Sunday, 20 December 2009
Crib Service at Blackfen
Our Crib Service today was a heartwarming occasion with little shepherds, angels and kings taking part in a tableau to celebrate the birth of our Saviour Jesus Christ.
Some of the older ones read passages from the Holy Scriptures:
and some of the younger ones just took part in their own way:
One young shepherd was particularly enthused by some of the carols:
The Kings made their procession with gifts as described in Holy Writ. It was great that so many dads came along like St Joseph, the "upright and just man", supporting the family occasion:
And finally, all the children gathered to sing, to receive a blessing, to be photographed by loving parents and to help us all to enter into the spirit of the feast day: