prelude by Jim Thrash, organ, Eva McPeters,
harp, and Ilace Mears, hammered dulcimer
11:00 p.m. Service of Lessons and Carols including Holy Communion

New Year’s Eve Services

Sunday, December 31 | 8:30, 9:40 & 11 a.m. | Sanctuary
Rev. Erin Beasley, preaching