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January 17, 2021
Rev. Dr. Leigh Ann Shaw, Senior Pastor

Never Count Them Out

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Scriptures: Psalm 139:1-6 and 1 Samuel 3:1-20  (NRSV) download

 
Welcome, join us for virtual worship this Sunday, January 17, 2021 @ 7:00 a.m. 
 

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January 10, 2021
Baptism of Jesus
Rev. Dr. Leigh Ann Shaw, Senior Pastor

Splish Splash

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Scriptures: Genesis 1:1-5  and Mark 1:4-11 (NRSV) download
 

 
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January 3, 2021
Epiphany
Rev. Dr. Leigh Ann Shaw, Senior Pastor

Where Are We Going?

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Scriptures: Matthew 2:1-12  (NRSV) download
 

 
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Thursday, December 24, 2020

Christmas Eve in the church parking Lot from your car at 6:00 p.m.: join Pastor Leigh Ann for a sing along of Christmas songs, prayer, scripture and the message of Christmas.  We will have battery powered candles and song sheets.  Turn your FM radio to 87.9 in the parking lot.  *The CDC and local health agencies have put out a significant warning about in person gatherings due to the lack of hospital beds available.  Please stay home if you have any health issues or are over the age recommended by the CDC and share in our complete worship service online at 8:00 p.m.  
 
Christmas Eve Worship online at 8:00 p.m.  Join us on Christmas eve or on our YouTube channel.  The Guffee family will lead us in lighting the Christ Candle around our Advent Wreath, we will share the songs of the season from our band, choir, harpist, and special musical guests.  We will hear the Christmas scripture from Sarah Felien, Phoebe Fraser and Kiera Pierce and a special Christmas message from Pastor Leigh Ann.  
 

December 24, 2020, Christmas Eve at 8:00 p.m.

Rev. Dr. Leigh Ann Shaw, Senior Pastor

“Anticipatory Life”

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                        Scriptures: Luke 1:26-38 and Luke 1:46b-55 (NRSV) download

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Friday, December 25, 2020, Christmas Day at 10:00 a.m.

Rev. Dr. Leigh Ann Shaw, Senior Pastor

Christmas Day

 
 
 
 

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Friday, December 25, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
Rev. Dr. Leigh Ann Shaw, Senior Pastor
Prayer of Great Thanksgiving and Communion for Christmas Morning: As we celebrate the birth of Jesus, let us share communion together.  ALL ARE WELCOME.  Please gather some bread or crackers and some juice and make a few minutes to receive the sacrament of Communion with Pastor Leigh Ann and Pastor Frank.  YouTube channel
 
 

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Sunday, December 27, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
 

Rev. Dr. Leigh Ann Shaw, Senior Pastor

Please join with our Brothers and Sisters of our Cal-Pac Annual Conference as we celebrate this Christmas season. Led by Bishop Grant Hagiya and other leaders of the Cal-Pac Annual Conference.

 

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Sunday, December 20, 2020
 

Rev. Dr. Leigh Ann Shaw, Senior Pastor

Fourth Sunday of Advent – Love

“The Love of a Mother”

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Scriptures: Luke 1:26-38 and Luke 1:46b-55 (NRSV) download
 
 

 
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Sunday, December 13, 2020
 

Rev. Dr. Leigh Ann Shaw, Senior Pastor

Third Sunday of Advent – Joy

“Time for Joy”

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Scriptures: John 1:6-11 and Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11 (NRSV) download
 

 
 
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Rev. Frank Hallock, Associate Pastor of Music and Visitation

“Prepare Him Room – Virtual Christmas Concert”
 
 
 
 

You are invited to watch our first ever virtual music concert!

The musicians of the United Methodist Church of Vista present, “Prepare Him Room,” a concert of music celebrating Advent and the Christmas season. Concert will be featuring the Chancel Choir, Praise Band, and guest artists.

Pastor Frank Hallock
 

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