Sunday, December 8th
Outreach Angel Tree gifts due – If you chose any cards for outreach (pajamas only), these gifts are due back today!
Hilda Muller Memorial Mitten Tree – Hats, gloves, scarves, mittens! Bring in your donations and place them on the front pew. The children will be asked to help the Mitten Tree during worship. All donations will be forwarded to the Thomas B. Hargrave Daycare Center in Portsmouth, Virginia.
An Advent Study: Christmas in the Four Gospel Homes – Sunday mornings during Advent, 9:30 A.M. (Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22) How might a house look for Christmas based on what each Gospel says about it? In Christmas in the Four Gospel Homes, beautiful illustrations from architect Kevin Burns re-imagine each of the four Gospels as a “house,” which the church at Christmas. If you haven’t signed up for the class, please know you are still welcome to attend. Books will be available and all are welcome.
Wednesday, December 11th
Covenant Women’s Christmas Luncheon – Lunch, carols, and a program by the Barbershop Quartet. Invite your mother, sister, aunt, friend . . . even your husband! are welcome to attend! The more the merrier! There is no charge, but donations towards the luncheon are welcome. The women also invite you to bring a pair of socks. Yes, socks! The socks will be donated to the NEPA Youth Shelter, so we’re looking for adult size sweat socks for boys and girls. Please call the church office with your lunch reservation by Friday, December 6th.
Wednesday Advent Service – Join us for Wednesday worship this Advent in the Schautz Memorial Chapel! Worship begins at 5:45 P.M. A soup supper will follow each service in the Covenant room. Joseph, the carpenter, Matthew 1.18-25/Matthew 1.24-25 Guest artist: Tom Heinze, oboe.
Reminder: Covenant Christmas Party – Sunday, December 15th