Lutheran Church of the Master

Welcoming All People to a Traditional and Transforming Community of Faith

 Sunday Schedule

10:00 - 10:30 AM Bible Study

10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee and Donuts

11:00 - 12:15 AM Worship Service

Holy Communion Every Sunday

12:15 - 1:15 PM Fellowship Brunch

 

 
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December 2nd

First Sunday of Advent

11:00 a.m. Worship with Holly Communion

Sacrament of Holly Baptism

The choir sings anthems by George Guest and David Ashley White; the men of the choir offer “Zion Hears the Watchmen Singing” by J.S. Bach, accompanied by organ, flute and cello and Taj Jegaraj and Tucker Moses-Hanson sing the duet “Hark! A Thrilling Voice Is Sounding” by Richard Shephard.

December 9th

Second Sunday of Advent

11:00 a.m. Worship with Holly Communion

ADVENT SERVICE OF LESSONS AND CAROLS

The theme of this years’ service is “Savior of the Nations, Come”, which is a 16thcentury hymn tune set to a 4thcentury text, translated by Martin Luther. In addition to the congregational hymn, the choir will sing a choral setting by Balthasar Resinarius (c. 1486-1544) and Taj Jegaraj will sing a solo setting by Baroque composer Michael Altenburg, accompanied by flute, oboe, cello and organ.  There will additionally be music by Kenneth Dake, Alfred V. Fedak, John Gardner, Antony Baldwin and Joel Martinson, accompanied by handbells, violin, snare drum, oboe, organ and piano.

December 16th

Third Sunday of Advent

11:00 a.m. Worship with Holly Communion

Christmas Cookie Exchange

Phillip Dietrich’s “Carol of the Advent”, a setting of the familiar “People Look East” melody, will be sung by the choir.  New choir member Collin Schmidt will sing “Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus” by J.P. Rameau and LCM member Chris Ah San will offer Advent music for clarinet.

December 23rd

Fourth Sunday of Advent

11:00 a.m. Worship with Holly Communion

The Annunciation will be celebrated with musical settings by Robert Grogan and Paul Tate.  Flutist Tina Appel will offer Advent Prelude by Charles Callahan, based on the ancient hymns “O Come, O Come Emmanuel” and “Creator of the Stars of Night”.