AMERICAN CANYON COMMUNITY CHURCH:
Worship at 10 a.m. Programs for children and youth during worship service. 2 Andrew Road, American Canyon.
Join us Sundays at 5 p.m. Why 5 p.m. worship? It is a good time for busy people and young families. Kids’ church and nursery available. 721 Trancas St., Napa. thearborchurch.org; 530-304-4704.
Messianic Jewish ministry of The Father’s House is held the first and third Friday of each month at 7 p.m. Child care provided for ages infant to 7 years old. 2557 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Napa. tfh.org/beitabba.
Mass times: Sunday, 9 a.m.; Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. (except for the first Saturday of the month, Mass will be at 11 a.m.). Morning of recollection every first Saturday of the month: Spiritual Talk, 9-10 a.m.; Confessions, 10-11 a.m.; Mass, 11 a.m. Bible study, on Tuesdays with Father Michael Buckley: Tuesdays, 8:30-9:30 a.m. following the 8 a.m. Mass (contact the office to confirm time and day at 944-2454, ext. 103). Confessions-English: Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 10 a.m.-noon, 3-5 p.m., 8-9 p.m. Confessions-Spanish: Wednesday, 10 a.m.-noon, 3-5 p.m., 8-9 p.m. 944-2454; oakvillecarmelites.org.
CENTER FOR SPIRITUAL LIVING:
One Christmas Service will be at 10:30 a.m. (no Youth/Teen programs ) Rev. Jay’s topic is Walking a Path of Love. Dec. 22, Candlelight Service 9 p.m. (childcare provided for 3 years and older) Dec. 31, World Peace Meditation 4 a.m. One 10:30 service only on Dec 31. Jan. 5, Diego Garcia Concert at 7 p.m. Jan. 6, Rev. Julie’s Visioning for the New Year Workshop, 10 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. 1249 Coombs, 252-4847.
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE CHURCH:
Sunday service and Sunday school for youths up to age 20 at 10 a.m. The Wednesday evening service is at 7:30. Child care provided at all services. New hours for the Reading Room, located in our church building, open to the public weekdays except Wednesdays, 1-4 p.m. All current Christian Science literature, including the writings of Mary Baker Eddy and the renowned Christian Science Monitor, are available to all to read or purchase; 2210 Second St., Napa; 255-5255; christiansciencenapa.com.
CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS, NAPA — SECOND WARD:
Sacrament meeting is each Sunday at 10 a.m., followed by Sunday School at 11:15 and Priesthood and Relief Society at 12:10 p.m. Young men’s and young women’s programs are on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. Corner of Trower Avenue and Dry Creek Road, Napa. 224-6496.
COMMUNITY CHURCH OF LAKE BERRYESSA:
This Sunday we will enjoy a Christmas Eve Candlelight service at 6 p.m. There will be no 10 a.m. regular service. Join us for a Christmas message and carols. We are a non-denominational Christian church welcoming all to enjoy the eternal life changing power of Jesus Christ. A weekly food distribution and AA group is available. 6008 Steele Canyon Road at Moskowite Corners. 252-4488.
CONGREGATION BETH SHALOM:
Shabbat Worship Services on Friday, Dec. 22, with Pre-Oneg glass of wine and noshes at 5:45 p.m. Services from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. 1455 Elm Street, Napa. 253-1109, cbsnapa.org.
Sunday service is at 10:15 a.m. Spanish Church begins at 1:30 p.m. Sunday school and childcare are available at both services. Our midweek service is at 6:30 on Wednesday nights. There is childcare and children’s activities at this service. Middle school and high school study meets on Wednesday nights, as well, at 6:30 in the Youth Room. On Thursdays at 6:30, Freedom From Bondage meets in our Youth Room. 3305 Linda Vista Ave., Napa; 252-2909. cmnv.org.
COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH:
The Rev. Lynda Hyland Burris will lead morning service at 10:30 a.m. on this fourth Sunday of Advent. Rev. Burris’s sermon this week is entitled “Revealed.” Our Sunday school kids will stay in church to enjoy a Christmas story during Children’s time, and the Covenant Choir, led by Director Mark Teeters, will present selections from Antonio Vivaldi’s “Gloria.” Christmas Eve candlelight service at 7 p.m. Bill and Robin Lockhart will light The Christ Candle and the talented Lassagne family will present special music. 1226 Salvador Ave., Napa, cpcnapa.org, facebook.com/cpnapa.
CREEKSIDE COMMUNITY CHURCH:
Weekly worship service is Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Services and attire are casual with a blend of fellowship, music and teaching. Child care and children’s church offered during service. 1050 Hagen Road, Napa. CreeksideChurchNapa.org; 255-7266.
CROSSWALK COMMUNITY CHURCH:
Please join us for Sunday services at 9 a.m. (no music) or at 10, special musical guest: Christmas Eve Candlelight Service will be at 6 p.m. Children’s programs are available each Sunday during the 10 service. WeeCare, Kids Crossing K-2, Kids Crossing 3-5 and Middle School. 2590 First Street, 226-1812.
FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH:
Celebrate the Christmas season each Sunday in December. This Sunday learn more about the Christmas story. Sunday services are at 8:45 and 10:30 a.m. 2659 First Street, Napa. fccnapa.org.
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH:
Join us this fourth Sunday of Advent at 10 a.m. for a single Sunday worship time; and for a joyous Candlelight Christmas Eve service at 5 p.m. or 7 p.m. Pastor David’s sermon will be “How It All Began” at 10 a.m. and his sermon will be “I’m Dreaming of a Right Christmas” at 5 and 7 p.m. During the 10 a.m. service, we will sing Christmas hymns and hear Christmas music with treats and coffee after worship. For Christmas Eve, we have two beautiful candlelight services with Christmas Carols and all of the many candles in the church lit. There will be a brief children’s message at the 5 p.m. service. Childcare for newborn to age 5 is available at each service. Sunday School meets on Sunday at 10 a.m. 1333 Third St., 224-8693, fpcnapa.org.
GRACE CHURCH OF NAPA VALLEY:
Sunday services: Worship service at 9 a.m. and 10:40 a.m. Adult Sunday school classes at 9 a.m. Children’s service at 9 and 10:40 a.m. Nursery and preschool care available. Junior high ministry meets Tuesday, 7 p.m.; high school meets Wednesday at 7 p.m. at 3765 Solano Ave., Napa. 255-4033, GraceNapa.org.
HIGHLANDS CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP:
If you’re a regular church attendee, never been or maybe it’s just been awhile, we invite you to come join us this Sunday and start the adventure with us at 10:30 a.m. Spanish speaking service on Sunday evenings at 6:30 and an Alcoholics Anonymous group that meets weekly on Monday and Wednesdays from 6-7 p.m. 970 Petrified Forest Road, Calistoga.
HILLSIDE CHRISTIAN CHURCH:
We meet at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. at 100 Anderson Road, Napa. 255-3036; hccnapa.com.
HOLY FAMILY PARISH:
Holy Mass is celebrated at 9 a.m. on Sundays and in the traditional Tridentine Latin (Extraordinary) form of the Roman Rite, according to the 1962 Missal, at noon. Before Low Masses, there is a recitation of the Most Holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary at 11:30 a.m. Confession is available after every Low Mass. Holy Family Parish is a Catholic mission-parish of St. Joan of Arc in Yountville. 1241 Niebaum Lane, Rutherford. 944-2461.
HOLY GROUND CHRISTIAN CENTER:
Sunday worship begins at 10 a.m., and Bible study is Wednesday at 7 p.m. 3860 Broadway, Suite 111, American Canyon. 373-2015.
LIVING VINE CHURCH:
We meet every Sunday morning at 10. 3305 Linda Vista Avenue, Napa. 226-5551.
MEMORIAL CHAPEL AT VETERANS HOME OF CALIFORNIA, YOUNTVILLE:
Sunday worship service, 10:15 a.m. Coffee fellowship one hour before service. Bible study on Wednesday at 1 p.m., Fellowship Room, with refreshments served; prayer meetings Thursday at 1 p.m. The memorial chapel is on the Veterans Home at Yountville campus on California Drive, across from the administration building. 944-4840.
MONT LA SALLE CHAPEL:
Roman Catholic liturgical services are open to all in this chapel of the De La Salle Christian Brothers at 4401 Redwood Road, Napa. Christmas Mass during the Night will be celebrated at 9 p.m. Christmas Eve. Beginning at 8:30 p.m., carols sung by choir and congregation will precede the Mass. There will be no Mass in the chapel on Christmas Day, but there will be a Mass on New Year’s Day at 11 a.m. Mass is celebrated every Sunday at 11 a.m.
NAPA COMMUNITY SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH:
The Christmas story found in the Gospel of Matthew and Luke has been embedded within society and tradition that the story is at risk of becoming ordinary. But this is not an ordinary story. Lead Pastor Nate Furness will be the speaker with “No Room” this Sabbath, Dec. 23 at 11:15 a.m. All are welcome to come and attend the worship service. napacomm.com, 1105 G Street, 252-2444.
NAPA METHODIST CHURCH:
We are a progressive and reconciling church, where everyone is welcome. Experience Christmas with Napa Methodist. Morning Christmas Eve Services: 9:30 a.m. Sanctuary service with God’s House Band and 11 a.m. modern-style Fusion Worship Candlelight Christmas Eve service held in the Asbury Room. Children’s Worship and Nursery are available during morning services. Evening Christmas Eve Services: 5:30 p.m. Family Christmas Eve Service and 9 p.m. Candlelight Christmas Service with Cathedral Choir. 253-1411, napamethodist.org.
NAPA-SONOMA FRIENDS MEETING (QUAKERS):
Sunday worship at 10 a.m. Silent meeting in the custom of Friends. Meet at the VOICES Youth Center, 780 Lincoln Ave., Napa. Enter at parking lot on left side of building, using door at end of wheelchair ramp. Quaker signs will be posted on Sunday mornings. We welcome visiting friends or those who are new to Quaker practice. firstname.lastname@example.org; 253-1505.
NAPA VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH:
Join us Sundays at 9:30 a.m. for Bible Study for all ages, 10:30 a.m. for worship service and a fun, interactive and energetic children’s program for preschool through fifth grade. Nursery provided for all Sunday services. 2303 Trower Ave., Napa. napavalleybaptist.org; 252-2100.
NAPA VALLEY BIBLE CHAPEL:
We start Sunday services by remembering the Lord’s death, burial and resurrection during a time of worship and thanksgiving at 9:30 a.m., followed by a fellowship and coffee time starting at 10:30 a.m. At 11 a.m., we enjoy a time of Bible teaching. On Wednesdays at 6 p.m., we meet for a brief Bible study and a time of prayer. A movie night/home Bible study is held in downtown Napa at 6 p.m. on Fridays. 1559 Second St., Napa. napavalleybiblechapel.com.
NAPA VALLEY COMMUNITY CHURCH:
Join us this Sunday at 10 a.m. for our Christmas Eve service (there will be no night service). We will look at the angel Gabriel’s visit to Mary as found in Luke 1, and the theme: “Preparing for God’s Gift.” Sunday school and child care provided. 4149 Linda Vista Ave, Napa. napavalleychurch.org. NVCC is a ministry of the Christian Reformed Church.
NAPA VALLEY LUTHERAN:
Fourth Sunday in Advent worship at 10 a.m. Christmas Eve services at 5 and 8 p.m. All are welcome because all belong to God. The church is located at the corner of Jefferson and Elm, Napa. 226-8166, napavalleylutheran.org.
NAPA VALLEY UNITARIAN UNIVERSALISTS:
Dec. 24, 9:30 a.m.: Leader: Iris Craig. Evensong Gathering Two: Scripture and Story: You are invited to think about what story (myth, legend, movie, play, fairy tale, Bible story, or scripture from world religions) has really stayed with you. You can write it down or draw it if you prefer. What draws you to or away from the story? 11 a.m. Traditional Service with Rev. Christian Schmidt and Sunday Service Assistant Cindy Guentert-Baldo. Christmas Eve service, led by Rev. Schmidt, will take place at the regular Sunday Service time at 11 a.m. Infant care, child care, and religious education provided. 1625 Salvador Ave., Napa; nvuu.org; 226-9220.
NEW LIFE TABERNACLE:
Sunday school at 10 a.m., followed by worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday evening service the first Sunday of every month. Bible study on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. 2625 First St., Napa. 255-1062; NewLifeNapa.com.
ST. APOLLINARIS CATHOLIC CHURCH:
Join us each third Saturday at the crossroads of faith and culture. St. Apollinaris Catholic Church, 3700 Lassen St. Napa. 257-2555.
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST:
St. John the Baptist Church holds daily masses in English at 7:30 a.m. and 12:05 p.m. Weekend masses are Saturday at 5 p.m. (English) and 7 p.m. (Spanish) and Sunday 8 a.m. (Spanish), 10 a.m. (English), noon (Spanish), and 5 p.m. (English). Wednesday evening mass at 7 (Spanish). Corner of Caymus and Yajome streets in downtown Napa.
ST. JOHN’S LUTHERAN CHURCH:
Oh Come Let Us Adore Him! Come join us for worship this Christmas. Sunday morning at 9:30 (Advent 4). Christmas Eve Family Service at 4 p.m. in the Parish Hall. Christmas Eve Worship in the Sanctuary at 7 and 9 p.m. Christmas Morning at 9:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. 3521 Linda Vista Ave., Napa. 255-0119; StJohnsLutheran.net.
ST. MARY’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH:
Worship on Saturdays at 5:30 p.m. or Sundays at 8 a.m. or 10 a.m. (organ and choir). Children’s Chapel (Sunday school) is at 9:50 a.m. Sunday. Nursery care is provided during the 10 a.m. service. Coffee hour follows the worship services on Sunday. 1917 Third St., Napa. 255-0991; StMarysNapa.org.
ST. STEPHEN’S ANGLICAN EPISCOPAL CHURCH:
Sundays at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., sing using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer. Refreshments and social time after the 10:30 service. Evensong and Bible Study Wednesdays at 6 p.m. 1250 Oakville Grade, Oakville. 944-8915; ststephensoakville.org.
ST. THOMAS AQUINAS CHURCH:
Mass times are Saturday at 4 p.m. (English), Sunday at 8 a.m. (English), 11 a.m. (English) and 1:30 p.m. (Spanish). Daily mass is at 9 a.m., except on the first Friday, which is at noon and in English. 2725 Elm St., Napa. 255-2949; stthomasaquinasnapa.com.
Join us for services Sundays at 10 a.m. 590 Franklin St., Napa. napasalarmy.org.
THE FATHER’S HOUSE:
Service times are Saturday at 6 p.m., and Sunday at 9 and 11 a.m. Child care and “Kid’s Church” are available (ages infant through sixth grade). Youth ministry “Encounter” meets every Wednesday night at 7. Celebrate Recovery meets on Monday nights at 6:30. 2557 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Napa. tfh.org.
UNITY SPIRITUAL CENTER IN NAPA VALLEY:
Sunday, Dec. 24, at 10 a.m. We welcome Rev.Sonya Milton. The title of her message is “Choosing Joy!” Our final Advent Sunday service music, is performed by our guest musician, Richard Yamate-Morgan. No 11:40 a.m. Sunday Forum this week because of busy holiday schedule. Service held at the historic Grange Hall, 3275 Hagen Road (1/2 mile east of the Silverado Trail), Napa. Parking adjacent to the building. UnityinNapaValley.org, 255-6881.
YOUNTVILLE COMMUNITY CHURCH:
Sunday, Dec. 24 at 10 a.m. we will celebrate Christmas Eve and have guest speaker Joel Richards. This Sunday also marks the fourth Sunday of the Advent season. The main church building is under repairs and we are meeting at 1920 Finnell Road in Yountville while we are under construction. We will continue to have all of our Sunday school classes, services, and bible studies. Sunday School is at 9 a.m. for all ages. We have an Adult Bible class, Youth Group (fifth—eight grades and high school students),and Children’s classes “Jesus and Me”, (Birth-Kindergarten) and first through fifth grades are offered. 944-2179.