Antioch Church: Senior Pastor Ken Wytsma; “Praise Her In the Gates," as part of a series on Proverbs; Sunday at 9:30 a.m.; Redux Q-and-A after the service; Bend High School, 230 N.E. Sixth St., Bend.
Bend Christian Fellowship: Pastor Charlie Endicott; “Jesus the Boy"; Sunday at 10 a.m.; 4twelve youth group: Wednesday at 7 p.m.; 19831 Rocking Horse Road, Bend.
Bend Church of the Nazarene: Pastor Virgil Askren; “Pieces of Peace"; Sunday at 10:15 a.m.; 1270 N.E. 27th St., Bend.
Discovery Christian Church: Pastor Dave Drullinger; “Told to the Maiden," based on Luke 1:26-38; Sunday at 10 a.m.; 334 N.W. Newport Ave., Bend.
Eastmont Church: Pastor John Lodwick; “The Incredible Incarnation," based on Philippians 2:5-11, as part of a Christmas series; Sunday at 9 and 10:45 a.m.; 62425 Eagle Road, Bend.
Father’s House Church Of God: Pastor Randy Wills; Children’s Christmas Program; Sunday at 10 a.m.; 61690 Pettigrew Road, Bend. The youth group meets Wednesday at 7 p.m.
The Fellowship at Bend: Pastor Brett Anderson; “Benefits in Christ," based on 1 Corinthians 1:4-9; Sunday at 10 a.m.; Summit High School, 2855 N.W. Clearwater Drive, Bend.
First Presbyterian Church: Lead pastor Steven Koski; “Unwrapping Jesus: Revolutionary"; Sunday at 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. services and 5:01 p.m. evensong service; 230 N.E. Ninth St., Bend.
First United Methodist Church: The Rev. Thom Larson; “I Believe in Life Centered in Faith, Fellowship and Service," based on Philippians 4:4-9, and a praise cantata; Sunday at 9 and 11 a.m.; 680 N.W. Bond St., Bend.
Foundry Church (Formerly First Baptist church): Pastor Syd Brestel; “Incarnation" and “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing," as part of the series “The Carols of Christmas"; Sunday at 10:15 a.m.; 60 N.W. Oregon Ave., Bend.
Grace First Lutheran Church: Pastor Joel LiaBraaten; “Waiting Can Be Hard!" and “Clearing a Path"; Sunday at 9:30 a.m.; 2265 N.W. Shevlin Park Road, Bend.
Grace Reformed Presbyterian Church: Pastor Dan Dillard; “What to Give at Christmas," based on Isaiah 9:6-7; Sunday at 10:30 a.m.; 62162 Hamby Road, Bend.
Journey Church: Pastor Keith Kirkpatrick; “The Never Ending Story"; Sunday at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.; 70 N.W. Newport Ave., Bend.
Nativity Lutheran Church: Pastor Craig Jorgensen; “Funny Things Are Everywhere," based on Luke 3:1-6; Sunday at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.; 60850 Brosterhous Road, Bend.
New Hope Church: Pastor Randy Myers; “The Message of the Light," as part of the series “Christmas Light"; today at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 9 and 10:45 a.m.; 20080 Pinebrook Blvd., Bend.
Spiritual awareness community of the cascades: Guest speaker Wes Hervey; Sunday at 9 a.m.; held at The Old Stone Church, 157 N.W. Franklin Ave., Bend.
Springs of Life Ministries: Evangelist and Bible teacher Eddie Cienda; Wednesdays at 7 p.m.; The Sound Garden Studio, 1279 N.E. Second St., Bend.
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Central Oregon:The Rev. Alex Holt; “Miracles, Marvels and Moments of Grace"; Sunday at 11 a.m.; at the Old Stone Church, 157 N.W. Franklin Ave., Bend.
Westside Church: Pastor Ken Johnson; “Raw Part #1 Friends"; today at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday at 8, 9 and 10:45 a.m.; 2051 N.W. Shevlin Park Road, Bend.
Westside South Campus: Pastor Ken Johnson; “Raw Part #1 Friends"; Sunday at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.; 1245 S.E. Third St., Bend.
Community Presbyterian Church: Children’s Pageant “A Traditional Christmas Pageant"; Sunday at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.; 529 N.W. 19th St., Redmond.
Emmaus Lutheran Church: The Rev. David Poovey; “On Your Knees," based on Luke 3:1-6; Sunday at 10:30 a.m.; 2175 S.W. Salmon Ave., Redmond.
Grace lutheran Church at Eagle Crest: Pastor Randy VanMehren; “Ready or Not, Jesus Is Coming Soon"; Sunday at 10:30 a.m.; Eagle Crest Banquet and Conference Facility, 1522 Cline Falls Road, Redmond.
St. Paul’s Anglican Church: Father John Pennington; “Heads Up!," based on Luke 21:25-33; Sunday at 10 a.m.; Southwest 12th Avenue and Forest Avenue, Redmond.
Zion Lutheran Church: Pastor Eric Burtness; “Preparing Like John the Baptist," as part of the series “Advent Conspiracy: Christmas Can Still Change the World"; Sunday at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.; and an advent service; Wednesday at 7 p.m. following soup at 6:15 p.m.; 1113 Black Butte Blvd., Redmond.
Shepherd’s Valley Cowboy church: Pastor Jordan Weaver; Sunday at 10:30 a.m.; in the cafe of The Rim Rock Riders Equestrian Facility, Brasada Ranch, 17037 S.W. Alfalfa Road, Powell Butte.
Agape Harvest Fellowship: Youth group Wednesday at 7 p.m.; 52460 Skidgel Road, La Pine.
Community Bible Church at Sunriver: Pastor Glen Schaumloeffel; “Zechariah’s Testimony," as part of the series “Everlasting Light"; Sunday at 9:30 a.m.; 1 Theater Drive, Sunriver.
Concordia Lutheran Mission: The Rev. Willis Jenson; “St. John the Baptist Preached God’s Forgiveness in Christ Crucified for the Sins of Men," based on Luke 3:3; Sunday at 11 a.m.; and “Our Gracious King Jesus Christ Is God Whose Throne Endures Forever," based on Psalm 45:6; Sunday at 1 p.m.; held at Terrebonne Grange Hall, 8286 11th St., Terrebonne.
Four Sundays of Advent: A meal with a time of connection, worship and reflection, hosted by The Common Table; donations accepted; 6-7:30 p.m. Sunday; 231 N.W. Idaho Ave., Bend.
Being an Ordinary Buddha: Book signing and talk by author Michael Stevens and an art sale benefitting Ten Friends Relief Project in Nepal and the Natural Dharma Center; free; 7-9 p.m. Thursday; Old Stone Church, 157 Franklin Ave., Bend; contact 541-388-3352 or www.naturalminddharma.org.
Alpha Marriage Course: 7-week dinner course; Mondays at 6:30 p.m. starting January 14; Desert Song Community Church, 640 S.W. Evergreen Ave., Redmond; contact 541-504-0402, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.relationshipcentral.org.