PRESBYTERIAN: All are welcome this First Sunday of Advent at Manteca Presbyterian Church for the 10 a.m. worship service. Anne Talcott will lead the Praise Team in our opening songs and direct the choir. Come hear Pastor Wendy Warner’s sermon titled, “Manger Meditations: Mary.” Why was Mary the chosen one? Our worship service is followed by a time of refreshments. Come join the fellowship. The church is located at 275 North Main Street. For further information phone us at 239-3159.
CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY: Join us this Sunday for our annual Missions Sunday. We are honored to have Brent Hanson, missionary to Kenya, Africa, as our guest speaker. Our children will be participating in a parade of nations to honor missionaries serving around the world. Service times are 9 and 10:45 a.m. Cornerstone Kids’ Church, nursery and preschool are available during both service times. We are located at 17900 Comconex Road. If you would like more information about our church and its activities, you can call the church office at 825-1220 or check out our website at www.cornerstone-cc.com.
CALVARY COMMUNITY: This Sunday morning at Calvary we will hear a message based on Luke 2:21-38, “Rediscovering Christmas.” Please join us as we are encouraged from God’s word.
Calvary offers Sunday morning services at 9 and 10:30 a.m. A non-traditional service with progressive music and media, relational settings, multiple teachers, and opportunities for individual expression is offered at 6 p.m. Children’s programs run concurrently with the morning services.
Easily accessible from any direction in the valley (from Interstate 5 or Highway 99, Lathrop Road exits), Calvary is located at 815 West Lathrop Road. For more information, contact the church office at 239-1345 or www.calvarymanteca.org.
UNITED LUTHERAN: Join us Sunday, Nov. 27, for the traditional service at 8 a.m. and/or the contemporary service at 10:30 a.m. This Sunday’s sermon title is “Christmas Fear.” Nursery care is available for children 6 months to 6 years old. Sunday school is at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday nights we have a Divine Worship Service at 6:30. Also on Sunday, Nov. 27 is our German Advent Service at 4 p.m. with refreshments to follow. Everyone is welcome. To learn more about the weekly church activities, including Bible studies, and Youth, call 823-1971. United Lutheran is located at 649 Northgate Drive in Manteca.