Advent & Christmas at St. Clare’s
Advent Lessons & Carols on Advent 4, December 20, 10 a.m. online: St. Clare’s Pleasanton and St. Bartholomew’s Livermore will do a joint Advent Lessons and Carols online at our regular service. A mix of readers from both churches and joint choirs & clergy will ring out the fourth Sunday.
The Longest Night, December 21, 8 p.m. online: A series of mediations, music, and candlelight will focus on the deep longings of Advent and help us better hold our individual and communal grief.
Christmas Eve, December 24
Pageant Service & Communion, 5 p.m. in the church parking lot: This Family Christmas Eve service will feature our pre-recorded Christmas pageant on a 20-foot movie screen, the singing of Christmas carols and Holy Communion from the safety of your car via radio station FM 107.9.
Festive Choral Service, 8 p.m. online: Join St. Clare’s Parish Choir as we sing beloved Christmas carols, hear the Gospel story of Jesus’ birth, and share in virtual communion. Together, we will make the season bright!
Christmas Lessons & Carols, December 27, 10 a.m. online: The six congregations of the Southern Alameda Deanery come together in a wonderful celebration of Christmas Lessons & Carols. Every church will share in readings, choral and community singing.