Advent
&
Christmas

  

2018 Happenings & Events

 
  
A Night in Bethlehem
A Christmas Program
Sunday, December 9, 2018
4:00pm – 5:00pm in Room 121
 
Calling all families, friends & visitors!
Come wander through the bustling Bethlehem marketplace and discover what life was like when Jesus was born.
Followed by “Six Days to Bethlehem: A New Christmas Musical” in the Sanctuary
 
 
Six Days to Bethlehem
A New Christmas Musical
December 9 & 16 at 5:00pm in the Sanctuary
Free Admission!
 
Watch this delightful telling of the Nativity Story.
The holy family journeys from Nazareth to Bethlehem. 
We meet shepherds, innkeepers, the angel Gabriel and a few new characters as a choir of townspeople and angels help us experience the miracle birth of Jesus in a lowly stable. 
 
Book, Lyrics & Music by Nancy Reeves
Orchestration & Media by Glenn Longacre
 
 
Volunteer. Give. Learn. 
the Giving Spirit (TGS):
Winter Outreach 2018
Thursday, December 13 – Sunday, December 16
The Giving Spirit assembles & personally delivers survival kits to homeless children, women & men throughout the streets of greater Los Angeles. Plus! On Saturday, December 16, join groundbreaking breakout sessions to educate, inform & engage our community.
YOU CAN HELP make this happen! 
 
Volunteers are needed:
* Thursday night (12/13), 7:00pm – 10:00pm (adults preferred)
* Friday afternoon (12/14), 3:30pm – 6:00pm (family time – younger kids & parents encouraged)
* Friday night (12/14), 6:30pm – 10:00pm (adults & older kids preferred)
* Saturday shifts (12/15), 7:30am – 1:30pm (mainly assembly) 
* Saturday shifts (12/15), 11:00am – 5:00pm (assembly & distribution)
* Saturday shifts (12/15), 1:00pm – 4:00pm (finish & clean-up)
* Sunday (12/16), 9:30am – 3:00pm (outreach only)
 
Help TGS make a meaningful impact in the lives of LA’s homeless. 
For more information, please call: 310-943-6480.
 
 
 
Cookies Donations!
Bake, buy & bring cookies to church this Christmas Eve.
We have plenty of opportunities for you to bring cookies on December 9 & 16 as well as on Christmas Eve’s three evening services (5pm, 8pm, 10pm). Please bring them to the Library on any of these occasions or drop them off in the Church Office any time. Thank you! 
 
 
 
Worship. Grow. Connect. 
The Inn
A wonderfully intimate worship service for young adults, college & high school students from  8pm – 9pm in Room 222.
occurs every 1st & 3rd Sundays 
December 17, 2018
January 7, 2019
January 21, 2019
February 4, 2019
February 18, 2019
Come on out, invite your friends, enjoy a time for your spirit at The Inn. 
 
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Thank You.
Thank you for helping to feed hungry families this Thanksgiving. So many needy families were given a meal and we could not have done it without you. Let us continue to help our community and the people around us this Christmas and into the New Year. You may check out the button link below for more information or to donate to BPC. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts for all that you do.
Thank you! Donate here.