Advent Lessons and Carols
"Advent Lessons and Carols" — a festive celebration in preparation of the birth of Christ will be offered at The Church of the Redeemer, 222 S. Palm Ave., in downtown Sarasota at 5:15 p.m. Sun., Dec. 16. Lessons and Carols is a joyous, interactive recounting of history from the Fall of Man, through the prophets, to the Annunciation of the Savior's birth to Mary. The congregation will join in the reading of Scripture and the singing of well-loved Advent carols.
The Canterbury, Westminster and Adult choirs will lead the congregation in song, under the direction of Organist/Choirmaster Ann Stephenson-Moe. A light reception will follow in Gillespie Hall.
Lessons and Carols is a free event, a gift to the community in the season of Advent. Complimentary parking will be available at the BMO Harris Bank parking garage on McAnsh Square between 3:30 and 9 p.m. For more information call the Parish Office at 941-955-4263, or visit redeemersarasota.org.