Church Bulletin for Dec 27, 2020

December 27th, 2020  First Sunday after Christmas Day
Prelude: Veronika Klassen
Welcome Sharing the congregational life
Call to worship
Carol: Once in royal David’s city #166
Prayers of confession
Assurance of God’s grace

Scripture Readings: Isaiah 61: 10 – 62.3, Psalm 148, Luke 2: 22-40
Message: Now Comes The Waiting  The Rev. Ron Tiessen
Hymn: Jesus, thou joy of loving hearts (vv. 1,4,5) #366
Prayers of the people
Followed by the Lord’s Prayer (in unison) [sins / sin against us]
Doxology: Glory be to God the Father (v. 1) #298
Hymn: Love divine, all loves excelling #371
Benediction: Father, make us one
Postlude: Veronika Klassen

CHURCH OFFICE HOURS OVER CHRISTMAS:The church office will be closed from December 21st – 29th.         It will reopen on Wednesday, December 30th.

2021 BOXED ENVELOPES: The 2021 boxed envelopes have been prepared and can be picked up at the church office during office hours. If you are considering using the PAR method of giving for 2020, please have the PAR Agreement returned to the office by January 8th.

 ABBOTSFORD FOOD BANK: Carole Sookdeo will come to the church once a month to collect the food bank donations from the blue bins. The next pickup will be on Friday, January 29th, so please bring your donations in prior to this date. Thank you.