Advent Schedule of Events - 2022

Mark your calendars and sign up for this year’s Advent Offerings:Advent begins on Sunday, November 27th. Advent is the start of the new church year and an invitation to wait with hope for the coming of Jesus’ birth on Christmas and the coming of Christ again—when heaven and earth are completely one and all things are new.

Special Worship Services

Candles & Carols YoWo (Yoga+Worship) at Linworth UMC | December 13 at 7PMThis is Christmas Eve yoga style with movement, live music, candles and prayer. RSVP required, click here to save your spot!

Christmas Eve at SNC | December 24 at 7PMChristmas Breakfast Church at SNC | December 25 at 8AMChristmas Day at SNC | December 25 at 10AM

#LoveAlive Small Groups

Tuesday Contemplative Prayer Start your morning gently, with guided prayer and reflection.Tuesdays, November 29 – December 20, 7:30-8AM via Zoom with BonnieContact: Bonnie Weaver-Miller  

College Cares Assembles care packages for students at SNC and NBUMC.December 6 at 6:30PM at NBUMCContact: Laura Smith   Soul Sisters The group will meet like regular and have a holiday party afterwards.December 20 from 7-9PM at a private residenceContact: Pastor Amy amy@shortnorthchurch.orgYoung Adult Group We will be discussing “The Season of Waiting: A 4-Week Advent Devotional” by Kate Bowler. Co-leaders are Chanel Ellison and Jordyn Esprit.  Sundays after worship, starting November 27 from 11-12PMContact: Jordyn Esprit  Inclusive Small Group Bible Study We will be discussing “Now in Flesh Appearing.” Co-leaders will be Michelle Miefert and Mimi Luebbers.   Wednesdays, November 30 – December 21 from 7-8:30PM at NBUMCContact: Pastor Mimi Advent Devotional Study All are invited to come and discuss “The Season of Waiting: A 4-Week Advent Devotional” by Kate Bowler. Co-leaders will be Melissa Brundage and Mimi Luebbers.Saturdays, December 3 – December 31 from 11-12:30PM at Grandview Yard Market District upstairs (840 W 3rd Avenue, Columbus, OH 43212)
Contact: Melissa Brundage 
Advent Devotional Study via Zoom All are invited to come and discuss “The Season of Waiting: A 4-Week Advent Devotional” by Kate Bowler. Email Group leader Angela Blum for zoom link.Tuesdays, November 29 – December 20 at 7PM via zoom
Contact: Angela Blum

SNC Service Opportunities

Love Alive Community Clean Up Divide up into teams and clean up trash and debris around Short North businesses and Goodale Park.
December 18 at 4PM meet at SNC sign
Contact: Carolyn Gifford Intercessory Prayer A special group that lifts up community prayer requests.Contact: Michael Rex SNC Warming Center Community effort led by the Columbus Coalition for the Homeless. To sign up for 2-hour time slots, click here.Sundays, November 27 – March 26, 9-5PM downstairs at SNCContact: Mimi Luebbers Love Alive Coat Drive Partnering with New Life Community Outreach to collect coats, hats, gloves, hand warmers, boots, etc.Drop off items Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9-11AM at SNC or in worship on SundayContact: Mimi Luebbers