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Advent News

We have lots going on this advent!  Full details are in the December issue of the Prism. Our Advent/Christmas sermon series is All I Want for Christmas runs from November 26 to December 31. In this series we will look at the true gifts that Christ brings with his coming into our world. What if what we really want at Christmas isn’t…

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Advent Devotionals 2017

You are encouraged to buy one of these two books for use as a Daily Advent Devotional to go along with our Advent/Christmas sermon series All I Want for Christmas. Limited copies will be available from the church office from November 19, or order from your favorite bookstore. All I Really Want: Readings for a Modern…

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All I Want for Christmas

11/26/2017 – 12/31/2017

In this Advent/Christmas series we’ll look at the true gifts that Christ brings with his coming into our world. What if what we really want at Christmas isn’t found under a tree or in a store? What if it is only found in Jesus? Hope, peace, joy and love together with light, God’s presence and new life.  This is what God wants for our lives year-round. Join us this Advent as we discover these great gifts.

November 26 – Pre-Advent – LIGHT – Isaiah 2:1-5
December 3 – Advent 1 – HOPE – Romans 13:11-14
December 10 – Advent 2 – PEACE – Isaiah 11:1-10, Matthew 3:1-12
December 17 – Advent 3 – JOY – Isaiah 35:1-10
December 24 (10 a.m.) – Advent 4 – LOVE – Matthew 1:18-25
December 24 (6 p.m.) – Christmas Eve – PRESENCE – Luke 2:1-20
December 31 – New Year’s Eve – NEW LIFE – Matthew 2:1-12

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Church Anniversary Reflections

Check out the links below: 30-Year History Video          Photo Gallery Bishop Carcaño’s Sermon          History Timeline Bulletin          Anniversary Litany of Thanksgiving What a wonderful celebration we had on October 29 celebrating 30 years since our founding and 25 years since we were chartered as a United Methodist…