Advent

The Light Has Come 

The Light Has Come to UBC this Advent Season, and we are so excited about all the opportunities we have to enjoy the season in anticipation of our Savior's birth! Below is a list of all the upcoming Advent events and activities that your family can take part in this season.

Please also consider reading Caroline's article, "Roots," with some new ideas about connecting with your children during this wonderful time of year! 

ADVENT WORSHIP SERVICES

Sunday Mornings—December 2, 9, 16 and 23
10:30 a.m. | Sanctuary



DECEMBER ADVENT CLASSES

All adults are invited to this special series of Bible studies.
Sign up here to express interest in the various classes offered.
Sunday Mornings, December 2-30 | 9:00 - 10:15 a.m.



December 1 —BREAKFAST WITH SANTA

Come for a pancake breakfast, Christmas crafts, and pictures with Santa.
It’s sure to be a great event for the whole family! Sign up here for your photo time slot.
9:00 - 11:00 a.m. | Harris Hall



December 3 —CHRISTMAS SOUNDS WITH THE FORT WORTH CITY BAND

Listen as the Fort Worth City Band brings sounds of Christmas.
Join in a carol or two and make this your new family tradition!
7:00 p.m. | Harris Hall



December 9—TAPESTRY OF LIGHT MUSIC PRESENTATION

Celebrate the season as the UBC Sanctuary Choir presents Tapestry of Light, a Celtic-style cantata of familiar carol tunes, thoughtful narration, featured instrumentalists, and candlelight.

 

A Christmas fellowship will follow in Harris Hall. UBC will provide the drinks. Last names A-M are asked to bring a salty snack to share. Last names N-Z are asked to bring a sweet snack to share. Snacks can be dropped off in Harris Hall on your way to the music program.
5:00 p.m. | Sanctuary



December 10—CLIBURN IN THE COMMUNITY

UBC welcomes Cliburn in the Community and pianist Rachel Cheung, 2017 Cliburn Audience Award Winner, as she presents a concert especially inviting individuals with special needs, their families and friends.
5:30 p.m. | Sanctuary



December 14—KIDS’ NIGHT OUT

Kids enjoy a night of friends, crafts, and pizza while caregivers enjoy an evening of rest, relaxation, and maybe even some Christmas shopping! For children 6 months to 5th grade. $15 per child/$30 family max. Make reservations by December 12 by calling 817.926.3318.
6:00-9:00 p.m. | Preschool Suite



December 24—CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICE

UBC’s annual candlelight Christmas Eve service is a beautiful way to welcome the birth of the Savior as we sing carols and celebrate Communion together.
5:00 p.m. | Sanctuary