Christmas Feast

MICHIGAN CITY — New Life Community Church will be hosting its annual Community-wide Christmas Feast on Dec. 14 at noon. The church is located at 111 Dickson St., Michigan City. Everyone is invited to bring their entire family to come dine and fellowship with the church. The menu includes turkey, ham and all the trimmings. The dinner is free and it's New Life Community Church's way of letting the community know it is loved and appreciated.


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 Dec. 16 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.


Advent at Immanuel

MICHIGAN CITY — Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1237 E. Coolspring, will have Wednesday evening Advent services at 7 p.m. on Dec. 5 and 12. Dec. 19 will be the Sunday School Children’s Christmas service at 7 p.m. All are welcome to come worship with them as they prepare for the birth of the Savior.


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.

"...your real life is hidden with Christ in God.” (Colossians 3:3) is the Golden Text for this Sunday's Bible Lesson-Sermon entitled “Ancient and Modern Necromancy, alias Mesmerism and Hypnotism, Denounced.”

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 begin 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:

• Once Upon a Time Character Dinner Experience, Dec. 13 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Michigan City Campus. For tickets or more information, visit

•Ave Christmas Prom — Open to all students in grades 8-12. Formal event with DJ, catered dinner, carriage rides and more! Dec. 16 from 7-10 p.m. at The Alley (124 N 8th St in Chesterton). Tickets also available at

Road to Life is a local church that is Kingdom driven, community minded and people focused. 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.


15th annual Cookie Walk & Craft Fair

WESTVILLE — Westville United Methodist Family Life Center, 154 W Main Street, Westville, will host their 15th annual Cookie Walk & Craft Fair on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Let organizers do your Christmas baking and you can do some of your shopping at the same time.

Space is still available to rent a table.

Call Cathy Jo Grostefon for more information or an application at 219-325-8503 or 219-608-4747.


Christmas concert and Breakfast with St. Nick announced

MICHIGAN CITY — St. Andrew’s by the Lake Episcopal Church has 2 upcoming events that are open to the public.

• Breakfast with St. Nicholas on Saturday from 9 to 10:30 a.m. The event includes food, activities & crafts for children 12 and under

• Free Christmas Concert performed by Southern Moonshine Bird Bath Trio from Grayslake, Illinois, on Dec. 8 at 2 p.m.

There will be light deserts and coffee following performance.

St. Andrews Episcopal Church is located on the corner of U.S. 12 and Moore Road in Michigan City.


St. Luke Cookie Walk & Bazaar

MICHIGAN CITY — St. Luke United Lutheran Church will host their 14th annual Cookie Walk and Bazaar Dec. 8 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at St. Luke United Lutheran Church, 2000 E Coolspring Ave. Michigan City. Cookies and Crafts of all varieties, shapes, and sizes are included. The cost is $8 per pound. For more information, call 219-879-9415.


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 Dec. 15 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.


Bake sale at Holy Trinity

MICHIGAN CITY — Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 7396 W. Johnson Road, Michigan City, will host a prepaid bake sale Dec. 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For order forms, call 219-324-3705 or email, order forms must be returned by Dec. 1.

The sale will feature Greek & American pastries & baked goods. There will be a small selection of pastries the day of the event.

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