Christmas @ Cornerstone 2023

Advent Season 

Advent is a season of preparation and begins Sunday, December 3 and runs through Sunday, December 24. Join us each week as we anticipate the birth of Christ and prepare our hearts to celebrate and worship.

Friday, December 1 – Cornerstone Christmas Ceili & Party 

Join us for an evening of Christmas music and storytelling around the fire in a variation of a traditional Irish ceili. In an “open-mic” format, musicians are invited to come and play their favorite Christmas song or join the other musicians in the round. Please consider bringing: a dessert to share, your favorite beverage, a jacket, an instrument if you play, and friends (everyone needs a cheering section). Festivities should begin around 7:00 p.m.

Friday, December 8 – Ladies’ Christmas Cookie Swap

We will have our annual Christmas cookie swap and white elephant gift exchange at the Saugier’s home. The fun will begin at 7:00 p.m. This is always a special evening of fun, fellowship and encouragement! See separate article for more information.

Tuesday, December 12 – Christmas Caroling

We will gather in the Sanctuary at 6:30 p.m. before heading out for Christmas Caroling around the Memorial Parkway neighborhood.  Hot chocolate will be provided!

December 17, 24 & 31 – No Sunday Morning Classes

We will give our teachers a break for the Christmas holidays.  Classes will resume January 7.

Saturday, December 24 – Christmas Eve Service & Open House

Come celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus. Enjoy an evening of music and sharing the Christmas story from scripture. This service starts at 6:00 p.m. Childcare for infants only. Following the service, join us for an Open House on the Patio.