LAST chance for Christmas Shoppe
This week is our last chance to bring a new unwrapped gift for the Christmas shoppe or to sign up to volunteer for this awesome blessing to needy families in our community. Check it out or volunteer at www,actionvc.org.
1) Participate in Christmas Shoppe: on December 14 at Newbury Park First Christian Church. Christmas Shoppe provides an opportunity for families in need to select Christmas gifts for their children at no cost. You can participate by volunteering and by donating new, unwrapped toys and gift cards. Take this opportunity to love our neighbors in need by signing up to help families shop, wrap gifts, lead children in games and crafts, or pray with families. Sign up to volunteer at ACTIONVC.ORG or see Joyce for more information.
2) Literacy Training-sign up to be a volunteer and teach local residents English as a second language.
Skate Night on THIS Saturday night
THIS Saturday night, December 7th, we are having a skate night at Skating Plus in Ventura (1720 Mesa Verde Ave.) starting at 7 pm. While everybody is invited, we have two different options for you to choose from: 1) Just to skate, we have a group rate for $9 for a double session (7-11 pm.) As well as skate rentals included (in-line skates are $4 more) Option 2) Option #2 is everything included with option #1 plus 2 slices of pizza as well as soda for just $16. When you enter Skating Plus let the people at the booth know that you are part of THE PLACE, and choose which option you want. We also invite you to bring a friend.
Christmas Party next Saturday night, December 14th
Next Sabbath, Dec. 14th we have our Place Christmas Party at 6:30 p.m. at The Place -following our evening service! We will have food (Sign up will come separately) and Santa (so please bring a gift if you would like Santa to pass it on to the kids or adults!)
Two Services next Sabbath, December 14th
We have two services next Sabbath - 11:30 a.m. in the Youth Chapel (with one adult and one kids Sabbath School at 10:30 a.m.) - worship will be lead by Pastor Cameron! And I will share the message. And, our awesome evening Praise Christmas worship time together at 5 p.m. in the Sanctuary - with our regular Sabbath School for all ages at 4 p.m
Christmas Vespers on December 20th
We will be having our Christmas Vespers on Friday, Dec. 20th at Jae and Kristi's house at 6 p.m. The address is 2469 Woodcreek Rd
Upcoming events for your calendar:
Dec. 7th - Sat. Nt- Skating outing
Dec. 14th - Evening worship and CHRISTMAS party at The Place
Dec. 20th - Christmas Friday night Vespers