Junior High is pitted against Senior High in the contest of ginger-bread creativity! The event will take place at Tenaya Lodge, sign up to reserve your spot! Have questions? Contact Pete at firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 30th: Sierra JOY Christmas Program
Friday November 30th @ 12 p.m. in the Sanctuary Games - Gifts - Music Sierra JOY is celebrating Christmas early this year. We're having our annual Christmas Potluck Luncheon/Party on Friday, November 30th at noon in the church sanctuary. Sign-up's are today and next Sunday. A-J bring a main dish K-R bring a salad/side dish S-Z bring a dessert This year, instead of bringing a gift to exchange, we're asking for a donation of either a coat for a needy child or an unwrapped child's toy for "Toys for Tots". With the recent fires, we can help bring joy and warmth to a needy and deserving child. We'll also sing Christmas songs to "Ring in the Season"
December 1st: Decorate the Church
Advent is coming soon and we will need your help to get the church ready! Mark your calendar for Saturday, December 1st at 10:00am for our annual deck the halls day! All ages are welcome, but please make sure any younger helpers are supervised- childcare not provided. Be on the lookout for signups in the gathering room on the next few Sunday mornings, or contact Mary directly email@example.com
December 2nd: Return Cold-Weather Shelter Meals
Grab a Pan! Make a Meal! Support our Cold-Weather Shelter with a homemade dinner. Prepare a casserole or other main dish in this pan. Bake at home and freeze overnight. Cover with foil and deliver to the church kitchen. Help us get 50 meals by Dec. 2nd. “Refuge Shelter” opens during extreme weather to feed and house those in need in a safe, warm environment. Contact Matt@sierravistachurch.org to volunteer on cold nights.
December 2nd: Family Advent Gathering
12:00 pm at Church. “Let every heart prepare Him room” We’ll make Advent Wreaths and Jesse Trees to take home and use during December. Bring greens (fresh or artificial) from your home, or cut fresh greens from Sierra Vista’s grounds. Then use them to make these classic symbols for this season of waiting and anticipation.
Fridays, December 7th, 14th and 21st: Music for Advent
On Fridays, December 7, 14 and 21, 12 noon to 12:30 pm Enjoy Advent and Christmas music with organ and other instruments. You may bring your lunch! Sierra Vista Presbyterian Church Sanctuary
December 8th: Women’s Ministry Christmas Brunch
Join us for our annual Christmas Brunch at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, December 8th. Brunch is catered by Marc Neff of the Wild Fig Kitchen. Christmas music will provided by Bree Noble, Julia Noble, and Emily Meyer. Sign-ups for brunch and table decorating can be found on the front patio before and after church services.
December 9th: Sr. High Christmas Party
Sunday, 5:30-8:30 at the Koenen's house. Bring a white elephant gift ($5-$10 worth) and a treat to share! Questions? Contact Peter at firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 16th: Return Tijuana Backpacks
2nd Annual School Supplies for Spectrum Ministries! Step 1 Pick up a backpack in the gathering room. Step 2 Fill it with school supplies and other essentials for a child in grade school, middle school, or high school. (Instructions are in backpack.) Step 3 Return your backpacks to the church by Dec 16. Step 4 Pray and rejoice as our partners at Spectrum Ministries in Tijuana distribute all of the backpacks to school children throughout the year.
December 16th: Community Christmas Program
Community Christmas Program with choir, soloists, and instrumentalists at Sierra Vista, 4:00 & 6:30 p.m.
No admission charge, free-will offering will be received.