This Christmas our church family has followed God’s leading to put together a great mixture of opportunities for fellowship, worship and service. Check out all the details of Christmas at Pea Ridge!
Saturday, Dec. 2, 5 p.m., sanctuary
You’re invited to help put up the Christmas tree in the sanctuary and decorate the Fellowship Hall for our Christmas dinner.
First Sunday of Advent – Hope
Sunday, Dec. 3, 10:45 a.m., sanctuary
Experience the hope we have through the coming of Jesus Christ!
Christmas Dinner, InGen activity, fundraiser for Shawna Grove
Sunday, Dec. 3, 5 p.m., fellowship hall
Our annual Christmas dinner is a great time of fellowship. This year we have two new additions: an intergenerational (InGen) activity with an Advent theme and a craft/bake sale fundraiser for one of our ladies who is battling cancer.
Annual Business Meeting
Sunday, Dec. 3, 6:30 p.m., fellowship hall
At our annual business meeting we will ask for approval of a new part time position for a director of worship ministries, vote in new officers for 2018 and welcome any new members who have joined in recent months.
Barboursville Christmas Parade
Thursday, Dec. 7, 6 p.m.
Our teens are entering a float into the parade and you are invited to help! You’re welcome to help decorate, ride on the float, or walk alongside. There will be a tree lighting ceremony in Cartmill park right after the parade.
Second Sunday of Advent – Love
Sunday, Dec. 10, 10:45 a.m., sanctuary
The love of God was clearly demonstrated through His sending of His Son, Jesus.
Third Sunday of Advent – Joy
Sunday, Dec. 17, 10:45 a.m., sanctuary
Knowing Christ brings joy that cannot be extinguished.
Preschool Christmas Extravaganza
Thursday, Dec. 21, 6 p.m.
Come and listen to our preschool ministry children sing Christmas songs and watch their faces light up as they see scenes from the Christmas story! At the end of the evening we will share snacks in the fellowship hall and the kids will have a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. All church members are welcome to come and encourage our preschool kids, families and staff.
Distribution of Elf Tree gifts and ECCHO food baskets
Friday, Dec. 22, 6:30 p.m., fellowship hall
Fourth Sunday of Advent – Peace
Sunday, Dec. 24, 10:45 a.m., sanctuary
Christ’s coming in Bethlehem and his sacrifice at Calvary allows us to have peace with God, and with one another.
Christmas Eve Service
Final Sunday of Advent – Christ
Sunday, Dec. 24, 6 p.m., sanctuary
Join us as we light the Christ candle, sing Christmas hymns together, welcome our boys and girls to share their Christmas wishes and hear the story of Christ’s birth, and fill our sanctuary with light as the flame from the Christ candle spreads to each of our candles.
Please note: there will be no Wednesday activities on Dec. 27.