St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church in Blue Hill to Celebrate Christmas with Four Services

Posted Dec. 11, 2013, at 9:24 a.m.

Tuesday, December 24 to Sunday, December 29, 2013; 5:19 p.m. to 10:19 a.m.

Location: St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal church, 330 Hinckley Ridge Road, Blue Hill, Maine

Contact: Elaine MacLean; 401-295-5345 or 207-374-22434


BLUE HILL, DECEMBER 10, 2013: St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church at 330 Hinckley Ridge Road in Blue Hill will celebrate the Christmas season with four seasonal services and a Christmas Eve dinner. All are welcome to the services and the dinner.

Tuesday, Dec. 24, 5 p.m. Christmas Eve: a traditional carols-and-candlelight service.

Tuesday, Dec. 24, 6:15 p.m. Christmas Eve pot-luck dinner at St. Francis immediately following the service. Please let the church know how many people will attend and what you plan to bring by calling 374-5200 from 8 a.m. -12 p.m., Tues.-Fri.

Wednesday, Dec. 25, 10 a.m. Christmas Day: a quiet, meditative Holy Eucharist service.

Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2 p.m. Christmas Service at Parker Ridge. Join parishioners from St. Francis as they sing Christmas carols with the residents of Parker Ridge Retirement Community, 63 Parker Ridge Lane, Blue Hill. Rev. Steve Hayward will offer communion to all.

Sunday, Dec. 29, 10 a.m. A traditional Anglican service of Lessons and Carols. The service intersperses Bible readings with the singing of Christmas carols, hymns, and anthems.