Christmas

Christmas Worship


Advent Bible School:

Calling children ages 4 years old thru 5th grade! Come and join us for Bible study, music and crafts!

Advent Booklet:

Click here to enjoy our booklet:

2018

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2017

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2016 Advent Devotions         

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Hanging of the Greens

Join us for a special morning service on December 2nd at 11:00AM on for Hanging of the Greens.  This special service will include beautiful Christmas music with readings to explain the meaning of the traditional decorations as we decorate our beautiful sanctuary.  The decorations include wreaths, garland, poinsettias, and the Christmas tree with Chrismons.

More information on the history and meaning of the Chrismons can be found: Chrismon History


 Christmas Doves

Christmas, Doves can be placed in memory of or in honor of a loved one. Minimum of five dollars but more is gladly accepted. The doves are placed on the Chrismon Tree and the names are included in the Christmas Bulletin.

The form to place a dove can be found here:  Christmas Doves_2018

 


Christmas Cantata

Join us Sunday, December 16th at 11am, the Gloucester Point Baptist Church Choir will be presenting a Christmas cantata. “Christmas Presence” is a musical telling of the Christmas story and its impact on our lives and the lives of those around us! Invite your family and friends to this year’s cantata! Our Annual Christmas Dinner will be served following the program. Hope to see you there!


Christmas Eve Services

Invite your family and friends to join us for a  beautiful candlelight Christmas Eve Service at 5PM.  There will be Christmas music, scriptures and the Lord’s Supper.


Advent Activities

Opportunities for Involvement, Service, and Worship

November 28 

November 28     6:30-7:30 PM   Children’s Advent Bible School (Preschool-5th)

December 2   First Sunday of Advent

9:30 AM          Sunday School   11:00 AM – Worship

11:00 AM        Hanging of the Greens Service

2:00 PM           CARE Ministry

December 5     6:30-7:30 PM   Children’s Advent Bible School (Preschool-5th)

December 9     Second Sunday of Advent

9:30 AM          Sunday School   11:00 AM – Worship

11:00 AM         Children’s Christmas Presentation

12:00PM          Children’s Christmas Party

2:00 PM           CARE Ministry

December 12   6:30-7:30 PM   Children’s Advent Bible School (Preschool-5th)

6:00 PM   Called Business Meeting

December 15   9:00 AM-12:00 PM   Chancel Choir Dress Rehearsal

December 16   Third Sunday of Advent

9:30 AM          Sunday School   11:00 AM – Worship

11:00 AM        Christmas Cantata – Adult Choir

12:00 PM        Annual Christmas Dinner

December 23   Fourth Sunday of Advent

9:30 AM          Sunday School   11:00 AM – Worship

11:00 AM        Children’s Choir

2:00 PM           CARE Ministry

December 24   Christmas Eve

5:00 PM           Christmas Eve Service

December 25   Christmas Day

December 30   Sunday School and Worship

9:30 AM          Sunday School   11:00 AM – Worship

2:00 PM           CARE Ministry

January 1        New Year’s Day

Each Wednesday                                           

   5:30 PM Teens Living for Christ,                                                                

   6:30 PM Children’s and Adult Bible Study          

   7:30 PM Chancel Choir Practice

Each Friday                                                   

   9:30 AM Seniors Morning Out