Sunday 7 December 2008 was the second Sunday of Advent and White Gift Sunday, and featured a drama
by the youth and Sunday School entitled "The Story of Michael Mouse".|
Cast of "Michael Mouse"
then joined the congregation,
so they did not wear their gowns.
then Cassandra McKenzie started the narration,
while Michael Mouse slept.
(and some of the actors looked on from "back stage".)
something about a baby in a manger.
What was going on?
But I have nothing to give, bewailed Michael.
a cow with some milk,
a couple of hens ready to offer eggs,
and a cat, ready to rid the barn of furry creatures.
Michael avoided the cat, but still had no gift to give.
Mary and Joseph and the baby, and the gifts of wool, milk and eggs.
He kept watch all night.
"Myself", said Michael, "for as long as he needed me."
the players lined up for applause,
and Howard gave thanks on behalf of the congregation.
young folks brought forward the white gifts from the congregation.
Margaret Payette of the Lachine Food Bank.
bringing us the sermon in a very enjoyable fashion.