Christmas Eve Service – 4:00 p.m. Come and celebrate Christ’s birth at this informal, family friendly service. Come and sing carols, hear the Christmas story, and light candles of hope, peace, love, and joy! Canned food and dry goods will be collected and donated to the State College Food Bank.
December 23, 2018 – 9:30 a.m. Let Us Sing – HOPE Isaiah 9:6; Luke 1:39-55 The last verse of the hymn invites us to lift our voices in alleluia’s to the one who is “King.” This descriptor was more radical for the people of Jesus’ time as it resisted the powers of empire that threatened […]
December 16, 2018 – 9:30 a.m. Special Offering for Disaster Relief and new members received. The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Adapted from the book by Barbara Robinson UBBC’s children (and a few adults) will share a play that demonstrates how the same old Christmas story is rejuvenated by the creativity, energy, and unexpected sincerity […]
December 9 2018, 9:30 a.m. Glories Stream – JOY Psalm 86: 9-11; Luke 2: 8-20 The shepherds got quite a wake-up call that night when the sky lit up “like a Christmas tree” (so to speak). Awe at the transformative glory of what God can do in our lives is the focus this week. […]
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December 2, 2018, 9:30 a.m. Sleep in Peace – PEACE Isaiah 2: 1-4; Isaiah 9:2, 6-7 This year is the 200th anniversary of the debut of “Silent Night, Holy Night.” On this 1st Sunday of Advent we begin a worship series that will celebrate the carol’s message. One of the most famous stories about this […]