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December 12-17, 2016

December 8, 2016

MONDAY, DECEMBER 12 ▶ Evening Prayer 6:00 p.m., The Cooper Chapel WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14 ▶ Holy Eucharist 7:00 a.m., The Cooper Chapel Noon, Vicar’s Landing Chapel 5:30 p.m. service, Main Sanctuary ▶ The Rector’s Wednesday Bible Study 10:00 a.m., Parish Center Dining Room. ▶ Low Tide 1:00-3:00 p.m., Ponte Vedra YMCA For middle school students. […]

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Third Sunday in Advent

December 8, 2016

Sunday, December 11, 2016 Worship Services Schedule ▶ Sunday Breakfast 8:15 to 10:45 a.m., Parish Center Dining Room. $4 per adult, $2 per child. Christian Formation ▶ The Rector’s Forum 10:15 a.m., Contemporary Worship Center. ▶ Christian Views on the News 10:15 a.m. in the Young Library in CFC 201. ▶ Advent Study: Interrupted By Hope […]

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This just isn’t Advent!

December 8, 2016

  It doesn’t feel like Advent. I am not rushing from warmth to warmth trying not to let the cold get into my bones. I am not taking photos of frosted branches or slipping on black ice on my walk to, well, wherever. The sky is not so tight and close that I feel like […]

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Dec. 2016

December 1, 2016

WEDNESDAY
Advent Candlelight Labyrinth
4:00-8:00 p.m., San Pablo campus
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Visit From St. Nicholas
6-8 p.m. Parish Center
Ponte Vedra Campus

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Second Sunday in Advent

December 1, 2016

Worship Service Schedule Christian Formation ▶ The Rector’s Forum 10:15 a.m., Contemporary Worship Center. ▶ Christian Views on the News 10:15 a.m. in the Young Library in CFC 201. ▶ Advent Study: Interrupted By Hope Sundays, Dec. 4, 11 and 18, 10:15 a.m. Parish Center rooms 111-113 New adult formation class, this three-part series features […]

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The Season of Advent

December 1, 2016

Thank you for visiting Christ Church during this holy season of Advent. The word “Advent” simply means “moving towards” these four Sundays before Christmas are a journey towards a stable; and a baby whose life will transform all humanity. The modern rhythm of life has changed at this time of year. For many it is […]

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Thoughts from an Advent Journey 1

November 28, 2016

A man comes to Jesus with a problem. Like millions of others he tells his story, “My servant is sick,” he says. The man is a soldier. Someone not to be messed with. An occupying force, exactly the sort of person who Jesus would have been warned about growing up. Jesus offers to help and […]

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Finding a Season

November 26, 2016

My head is humming with snowmen, meadows and Parson Brown who, in my opinion, has a lot to answer for. A morning of thrift shopping with some of my teenage children revealed that I am wrong – Christmas does start the day after Thanksgiving. In previous years I have compared secular culture and church culture […]

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