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12/16/2018

Advent 2018

Advent, which is the beginning of the Church Year, begins on the fourth Sunday before Christmas and lasts through Christmas Eve. Advent, which means “coming” or “arrival,” is a season when the Church reflects upon God’s promise to come to his people to save them. We look back to the First Advent of Jesus and look ahead to his Second Advent. An Advent Wreath is often used to symbolize the season. The wreath contains four candles, one for each Sunday.…
12/16/2018

RealOptions – Christmas Tree of Life

Christmas is a special season at RealOptions Pregnancy Medical Clinics for many reasons. Mary was an unwed pregnant teenager, and the baby became our Lord and Savior. RealOptions offers supporters and partners the opportunity to give gifts that give back through the Christmas Tree of Life located in the foyer, through Monday, December 24. When you shop for family and friends from the Christmas Tree of Life, you help RealOptions continue to provide free services, touch the hearts of women, men and…
12/16/2018

Christmas Concert

Christmas Concert with the PBCC Choir Need some help getting into the spirit of the season? Need a break from the “busyness” that comes with it? Come spend an hour with the PBCC Choir as we share the joy of the season in song. Let the words of praise and wonder and joy lift you up, sing some of the old carols with us and enjoy some Christmas goodies and fellowship with us after the concert on Sunday, December 16 at…
12/24/2018

Family Christmas Eve Service

This family-oriented service will include a dramatic presentation performed by our own PBCC children along with Christmas Carols.
12/24/2018

Christmas Eve Service of Lessons and Carols

The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols has been celebrated in the beautiful chapel of King’s College, Cambridge, every Christmas Eve since 1918. It has inspired similar services all over the world, including, since 2003, at PBCC. The core of the service is nine lessons or Scripture readings, which trace the story of God’s loving purposes expressed in his pursuit of sinful humanity, in his promises to Abraham and through the prophets, and finally in the sending of his Son in…