New Ark United Church of Christ
300 East Main Street
Newark, DE 19711
ADVENT: The New Ark will hold the following events during the Advent season:
Sunday worship: 9:30am - Special 15 minute pre-worship music to help settle one from the busyness of the season. Join us! Advent One-Day Retreat: With a focus on Code Purple join this intergenerational event on Sunday, Dec. 8 from 11am until post-supper caroling. Adult Christmas Party: On Saturday, Dec. 14 adults in the congregation will gather at the home of Flo and Richard Waibel at 7pm to party with heavy hor d'oeuvres and dessert (guests should bring one or the other plus their beverage of choice). Relax and enjoy each other's company! Christmas Play: The youth of the church will present a play during worship on Sunday, Dec. 15. Christmas Sing-A-Long: On Dec. 15 at 11am we will continue our traditional Christmas carol/song sing-a-long. All those with instruments - from the sophisticated to rhythm instruments - should bring them to add to the joy of the season. Winter Solstice Liturgy: On Saturday, Dec. 21 at 5:30pm our first Winter Solstice Liturgy will be held, beginning and ending out of doors. Christmas Eve Service: The candlelight service will begin at 7pm on Dec. 24. Lessons & Carols: The worship service on Sunday, Dec. 29 will follow the traditional early 20th century British service first drawn up by Archbishop Benson for use in a cathedral in Truro. Scripture and song to lead us through the story of our ancestors in the faith. For additional information, please call the church office at 302.737.4711 or send us an email.