A Celebration of Christmas

“Let there be light”(ing) of trees --

and Christmas music!

Sunday evening, December 13 at 5:00 

 

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Joy to the World!

Music and carols at 5:00 p.m.

There is no Christmas without music!  John Komasa, Pasquale Laurino, Steven Jensen, Colleen Brooks, and the Immanuel String Quartet have recorded a program of music and carols which will be here posted at 5:00 on Sunday, December 13.  It will be available for your inspiration and enjoyment at any time throughout the season.  This special gift to the congregation is in lieu of the lessons and carols program that has long marked our mid-December.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 There is a Star in the East  Hymn 135

Bring a Torch Jeanette Isabella

The Snow Lay on the Ground  Hymn 116

On Christmas Night  Hymn 112

Still, Still, Still

Greensleeves

Pastoral from Christmas Concerto

O Holy Night

Awake!  Hymn 107

I Danced in the Morning  Hymn 157

Organ Solo

Joy to the World  Hymn 134

Colleen Brooks, Soloist + Steve Jensen, Organ + John Komasa, Piano

Pasquale Laurino, Violin + Victor Herro, Violin + Mary Stetson, Viola + Will Loder, Cello 

A story and at-home tree lighting

at 6:30 p.m.

And then … the tradition of reading a Christmas story and tree lighting moves to a virtual platform! “Click in” at 6:30 for a story read by Ms. Larson.  Children of God of all ages are invited to attend! After the story, we will do a countdown to light our trees together in our homes.    

Advent Vespers at 7:00 p.m.

Although there will be no hors d'oeuvres and dessert buffet this year, our spirits will be nourished as we conclude the evening by lighting the pink "joy" candle on our Advent wreaths in a brief Advent vespers.   

Email Ms. Penington at ipc@immanuelwi.org

for the zoom link to the tree lighting and Advent Vespers (same link for both events)

The program 
will be posted in this box
at 5:00 p.m.
on Sunday, December 13