Opening of the GraceTree Oratory

Here are a few pics from the opening of the GraceTree Oratory on September 27th.

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The Oratory space before the worship items were brought in.

 

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Maggie leads us in celebrating the faithful prayers of our North Carlton Baptist forebears.

 

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Lighting the Sanctuary Lamp proved difficult in the breeze. 🙂

 

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Kids bless the space with water and sprigs of rosemary.

 

Planting the magnolia tree, which will bloom every year at the time of the anniversary of the Oratory blessing.

Planting the magnolia tree, which will bloom every year at the time of the anniversary of the Oratory blessing.

Thanks to Lisa Fitzgerald for being our official photographer, and to all who made it a grand celebration.