The Church of the Advent Celebrates its 150th Anniversary
The Church of the Advent (1301 S. Charles St..) Federal Hill, Baltimore, celebrates its Sesquicentennial Anniversary with a variety of special worship services, social events, and outreach. We wish to celebrate our 150 years of witness in the city of Baltimore by welcoming everyone into our family of faith and love. We value our diversity, inclusivity, and radical welcome as well as our rich traditions, as we believe all these things enrich us and deepen our relationship with God. Worship, study, prayer, and service are all central to our life and mission, as we strive to grow to maturity as Christ’s body in the world.
We welcome everyone to join us for the following special events connected with our Sesquicentennial celebration:
· The Blessing of Pets
Sunday, October 8, 2017 – 10:00am
Pets and their owners are invited to the Mass for a blessing and to a special Hospitality Hour on the front steps.
· Crab Cake Supper
Thursday, October 12, 2017 – Noon to 7:00pm
Our famous Crab Cake supper is held in the Parish Hall, 1302 Patapsco St. Adults $16/Children $9.50 – Desserts, fries, drinks, candy, and other items also available. To order for pick up or delivery call: 410-539-7804
· “The Haunted Advent!” Haunted House and Church Tours
October 20, 21, 27, 28 – 7:30 to 9:30pm
Haunted House held in the Upper Parish Hall (1302 Patapsco St.) Suggested donation $2 or more. Church open for tours, light refreshments available.
The Church of the Advent is an Episcopal Church founded in 1868 to serve the communities of Baltimore and beyond, proclaiming the love of God and sharing that love with all people.