Come join us for the season of Advent where you can experience love, hope, joy, and peace through worship, music and celebration. Advent marks a season of preparation and expectation.
We are a people of faith who who remember and reflect on the traditions of our ancestors. During this season of Advent we offer ways for all people to participate. We are a radically diverse and fully inclusive church where all are cherished exactly as they are!
Advent Craft Fair
after service in the Fellowship Hall
Friday, December 6
7 pm in the Sanctuary
Tuesday, December 17
7 pm in the Sanctuary
Wednesday, December 18
5 pm to 7 pm on the road
Christmas Eve Services
Tuesday, December 24
5 pm: Jazz & Gospel Christmas
8 pm: Lessons & Carols
Jazz Holiday Party
Saturday, December 28
7 pm to 9 pm in the Fellowship Hall
Tuesday, December 31
4 pm in Sanctuary
A spiral of evergreens invites us to meditate and sing carols by candlelight for a contemplative service welcoming the season of Advent. All ages welcome. We need donations of evergreen boughs and cuttings by November 29. They can be delivered outside to the left of the sanctuary doors from November 23 - November 29. We also need volunteers to help with set up and clean up. Please contact Natalie Blackburn.
Featuring Cabrillo Chorus and Ensemble Monterey Chamber Orchestra. Gala reception to follow. Bring your Handel's Messiah scores; limited quantity available to borrow. Tickets $30 advance, $35 at the door. Buy tickets here.
Join us for our inter-generational nomadic caroling party! All ages are welcome-including and especially the littlest ones! We will have four stops and are happy to gather new folks along the way, as your schedules allow. Contact Ingrid Parker if you have any questions, or to let us know you are coming. Jingle bells and Santa hats provided!
Two Unique Celebrations:
5 pm A Jazz and Gospel Christmas or All Ages
8 pm Lessons and Carols with Choir and Brass
A feast of organ solo, and in ensemble with other instruments and voice. Free will donations go to Peace United Acolian-Skinner Organ Maintenance Fund. Champagne and Chocolate reception follows. More info, email Vlada here.