AMERICAN CANYON COMMUNITY CHURCH:

Worship at 10 a.m. Programs for children and youth during worship service. 2 Andrew Road, American Canyon.

ARBOR ALLIANCE:

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.

BEIT ABBA:

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.

CARMELITE MONASTERY:

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:

Services are 9 and 10:30 a.m. with Youth Program at 10:30 and Teen Group at 10. Rev. Jay Lang speaks on “Walking a Path of Truth.” Teens will be hosting a burrito bar fundraiser for winter camp after 2nd service. Open Meditation Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. Spiritual Cinema Night features “The Family Man,” Dec. 8 at 7 p.m. Napa Food Project Bags due back by Dec . 10. Annual Piner’s Outreach Christmas Party Dec. 16, 2-4 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 join with Valley Christian Church for joint services. Services will be held at the Capell Valley Volunteer Fire Station on Highway 128. 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:

Congregation Beth Shalom will have Pre-Oneg Shabbat this Friday, Dec. 1 at 5:30 p.m. followed by Worship Services at 6:30 p.m. led by Rabbi Niles Goldstein. Dec. 2nd, join the discussion at Torah Study 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Dec. 3, Celebrate Jewish Book Month from 10: a.m. to noon. BYO Lunch to “Lunch and Learn” on Wednesday, Dec. 6 from 11:45 a.m. 1455 Elm Street, Napa, cbsnapa.org .

CORNERSTONE MINISTRIES:

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:

This week, we’ll remember that we are a people of promise and we’ll rejoice as we begin the first Sunday in Advent with the beautiful hymn, “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel.” Our interim pastor, the Rev. Lynda Hyland Burris, and liturgist, Bill Lockhart, will lead the service using Old and New Testament readings, and our church family will “sing the faith” with some of our favorite Advent hymns. This week is also Communion Sunday and all are welcome to the Lord’s Table. 1226 Salvador Ave., worship is at 10:30 a.m. with coffee and treats served afterward in our Fellowship Hall 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: The Cousins, Dec. 3, San Francisco Brass Company, Dec. 10 and a Christmas Special on Dec. 17, featuring our very own CrossWalk Kids. 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 by attending each Sunday in December. This first Sunday, we will take a look at “Christmas Past.” Despite the regrets of our pasts, Jesus came to earth to free us from our sin. Sunday services are at 8:45 and 10:30 a.m. 2659 First Street, Napa. fccnapa.org.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH:

Join us this First Sunday of Advent. Pastor David’s sermon will be “Patience.” We will have a scripture reference of Luke 1:5-25. Our services begin at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. We sing hymns and hear Christmas music at the 9 a.m. service and at 10:30 we have praise music and Christmas music led by Florida Stringer. Fellowship times, with coffee and treats, are after worship at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Childcare for newborn to age 5 is available. Sunday School: Friendship Class, will meet at 10 a.m.; Children’s Class and Adult’s Class both meet at 10:30. 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. Sunday Mass is celebrated at 11 a.m.

NAPA COMMUNITY SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH:

You are warmly invited to attend the worship service this Sabbath, Dec. 2 at 11 a.m. napacomm.com, 1105 G Street, 252-2444.

NAPA METHODIST CHURCH:

We are a progressive and reconciling church, where everyone is welcome. Two Sunday morning services: 9:30 a.m. Sanctuary service and an 11 a.m. modern-style Fusion Worship service held in the Asbury Room. Children’s Worship and Nursery are available during both services. Children’s Carol Choir meets between services from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Sixth- to eighth-grade Sunday School meets at 11. Silent Meditation is Mondays at 5:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary. 625 Randolph Street. 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. nvquaker@gmail.com; 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.

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NAPA VALLEY COMMUNITY CHURCH:

This week, we kick-off the Christmas season, and our theme this year is: The Gift. Our text this week is Isaiah 9:1-7; and our theme this week is The Gift of the Wonderful Counselor. If Christmas has got you down, if you are not feeling that Christmas spirit, then join us this Sunday at 10 a.m. as God’s Word encourages us and fills us with joy as we celebrate his most precious gift. Child care and nursery provided. 4149 Linda Vista Avenue, Napa, napavalleychurch.org. NVCC is a ministry of the Christian Reformed Church.

NAPA VALLEY LUTHERAN:

First Sunday in Advent worship at 10 a.m. Fellowship time follows. 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. 3, 9:30 a.m. Leaders: Sylvia Jones and Linda Dietiker-Yolo. Session Three: WOMAN POWER: We will examine how myths reflect and support social structures of empowerment, read the earliest recorded poem by a woman. Please bring something for the altar that represents your power or represents power to you; examples are money, business document, pictures, etc. 11 a.m. “Trans People and the Cornerstones of Unitarian Universalism” Traditional service with Tricia Lewis and Sunday Services Assistant Anne Jungerman. 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:

Sunday at 8:30 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. Children’s Church during the 10:15 a.m. service. 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.

SALVATION ARMY:

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. 3, 10 a.m. USCNV welcomes Rev. Marjorie Brach as our guest speaker this first Sunday of Advent. Her message is entitled “Faith in the Christmas Season.” Our Advent Sunday Service music, is performed by our guest musician, Richard Yamate-Morgan. 11:40 am. Sunday Forum: Following a brief refreshment break, Rev. Margie will facilitate a one-hour forum about her message, allowing attendees to share viewpoints and ideas. Sunday Service and Forum 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. 3 at 10 a.m. we will have a guest speaker Joel Richards. This Sunday marks the beginning of Advent season. Merry Christmas. 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.

Want to have your church included in Worship Notes? Need to update your congregation’s information? Contact editor Sean Scully at sscully@napanews.com or 256-2246.

Want to have your church included in Worship Notes? Need to update your congregation's information? Contact editor Sean Scully at sscully@napanews.com or 256-2246.

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