January 28, 2023

Advent @ Newman UCC


Sunday, November 27
Advent I Service @ 10am
With guest preacher, Sean Amato

Sunday, December 4th
Advent II Service @ 10am
With guest preacher, Rev. Dr. George Peters
features a special opening music selection of Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme
(Sleepers wake, a voice is calling) by J.S. Bach with Jonne Gomes on viola

Sunday, December 11th
Advent III Service @ 10am
With guest preacher Rev. Helen Bodell
a special service of music with Brass quartet featuring 3 choral anthems
including works by Saint-Saens, as well as instrumental selections for brass and organ.

Sunday, December 18th
Advent IV Service – Poinsettia Sunday @ 10 am
With guest preacher, Christy Wynveen
we are joined by our dear friends Chris Turner on harmonicas and Rachel Maloney on fiddle. Featuring festive prelude and postlude of Christmas favorites and choral anthem Mary’s Boy Child by Jester Hairston featuring Becky Bass on steel pan.

Saturday, December 24th
Christmas Eve Candlelight Service @ 5pm
With guest preacher Rev. Brandon Yaghjian-Tison
special Christmas service with a festive prelude starting at 4:30 PM
featuring Barbara Youmans on flute and Jonne Gomes on violin
and full choir singing your favorite Christmas selections

Sunday, December 25th
Pre-recorded Christmas Day Service
With guest preacher, Rev. Brandon Yaghjian-Tison
Enjoy from the comfort of your home on YouTube / Facebook or www.newmanucc.org 

Newman UCC is an Open and Affirming congregation of the United Church of Christ located at 100 Newman Avenue, Rumford, RI 02916 and extends these invitations to one and all, living out the example of Jesus’ extravagant welcome. For more information contact the Church Office at 401-434-4742 X10.


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