Celebrate Advent and Christmas with UniLu!

Celebrate Advent and Christmas with UniLu!

Advent, the beginning of the church year, begins on Sunday, December 1, 2019! Join us for this special time of waiting and hopeful expectation of the coming of Christ.

  • Sunday, December 1
    • Bread ☩ Belonging service at 9 am
    • Choral Eucharist service at 10:30 am
    • Make an Advent wreath to take home after either service.
  • Sunday, December 8:
    • Bread ☩ Belonging service at 9 am
    • Choral Eucharist service at 10:30 am
    • After the 10:30 service: Pastor Ryan Lun, a member of Good Neighbor Lutheran Church in Quincy and a native of Hong Kong, will speak about the situation in Hong Kong
  • Saturday, December 14:
    • Christmas Cookie Swap at 4 pm at the Tracey home in Arlington. Bring a batch (or two) of your favorite Christmas cookie, or, just bring yourself! Go home with a beautiful variety of cookies after we swap. Chris Pollari, Ann Ferentz, Brian Tracey and Laura Tracey will host and we guarantee some delicious snacks and good company.
  • Sunday, December 15:
    • No 9 am service (resumes January 5)
    • Christmas Pageant at the 10:30 am service. Come ready to play the part of your choice! Costumes encouraged but not necessary. More about the pageant.
  • Sunday, December 22:
    • No 9 am service (resumes January 5)
    • Choral Eucharist service at 10:30 am
    • Annual Advent and Christmas Carol Sing after the 10:30 service. Join generations of friends and family for refreshments and your favorite seasonal carols. Instrumentalists are welcome; contact Jonathan Mott, music directory – choir, if you plan to play along.
  • Tuesday, December 24:
    • Christmas Eve service at 5 pm
    • Christmas Eve Dinner at 6 pm in the Alumni/ae Room. No need to bring anything; come as you are and join in!
    • Candlelight Christmas Eve service at 9 pm, preceded by a meditative prelude at 8:30 pm.
  • Wednesday, December 25:
    • Christmas Day service at 10:30 am
  • Sunday, December 29:
    • Service of Lessons and Carols at 10:30 am
  • Sunday, January 5:
    • Bread ☩ Belonging service for Epiphany at 9 am
    • Service of Holy Communion for Epiphany at 10:30 am

There will be no 9 am Bread ☩ Belonging service on December 15, December 22, or December 29. Bread ☩ Belonging will resume on Sunday, January 5, 2020.