WHAT’S HAPPENING the next few weeks in WORSHIP?

Sundays at Chehalis UMC:

      • 11:00 AM – This is the time for morning worship on Sundays, Fall through Spring.
      • Faithlink Class is at 9:30 – a contemporary topics discussion group, relating current events to Bible and church tradition, etc.
      • Childcare is still provided during worship and class times thru age 5.
      • Kid Zone, age 5 -12,  follows the children’s sermon in worship each Sunday.
      • If you read the scriptures during the week before, you may be better prepared for worship.

December 2 – First Sunday of Advent, Year C

  • 11:00 Worship – A Celebration of the HANGING OF THE GREENS
  • CHOIR ANTHEM
  • LOTS OF CAROLS
  • Scripture:   Jeremiah 33:14-16;  Psalm 25:1-10;  I Thessalonians 3:9-13;  Luke 21:25-36

December 9 – Second Sunday of Advent

  • 11:00 Worship 
  • CHOIR ANTHEM
  • LIGHTING THE ADVENT WREATH 
  • Scriptures:  Malachi 3:1-4, Luke 3:1-6

December 16 – Third Sunday of Advent

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  • LIGHTING THE ADVENT WREATH 
  • CHANCEL CHOIR ANTHEM (Voice)
  • VOICES IN BRONZE PLAY (Bell Choir)
  • PLEDGE SUNDAY – Members, don’t forget your pledge cards!
  • Scriptures:  Isaiah 12:2-6; Philippians 4:4-7;  Luke 3:7-18

December 23 – Fourth Sunday of Advent – ALL-CHURCH PAGEANT SUNDAY!

  • 11:00 Worship 
  • Costumes for everyone who wants to participate!
  • CHOIR ANTHEM
  • LIGHTING THE ADVENT WREATH 
  • Scriptures:  Birth narratives, Micah 5:2-5a

December 24 – Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

  • 7:00 PM SERVICE
  • CHOIR 
  • BELLS
  • CAROLS
  • JESUS’ BIRTH NARRATIVES
  • LIGHTING THE CHRIST CANDLE
  • “Silent Night” in the dark, with bells and candlelighting…

December 30 – First Sunday of Christmas

  • 11:00 Worship 
  • LIGHTING THE ADVENT WREATH 
  • CHANCEL CHOIR ANTHEM 
  • NEW YEAR COVENANT
  • Scriptures:  I Samuel 2:18-20, 26;  Psalm 148;  Colossians 3:12-17;  Luke 2:41-52
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