Weekly: December 4, 2018

Highlights

Tomorrow, December 5: Concert of Prayer

Come together tomorrow, December 5 at 7pm for a time of prayer. The theme for this month’s Concert of Prayer is peace. If you would like to attend the Concert of Prayer but are in need of a ride, please contact the office, and we'll do our best arrange transportation.

This Saturday, December 8: Mochitsuki

A Japanese tradition for the new year is mochitsuki – the pounding and making of sweet and savory rice cakes. Join us the morning of Saturday, December 8 starting at 8am as we partake in this tradition. For more information, see Patty Higa or Clara Furukawa.

Christmas Unwrapped: Christmas at WCCC

We’re in the midst of a month-long celebration of the birth of our Lord and Savior. Join us for Christmas Unwrapped.

  • Lighting of Advent Candles – continuing this Sunday: For each of the four Sundays of Advent, during worship service, a family from the church will be lighting the candles of hope, peace, joy, and love.

  • Daily Advent Devotionals – Pick up this year's book of daily devotionals and join your church family in daily readings. You will be blessed as you read the different love stories authored by the WCCC family.

  • Christmas Musical – Sunday, December 16 during worship: Our Children's Ministry, along with the adult choir, has been working on a musical celebrating Jesus' birth. Don't miss "All About That Baby" debuting during our December 16 worship service.

  • Christmas Sunday and Christmas Eve services: On Sunday, December 23, join us for our traditional Christmas Sunday worship service starting at 10:30am. Our annual Christmas Eve candlelight service is on Monday, December 24 at 5pm.

Mid-Year Congregational Meeting

Our mid-year congregational meeting is an opportunity for church members and attendees to receive updates from the pastors, Board of Directors, and staff directors on the church’s various ministries and the overall church.

Mark your calendars for Saturday, January 12. Dinner will be served starting at 5pm and the meeting will begin at 6pm. If you’re planning on attending, please register here or this Sunday on your Connection Card or at the Pretzel Kiosk.

For additional information, please contact Bob Smith.

Announcements

2019 Offering Envelopes

Offering envelopes for next year are available in the foyer. If you were not assigned an offering box/number for 2018 but would like one for 2019, please contact Andrew Todd at atodd@westcovina.church or (626) 430-7588 ext 203.


Upcoming Events

  • Concert of Prayer: Wednesday, December 5 at 7pm

  • Mochitsuki: Saturday, December 8 starting 8am

  • Christmas Musical: Sunday, December 16 during 10:30am worship service

  • Christmas Sunday Worship: Sunday, December 23 at 10:30am

  • Christmas Eve Service: Monday, December 24 at 5pm


December 2 Message

This Sunday, Pastor Kory continued our Advent series, Christmas Unwrapped, with his message, “He Came At Night – Like He Usually Does.” His message is available on our website, and in the iTunes and Google Play stores.