December 2017/January 2018  Worship Plans

 

 Sunday, Dec. 3 – Communion and Food Drive

1st Sunday of Advent

God’s Toolbox: “The Mary & Joseph Miracle”

Theme: God uses an ordinary young woman and a working class carpenter to give birth to God’s miracle of love while breaking cultural barriers of acceptance and compassion.

Luke 1:26-38

 

Sunday, Dec. 10

2nd Sunday of Advent

God’s Toolbox: “The Manger Miracle”

Theme: God uses an ordinary place like Bethlehem and an animal feeding tough.

Luke 2:1-7

 

Sunday, Dec. 17

3rd Sunday of Advent

Children’s Christmas Program “The Nativity”

 

Sunday, Dec. 24 at 10:00am

4th Sunday of Advent

God’s Toolbox: “The Invitation Miracle”

Theme: God invites shepherds to witness God’s miracle and spread the news that God invites everyone.

Luke 2:8-20

 

Christmas Eve at 7:00pm

Lessons and Carols with Candlelight in a family setting.

God’s Toolbox: “The Incarnation Miracle”

Theme: God takes on flesh, walking through life with us to lead us to the miracle of salvation.

Luke 2:21-38

 

Sunday, Dec. 31

1st Sunday after Christmas

Rev Bruce Armstrong, preacher

God’s Toolbox: “The Prophetic Miracle”

Theme: Simeon and Anna proclaim that Jesus is the Messiah, the one who will fulfill God’s redemption.

Luke 2:22-40

 

Sunday, January 7 – Communion and Food Drive

Epiphany Sunday

Epiphany Star Gifts

God’s Toolbox: “The Magi Miracle”

Theme: God uses Magi from a faraway land to show the world that the greatest gift of all has come.

Matthew 2:1-12