2nd SUNDAY OF ADVENT! TODAY we light the Candle of Love. Please read 1 John 4:16; John 3:16; Luke 1:46-47 and 1 Corinthians 13:13 in preparation for this time of worship. “But the angel reassured them. “Don’t be afraid!” he said. “I bring you good news that will bring great joy to all people.” Lk. 2:10 NLT
THANKS FOR GIVING TO OUR CHRISTMAS BLESSING 2018! Through the GENEROUS gifts of our Live Oaks family we received $1,125 to give out to families/individuals who could use a blessing this Christmas. Thank you for giving!
GATHERINGS TO CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS TOGETHER!
- Caroling & Senior Visitation @ Sandpiper Bay – Wednesday, Dec. 12, 6 pm
- Invite Neighbors To Christmas Eve Service – Saturday, Dec 15, Noon to 2 pm
- Youth Group Christmas Party – Wednesday, Dec 19, 7 pm (No Youth Dec 26)
- Children’s Christmas Program – Sunday, Dec. 23, in Morning Service
- Christmas Sunday Service – Sunday, Dec. 23, 10 am
- Christmas Eve Service – Sunday, Dec. 24, 6 pm (Christmas Goodie Fellowship After)
ALL-CHURCH CHRISTMAS DINNER PARTY & LIP SYNC TODAY, Party starts @ 5pm, here at Hoover! We’ll have some games then dinner, followed by the Lip Sync!
CHRISTMAS CAROLING & SENIOR VISITATION, THIS WEDS. 12/12, 6PM. Plan to join your Live Oaks family in caroling to our seniors at Sandpiper Bay Nursing Home (5808 W. 8th St. N. 67212) and the Waterfront assisted living facility this Wednesday, December 12 at 6 pm. Bring your family and friends, meet in the main lobby of Sandpiper bay, bring Christmas cookies or treats to share, and plan to have a memorable time singing through the halls and visiting with those who could use some Christmas cheer!
CHRISTMAS NEIGHBORHOOD OUTREACH, SAT. DEC. 15, NOON-2PM. Two ways to participate in this outreach… 1) Go door to door in our adjacent neighborhoods in pairs or small group with a fliers inviting neighbors to join us for our Christmas Eve service or 2) Gather with others at our facility to pray for our neighbors, the lost, the teams canvasing the neighborhoods, and the needs of our congregation this Christmas.
BOOK OF THE MONTH – The Practice Of The Presence Of God by Brother Lawrence. This book contains the simple wisdom of a man who felt the constant companionship of God.
IN CASE OF WEATHER-RELATED SERVICE CANCELATIONS. In the event of severe weather Live Oaks partners can get information regarding service cancelations from our web page and/or one of the local three TV news channels. LOC will continue to meet during our regularly scheduled time unless otherwise notified.
ELEMENT 26 NEWS:
- 12-come Caroling with us at 6pm
- 19th-Christmas party @ 7pm!
TITHES, OFFERINGS, AND FAITH PROMISE.
WELCOME CARDS & PRAYER REQUEST CARDS on the back table! If we don’t have your personal contact information or it’s changed, please fill out a card and place it in the offering box so we can update our information, or fill out a prayer card and our prayer chain will pray for you this week!
-Please still write down needs on back table-prayer team will pray over them the following Sunday!
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