Weekly Newsletter | December 24, 2023

Sunday Service, December 24

No Equipping Hour This Sunday

Sunday Morning Worship Service, 10:30 a.m.

Scripture Reading: Hebrews 2

Worship Songs:

  • What Child Is This
  • Come Behold the Wondrous Mystery
  • Living Hope
  • Joy to the World
  • Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Sermon: Pastor Joshua Mack – We Have a Great High Priest: Hebrews 4:14–16


Coming Up

Christmas Card Post Office. December 24
Members are invited to drop off and pick up Christmas cards for one another. This Sunday is the last day to drop off and pick up Christmas cards. Please label each envelope with the recipient’s name.

Virtual Sunday Sermon Discussion will not be meeting on December 24 and December 31. Join us again on January 7, 8–9 p.m. as Pastor Joshua leads our discussion time.

Church-wide prayer

Church-wide Prayer. December 31, 9am
Join with God’s people in praying for God’s people and for the advance of God’s Kingdom as we bring in the new year! If you have any requests you’d like the church to pray for, please contact Pastor Isaiah.

Two services

Transition to Two Services. January 7
Praise the Lord for people’s eagerness to hear His Word! Beginning January 7, there will be two services: 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Pre-K childcare offered both hours but no other children’s ministry at this point. We look forward to seeing what additional ministries we might be able to offer for all age groups in the future! If you’re interested in serving (Welcome, Audio & Slides, Childcare, Setup), please contact Pastor Isaiah and we’ll get you signed up.

Short-Term Missions (STM) Information Meeting. January 7, 1 p.m.
There will be an information meeting for those interested in the summer Czech or Alaska STM in the Wood-Floor Room.

Aspire Class. January 7, 6 p.m.
The Aspire Class is for men who are interested in serving Christ by learning to lead. Classes will begin on January 7 from 6:00–7:30 p.m. and will meet one Sunday night a month over the course of the year. For more information, please contact Pastor Isaiah.

Church Retreat. February 16–19, Oak Glen Conference Center
Join us for a special time of fellowship as we learn about God's will. Our guest speaker for the weekend is Stuart Scott (bio link). Please register using this registration link.

Cornerstone Bible Institute
There will be no CBI classes through the rest of December. Join us on Wednesdays starting on January 3 at 7 p.m. We will be reading together War of Words by Paul Tripp.

Serving Together

Servants Needed for Church Retreat.
We will need many servants to help at the church retreat in the following areas: Setup, Shuttle Driver, Snacks, Childcare, etc. Please be on the lookout in the next few weeks for a Sign-up sheet.

Missions Spotlight


This month we are praying for the Hausa people group. Click for the full prayer card