Advent Schedule

Advent Schedule

Streams in the Desert(Isaiah 35:6)

Advent, Christmas and Epiphany at Oakhurst Baptist Church


Advent 1, Sunday, November 27, 10:50 a.m. – Repentance

Morning Music:  Kyia O’Neal, harp


Advent 2, Sunday, December 4, 10:50 a.m. – Hope/Hanging of the Greens

                Morning Music:  Karen Shipp, organ


Children’s Advent Festival, Saturday, December 10, 10:00 a.m.

Oakhurst children and friends come join in the Advent Festival as we play, create, and learn about this season of waiting, expectation, and preparation for Christmas Day. Children through 5th grade are invited.  Children under the age of 5 should have a grown-up with them to assist in their participation.  Bring your friends, grandchildren, cousins, neighbors-- all are welcome! To volunteer or to RSVP for your children (so we know how many to plan for), please email Pastor Jason at


Advent 3, Sunday, December 11, 10: 50 a.m. - Love

Morning Music:  Jacy Pippin


Moravian Love Feast, Sunday, December 11, 6:00 – Reception following

An Oakhurst tradition since 1979, the Moravian Love Feast will be held in the sanctuary on Sunday, December 11 at 6:00 p.m.  This simple service includes carols, music by the Sanctuary Choir, candle lighting, and shared coffee, hot cider, and the traditional love buns. The service is designed to include children.  A reception will follow in Fellowship Hall. Please contact Steve Vellines,,  if you can bake Love Buns.


Advent 4, Sunday, December 18, 10:50 a.m. – Peace/Lessons and Carols

Morning Music: Oakhurst Adult and Children’s Choirs


Candlelight Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24, 6:00 p.m. - Joy            

A candlelight service will be held on Christmas Eve, Saturday,

December 24, at 6:00 p.m. 


Christmas 1, Sunday, December 25, 11:00 a.m. – Carols & Omelets


Christmas 2, Sunday, January 1, 11:00 a.m.


Epiphany & Breaking Up Christmas, Sunday, January 8, 10:50 a.m.

Morning Music: Justina Mason and Annabette Vellines


Meeting Times


  • Church School 9:30 a.m.
  • Worship (Dec. 2 2018 - Jan. 6, 2019) 10:50 a.m.
  • Youth Group 5:30 p.m.
    Youth Room

Fourth Sundays

  • Dinner 5:30 p.m.
    Fellowship Hall
  • Youth Group 6:30 p.m.
  • Committees 6:30 p.m.