Join our Advent Events and Small Group Activities


Second Saturdays: "Let There Be Light!"


December 12, 3-5 pm

This month we will have an outdoor event on December 12th. Families will again sign up for a time slot and be checked in. This process worked well for our Halloween event. Families reported feeling very safe. You will have the opportunity to enjoy:


  • Live music

  • Holiday craft

  • A pre-packaged holiday cookie and coffee/cider

  • Take pictures with our holiday light display 

Your RSVP is required to participate. Safety guidelines are available via the RSVP link. 


In-Person Service


December 13, 10-10:30 am

The service will consist of scripture, sermon, prayers, music, and Advent wreath candle lighting. Offerings will be collected at the door. 

Sign up is required. Please RSVP below.

Please be advised that important guidelines will be in effect:


  • Only Central members will be admitted

  • Dress warmly, windows may be slightly open for air circulation

  • Worshipers will line up, physically distanced, in front of the main sanctuary doors

  • Attendance will be taken for contact tracing purposes

  • Your temperature will be taken

  • Face masks must cover nose and mouth

  • 6 feet minimum physical distancing will be required at all times

  • Seating will begin 5-8 minutes before 10 a.m.

  • Seating is well separated in the sanctuary

  • Everyone will be escorted to their seat by an usher

  • Everyone will be dismissed by an usher to their cars

  • No books or papers will be needed or provided

  • Service will be brief— less than 30 minutes

  • No singing or unison readings

  • Seating limited to 36 households

  • A simultaneous livestream will be available as usual on Facebook and YouTube. 

Christmas Eve Services


December 24, 5 and 6 pm




We will gather for a brief moment outdoors on the Sanctuary plaza to light candles and wish each other a Merry Christmas. Strict guidelines will be enforced regarding masks and social distancing.




Virtual worship service via Facebook and YouTube


B.L.T. (Bible.Lunch.Together.)

Wednesdays, 11am 

December 2, 9, 16 and 30

Via Zoom

The opening topic is, "Justice in the Bible".

E-mail Pastor Noble pastor.centralpresbyterian@gmail with any questions.


Meeting ID: 964 965 0146
Passcode: 462446


Men's Bible Study

Saturdays (1st and 3rd), 8-9 am

December 5 and 19

Via Zoom

Join our ongoing men's Bible study group - restarting this fall after their regular summer break. E-mail group host Scott Osborne for details at




Meeting ID: 582 680 4242

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