St. Saviour's Episcopal Church
 350 Sound Beach Ave
Old Greenwich, CT 06870

10:00 AM
The First Sunday of Advent
Holy Eucharist
Rite II with music

Rev. Meg Finnerud, Celebrant 
Ms. Nicole Wang
Michael-Thomas Gilman, Musicians
Isaiah 2:1-5
Psalm 122
Romans 13:11-4
Matthew 24:36-44
Click here for a printable version of the lessons.

All worship together!
Social time follows worship in the undercroft. Stories, activities and snacks for children. Join us!
Advent calendars and posters have arrived! Pick yours up and begin decorating Jay Sidebotham's wonderful 2019 design for a time of quiet and daily reflections.
Join in with The Way of Love during Advent. Starting this Wednesday, you are invited to a weekly small group gathering as we journey together in confidential conversation about this understanding of discipleship and a life of faith. Let us know you plan to come @ 6:00 pm in the Rectory and please bring a small dish or snack to share. RSVP to Rev. Meg:
Nativity Pageant, Sunday, December 15th at 10:00 am
All are welcome! Please RSVP to the parish office to let us know you plan to participate. Click here.
Consider joining me in the First Congregational sing-in of Handel's Messiah! Be in touch for details on rehearsal and performance. No audition required. Click here for the web site.
Bible stories come to life in our chapel second through last Sunday mornings each month during the academic year as our gifted storytellers engage children aged 2 and older in this Montessori-like Christian education program. Watch your child's wonder and share in their process of learning about God's love as shown in Jesus! Join us Sunday at 10:00 am.
From our lectionary this week:

"Keep awake therefore, for you do not know on what day your Lord is coming."
Matthew 24:42

For those who cannot be with us, use this downloadable lesson at home
Stewarding that which we have been given...
Pledge cards and envelopes for 2020 are here and our annual pledge campaign has begun! Ask any member of the Vestry about our recent congregational meeting, our exciting plans for next year, the financial reviews/audits or to discuss any ideas, concerns or questions you may have about our renewal in ministry. You may click here to download a pledge card or pick up envelopes and your card in the church.
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Mark your calendars for Christmas Eve Lessons and Carols @ 4:00 pm for a very special tradition of St. Saviour's. Singing, praying and reading together with special music. Please plan to join us, invite friends and neighbors and let us know how you might like to participate! Be in touch with Rev. Meg:
The Rev. Meg Allred Finnerud, M.Div.,STM

Ms. Mary Carolyn Morgan , Parish Administrator
Ms. Kathy Stewart , Nursery School Director
Mr. Scott Sisbarro , Dance School Director

Office Phone: 203-637-2262

Parish Office hours: Monday-Friday, 9:30am to 12:30pm