Join the Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir under the direction of Terrance Kelly for their 34th Annual Holiday Concert: Open Your Mouth, Say Somethin! This annual concert will surely lift spirits and inspire joy among all who step through the Paramounts doors. Hosted by Fantastic Negrito Featuring the Oakland Interfaith Community Choir and Oakland Interfaith Youth Choir ASL interpretation by Half-N-Half Tickets: $17-47 | Link
Marcus McCauley Sessions’ take on the Holidays with a glamorous, soul stirring production “Holiday at The Temple” An Elegant Affair. Featured artists are Lena Byrd Miles, Dasha Moore, Demetrius Tolefree, Tanya Fitzgerald, Victor Brice, Aliya Hall, Lauren Byrd, Lisa Barksdale, The Byrd Sisters, Shelene Huey-Booker, Ashling Cole, Pamela Sharp, K-Ross, and Donnell Garrett. https://youtu.be/QGKV2_r4FQw Join us on the evening of December 7th for a sweeping string section, live horns, band and top notch singers. Come dressed in your best and experience your holiday favorites ….. with a twist. Gospel, Classical, and Jazz will tickle your ears and put you right in the holiday spirit.
Psalms 34:3 " O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together!" Brothers and Sisters in Christ you are invited to help Taylor Memorial UMC's Anointed Praise Choir (TAP) celebrate their 5th Winter Gospel Concert on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 5 P.M. Doors open at 4:30 and Children under 5 years of age are free! Tickets: $20-25 | Link Rev. Dr. Theon Johnson, III - Senior Pastor www.taylorumc.org
Even in the dark of night, this light shines forth! Our Midnight Mass, beginning at 10:30 pm, is the festive celebration as we ring in Christmas, full of tradition but with an All Souls flavor. You can expect wonderful Christmas music, complete with a string quartet and trumpet, the beauty of communion, and time to be family together. We’ll continue the celebration with a festive reception after the service. Note that there will be incense at this service.
FREE ADMISSIONS: This year we are bringing Christmas to you for 2 days of Wonderland at Redemption! Schedule: DECEMBER 22 10am - 5pm: Wonderland Activities (Communion Services at 9am & 11:15am) DECEMBER 24 2pm - 8pm: Wonderland Activities 6pm - 7pm: Candlelight Service December 22nd and 24th we’ll have a Wonderland of snowy fun, an ice skating rink, an inflatable slide for adults & kids, food trucks, and lots of fun for all! Hot cocoa will keep you warm as you enjoy all the festivities and sing-along to Christmas carols with the Redemption Choir. And don’t forget that family photo with Santa and the elves! Wonderland is open Sunday, December 22nd from 10am - 5pm and Christmas Eve from 2-8pm, and be sure to join us for our candlelight and communion service with lots of incredible surprises from 6-7pm. If you would like to volunteer for any of these days please register online at http://myredemption.cc/wonderland
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