Advent Sermon Series: Christmas Miracles
November 28 - First Sunday in Advent - Good News - Isaiah 40:3-9
December 5 - Second Sunday in Advent - Impossible Births - Luke 1:26-38
December 12 - Third Sunday in Advent - Holy Visitations - Luke 1:39-48
December 19 - Fourth Sunday in Advent - Saving Light - Luke 1:67-79
December 24 - Christmas Eve - Wondrous Signs - Luke 2:1-14
December 26 - Christmas Sunday - Quiet Glory - Luke 2:15-20
January 2 - Epiphany - Awe - Matthew 2:1-12
Rev. Carol Ramsey-Lucas is offering children’s church again. All children should go to the prayer meeting room when they arrive for worship. Rev. Carol has wonderful plans for crafts, games and Bible stories to teach our children the stories of our faith. Dec. 5 we will begin a series on the family of Abraham. All children are welcome.
Give a holiday food basket to a family in need. Give $41 for Thanksgiving or $82 for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Baskets include a turkey, a chicken, breakfast sausage, and fresh fruit and vegetables. To donate online, select "Share Baskets" from the fund menu, or send a check by mail. Volunteers are needed to assemble baskets December 18 for Christmas. Email if interested.
online bible studies
Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m. for adults and Thursday night at 6:00 p.m. for young adults. Visions of Hope: An 8 Week Study on Hope. Each week we will read a story of hope from the book Easter Stories by authors C.S. Lewis, Leo Tolstoy, Oscar Wilde, Jane Tyson Clement, Clarence Jordan and many more. Each story will be paired with a passage of scripture that engenders hope. To join or learn more, email Pastor John.
in-person bible study
Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. in the prayer meeting room. Journeys Fall Quarter: Bible studies on faith, commitment, prayer, leadership, integrity, discernment, servanthood, supplication, companionship, stewardship, perseverance, order and thanksgiving. Bible Study booklets are available free of charge to all who attend the study.
masks required in worship
In accordance with the Prince George’s County indoor public mask mandate, we require masks in worship as well as when visiting the building during weekday office hours and in-person Bible study. We livestream worship services on Facebook and YouTube at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern) each Sunday. Follow us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube channel to receive notification when we go live and/or post other new content.