Sunday, December 2
8 and 10 a.m. Morning Prayer
11:30 a.m. Advent Wreath-Making
Coffee hour will be in the lower parish hall where we are holding a great hands-on activity for all ages. Decorate a wreath with greens and purple ribbons that we will provide. Frames and sets of four candles will be sold for you to light each of the four Sundays in Advent. We’ll have yummy refreshments. Come welcome Advent with joy and anticipation with your fellow parishioners. (Candles: $5, frame and candles: $12)
5 p.m. Advent Candlelight Processional
The music ministry will present an Advent Candlelight Processional. This reflective, candle-lit service with Holy Communion includes prayer, word, and song as we prepare for the Advent season. This service will also feature the Chancel Choir and the Canterbury Strings, which is made up of students from Milton Academy and Milton High School. Take this wonderful opportunity to relax, reflect, and prepare for the coming season of light.
6 p.m. Confirmation Class follows the Advent Processional
with dinner and then class gathering.
Friday, December 7
6:30 p.m. St. Michael’s Christmas Auction
The food and wine are ordered, the auction items gathered, now we need all of you to come this Friday night and celebrate with us! Come and join us for a wonderful evening of fellowship, delicious refreshments, entertainment, and early Christmas shopping. For those of you who are new to St. Michael’s, it is a wonderful way to get to know folks, especially if you end up bidding on and winning one of their vacation homes! From freshly delivered eggs and knitting lessons, to fabulous vacation homes, sail boat adventures, even a piano…there really is something for everyone. Even if you don’t bid on anything, the refreshments and entertainment provide for the best show in town.
If you have not sent in your RSVPs, no problem. Simply call the office to let us know you are coming but if you forget to do that, you can always just show up at the door. For those of you who would like to lend additional support to the auction, the committee is still looking for help with setup and clean up as well cash donations to help offset the cost of some overhead items.sign up on the bulletin board in the upper parish hall or contact Becky Simonds firstname.lastname@example.org or Anne Wood email@example.com 617-698-6313 if you can help out in any of these areas.
Sunday, December 9
3-7 p.m. Open House at the Rectory
Join Hall, Marjorie, Victoria, Edmond and other St Michael’s friends whenever you are able to come by!