Holidays

Celebrate this Holiday Season at West LA United Methodist Church!

November 28, 5:00 PM – Nichigo Potluck Thanksgiving Dinner. Please RSVP to the Church at 310-479-1379 by November 26.

December 1 – First Sunday in Advent. Worship in English at 9:30 AM or in Japanese at 11:00 AM. We’ll light the first Advent Candle and decorate the Christmas Tree during this service. Communion will be served.

December 15, 9:30 AM – Family Christmas Worship. The children and youth retell the story of Jesus’ birth through scripture, drama, and carols. All are welcome!

December 22, 4:00 PM – Blue Christmas Service. Sometimes the holiday season contains more sadness than joy. We understand. You are welcome at this quiet service of prayer, reflection, and conversation about the Christmas season.

December 24, 7:30 PM – Christmas Eve Worship. Everyone is welcome to celebrate the birth of Jesus through scripture, choral music, carols and candle lighting. Praise God for this most amazing birth!

December 29 – Sunday Morning Worship in English at 9:30 AM and in Japanese at 11:00 AM. Fellowship time with coffee, refreshments and conversation is at 10:30 AM.

January 5, 10:30 AM – New Year’s Worship. Our English and Japanese language congregations come together for one worship service to celebrate the new year. An All Church Potluck Lunch follows the service in the Social Hall. All are welcome!