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 email@example.com.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org, 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