Christmas Bazaar

MICHIGAN CITY —New Hope MBC is having their Annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Country Inn & Suites, 3805 Frontage Road, Michigan City. All are welcome to attend, and tables are still available for rent. For more information, call 219-879-9480.


First United Methodist Women’s annual Cookie Walk

MICHIGAN CITY — Mark your calendars for the 18th annual Christmas Cookie Walk at the First United Methodist Church of Michigan City to be held Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon.

The ladies of the church have been busy baking their favorite Christmas cookies for you to come and purchase.

You will be able to pick out your own favorite cookies and the cost remains the same as last year at $8 a pound. So come fill a box or two.

Get your Christmas cookies with no fuss baking at home. Location First United Methodist Church, 121 East Seventh Street, Michigan City.



Christmas Cantata at St. Mary

MICHIGAN CITY — A Christmas Cantata, Invitation to a Miracle by Joseph M. Martin, will be performed by the Queen of All Saints Contemporary Choir under the direction of Stephanie Sobecki at St. Mary the Immaculate Conception Church, 400 W. 10th Street, Michigan City, on Sunday at 3:30 p.m.

Joyful sounds abound in this Christmas gift of music. Through poetic narration, scripture passages and creatively arranged carols, the timeless story of the birth of Christ is presented. Gathered around the wonders of Jesus’ birth, this cantata journeys from the miracle of prophecy to the incarnation and proclamation of this significant moment. Admission is free.


First Church service

MICHIGAN CITY — You, your family and friends are all welcome to attend The First Church of Christ, Scientist Sunday Church and Sunday School Services held at 10 a.m. The Church is located at 510 East Coolspring Ave., Michigan City.

"How precious is your unfailing love, O God! All humanity finds shelter in the shadow of your wings.” (Psalms 36:7) is the Golden Text for this Sunday's Bible Lesson-Sermon entitled “God the Preserver of Man.”

Come and learn how a better understanding of God, Christ Jesus and the study of Christian Science is able to help heal you of your problems. Hymns of Praise, the Bible Lesson, The Lord’s Prayer, a Vocal Solo and other activity will be presented.

Testimonies of Healing are also given at the public Wednesday Evening Meeting held at 7:30 p.m.

As Christian Healing is one of the main points of Christian Science, documented reports of them are available at no cost to anyone who requests them.

The Bible-Lesson is also available on local Comcast Cable TV Channel 99 on Wednesdays at 9 a.m., Fridays at 11 a.m. and Sundays at 6 p.m. For more information, call the church at 219-874-3588 or 219-874-8853.


Road to Life services

MICHIGAN CITY — Join Road to Life Church this Sunday as they continue their December series, “Once Upon a Time.” Have kids? Bring them along to experience KidTown. Kids ages 0-4th grade are having a blast through high energy worship, teaching, games and more!

Services at their Michigan City campus, located at 7056 W 450 N, are every Sunday at 9 and 11 a.m. Upcoming events include:

•Ave Christmas Prom — Open to all students in grades 8-12. Formal event with DJ, catered dinner, carriage rides and more! Sunday from 7-10 p.m. at The Alley (124 N 8th St in Chesterton). Tickets also available at

For more information about RTLC or any of our upcoming events, visit their website at or call 219-728-6290. You can also follow them on Twitter and Instagram @roadchurch or Facebook@roadtolifechurch.


Children's Christmas service

MICHIGAN CITY — Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1237 E. Coolspring, will have the Sunday School Children’s Christmas service Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. All are welcome to come worship with them as they prepare for the birth of the Savior.


Christmas Eve service at Immanuel

MICHIGAN CITY — Immanuel Lutheran Church will celebrate Christmas beginning with a Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, Lessons and Carols at 6 p.m. Christmas Eve Midnight service will be at 11 p.m. Christmas Day, Dec. 25, service will be at 9 a.m. A New Year’s Eve service will be at 6 p.m. on Dec. 31.


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