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December 2018

Announcements -December 30, 2018, First Sunday after Christmas

The Gifts of the Magi and Blessing Bags The Outreach Committee will hold a brief meeting today after church then will assemble the Blessing Bags. The bags will then be delivered to area police stations during Epiphany. Local police have indicated that people are in greater need of socks, winter gear, and personal care items….

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Fourth Sunday in Advent – December 23, 2018

Collect: Purify our conscience, Almighty God, by your daily visitation, that your Son Jesus Christ, at his coming, may find in us a mansion prepared for himself; who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen. advent_4_-_english_-_full

Announcements 12-23-2018

The Gifts of the Magi and Blessing Bags Jesus said that what we do for others, we do for him. This year, Outreach will be collecting materials to make Blessing Bags for homeless people in the greater Bangor/ Brewer area, as well as collecting $5 gift cards to local hot beverage establishments. Please help fill…

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Third Sunday in Advent – December 16, 2018

The Collect Stir up your power, O Lord, and with great might come among us; and, because we are sorely hindered by our sins, let your bountiful grace and mercy speedily help and deliver us; through Jesus Christ our Lord, to whom, with you and the Holy Spirit, be honor and glory, now and for…

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Announcements for Sunday, December 16, 2018

The Gifts of the Magi and Blessing Bags   Jesus said that what we do for others, we do for him. This year, Outreach will be collecting materials to make Blessing Bags for homeless people in the greater Bangor/ Brewer area, as well as collecting $5 gift cards to local hot beverage establishments. Please help…

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Second Sunday in Advent – December 9, 2018

The Collect:  Merciful God, who sent your messengers the prophets to preach repentance and prepare the way for our salvation: Give us grace to heed their warnings and forsake our sins, that we may greet with joy the coming of Jesus Christ our Redeemer; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one…

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Announcements – December 9, 2018

The Gifts of the Magi and Blessing Bags Jesus said that what we do for others, we do for him. This year, Outreach will be collecting materials to make Blessing Bags for homeless people in the greater Bangor/ Brewer area, as well as collecting $5 gift cards to local hot beverage establishments. Please help fill…

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First Sunday in Advent–Sunday, December 2, 2018

The Collect:  Almighty God, give us grace to cast away the works of darkness, and put on the armor of light, now in the time of this mortal life in which your Son Jesus Christ came to visit us in great humility; that in the last day, when he shall come again in his glorious…

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Fill the Camel’s Basket for Outreach’s Advent 2018 Blessing Bags Project

Jesus said that what we do for others, we do for him. During the  Advent Season, Outreach will be collecting materials to make Blessing Bags for homeless people in the greater Bangor/ Brewer area, as well as collecting $5 gift cards to local hot beverage establishments. Please help fill the camel’s pack basket with personal…

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Announcements – December 2, 2018

The Living Local team: We are in a transition period with our Living Local: Joining God. The Guiding Team is encouraging you to remember our Advent practices and stay alert, notice your neighbors and those you meet during your busy days. How can you continue to engage?  “The Way of Love: Practices for Jesus Centered Life”…

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