Advent

This Advent, we will worship, serve, and celebrate together. Watch and wait with us as we prepare for the coming birth of Christ.

Parish Events

Advent Wreath Party

Sunday, November 28, 5:00-7:00pm

Join us for a festive start to Advent in Legacy Hall! We will have all the trimmings for you to make your very own Advent Wreath, followed by a fellowship dinner and short devotional. Suggested donation of $5 per person to help cover the cost of dinner and your wreath.

RSVP online by Sunday, November 21.

Contact Julie Gibbons, Assoc. Dir. of Children’s & Family Ministries, at julie.gibbons@stgeorgesnashville.org with any questions.

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Parish Christmas Party

Friday, December 3

6:00-8:00pm

Our annual Christmas party is for all adults of the parish. Join us in the Bradford Gallery for a festive evening of celebration!

We'll be collecting new, unwrapped toys for St. Luke's Community House toy drive. Bring a toy to the party or order one from St. Luke's Amazon wish list.

Please make your reservation online at the link below or by sending a check to the church for $25 per person.

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Additional Opportunities

 

Toy Drive

Benefitting St. Luke's Community House

Sunday, November 14—Saturday, December 4

Each Christmas, St. Luke's Community House opens a toy store for parents to shop for their children. Bring an upwrapped toy for a child of any age to St. George's between Sunday, November 14 and Saturday, December 4. Look for toy bins around the church.

How you can help:

Christmas Flower Offering

Donations accepted through December 14

Each year at Christmas, church members are invited to make a donation toward the Christmas flowers in honor or in memory of a loved one. Look for the special flower envelopes in the church pews starting Sunday, November 28, or make a donation online

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Mission Day

Saturday, December 11

Love your neighbors through service by participating in our next quarterly Mission Day. We'll gather at the church in the morning for fellowship, breakfast, and prayer before heading out to the community to serve some of our partner organizations. After working, we'll gather back at the church for lunch. These Mission Days are a meaningful way to serve together as a church family.

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Family Advent Kits

Sunday, November 28

This year we are offering our families of all sizes an Advent Kit to use during this special season of preparation.
In it you will find simple weekly devotionals, an Advent activity calendar, coloring sheets, and a fun Nativity sticker set. Kits will be available starting Sunday, November 28.

To reserve your family’s Advent Kit, please sign up online.

Contact Cate Jones, Dir. of Children’s and Family Ministries at cate.jones@stgeorgesnashville.org with any questions.

Prime Time Speakers Series

The Joy of Singing Christmas Music

Thursday, December 16

What a treat! Join our very own Associate Director of Music Ministries, Gerry Senechal, for a sing-along full of good-hearted fun on December 16 at 11:30am. Bring guests and enjoy!

Make your reservations at reserve@stgeorgesnashville.org or 615-385-2150 x 262.

Advent Services

Lessons & Carols

Sunday, December 5

6:00pm in the Nave

We welcome the season of Advent with St. George’s annual liturgical feast of seasonal anthems interposed with readings, featuring St. George’s Choir, Choristers, and St. Dunstan’s Choir.

Silent Night:

A Service of Hope and Healing

Sunday, December 12

6:00pm in the Nave

Recognizing that Advent and Christmastime can be a particular challenge to those suffering from grief, loss, and anxiety, St. George’s offers this beautiful, traditional service of evening prayer and candlelight to make space for those seeking God’s healing touch and as we look forward to his coming in glory. There will be an opportunity for individual healing prayer during the service for those who desire it.

Children's Christmas Pageant

Sunday, December 19

8:45am in the Nave

During the 8:45am service, our children perform the beloved Christmas story.

Christmas Services

 

Christmas Eve

Friday, December 24

3:00pm Family Eucharist in the Nave

5:30pm Holy Eucharist in the Nave

10:00pm Holy Eucharist in the Nave with Choral Prelude at 9:30pm

Christmas Day

Saturday, December 25

10:00am Holy Eucharist in the Nave

There is no better way to mark the birth of the Savior than by sharing Eucharist together on Christmas morning.