Third Sunday of Advent

First Light & Sanctuary services

dollyHear Rev. Dolly Jacobs, associate pastor, preach “What Do You Hear and See?” Scripture: Isaiah 35:1-10 and Matthew 11:2-11.

First Light with Communion begins at 8:30 am in Memorial Chapel on North Elm Street. Our Sanctuary service with live streaming begins at 10:30 am.

Rejoice! service

dannyHear Rev. Danny Massie, interim pastor, preach “John Merrick Among Us.” Scripture: Isaiah 35:1-10 and John 9:1-38.

Rejoice! begins at 10:30 am in Mullin Life Center near the corner of Greene Street and Fisher Avenue.


Fellowship time with coffee and snacks from 8:45 to 10:30 am in Cannon’s Solarium.

Church School for all ages at 9:15 am.


Watch this week’s 10:30 am Sanctuary Service or previous services anytime. Livestream app also available –  or 


Dec. 8, 2019 bulletin  |  Next bulletin posts Friday.


Our campus fills a block in downtown Greensboro, next to historic Fisher Park. Our GPS address is:
617 North Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27401



Worship is a teachable moment. We will help your family get the most from this experience (and we have a nursery for the littlest ones).


Lessons & Carols

Experience the Christmas story through Scripture & song Sunday beginning at 5 pm (with prelude at 4:30 pm).

Also This Week

Wednesday: Fellowship dinner features fried chicken and all the trimmings at 5 pm in Mullin Life Center. Details.

Sunday: Children meet to decorate a gingerbread church and activity stations, 9:15 am, third floor of Corl Building.

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