ADVENTFEST -- SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF CHRISTMAS, Sunday, December 8 – from 3:30-5:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall. This annual Christmas craft workshop is a joyful family event with many craft tables and treats. Come and join the Christmas fun!
“COUNT YOUR BLESSINGS” — A Daily Devotional Calendar for Advent. Discussion and support group will meet Sundays, December 8, 15 and 22 from 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. in the Hoffmann Room. Calendar is available outside the church office.
CHILDREN PARTICIPATE IN WOROSHIP ON CHRISTMAS EVE – 4 P.M. We invite all children of Wyoming Church (pre-school to 7th grade) to be a part of the Christmas Eve 4 p.m. service. Come and learn Christmas Carols at 3 Sunday rehearsals from 11:15 to 11:45 a.m. on December 8, December 15 and December 22 in the sanctuary. Bring a parent! And come and join Mr. Shellman. Word sheets for the Carols will be available.
Christmas Gift-Giving Opportunities
Due Sunday, December 15
Christmas tags are available at church on Sunday, December 8, or you can email Sue Johnson or Ann Schwenke to find out what gifts are still needed.
1. The House of Mercy Mission’s Christmas gift program provides gifts for the Early Childhood Center of the North Ward. You will get a tag with the name, age and gender of a child (3- 4 years old). We suggest giving age-appropriate toys, crafts, games totaling approximately $30. Do not wrap; we will place gifts in white shopping bags to be distributed at the school party. Gifts are due back to WPC by Sunday, December 15.
Popular toy suggestions:
Boys: Superheroes: cars: matchbox, hotwheels etc; dinosaurs; trains; trucks;
Girls: dress up; dolls and bottles; snap dolls (clothes snap on)
Unisex: simple puzzles; playdoh sets; kitchen items.
2. The Greater Abyssinian Baptist Church Christmas Gift program provides gifts to the children of their congregation. You will take a tag with a child’s name and age, with specific gift requests on the tag (normally costing $30 or less) and return the gift wrapped. Gifts are due back to WPC by Sunday, December 15 and will be delivered to Greater Abyssinian on Dec 15th.