Please join us for a holiday offering of music from Spain, Mexico, France and Africa on Friday, December 13, at 7:00 p.m. The centerpiece of the evening, presented by Faith’s Chancel Choir, will be Carols and Lullabies—Christmas in the Southwest by 20th Century American composer Conrad Susa. The piece is scored for SATB chorus, harp, classical guitar, xylophone and marimba. You will also be treated to the sounds of the Jubilate Ringers performing with a vocal soloist and percussion ensemble. Also performing will be Bev Duffy, Senior Organist at Faith. We are pleased once again to also include the artistry of musicians from the Des Moines Metro Area.
Please join us on Sunday, December 15, at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. for our annual Lessons and Carols. You don’t want to miss this event which has meant so much to the family here at Faith for 29 years. Music will be provided by: the Cherub Choir, Alleluia Choir, Messiah Choir, Junior High Treble Choir, Confirmation Ringers, Jubilate Ringers, Brass Consort, Winds of the Spirit Flute Choir and the Chancel Choir. Also providing music from our magnificent Dobson Organ will be Senior Organist Bev Duffy. Please note: Due to the large attendance for Lessons and Carols the second service begins at 10:30 a.m.
Grand View University’s Julefest 2013 is Watch!. This annual Advent and Christmas celebration will be held on Saturday, December 7, at 7:30 p.m. here at Faith. A Julefest reception will follow in the Commons. Julefest is Grand View’s Advent and Christmas gift to the community. This year you’re invited to watch and wait for the fulfillment of God’s promises in the form of Jesus, who comes to bring healing and peace to every heart.
Are you looking for an opportunity to serve in the community this holiday season? Severin Johnson has set up times in November and December to be a bell ringer for the Salvation Army. Sign up as a family or group. Go to www.signupgenius.com to sign-up. Please contact Serevin Johnson at 244-3078 for more information.