Something to ponder…. “Come God…..Come with the frightened….Come with the poor... Come with the children….Come with those who have always been your friends… Come and lead us where you are living and show us what you want us to do.” Prayer from Celebrate God’s Presence.
Christmas on Texada – Concert, Carol Sing, and Luncheon – December 15, Saturday, at 11am. Please mark your calendar! Donations to Texada Food Bank and/or First United Mission in Vancouver. (if you would like to offer your musical talent to help make this event memorable, please call Karen @ 604-413-0994)
We Remember the Saints…. Christmas can be a painful time for those of us who have lost loved ones. Please join us on December 16th at 7pm at the church for a peaceful time of remembering and honouring those who have gone before. A small photograph of your loved one may be placed on the Communion table during the service. All are welcome.
Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – 7pm December 24th. Please join us to celebrate the birth of the Christ child. All are welcome.
Prayer Group: For info or to ask for prayers, please call Doretta Smith at 486-7192
Muffin Break: Saturday, December 22 – 10am to noon at the church. Coffee, tea, muffins and good conversation. Come and meet the neighbours! All welcome.
Texada Island United Church is a welcoming, inclusive, community church serving several
denominations. If you are new to the island, or just haven’t been to church in a while, please visit us in Van Anda. We would very much like to be your church!
Weekly services Sunday at 10:30am. All are welcome!
December 2 – Advent 1 – Communion
December 9 – Advent 2
December 9 – We Remember the Saints – 7pm
December 15 – Christmas on Texada – Concert, Carol sing, Lunch!
December 16 – Advent 3
December 22 – Muffin Break – 10am to noon
December 23 – Advent 4
December 24 – Candlelight Service – 7pm
December 25 – Christmas Day – NO SERVICE – Have a peaceful and blessed Christmas – love one another as Christ has loved and is loving you.
Minister: Karen E. May, 604-413-0994
Board Chair: Ann Carlson, 486 7263
Legion Chaplain: Stan Smith, 486 7192
Check out our website: just Google Texada United Church