Christmas Services
Holy Eucharist for the Fourth Sunday of Advent
Dec. 24  10:00am 

Christmas Eve Family Service with Eucharist 
Dec. 24  5:00pm 

Christmas Eve Festival Choral Eucharist
Dec. 24  10:00pm 

Christmas Day Eucharist
Dec. 25  10:30am
Email Only Announcements
Plentiful Juice Containers: The Altar Guild thanks you for your generous donations of juice containers for flower deliveries. We are now well well-stocked! Please return to recycling your containers.

Liturgical Calendars: Calendars showing the liturgical colors and saint days are available in the office for $5 each.
December 24 Bulletin Announcements
Happening this week
Christmas Day service at 10:30am.

Holiday Office Closing: The office will be closed Monday, December 25 - Monday, January 1.

Happening next Sunday
Sundays at 5 presents the Playing of the Merry Organ Concert - December 31 at 5 p.m.: Ring in the New Year with trumpeter Benjamin Fairfield and organist Virginia Bolena, in concert next Sunday! Choir, trumpet, organ, favorites and lesser known works. Nursery Available.


Ordination of The Rev. Anne Grizzle: All are welcome to celebrate with Anne as she is ordained to the Sacred Order of Priests on January 6, 2018, at 11:00am, here at Trinity. A reception will follow.

CP/I Support Group: The Chronic Pain/Illness Support Group will not meet in the month of December. We will begin meeting Thursday, January 4 at 10:30am in the Board Room of the Staunton Public Library. All are welcome. Contact Muffie Newell for more information.

Women's Bible Study reconvenes Wednesday, January 10, 2018:  Ladies, consider joining us at 11:00 a.m. in the Foster Room. We will discuss the book 40 Days of Decrease by Alicia Chole. It is suggested that one reads the first seven days for discussion on Jan. 10. If you have questions, please contact Carrie Tucker at 540.230.0787 or

Another Exchange Student Needs Help: The Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) has a student who will arrive from Malaysia in early January. She is talkative and open minded. She enjoys doing activities with her family and theater. The student will be here for 5 months—until the end of the school year. She will come with her own spending money and health insurance. For information about hosting please contact local coordinator, Cindy Miller, at or (540) 817-8851.

Liturgical Assistants
10:00 am Dec. 24: 4th Sunday of Advent Service
PRESIDER & PREACHER: The Rev. Paul Nancarrow
ALTAR CHAIR : Susanna Larner
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS : Claudette Obenschain, Judith Owens
LECTOR & PRAYERS: Richard Obenschain
HEAD USHER: Judy Burtner
USHER: Dennis & Mary Sue Kivlighan, Nick MacNeil
ORGANIST: Virginia Bolena

Christmas Eve 5:00 pm Family Service
PRESIDER & PREACHER: The Rev. Paul Nancarrow
8:45 ALTAR CHAIR : Susanna Larner
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Eleanor Bird, Lee Nancarrow, Jane Walsh
CRUCIFER: Cullen Wallace
CHOIR CROSS: Buckley Cason
TORCH BEARERS: Ben Cason, Harri Wallace
PRAYERS: Mary Schwaner
USHERS: Sue Armstrong, Joie & Richard Tankard, David Wallace
CHILDREN'S CHOIR DIRECTORS: Constance Harrington, Kristin Reichert

Christmas Eve 10:00 pm Festival Holy Eucharist
PRESIDER & PREACHER: The Rev. Paul Nancarrow
ALTAR CHAIR : Susanna Larner
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS : Katie Cathey, Glendon Gill, Claudette Obenschain, Will Smoot, Bill Tate
LECTOR & PRAYERS: Richard Obenschain
CRUCIFER: Mackenzie Deitz
HEAD USHER: Judy Burtner
USHERS: Tom Bell, Ted Cathey, Wallace Edwards, Richard Obenschain
ASSISTANT ORGANIST: Louise Temple-Rosebrook

Christmas Day 10:30 am Eucharist
PRESIDER & PREACHER: The Rev. Paul Nancarrow
ALTAR CHAIR : Susanna Larner
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS : Lee Nancarrow, Judith Owens
LECTOR: Karen Martin
HEAD USHER: Judy Burtner
USHER: Hunter Moss
ASSISTANT ORGANIST: Louise Temple-Rosebrook
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