Sunday Worship: Join us on December 9, the Second Sunday of Advent, for worship at 10 am. Hanging of the Greens will be a part of our service on Sunday. Scripture reading: Philippians 1:3-11; Sermon: Embracing Shalom.  Rev. Peter JB Carman will lead worship and preach.


Adult/Children-Youth Sunday Classes 

Adult class on:

12/9/18: Sharing Faith Across Generations

12/23/18: An Advent activity for all generations

12/30/18: A light-hearted gathering for all  in the Board room over coffee, cookies, and snacks

The church's nursery cares for babies and the youngest children during worship.

There are classes for children of all ages following worship, from 11:20 - 12:15

Youth Group (grades 7-12) will meet following worship in Room 115 .

Advent Mid-Week Services:

Wednesday, 12/5, 12/12, 12/19 @ 7 pm

Theme: Courageous Joy

Shaping the Sermon Bible Study every Wednesday evening at 7 pm.  You will learn about the coming week’s scripture passages in conversation with the pastor. Learn about the background of each reading; bring your own thoughts and interpretations on how its stories speak to the world we share, and in our personal lives. Classes will resume on January 2, 2019.

Community  News/Events:

Sunday, December 16: All are welcome!: Public is invited. Church Christmas Celebration Luncheon will be held following our worship service.  We will gather for lunch in Fellowship Hall.  Please let us know if you will attend and which food item you will bring by completing the reservation slip (which will be in the bulletin and sent via e-mail) and placing it in the collection plate or in the basket which will be located in the office. Or you can always call the office and let us know. Family and friends are always welcome to join us. We ask that you bring an ingredient card with your homemade food item. This will be helpful for those individuals with dietary needs. 

Saturday, December 29, 2018: Free Communiy Brunch hosted by Emmanuel Friedens Church from 10:30-11:30 am.