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Advent 2017 at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church

341 Village Blvd., Incline Village, NV www.TahoeEpiscopal.org


Read and learn: Seven Spiritual Gifts of Waiting by Holly W. Whitcomb. Order a paperback or Kindle copy from Amazon, borrow from our Library, or purchase in St. Pat's Office ($11). Discuss these gifts each week at our Sunday Forum, 9:10 to 9:50 am, St. Pat's Library (whether you've read that week's chapters or not!). For small children, we recommend Waiting by Kevin Henkes.

Explore: Receive weekly email reflections on waiting and related spiritual practices.

Create: Light up your home by making an Advent wreath, Sun 12/3, after the 10 am service. Supplies and prayer guide provided (love offering of $10 appreciated). Or help us decorate our tree, Sun 12/10 after the 10 am service. Bring an ornament from home!


Contemplate: Experience the beauty of "Silence for the Soul" in traditional Christian serenity meditations, guided and in silence, Sat 12/16, 9 am to 1 pm, St. Pat's Chapel. All welcome; lunch provided.


Laugh: Enjoy a matinee of "The Princess Bride," a classic family-friendly movie about waiting, for all ages, Sun 12/17, after the 10 am service, St. Pat's Library. Bring lunch, snacks, friends!


Sing: Lift up our Advent "theme song" each Sunday in worship: “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel.”