Jesus' Family Tree-Sunday School in Advent

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Nov 27 Roots--Isaiah's Prophesies Isaiah tells of God's promise of a Messiah, children begin to build their own trees with artist and member Christie Lavin. Dec 4 Branches--Jesus' Family Tree Gospel Writer Matthew tells of Jesus' ancestors and the kids bring stories of their own faith family. Dec 11 Blossoms--The Announcement Mary tells of her encounter with the Angel. Artist and member Nancy Weyl Bradley leads an art lesson on drawing Mary. Dec 18 Bearing Fruit--Christ's Birth Mary tells of the birth of her son, the Messiah. Children finish their trees with different "fruits" of the Spirit that they can share with others over Christmas.

Questions about Sunday School? Email Pastor Rachel Vaagenes RLV@gtownpres.org. Please also note these special family opportunities:

**Kids sing in the congregation on December 18. Practice on Dec 4 before Sunday School, Dec 11 after church, Dec 18 before Sunday school

**GPC Café December 18, 10am--Parents of young children gather with Rev. Vaagenes to talk about ways to keep a spirit of faith and generosity alive during the Christmas holiday.

**Christmas Pageant December 24, 5pm Register your child to be in the pageant HERE.

**December 25, kids wear pajamas to church! 11am service. [/av_textblock]

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