The United Methodist Church
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Open Hearts - Open Minds - Open Doors
 2394 Erringer Road
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 526-6231

Sunday Worship 9am

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Join us this Sunday, December 11th
for the Third Sunday in Advent.
We will continue our Advent Series:
The Wonder of Christmas.
Matthew 11: 2-11
Rev. Andy will be preaching on John the Baptist.



Advent Studies for the Season

Because of Bethlehem
Join Pastors Andy and Rachel as we prepare our hearts for Christmas with our Advent Study "Because of Bethlehem". 
There are four sessions where we will explore the remarkable gift that we received from God with the help of Max Lucado reflecting on how Bethlehem changed our world.  
 Sunday mornings following worship and Thursdays @ 10 am in the Chapel.
Books available for $8.00 each.
Down to Earth
The Monday Morning Book Group will studying their
 Advent Study "Down to Earth" by Mike Slaughter.
Mondays @ 10 am in the Chapel
Books available for $12.00 each.
Advent in Narnia- Reflections for the Season
This year we will be offering a unique model for Advent devotions. 
Building the work of ACT's The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Pastor Andy will be leading a devotion through Facebook. Building on Heidi Haverkamp's Advent in Narnia,
Pastor Andy will update the group daily with insights from her book and reading from the CS Lewis classic.
Click HERE for the Facebook link.


All Church Caroling Party

Friday, December 16th
5:30 - 8:30 pm
Join with church members of ALL ages as we set out to carol to home-bound church members and other in the community! Meet in Witman Hall at 5:30 pm for some pizza. We will carol from 6-8:30 pm and then return to church for some refreshments.
Dress Warmly and bring a flashlight and dessert to share.
Living Nativity
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Dec. 22 & 23 6-7:30 pm
Dec. 24 6-7 pm
Make it a part of your "holiday tradition" to stop by for one (or more) evenings to enjoy a life sized visual reminder that the birth of a special Baby is why we celebrate Christmas! Presented by our youth.
Christmas Eve Worship
5pm - Family Friendly Service
No muss, No fuss Christmas Pageant
7pm - Traditional Lessons and Carols
Included candle lighting
11pm - Communion Celebration
Included candle lighting