BROWNS BAY PRESBYTERIAN CHRISTMAS SERVICES
Christmas At BBP



2 December (Friday evening) @ 6.00pm - Messy Christmas in the Family Centre (an interactive family time sharing food and creativity - Messy Church).

11 December (Sunday morning) @10.00am - Family Christmas Service and children's nativity play.

18 December (Sunday night) @ 7.30pm - Carol Service.

24 December (Saturday evening) @ 6.00pm - Pyjama Service in the Family Centre (creative interactive Christmas time for kids and their friends and families).

24 December (Saturday late night) @ 11.30pm - Christmas Eve Communion Service.

25 December (Sunday morning) @ 9.30am - Christmas Day Family Service. Enquiries: Robin @ 027-733-9890 or Office @ 478-2441

This week @ BBP

Monday 05 December

Office closed.

Tuesday 06 December

7.00pm Tuesday group at BBP. Contact Sean Cloete Ph. 027-555-1207.
7.30pm Home group at Dave & Jeanna Sheppard's home, 21 Ellangowan Rd, Waiake. Ph 473-6249.

Wednesday 07 December

8.30am Prayer in meeting room 1.

7.30pm Val and Miles English's home group. 8 Ponui Place Mairangi Bay Ph.478-4042.

Thursday 08 December

10.00am Jessie William's home group at 9 Orne Street, Torbay. Ph. 473-9547.

6.00pm Thursday prayer in meeting room 1.
7.30pm Session Meeting

Friday 09 December

10.00am Mainly Music in the Family center.

Sunday 11 December Third Sunday in Advent

10.00am Family Christmas Service and Nativity Play followed by tea/coffee & fellowship.

 7.30pm - Evening Prayer Service.

 

1st Sunday of Advent 27th
November Hope

On the First Sunday of Advent:

We light this candle in hope.

Jeremiah 33:14 page 1231
God of hope,
out of death you bring life.
Renew us in hope,
so that we may be alert
to the dawning of Christ's advent among us.
God of promise, God of hope,
into our darkness come.





2nd Sunday of Advent 4th
December Peace

On the Second Sunday of Advent:

We light this candle in hope.
We light this candle for peace.

Luke 1:78-79 page 1590
God of hope,
God of peace,
you speak peace into the world
through the way of the Christ-child.
Help us to live as peacemakers
that we may be called children of God.
God of promise, God of peace,
into our darkness come.



3rd Sunday of Advent 11th
December Joy

On the Third Sunday of Advent:

We light this candle in hope.
We light this candle for peace.
We light this candle in joy. .

Philippians 4:4 page 1830
God of hope,
God of peace,
God of joy,
you are our salvation;
we trust in you and are not afraid.
Lead us to draw water with rejoicing
from the springs of salvation.
God of promise, God of joy,
into our darkness come.

Readings

4th December
Romans 15: 4-13 page 1766
Matthew 3:1-12 page 1499
11th December
   
   
13th December
   
   
18th December
   
   
25th December
   
   
1st January
   
   

Coming Up

Tuesday 13 December 10.15am Tuesday Church and fellowship.

Saturday 17 December 7.30am Men's Breakfast in the foyer. RSVP Dave Sheppard.

18 December (Sunday night) @ 7.30pm - Carol Service.

Golden Jubilee in 2015

Update November 2015 Click here for the planned events. Browns Bay Presbyterian Church is having its Golden Jubilee In July 2015 a celebration services and events are planned for this Golden Jubilee. Watch this space!

Regular Notices

Christ Kid’s and Christ Tot's (Sunday Children's Programme): runs during the 10.00am service.

Pastoral Care: Please contact the church office with any pastoral concerns.

Mainly Music Meet in the Family Centre at 10.00am.

ICONZ The ICONZ Adventure Unit for boys aged 8-12 in recess. Enquiries contact Robin Palmer phone 478 2441

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recoded November 2013