Thursday evening, December 7, 2006 featured Summerlea's annual candlelight service of
Christmas carols and readings, enjoyed by the Summerlea congregation and
visitors from the surrounding community.|
The Summerlea choir under the direction of Summerlea music director Connie Osborne included some musical friends, and John Osborne on flute.
Greeters were Valerie & John Coffin and Dale & Frank Romagosa.
Other participants included:
Mel Cockhill: Opening Scripture Sentence
Marion Golden: Welcome and Greetings
Ruth Heim: Call to Worship Irene Turner: Prayer of Approach
Caryl Creith: A Christmas Prayer of Confession
Mike Biscott: Old Testament Lesson
Caroline & Richard Legault, John Parmater: New Testament Lesson
Barbara Moffat: Introduction of Guest Speaker
Jeff Barlow: Sermon
Barbara Davidson: Offering Dedication
Howard Clark: A Christmas Prayer
Caroline Legault: Lighting of the Candles
Ruth Heim: Benediction and overall organization.
The service was followed by a time of fellowship and refreshments in Acadia Hall.
Thanks to Ruth Heim for organizing this event and to the Serendipity ladies and friends for arranging and providing the fellowship setting and refreshments.
Following are a few photos (pickable to view a larger version).