Come join us throughout the Advent season as we prepare our hearts and homes for the coming of the Christ child. For those of you who are unable to worship with us, we will broadcast a virtual worship service on facebook at: http://facebook.com/oxfordimmanuelucc
Friday, November 27th at 11:00 a.m. – Putting up the Christmas Tree
Sunday, November 29th – First Sunday in Advent
Tuesday, December 13th – 6:15 p.m. Blue Christmas Worship
Sunday, December 20th at 11:00 a.m. Christmas Sunday Worship Service.
Thursday, December 24th at 8:00 p.m.: Christmas Eve Candlelight Service filled with Christmas carols, music from our choir and soloists.
On Sunday, June 21, 2020 Immanuel will be returning to worshiping on site. Due to continuing concerns of the COVID-19 Pandemic, social distancing rules will be in place. These include:
• Facemasks are required. Extras will be available at the door
• Facebook Live Worship will continue
• ”Meet and greet” times moved outside as possible
• Refreshments offered outdoors only
• Lines for entry/exit monitored for distancing
• No physical contact
• Eliminate use of items touched by multiple people, like collection plate/shared books
• Refrain from having people come forward to common altar rail for Holy Communion, blessing, etc.
• No classes for youth or childcare
• Sanitize common areas
• Signs advise no entry if recent fever, symptoms or contact with positive patient
• 6-foot physical distancing except for family groups
• Face coverings worn at all times inside by anyone over 10 years old
• Worship leaders addressing congregation and performing singers
may take off face mask
• 12-foot physical distance required at these times
• Hand sanitizing stations at entrances
Come enjoy an outdoor worship filled with music followed by a picnic. Covid-19 restrictions for outdoor activities will be in place. Hamburgers and Hotdogs are provided by the church. If you bring a dish to pass that you have made yourself, make sure precautions are made in the preparation.
On Thursday, April 9, 2020 at 8:00 p.m., Immanuel will hold a virtual Maundy Thursday service. The service will include communion, so please have the elements (bread and grape juice) prepared before the service begins. Go to Immanuel’s facebook page to watch the service live: https://www.facebook.com/oxfordimmanuelucc