Upcoming Worship Services

The Trees Hung with Stars

When: December 10, 2017 at 9:00 am and 11:00 am | Worship Leader: The Rev. Emmy Lou Belcher 

Our pulpit guest this morning is the Minister Emerita of the DuPage UU Church in Naperville.

At 9:00, all young people attend the service with their families; Nursery & Chalice Children will be available for children 0-5 years old.
At 11:00, young people begin in their classrooms for our annual RE Hanukkah celebration.

All-Church Christmas Pageant

When: December 17, 2017 at 10:00 am | Worship Leader: The Rev. Hilary Landau Krivchenia and Jules Jaramillo, DLRE 

This is an All-Church Service; all young people attend the worship service with their families. Childcare will be available for our youngest members.

Our annual all-ages Christmas Pageant is a sing-along Living Nativity Story, and the entire congregation has a part! We have several parts from which you can choose:

  • Donkey- Wear gray clothes
  • Cow- Wear brown or black clothes
  • Sheep- White clothes (wool or fluffy accents)
  • Angel- Wear white clothes
  • Towns Person- Wear simple clothes to match time theme of nativity story
  • Shepherd- Wear loose flowing simple clothes with sash for waist and/or head dressing

Feel free to be as creative or extravagant as you wish with your costumes. Special guests are welcome (examples may be: dinosaurs, princesses, super heroes, etc.)
This year, we are dividing the narration among those young people who are interested in reading. If your child would like to read part of the narration, please sign up online by December 10. 
The morning of the pageant, we will have costumes from which children and youth can choose, and there will be simple animal masks, tails, halos, and misc. items available to add to your costume if you need them. Feel free to bring any extra costume items to share if you have them.

Winter Solstice Celebration

When: December 17, 2017 at 4:00 pm | Worship Leader: The Rev. Hilary Landau Krivchenia and Leslie Peet

Join us for our annual Yule celebration which includes candlelight and a spiral of greens. Stay after the service for hot beverages and fellowship.

All-Church Christmas Eve Service

When: December 24, 2017 at 10:00 am | Worship Leader: The Rev. Hilary Landau Krivchenia and Jules Jaramillo

This is an All-Church Service; all young people attend the worship service with their families.

Share the Plate: Half of the cash collected in the offering will be donated to the Minister’s Discretionary Fund, used to help those in need in the congregation.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

When: December 24, 2017 at 9:00 pm | Worship Leader: The Rev. Hilary Landau Krivchenia

Join us for Christmas reflections, lovely choral music, beloved hymns, and the magic of candlelight.

This is an all-church service; all young people, including infants and toddlers, attend the service with their families.

Our Christmas Eve Offering will be donated to the Minister’s Discretionary Fund, which is used to help those in need within our congregation.

All-Church New Year’s Service followed by Beans ‘n’ Greens

When: December 31, 2017 at 10:00 am | Worship Leader: The Rev. Hilary Landau Krivchenia
This is an All-Church Service; all young people attend the worship service with their families.
Following the service, the Krivchenias will provide a lunch of greens and beans and rice to wish health and wealth in the coming year; feel free to bring nonalcoholic beverages, bread, or crackers to add to the meal.