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Christmas at Sherwood Oaks 2017

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Christmas Celebrations

Christmas Eve is on a Sunday this year, so our programming is a little different. We’d love to have you celebrate with us at one of these six service options!

Bedford | 508 Fellowship Drive | Bedford, IN
Saturday, December 23 at 6:00pm. 
Going to be out of town or travelling on Christmas Eve but still want a Sherwood Oaks Christmas Experience? Join us at Sherwood Oaks Bedford. Children’s programming available for 3 years and younger.

Bloomington West | 5227 W Airport Rd
Sunday, December 24 at 9:00am and 11:00am. 
Children’s programming for Kindergarten and younger. Join us for either service as we reflect on the birth of Jesus.

Bloomington East | 2700 E Rogers Rd
Sunday, December 24 at 9:30am, 11:00am, and 2:00pm. 
These identical services will celebrate the birth of Jesus, complete with carols, music, communion, offering and more. Childcare for ages 2 and below.

General Events

Through December 10 
Adopt an under-resourced family this Christmas season and help them have a merry holiday. Pick up information in the foyer at Bloomington West or Bloomington East.

Ladies’ Christmas Breakfast
December 2 | 9:00am | Fellowship Hall
Join guest speaker Maggie Mobley at this annual event. The theme for this year is Stargazing. Tickets are $11 and available in the Bookstore at Bloomington East.

Christmas Harps 
December 6 | 6:30pm | Worship Center
Join IU Jacobs School of Music students for our annual harp concert at Bloomington East. Childcare for ages 2 and under.

Parents’ Night Out 
December 15 | 5:30pm | Fellowship Hall
Get your last-minute shopping done or just spend time relaxing during a busy holiday season. Please feed your kids before they come! Register at

Bloomington East

Children’s Musical 
December 10 | 9:30am & 11:00am | Worship Center
Our Wednesday night choirs have been hard at work on their Children’s Musical, Jingle Bell Beach!

Student Ministry Christmas

  • The Middle: December 17 | 9:30am | Fellowship Hall. Students in grades 6-8 should bring a wrapped gift of gloves, hats, scarfs and chapstick that will be donated to Wheeler Mission. The Middle will not meet on December 24 or 31.
  • High School December 17 | 11:00am | Fellowship Hall. Students in grades 9-12 should bring a wrapped gift of gloves, hats, scarfs and chapstick that will be donated to Wheeler Mission. We will not meet on December 24 or 31.
  • The 6mas December 17 | 6:00pm | Fellowship Hall. The 6mas is happening again this year for our high school students. Students should join us for dinner and bring a white elephant gift for the exchange!

Iglesia Hispana
Christmas Service & Lunch
December 24 | 11:00am | Chapel
Will have a Family Christmas Celebration at 11:00am in the Chapel followed by a pitch-in lunch. Iglesia Hispana tendrá una Celebración Navideña a las 11:00am en la capilla con un Almuerzo Familiar después del servicio.

Bloomington West

Bloomington West Kids
December 17 | 9:00am & 11:00am | Our Sherwood Kids ministry will be presenting their Christmas program in the morning! Join us. Children’s programming. for birth-kindergarten available.

Bloomington West Christmas
December 17 | 6:00pm | Join us for a Candlelight Christmas Service featuring familiar carols, devotions, and more. Children’s programming for birth-kindergarten.


Community Church Service
December 2 | Harp Commons on the Square
Our Bedford location will be meeting right after the Bedford Christmas Parade at Harp Commons on the Square. Join us for the parade and this special service!

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