Prescott Valley Christian Church, 7655 E. Long Look Drive, Prescott Valley, presents "A Night in Bethlehem," an interactive Christmas experience for all ages, from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14. For additional information, call 772-7364.
On Saturday, Dec. 14, Hope is celebrating Christmas by hosting a Christmas Party for Kids at 10 a.m. on the Hope Campus in Chino Valley. You are invited to bring and stay with your children ages 3-11 years for crafts, ornament-making, storytelling, food and fun. The event is free to any who attends. All are welcome. For more information, contact 515-9920 or visit www.HopeChinoValley.com.
All are welcome to join Beit Torah's movie night at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, after 3rd Shabbat meal at 4:45 p.m. and Havdalah service at 6 p.m. in Chino Valley. For details and directions, call 237-0390 or email email@example.com.
Join First Southern Baptist Church, 2820 Pleasant View Drive in Prescott Valley, at 8 or 11 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, for the Praise Choir's presentation of a Christmas Cantata, "On This Very Night." Blending traditional carols with fresh musical expression and thought-provoking narration, "On This Very Night" reveals a heartfelt perspective and profound truth: that God came to real people, and His coming had real implications for their lives. We can relate to them because God comes to us every day, and His presence provokes a response. How we respond to God reveals the condition of our hearts. For information, call 772-7218.
Have you experienced a loss that causes you to cringe at the idea of "joyful holidays" and celebration? Come learn how to "Survive the Holidays" Sunday, Dec. 15, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Mountain Valley Church of God, 8123 E. Manley Drive, Prescott Valley. For information, call 772-5713.
The Prescott Women's Chamber Choir, under the direction of Arlene Hardy and Jill McMahon, will be performing its annual Christmas concert 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Ave., Prescott. Come and experience the angelic sounds of Christmas with the ethereal voices of the Prescott Women's Chamber Choir. Admission is free. For information, call 925-4625.
Prescott Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will be meeting at Granite Peak UU Congregation, 882 Sunset Ave., Prescott, 10 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. The message will be "Why Unitarians and Universalists Can and Should Celebrate Christmas."
The annual Ladies Christmas luncheon at Vineyard Church will immediately follow the service at 12:15 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at 9100 Poquito Valley Road, north on Viewpoint Drive, off 89A, Prescott Valley. For information, call 772-8477.
Our Hands His Glory Puppet Team presents a Christmas Puppet Show Sunday, Dec. 15, at Light and Life Church, 2797 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. The program will begin at 5:30 p.m. with fellowship and food, 6:15 p.m. with Christmas music, and the puppet show at 6:30 p.m. If possible, bring food items to be donated to Church on the Street. For additional information, call 445-2111.
The PASS (Prescott Area Shelter Services) Holiday Celebration is 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St., Prescott. Feast upon savory soups, fresh salads and delicious desserts while enjoying bluegrass family band Just 4 Mama. The evening also features a Prescott's Best Holiday Cupcake contest, raffles, singalongs and a special appearance by Sticks and Tones. Cost is $10 per person, $5 for kids under 12, and $100 for a table up to 10. For reservations, call 778-5933 or visit www.prescottshelter.org. Proceeds support the Prescott Area Shelter Services.
The Anglican Church of the Holy Spirit will be offering a three-week Bible Study based on the book "The Case for Christmas" written by Lee Strobel from 6 to 7:30 p.m. through Wednesday, Dec. 18. If you have ever wondered why we should believe in Christmas, this is an opportunity to explore the evidence for that belief. A light supper will be provided, therefore reservations are appreciated. For more information, call Deacon Barb at 710-0479.
On Friday evening, Dec. 20, Calvary Chapel of Prescott, 2313 E. Highway 69, will be presenting its annual children's Christmas play. This year's Calvary Kids Christmas Production is "The Little Match Girl," which will begin at 6:30 p.m. The public and visitors are welcome to attend. For information, call 778-7642.
On Sunday Dec. 22, at 10 a.m., Mountain Valley Church, 8123 E. Manley Drive in Prescott Valley, will present a Christmas musical, "Emmanuel." For information, call 772-5713.
The 7th annual Winter Solstice Feast of Light potluck, celebrating the rebirth of light, life and love, is 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, at Stoneridge Community Center, 1300 Stoneridge Drive, Prescott Valley. Join in a special holiday potluck and raffle, taking place the day after the Solstice. Bring your favorite side dish or dessert. A turkey main dish, sparkling juices, plates and utensils will be provided. For more information, call 776-1686 or www.MysticalSpiritualistChurch.org/SpecialEvents.html.
Have you always wondered what Heaven will really be like? Join First Southern Baptist Church in Prescott Valley as Pastor Stoneman starts a series on what the Bible actually says about eternal life at 6 p.m. Sundays through Dec. 22.
Prescott Community Church celebrates Christmas week beginning with the 10:30 a.m. service on Sunday, Dec. 22, featuring the choir in a Christmas Cantata entitled "Mary, Did You Know?" The 9:15 a.m. contemporary worship "Connections" features festive contemporary Christmas music. The message at both services is "Angels and Shepherds." A Candlelight Christmas Eve service will be at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24, in the sanctuary. The message will be "The Birth of Jesus." The church is located at 3151 Willow Creek Road. For information, call 445-8008.
Christmas Eve Candlelight service at the First Southern Baptist Church, 2820 Pleasant View Drive in Prescott Valley, will be 6 p.m. Dec. 24. Join in for a heartwarming hour of carol-singing and candle-lighting. Bring the entire family. For information, call 772-7218.
Center for Spiritual Living Prescott will have a Christmas Eve Candlelight service with Christmas carols 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 3755 Willow Creek Road.
St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 2000Shepherd's Lane, Prescott, is having its 33rd annual "Don't Spend Christmas Alone" dinner at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 25. For information, call the church office at 778-4499.
Mile High Fellowship is a new church meeting Sundays at 9:15 a.m. in the Prescott Adult Community Center, 1280 E. Rosser St. Fellowship and refreshments are at 8:45 a.m. The church began as a Bible study in November 2011 and is supported by the SBC's North American Mission Board, the Yavapai Baptist Association, local churches and individuals. Its mission is to influence and impact people with the Good News of Jesus Christ. For information, call Pastor Steve White at 713-7609.