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Tag: Christmas

Christmas Decorations Up, Plans Made

CHILDREN HELPING DECORATE FOR CHRISTMAS Today, (Dec. 3) is the first Sunday of the traditional Advent season, the pre-Christmas season of preparation that begins the church year.  Several of the children helped us to decorate our church for… Read More

Christmas Events 2017

  Children shine in Christmas celebration Our children added so many special touches to Christmas services this year at Copper Hill Church.  Under the direction of Sheri Mandirola and JoAnne Jones, the children’s choir sang beautifully an old… Read More

Children’s Christmas Sunday 2015

  Sometimes traditions are a joy. Such is the case with the annual Christmas Children’s Sunday at Copper Hill Church.    12 children participated.  More than half served as readers and all helped decorate the altar rail and table… Read More

Christmas Events

Advent/Christmas Plans Made

  Each year, we look forward to the Advent/Christmas season.  Technically, Advent covers  the four Sundays prior to Christmas  while the liturgical Christmas season goes from Dec. 25 until Jan. 6 which is Epiphany (12 days of Christmas)…. Read More

Advent/Christmas Events

What’s happening at Christmas?   We’ve been planning and preparing for weeks already.  On of the most popular events of the season is the Children’s Sunday, with the traditional “Hanging of the Greens” liturgy and the children bringing in… Read More

A UM Christmas special on TV!

  There is a United Methodist Christmas special on TV this year.    The trailer for it is found at   And the stations listing schedule is at

Children’s Christmas service includes Hanging of the Greens

Here at Copper Hill United Methodist, one Sunday in December, the children lead a special service that has traditionally been called “The Hanging of the Greens.”  This year it was on December 8.  Actually, it includes much more… Read More

Advent/Christmas message series invites us to “Come and See.”

  Christmas is such a visual season. We decorate for this season more than any other holiday of the year. We love the lights, the multi-colors, and the shimmer of tinsel. It is the one time of year… Read More