This Week

“And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to which also you were called in one body; and be thankful.” -Colossians 3:15

This Week’s Bulletin & Announcements

Friday, December 3rd, 2021
7:00 pm: Street Witnessing – Meets weekly in Old Town Pasadena (Please see Pastor Tony Scotti for additional information)

Saturday, December 4th, 2021
5:00 pm: Young Adult Fellowship — “refuel” Meets the 1st & 3rd Saturday of each month
Next Meeting — December 4th in the Gym
6:00 pm: Marriage Ministry — On break for the Holidays

Sunday Morning, December 5th, 2021 – 9:00 & 11:30 am
“Faith Is Active,” James 2:14-17, by Pastor Xavier Ries

Children’s services meet in the Education Building
Jr. High & High School meeting in the Gymnasium

Sunday Evening, December 5th, 2021 – 6:00 pm
James 2:14-26, verse-by-verse, by Pastor Xavier Ries

Tuesday, December 7th, 2021
7:00 pm: Jr. High/High School Study – Meets every Tuesday, in the Gymnasium
7:00 pm: Women’s Bible Study — Currently on break for the Holidays
7:00 pm: Men’s Bible Study — Currently on break for the Holidays

Wednesday, December 8th, 2021
6:00 am: Morning Bible Study with Pastor Xavier Ries – Meets in the Fellowship Hall

Thursday, December 9th, 2021 – 7:00 pm
Midweek Service: A message from 2 Thessalonians, by Pastor Xavier Ries
Next Worship, Prayer & Communion – January 6th
7:00 pm: New Believer’s Worship – Meets in the Sanctuary until 7:30 pm
7:30 pm: New Believer’s Study (11) — Meeting in the Joppa Room

 

Announcements

Christmas Choir
This year we will be having a Christmas Choir Program, to perform on Sunday, December 19th, at both the 9:00 & 11:30 am services. The Choir is for children ages 6 years old through Adults, who would like to sing about the true meaning of Christmas. The next rehearsal will be on Sunday, December 5th from 1:30 – 3:00 pm, Adults will rehearse in the Sanctuary, Teens meet in the Gym and Children meet upstairs in the Joppa RoomAdditional rehearsals will be on December 12th and 18th. This will be a wonderful event and we hope many families will participate. See Pastor Fernando GonzalezDiego Festa or Sam Tirado with any questions.

Young Adult Fellowship — “Refuel
The Young Adult Fellowship (open to anyone ages 18-30) Meets the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, in the Gymnasium. Our next meeting will be on Saturday, December 4th. Come “refuel,” as we study the Word, fellowship, worship, pray, and break bread with one another. Please feel free to bring a side dish or snack, or just bless us with your presence. Please direct questions to Pastor Mario Alvarez.

Christmas Shoebox Outreach
This year’s Christmas Shoebox Outreach will be to benefit the ministries in Baja California, Mexico. Please pray about participating by preparing a shoebox. Shoeboxes will be distributed on Saturday, December 11th. There will be a meeting on Sunday, December 5th at 1:15 pm in the Gym, for all those participating with the event. Please direct questions to Pastor Tony Scotti.

Please Note:  Sunday, December 5th will be the last day to drop off a shoebox.

Youth Ministry Christmas Potluck
This Jr. High/High School Ministry will be having a “Fifties Diner Theme” Christmas potluck on Friday, December 17th, from 6:00 – 9:30 pm in the Gymnasium. Please bring your favorite side dish or dessert to share, and a generic gift ($5 limit) to exchange. Please direct questions to Pastor Diego Festa.

Christmas Eve Service
Join us for worship and a celebration of our Lord on Friday, December 24th, at 5:00 pm. Child care will be available. The Youth Ministry will meet in the Sanctuary. Please note the office will be closed on December 23rd & 24th, due to the Christmas Holiday.