Please note the church office is closed on these dates:
Monday, December 24
Tuesday, December 25
Tuesday, January 1
Hanging of the Greens Pre-Party
Saturday December 1, 9am – 1pm, Sanctuary
Help your pastors prepare the sanctuary for the Sunday morning worship experience! Bring the whole family – bring friends – there are fun jobs for everyone like unpacking ornaments, hoisting the tree, hanging the prayer stars and dusting off the nativity scene. We will serve coffee & refreshments and play holiday music to inspire you.
Hanging of the Greens
Sunday, December 2, 10:30 a.m. United Worship Service
This is an annual event where we have a single service at 10:30 a.m. to harken in the celebration of Jesus by decorating the tree and hanging greens around the sanctuary. We have an Advent Workshop later in the day at 4:00 p.m. to make crafts and be merry.
Sunday, December 2, 4-7 p.m.
Come for some traditional crafts like gingerbread houses, pinecone bird feeders, and wreath making. Lots of new crafts too. Fun for all ages. Cost of event: $3 per person and a $10 maximum per family.
Please bring finger foods to share with guests- healthy treats are helpful too. If you have fresh greens to lend for wreaths, please contact the office to schedule a pickup 541.344.1425. Volunteers are needed in all areas — craft making, decorating, cleanup, kitchen crew.
Dec. 21st is called “The Longest Night”. This quiet reflective service is for those of us who are grieving, lonely, sad, not feeling particularly festive, or just in need of a time of quiet in the busyness of the season. Join us at 7pm in Grace Chapel for this contemplative worship experience.
Christmas Eve in the Heart of Eugene
Sunday, Dec. 23th: Morning Worship – Traditional Worship Service at 9:00 am, Education Hour at 10:15 and New Celebration Worship Service at 11:15 am.
Monday Evening, December 24th: 7 pm Candlelight Family Service: 11pm Candlelight Lessons and Carols Service (Prelude Harp Music beginning at 10:30 pm)
New Years Eve in the Heart of Eugene
FCC is host to a non-alcholic New Years Eve party sponsored by the Emerald Valley Intergroup of Alcoholics Anonymous.