Celebrate Epiphany

January 6, 2020

Epiphany is the end of the Christmas season, when we remember the Magi’s visit with the Holy Family.  For additional creative resources on the Christmas story, visit  Advent Unwrapped.

Worship Ideas
File Gathering Lectionary for Advent/Christmas/Epiphany, December 1, 2019–February 3, 2020
Includes suggested readings, hymns, worship spark, children's time idea, sermon starter, etc.....
File Gifts for Another Way: An Epiphany Worship Service by KAIROS for Justice Seekers
What gifts do we bring to walk in another way, the non-imperial way, the way of all peoples living together in justice and equity?
File Seeking the Vision: A Service for Epiphany
Two services for Epiphany that involve drama to tell the story of the Magi.
File Worship Ways (United Church of Christ)
The United Church of Christ, our partner denomination in the United States, posts weekly worship services; search by liturgical season.
Prayers

An Epiphany prayer for times of change

PDF icon Body Prayers
An Advent Unwrapped “action prayer” for each week of the Advent/Christmas season.
File Prayer for Times of Change: At This Threshold
A prayer and other worship ideas that might be used to help communities of faith celebrate the start of new relationships in their regional councils or for other times of change, as well as for Epiphany Sunday.
File Renewing Our Covenant as We Remember Jesus’ Baptism
Worship ideas for Epiphany, from the archives of Gathering magazine.
Music
File Songs from Many Cultures for Advent, Christmas, and Epiphany
Hymns in Voices United, More Voices, and Nos Voix unies that offer in many languages and diverse origins.
Minute for Mission
Our gifts for Mission & Service help fund clinics for Palestinian refugees.
Related Material
PDF icon Colouring Storybook
Actively explore the story of Christmas using this 16-page Advent Unwrapped colouring book.
File Gathering Magazine | UCRDstore
A United Church worship planning magazine for ministers and lay leaders, music directors, and worship committees.
PDF icon Story and Activity Cards
Meet the characters of the Christmas story, from Isaiah to the Holy Family, through these Advent Unwrapped cards. Includes activities for all ages.