Christmas Memorial Poinsettia Sale
November 5 through December 3 in the Narthex
The cost is $9.00 each. Donate for delivery to a homebound member or for your own personal use. Homebound poinsettias are delivered Dec. 17 and personally purchased plants can be picked up after the 8:00 pm Christmas Eve service.
Senior Ministry Christmas Party
December 7 at 11:00 AM in the Narthex
Come join us for singing carols, having a brief homily with Pastor Allison, fun with Pastor Ann, and a light lunch prepared by the hospitality team. Baskets will be on the table for donations to cover the meal costs. Signup on Sundays in the Narthex or call the church office.
Dorothy Rose Smith Concert Series: Highland Chancel Choir
December 10 at 4:00 PM in the Sanctuary
The concert will feature the stunning “Gloria” for Choir and Brass by John Rutter. And, in keeping with our Advent theme, the choir and soloists will perform the beloved Christmas hymn “O Holy Night” along with other cherished music of the season.
Kids Night Out
Sunday, December 10th from 4:00 – 6:30 PM
$10/child and $25/family max., Ages 4 – 4th Grade. Children will enjoy dinner (pizza), games, crafts, and more to celebrate the Christmas season. Registration and payment required by Sunday, December 3rd to save your child’s spot. https://tinyurl.com/HPCKNO2023
Quilter Christmas Gift Sales for Mission Projects
Find the perfect gift at the quilters tables in the narthex on Sunday, December 3 and 10.
Service of Rest and Renewal
December 12 at 6:00 PM, McClintock Chapel
This service is for all of us who need to hit the pause button during the hustle and bustle of the season. Bring your fatigue and weariness and allow yourself a quiet space to reflect and draw near to God. We hope that this service can be a gift to you, providing a space of calm, quiet, and healing through music, scripture, and prayer.
Presbyterian Women’s Christmas Tea
December 14 in the Narthex beginning at Noon
Enjoy lunch and fellowship with entertainment provided by the Droz musicians. Please reserve your spot by calling the church office at (717)569-2651
Highland Family & Youth Ministry Christmas Caroling at Long Community
Sunday, December 17 from 2:30 – 5:00 PM
Carolers of all ages are invited to gather in the Youth Room before walking to Long Community where we will offer sweet treats and sing songs. We’ll end the night with supper at the church while enjoying some Christmas festivities.
Deacon Sponsored Caroling with Brass at Landis Homes
December 19 from 6:45 to 7:45 PM
High Foundation Auditorium. Come join in the singing!
Worship With Us!
“How Does a Weary World Rejoice?”
December 3, 10:00 AM, Advent 1: We Acknowledge our Weariness
December 10, 10:00 AM, Advent 2: We Find Joy in Connection
December 17, 10:00 AM, Advent 3: We Allow Ourselves to be Amazed
Christmas Eve Services
10:00 AM, Advent 4: We Sing Stories of Hope
4:30 PM, Christmas Eve Family Service, Christmas Pageant
8:00 PM, Christmas Eve Traditional Service