Christmas Eve @ God’s Acre

December 24: Christmas Eve Services on God’s Acre

8:00am – Christmas Sunday Contemplative Worship Service, Chapel
Join us for prayer, scripture, Christmas hymns, and sermon. Communion will be served.

10:00am – Christmas Sunday Traditional Worship Service
Traditional services with prayer, scripture, Christmas hymns, and sermon.

4:00pm – Family Service
Experience the joy of Christ’s birth through a Nativity Pageant, procession of lights, and music provided by our children’s choirs in this service designed especially for families

6:00 or 7:00pm – Worship Services
Celebrate Christ’s birth with a 30-minute service featuring Christmas scripture and classic hymns.

6:30pm – Caroling on God’s Acre
Join your family, friends, and neighbors for caroling on God’s Acre with the New Canaan Town Band.

11:00pm – Candlelight Service
A contemplative, candlelight service with scripture, music provided by a string quartet and vocalists, a procession of light, and a sermon. Communion will be served.

Advent@God’s Acre

Weekday Advent Meditations, 9:00am in the Chapel from December 4 – 22

Advent Lifelong Learning Book Study
Join Eric for a study of Walter Brueggmann’s book Names for the Messiah. Meets Wednesdays at 7:30pm and Sunday mornings at 9:00am.

Advent Events

  • December 7 – MG Christmas Dinner, 6:00pm at the Roger Sherman Inn
  • December 9 – Pivot work day, 9:00am-2:00pm
  • December 14 – Dove boxes due!
  • December 17 – Dove box deliveries – drivers needed!
  • December 17 – A Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols, 5:00pm, Meeting House