Thomi’s homily this Sunday…
“The grass withers. The flower fades. But the word of our God stands forever.”

Music at 10 am
Join us before the service at 10am to sing our favourite hymns. Bring your suggestions.

Church Calendars
The 2018 church calendars have arrived!  Ask Wendy.

Christmas Services
December 24
10:30 AM Eucharist
4:00 PM Lessons and Carols
7:30 PM Eucharist

December 25
10:00 AM Eucharist (not 10:30 AM)

Our Life in Prayer
“An objective of our prayer is to change the way we perceive the world in order to change the way we relate to the world.” —Pope Francis

Prayers for the Sick or Troubled
If you would like to be on this prayer list, or know someone you would like to be prayed for, please let Garth know. Permission from the recipient of prayer is required.

Readings for this Sunday
ISAIAH 40:1-11;
PSALM 85:1-2, 8-13;
2 PETER 3:8-15A;
MARK 1:1-8

Readings for next Sunday
ISAIAH 61:1-4, 8-11;
CANTICLE 18 (LUKE 1:47-55);
JOHN 1:6-8, 19-28

Prayers this Sunday
In the diocesan cycle of prayer we’re praying for:
St. Philip-by-the-Sea, Lantzville and Reverend David Chillman

In the Anglican world cycle of prayer we’re praying for:
Western North Carolina and The Rt Revd José Antonio McLoughlin

On our list of Galiano organizations we’re praying this week for:
Galiano Parks and Recreation
Galiano Players
Galiano Preschool Society