Advent Schedule & Special Events
Mark your calendars as we spend the month of December embracing and sharing the gifts God gives to each of us, as we look to celebrating the coming of The Greatest Gift given to each of us—Jesus Christ.
Advent Weekend Worship
Focus on God’s gifts to us with children’s message on our gifts to God
December 16 and 17 • Regular weekend worship times and locations • Advent Three
December 23 • 5 PM, Sanctuary • Advent Four, Traditional Style Worship (this will be the only Advent Four worship service)
Advent MidWeek Worship
Wednesdays • 7:15 PM, Sanctuary
The Holden Evening Prayer liturgy is a service of song, prayer, and Scripture. The Family Ministries staff will offer reflection for this season.
December 13 • Steve Terry, Peace
December 20 • Rob Gieraltowski, Joy
Blue Christmas Service
Sunday, December 17 • 2 PM, Sanctuary
This service is an opportunity to have the space and time to acknowledge sadness and know we are not alone. The service includes prayer, scripture, and music that acknowledges God’s presence is also for those who mourn and struggle.
Children’s Christmas Experience
Sunday, December 24 • 9 AM, Parish Life Center
A time of fellowship followed by activity stations and an interactive skit, designed to teach young children about God’s gifts to us all.
Christmas Eve Worship
Sunday, December 24
1 PM, Sanctuary • Traditional Candlelight
3 PM, Parish Life Center • Community of Joy
5 PM, Parish Life Center • Community of Joy
7 PM, Sanctuary • Traditional Candlelight
9 PM, Sanctuary • Traditional Candlelight
New Year's Eve Weekend
December 30 and December 31
Regular weekend worship times and locations