Weekly Calendar

Rebecca K News

Sunday, December 2: First Sunday of Advent

  • 9:15am Christian Formation. Living Wisdom, chapter 12, p. 101, “The Personal Nature of Wisdom” (available free online; follow this link to download a copy)
  • 10:00am Fellowship Time
  • 10:30am Worship
    • Scripture: Isaiah 43:15-21, Luke 1:5-25 (The Story of Zechariah and Elizabeth), Philippians 4:4-9
    • Instead of a weekly sermon, our Advent and Christmas services are full of scriptures that invite shared congregational reflections. Consider setting aside time during the week to interact slowly and prayerfully with the Sunday scriptures as part of your preparation for Christmas!
    • Communion
  • 12:00pm Potluck

Wednesday, December 5

  • 7:00pm Children’s Ministry with First Baptist in Waukegan
  • 7:00pm Women’s Ecumenical Advent Service
    • Keep the Holy in the Holidays by attending the Women’s Ecumenical Advent Service, “All Creation Waits”, on Wed., Dec. 5 at First Presbyterian Church, 219 W. Maple, Libertyville. A festive reception with refreshments at 7:00pm in the Social Hall precedes the 7:30pm service in the Chapel. This uniquely creative and contemplative service leads us through the advent journey from darkness to dawn, featuring area Clergywomen, Vesper Bells and a women’s vocal ensemble.

Saturday, December 8

  • 8:00am Men’s Breakfast, Liberty Restaurant

Sunday, December 9: Second Sunday of Advent

  • 9:15am Christian Formation. Living Wisdom, chapter 13, p. 111, “Part Two: Desire” (available free online; follow this link to download a copy)
  • 10:00am Fellowship Time
  • 10:30am Worship
  • 3:00pm Swedish Dinner Concert
    • The Lake County Swedish Glee Club Has a Concert and Julmiddag (Yule dinner) at Chevy Chase Country Club. The chorus is 22 singers strong, ranging in age from 19 to 90. The Julbord food is wonderful. Traditional Christmas songs are in English and Swedish. Visit swedishgleeclub.org for reservations. Click on Yule Dinner and Concert. Online Reservations close on Friday, Nov. 30.

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Sunday, December 16

  • 4:00pm Christmas Hymn and Carol Sing, Kempfs, 256 Tyler Court, Libertyville, IL
    • Please bring finger food to share as we sing lots of carols and hymns in celebration of the Christmas season.