Advent Devotion Guide

Why This Jubilee? Advent Devotion by James C. Howell

In this book of 24 reflections, Howell invites us to revisit familiar songs of the season, even some secular ones, and contemplate certain phrases and their meaning for us. Get your copy in the Church Office. $10 per book.

Getting Ready

  • November 29

    • "You're about to get it!"
    • Luke 21:25-36
  • December 6

    • "Preparing the way"
    • Luke 3:1-6
  • December 13

    • "What do we do?"
    • Luke 3:7-18
  • December 20

    • "He did what he said"
    • Luke 1:39-45; Isaiah 7:14

Advent and Christmas Schedule

Wednesdays in advent

December 2, 9, 16
12pm - Lunch Lift (Dining Room)
Why This Jubilee? Advent Devotional

Saturday, December 5

Breakfast with Santa 8:30am
This event is free.
Donations to Murphy-Harpst are appreciated.
Youth Movie Night 6pm
The Chronicles of Narnia: The lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe

Sunday, December 6

2nd Sunday in Advent
Worship 9am (Wilder Center)
A Celebration Day featuring Children and Youth
Worship 11am (Sanctuary)
Lessons and Carols featuring the Chancel Choir and Roman Chimes


3rd Sunday in Advent
Worship 9am (Wilder Center)
Worship 11am (Sanctuary)
Youth Christmas Party 4:30pm

Thursday, December 17

Pumpkin Spice Christmas Pack Out 6pm
Come help prepare for the Food Box Distribution

Saturday, December 19

Christmas Food Box Distribution 8am
Help distribute food boxes for our neighbors in need.


4th Sunday in Advent
Worship 9am (Wilder Center)
Worship 11am (Sanctuary)

Thursday, DECEMBER 24

Christmas Eve
Worship 5pm (Sanctuary)
Worship 11pm (Sanctuary)
Communion served at both services. Children are welcome!


One Worship Service in the Sanctuary 10am
No adult or children's Sunday School (if your Sunday school class would like to meet, please feel free to do so at 9am or 11am)