Worship folder



December 9, 2018


And being found in appearance as a man,

    he humbled himself by becoming obedient to death—

        even death on a cross

Philippians 2:8



Prelude

Welcome and Church News

Worship Songs

     O Come All Ye Faithful

     More Love To Thee

     In Christ Alone

     Here I Am To Worship

Offering [Grades K—5 go to NovaKids]

Choir

     Sing Noel

Scripture

      Luke 1:26-56

Sermon

      Make Yourself Useful

Benediction



Welcome to Nova Community Church! We’re glad you’re here today! 

Please tell us a little about yourself by filling out the communication card and placing it in the offering. 

After the service stay for refreshments on the Plaza.


Parents, register your children on the Plaza before worship for NovaKids classes. 

Children leave worship during the offering music and meet their teachers in the foyer.


Refreshment schedule: Next week people with last names M-R are providing

Plaza Time refreshments, serving and cleaning up.



Sunday

9:30 a.m. Worship Service

  11:15 a.m. Nova Classes


Wednesday

7:00 p.m. Choir

  7:00 p.m. Youth Group


Thursday

7:30 p.m. College Group



An Advent Devotional is being made available to anyone who would like one. An electronic version can be downloaded from novachurch.org/advent and is also found in our mobile app.


Join us for Campfire Christmas tonight at 6:00 p.m. Bundle up as we gather around a fire on the plaza for a time of Christmas music with hot drinks and fellowship.


Colina de Luz Christmas outreach trip will be on Saturday, December 15. Sign-up on the plaza to give a gift to a child or staff member. If you are interested in joining the team that will take Christmas gifts to children in Mexico, contact Raul Chipeco (chipeco@juno.com).

Nova’s Choir Christmas Program, “My Heart Longs for Christmas” is on Sunday, December 16 at 6:00 p.m. It will be a great evening of music and celebrating the birth of our Savior. Invite your friends!


Nova’s Christmas Eve Service is Monday, December 24 at 6:00 p.m. Invite your family, friends and neighbors to our celebration of God’s greatest gift with carols, reading scripture, special music and candlelight.


Bring a Christmas card or family picture to add to our Nova Christmas Wall located in the entry foyer.


Nova’s Laundry Love team goes to a local laundromat from 2:45-5:00 p.m. monthly on the fourth Saturday and provides free laundry services to underserved people in our community. For information, contact Jaime Mancilla (jaimemancilla@ymail.com).


Nova’s Feeding the Hungry ministry serves meals to those in need on the second and fourth Fridays of every month.

To volunteer or donate, sign up on the plaza or contact Laurie Griffin (310-325-7458 or griffins1996@juno.com).


Save the date for Nova’s 2019 house-building project to build a home for a family in Mexico. Pre-building is on Saturday, February 2, in the Nova parking lot. Then, on February 15-17, we will take the frame to Mexico and assemble it for the family.