On the second Sunday of Advent, the chancel choir presented the Festival of Lessons and Carols for this year's Christmas "Cantata".
“Infant Holy, Infant Lowly”, a traditional Polish Carol/ arr. Helvey, sung by the choir.
The first lesson: Genesis 3:8-13, 17-19, Margie Jones, reader.
“Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silent”, a French Carol, 17th century/ arr. Holst, sung by the choir.
The third lesson: Isaiah 9:2, 6-7, Hayley Wegner, reader.
“Silent Night”, sung by the congregation.
The fifth lesson: Luke 1:26-35, 38, Derek Hutson, reader.
“Gesu Bambino”, Yons/Martens, sung by Ezekiel Harris, Margie Jones, Hayley Wegner, & Ruth Yoon.
The sixth lesson: Luke 2:1, 3-7, Jim Grey, reader.
“In the Bleak Midwinter”, Rosetti/Holst, sung by the choir.
The seventh lesson: Luke 2:8-14, Shane Fair, reader.
“Hark the Herald Angels Sing”, sung by the congregation.
The ninth lesson: John 1:1-5, 10-14, Canaan Harris, reader.
“He is Born”, traditional French Carol/ arr. Forest, sung by the choir.
Dr. David McNeil, director
Kayla Bohman, accompanist
with Christine Eitemiller
Please enjoy our “Cantata” for Christmas.