22 Days of Christmas

at Crestview

December 4 -25, 2016

22 Days is designed to give you and your family an opportunity to grow, serve, give and attend together this holiday season with Crestview.

  • Attend/SERVE: Jingle Jam                                     Sunday

    Looking for some FUN for the WHOLE FAMILY during this holiday season? Take a break from the mall, stop staring at those gifts that need wrapping, and come chill with us at the coolest party this side of the North Pole. Don't miss Jingle Jam-a Christmas Party big enough for the whole family! This outreach event is a great opportunity to SERVE at Crestview, too!

    5PM - 7PM

  • Serve: Midland Crisis Center                            Monday

    The Midland Crisis Center is a non profit ministry located in Midland.  The Crisis Center distributes food, hygiene items and clothes weekly and provides a place for people to wash clothes.  

    Volunteers are needed to organize food shelves and sort through winter clothes from 9AM- 11AM. 

  • Serve: 311 ministries                                               Tuesday

    311 is a non profit ministry here in Midland dedicated to serving the underprivileged children in the MISD. 

    Volunteers are needed to wrap Christmas gifts from 5PM - 7PM.  

  • give: closet clean out day                         Wednesday

    Take time today to have your kids clean out old toys and clothes and donate to Goodwill, the Crisis Center or Salvation Army in Midland.  This is a great way to teach your children about giving and blessing others this holiday season.  

  • Grow:  family meal

    Spend time as a family around the table and share a meal together with no electronics!  You will be amazed at the conversations you can have!  Talk about your favorite Christmas tradition or share a Christmas memory of when you were a child.  

  • serve: The Big Nine challenge

    Take time today and join Crestview in taking the big Nine Challenge.  Find 9 ways you can serve someone.  Pick up trash in a yard on your street, leave a treat for a city worker, take hot chocolate to a school crossing guard.  Be creative!  

  • GROW: Read luke 2: 1-2

    Take time as a family today and read Luke 2: 1-20.  

  • give: forward by faith christmas offering

    attend: baptism

    Today Crestview will receive our FBF offering. 

    Baptism will take place after the 11:30AM service.

    Families can pick up, Happy Birthday Jesus boxes in Kid's Zone. 

  • serve: Buckner family place

    Volunteers are needed to load gifts and deliver gifts to Buckner Family Place.  Meet at Crestview at 5:30PM.  

  • give: Poinsettia Day

    Attend: xyz christmas luncheon

    Purchase and deliver a beautiful Poinsettia plant to a nursing home resident today. 

    *The Village at Manor Park 2208 N Loop 250 W  *Rockwood Manor 2000 N Main St.

    *Senior Care Midland 3000 Mockingbird Lane

    Enjoy lunch and Christmas music with Senior Adults 11:30AM - 1:00PM in Crestview Student Area.

  • attend: unite night for students

    Drag out your ugly Christmas sweaters! All students are encouraged to wear the ugliest sweater they have (or can find).  Prizes will be awarded throughout the night!

    The nite begins at 6PM with food and fun!

  • give: put a bow on it night

    Pick up your special "bows" on Sunday the 11th.  Take some time and bake a treat, purchase a dessert and hand deliver your "bows" to a neighbor on your street. Invite them to Christmas Eve Services here art Crestview on December 24. 

  • give: treat a misd school

    Teachers and staff in MISD are about to send students off for the Christmas break.  Why not stop by a school close to you and bless the staff!  Take a plate of cookies, bake some warm bread, be creative.  The staff will love you for thinking of them. 

  • grow: matthew 2: 1-12

    Take time as a family and read Matthew 2: 1-12. 

  • Attend: Kids Pajama day

    All kids are encouraged to wear their favorite Christmas PJs to church!  

  • serve: midland crisis center

    Volunteers are needed to assemble Christmas Blessing Boxes from 5:30PM - 7:30PM.  During this time, families have been invited to stop by the Center and pick up their boxes to have during the christmas season.  This is a great opportunity to visit with people in our community.  

  • grow: Christmas lights viewing

    Hop in the car and drive around Midland taking in the sights of Christmas lights. Great way to be together and sing your favorite Christmas carols.  Maybe even stop along the way and go caroling!

  • give: It's on me day!

    Today we are asking everyone to join us by purchasing items for someone today. Whether you are in a drive through line, grocery store, gas station or restaurant, take time to bless someone today. 

  • grow: family movie night

    Take time out of your busy holiday schedule and watch a Christmas movie together.  

  • grow: christmas bingo

    Spend some time tonight playing Christmas Bingo.  Free printable cards here.

  • attend: christmas eve services

    give: Christmas offering

    Plan on attending one of Crestview's Christmas Eve Services.  The services are at 4:00 PM and 5:30 PM.  You will have an opportunity to take a family photo at the 22 Days of Christmas photo booth. 

  • attend: christmas day service

    After you open gifts, join us for a Christmas Day service at 11:00 AM. 

    (This is the only service time of the day)