Four times yearly, Midvale members team with several "buddy churches" to host 3-5 homeless families at our church. Learn more about this great opportunity to serve the needy in our midst. Sign up online now for 2014!
Join the Art and Worship Environment Committee on Saturday, December 7, 9:00am in decorating for Christmas. We will set up and trim the trees, hang the garlands and wreaths and more. Childcare will be available.
Volunteers are needed to set up the Nativity on Saturday, December 14, 9:30 am and take it down on Saturday, December 28, 9:30 am. The Live Nativity will take place Sunday, December 22, 7-8 pm; Monday, December 23, 7-8pm; and Christmas Eve, 3:45-5pm.
Many new moms and their babies are currently homeless. Spending money on diapers is often very difficult. From November 15th to January 1st, let's help new mom's by donating diapers in the gift-wrapped bins located in the gathering space.
Worship With Us
Worship With Us
Saturday at 5:00pm
Sunday at 8:00 and 10:30am
There will be NO Sunday School or Adult Forum on December 1.
Nursery care all morning
Saturdays in Advent
Featuring “Holden Evening Prayer Worship.” Plan to attend the 5:00 pm service on Saturdays in Advent - November 30, December 7, and December 21 - featuring the contemplative and beautiful liturgy by Marty Haugen.
Special Advent Musical Worship
Plan to attend the Children's Christmas Program on Saturday, December 14, 5:00 pm titled "The Surprising Christmas," and the Annual Advent Chorale Cantata on Sunday, December 15, 9:15 and 10:30 am titled "Sing We All Noel."
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Advent Family Night
Friday, December 6, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
5:30 Soup Meal
6:00-7:00 Story, Gingerbread Houses & Games
Plus Meet and Greet with Pastor Blake
The 2nd Saturday Potluck will be held on the first Saturday (December 7th) due to a conflict on the usual date. Same time and same place, and all are welcome!
Special Congregational Meeting
Mark your calendars for Sunday, December 8th for a special congregational meeting at 11:45 am.
If you would like to contribute to the wonderful music & beautiful flowers during the Advent & Christmas season, there are envelopes in the pews. Your contributions are greatly appreciated!
Preparing for Worship
December 7 & 8
Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19
Just before Jesus begins his public ministry, John the Baptist appears, calling people to mend their ways and speaking of a powerful one who is to come.