Change Ourselves, Change the World

“If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world would also change. As a man changes his own nature, so does the attitude of the world change towards him. ... We need not wait to see what others do.”  
- Mahatma Gandhi


The 4 Components of NVC
  • Observations
  • Feelings
  • Needs
  • Requests

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Advent is a season of hope.  It is a time to connect deeply with ourselves and others and prepare joyfully for God to come into our lives.

This page is devoted to sharing resources that will help you in this Advent experience.

Special Links:

Advent in 2 Minutes - a short video primer that explains what Advent is... and is not.  (Courtesy of

Interactive Advent Calendar - Helping you to maintain some connection with the spiritual foundation of this season.


Offline Resources:

Upper Room devotionals for December are now available in the Meeting House sanctuary.  (Both small, pocketbook sized books and large print magazine size.)

Special Advent Devotionals from the United Church of Christ are also available in the Meeting House sanctuary.

Weekly Advent Quiet ReflectionTime - 15 minutes before each Sunday service, beginning at 9:45 am.

Grace Fellowship - Monday evenings at 7 pm.

Service of Comfort and Peace - Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 6 pm.

Lessons and Carols for All Ages - Tuesday, December 24 at 5:30 pm.

Candlelight Lessons and Carols - Tuesday, December 24 at 10:00 pm.

"Come as you are" Carol Sing - Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 10:00 am.

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