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Advent & Christmas
Manchaca UMC is a very busy place during Advent and Christmas and we hope that you will join us in celebrating this special season.
Worship in Advent and Christmas
Advent Sermon Series
8:30 & 11 a.m. in the Sanctuary- Rev. Andy Smith Preaching
11 a.m. in the FLC - Rev. Rosie Gratten Preaching
- December 3rd: Rev. Andy Smith: Isaiah 64:1-9 - "The Advent of Hope" / Rev. Rosie Gratten: Matthew 28:16-20 - "GO"
- December 10th: Rev. Andy Smith: Isaiah 61:1-4 - "The Pressence of Hope" / Rev. Rosie Gratten: Luke 4:16-21 - "We've Been Sent!"
- December 17th: Chior Cantata - "Canticle of Joy" / Rev. Rosie Gratten: Matthew 5:13-16 - "You Are Light! You are Love!"
- December 24th: One Worship Service Rev. Andy Smith: Luke 1:26-38 - "The Gift of Hope"
- 5 pm Christmas Eve Worship for Families; Kim Carroll preaching
- 7 pm Carols, Communion & Candlelight: Rev. Andy Smith preaching in the Sanctuary
- 9 pm Christmas Eve Service: Rev. Rosie Gratten preaching in the FLC - Casual Service and Praise Music
- 11:30 pm Christmas Eve Service: Rev. Andy Smith preaching. Condensed Communion & Candlelight
New Year's Day
We will have worship in the FLC at 9:45 am on New Year's Day.
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- Youth Tree lot Opens- Friday, November 24, 10 am - 8 pm
- Advent Bible Studies for Adults
- Youth Movie in the Tree Lot - Sunday Nov. 26, 5:30 p.m.
- Live Nativity- Sunday, December 3, 6 & 6:30
- Brekfast With Santa- Saturday, December 2, 8-10 am in the FLC
- Sunshine Cafe with Sing-Along- Thursday, Dec 7 11:30a.m.
- Caring Kids Go Caroling - Saturday, Dec. 9 10:30 a.m.
- Children's Musical - Sun December 10, 8:30 a.m.
- All-Church Caroling - Sunday December 17, 2:45 p.m.
- Chior Christmas Cantata - Sunday, December 17 8:30 & 11:00
- Advent Prayer Walk in the Labyrinth - Sunday, December 17