BROWNS BAY PRESBYTERIAN CHRISTMAS SERVICES
Christmas At BBP

Friday 7th December
6.00pm Messy Church - Messy Christmas

Sunday 9th December
10:00am Children's Church Christmas Service.

Sunday 22nd December
7:30pm Carol Service

Sunday 24th December
11.30pm Midnight Communion

Tuesday 25th December
9.30am Christmas Day Family Service

Sunday 30th December
10.00am Thanksgiving Service for 2018


This week @ BBP

Monday 10 December

Office closed.

Tuesday 11 December

10.15am Tuesday Church - join us for a service of favourite hymns & the stories of their writers, followed by morning tea fellowship.

7.00-8.30pm Tuesday group at BBP. Contact Sean Cloete.in recess until the new year
7.30pm Dave & Jeanna Sheppard's home group at the home of Dave & Jeanna Sheppard. 21 Ellangowan Rd, Waiake.

Wednesday 12 December

9.30am Prayer in meeting room 1.
10.30am Rosedale Village Service.

07.30pm Home group meeting at the home of Val & Miles English, 8A Ponui St, Mairangi Bay. Ph. 478 4042.

Thursday 13 December

Watch this space!

Friday 15 December

10.00am Mainly Music.

Satuday 15 December

6.30-8.30pm Forrest Hill Church Youth Event at Milford Beach Reserve.

Sunday 16 December 3nd Sunday of Advent Joy

10.00am Morning Communion Service followed by tea/coffee and fellowship.

7.00pm Evening prayer service.

1st Sunday of Advent 02nd
December 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 9th
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 16th
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.

Coming Up

Sunday 23 December 10.00am Christmas Reflections.

Monday 24 December 11.30pm Midnight Communion ServiceTuesday 25 December 9.30am Christmas Day Family Service.

Sunday 30 December 10.00am Thanksgiving Service for 2018.

Readings

02 December
Luke 4:16-21 page 1596
Matthew 25:34-40 page 1542

18 December
Luke 2: 1-20 page 1590
Matthew 2:1-23 page 1497

11.11.18
Colossians 3:1-17 page 1834
John 14:23-27 page 1676

18 November
Genesis 32:24-30 page 53
2 Peter 1:3-11 page 1893
Matthew 7:7-14 page 1505
25 November
Philippians 2:5-11 page 1827
Acts 4:29-37 page 1697
Matthew 25:34-40 page 1542
21 October
Matthew 16:13-18 page 1524
Acts 1:1-8 page 1690
Acts 2:42-47 page 1694
28 October
Acts 4:32-37 page 1697
1 Corinthians 12:12-27 page 1785

04 November
Malachi 3:6-12 page 1490
2 Corinthians 8:1-9 page 1801
2 Corinthians 9:6-15 page 1803

Golden Jubilee in 2015

Click here for a run down of what we did, these where 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.

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Our Mission: building loving communities that help people find and follow Jesus



recoded November 2013