Countdown To Christmas 2015

Count down the days to Christmas with fun activities, ways to serve, encouraging sermons, and more! Here's what's happening at Creekside this December. 

December 1st

Kick off the Christmas season by helping the San Leandro Warming Shelter serve the homeless in our community. Donate sleeping bags, t-shirts, socks, and sweats to be distributed at the shelter.

December 2nd

Listen to "Finding Jesus In Old Testament People" from Creekside's Christmas 2009 series, "Before There Was Christmas."

December 3rd

Buy a few toys on your next Target run. Then help give a family a merry Christmas by donating the toys to the Harbor House Christmas Store. Donations are due by December 7th.

December 4th

Warm up on a cool night with 10 delicious kinds of chili at the Chili Cook-Off at 5:30 p.m. and finish up with some evening shopping at the Craft Fair.

December 5th

Buy unique Christmas gifts from 30 different local artists at the 12th Annual Creekside Craft Fair.

December 6th

The Kids' Christmas Choir begins rehearsals in the Student Center during the 10:30 a.m. service. All elementary students are invited to join.

December 7th

Listen to "Finding Jesus In Old Testament Events" from Creekside's Christmas 2009 series, "Before There Was Christmas."

December 8th

Send a Christmas card to one of Creekside's missionaries. Contact Sharon Wallace for addresses.

December 9th

Think about joining the Creekside Christmas Choir. They will rehearse on Thursday, December 17th at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday,December 19th at 9:30 a.m. and sing at the December 20th morning services. Everyone is invited to participate!

December 10th

Check out the Samaritan's Purse gift catalog and learn how you can help people all around the world with gifts like dairy animals, refugee relief, emergency housing, and freshwater wells.

December 11th

Listen to "Christmas And The Missionary God" from Creekside's Christmas 2009 series, "Before There Was Christmas."

December 12th

Spend the morning decorating 6 different ornaments and eating delicious cookies at Creekside's annual Ornament Making Party for kids and their families.

December 13th

Pack gift bags and write cards for homeless students during the 10:30 a.m. service. This is part of our Hope For The Homeless outreach.

December 14th

Listen to "Finding Jesus In Old Testament Objects" from Creekside's Christmas 2009 series, "Before There Was Christmas."

December 15th

Help fight hunger in our community while you're shopping for Christmas cookie ingredients. Add some non-perishable foods to your cart to donate to the San Lorenzo Family Help Center.

December 16th

Listen to "Christmas And The Story Of The Bible" from Christmas 2011.

December 17th

Bless the residents at Jones Nursing Home in San Leandro as we sing, play games, and pray from 10:30-11:45 a.m. Children are welcome!

December 18th

Middle and high school students are invited to A Very Star Wars Christmas!

December 19th

Give yourself the gift of closet space and recycle your old and unused electronics at the E-Waste fundraiser for our English Camp Missions Trip.

December 20th

Hear the joyful sounds of our Christmas Choirs during both the 9:00 and 10:30 a.m. services.

December 21st

Listen to "The Savior Of A Beautiful, Broken World" from Christmas 2013.

December 22nd

Listen to "Hostility, Humility, And A Humble Savior" from Christmas 2013.

December 23rd

Listen to "How The Gospel Is Hidden In The Christmas Message" from Christmas 2014.

December 24th

Celebrate Christ coming to earth at our Christmas Eve service.