Advent Is Here!
A Night in Bethlehem
Wednesday, Nov 28th, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Travel back in time to the night Jesus was born. Experience the sights, sounds, and smells of Bethlehem! Have dinner at the Inn. Visit the Carpenter, Metal Workshop, Basket Shop, and more. We invite old and young alike to experience this special advent evening.
The Cookie Walk
Saturday, Dec 8th 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Do you fancy Christmas Cookies? Do you enjoy baking them or do you prefer eating them? Do you day dream of dancing gin-gerbread boys, frosty snowman sugar cook-ies, buttery Spritz Christmas wreathes or mouthwatering molasses crinkles? Did we hear you say yes? Then you won’t want to miss River Hills annual Cookie Walk! The proceeds will be used to support River Hills mission work!
Choral Christmas Cantata
Sunday, Dec 9th, 9:00 a.m.
“The Song Heard ‘Round The World” By
Blue Christmas Service
Saturday, Dec 15, 5 p.m.
We’re offering a special worship service for anyone who is finding the holiday season to be a struggle this year. If you’re not relating to the season of joy and light, no matter the reason, you’re invited to worship on Saturday, Dec. 15. We’ll open the sanctuary for quiet reflection time at 5 p.m.; worship will begin at 5:30 p.m.
This is open to anyone, so feel free to reach out to friends and loved ones who may need a safe place to be honest about their feelings at this time of year.
Family Christmas Program
Sunday, Dec 16th 4:00 p.m – 5:00 p.m.
We invite everyone to attend our Family Christmas Program …” ’Twas the Evening
of Christmas. Enjoy music and carols as we take a look at the night before Christmas followed by our traditional River Hills singing of
“The Twelve Days of Christmas!” The cast includes children and youth in our Sunday School classes and Wednesday night programs. A reception with cookies and punch reception will follow the program!
Toys for Tots Drop Off Site
Monday, Nov 26th – Thursday, Dec 13
River Hills United Methodist Church will once again be a drop off location for Toys for Tots. Toy donations will be accepted from Monday, November 27th through Sunday, December 17. Toys must be new and unwrapped. A donation box will be located by the ECC entrance. Thank you!
Christmas Eve Worship, Dec 24th
3:00 p.m. Family Friendly
4:30 p.m. Contemporary Service with our Praise Band
8:00 p.m. Traditional Service with our Chancel Choir