``Power in Weakness'' will be the sermon given by the Rev. Emma Moore-Kochlacs at the 10:15 a.m. Sunday service for First United Methodist Church, 18120 Saticoy St., Reseda, (818) 344-7135.
The Rev. Phillip Longfellow Anderson will deliver the sermon ``Christmas Purples'' at the 10 a.m. Sunday service for Church of the Lighted Window, 1200 Foothill Blvd., La Canada Flintridge, (818) 790-1185.
St. John's in the Valley United Methodist Church, 20600 Roscoe Blvd., Winnetka, will have the Rev. Keith Hwang giving the sermon, ``Discovering Emmanuel'' at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday service, (818) 341-6434.
Temple Beth Hillel, 12326 Riverside Drive, Valley Village, will have Hanukkah music at the 7:30 p.m. Shabbat service on Friday, (818) 763-9148.
St. Cyril of Jerusalem Roman Catholic Church, 15520 Ventura Blvd., Encino, will present a traditional ``Service of Lessons and Carols'' at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, (818) 986-8234.
Calvary Chapel Mid Valley will have 10 a.m. Sunday services, with a sermon on the book of James, held in the first-floor movie theater of Encino Town Center, 17200 Ventura Blvd., Encino, (818) 994-2443.
The sermon titled ``Isaiah'' will be given at the 8:15 and 9:45 a.m. Sunday services for Moorpark Presbyterian Church, 13950 Peach Hill Road, Moorpark, (805) 529-8422.
Agoura Bible Fellowship, 5564 Foothill Drive, Agoura Hills, will have 9 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday services, (818) 889-7449.
Temple Beth Torah, 16651 Rinaldi St., Granada Hills, will have a 1997 Hanukkah Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Friday, (818) 831-0835.
A St. Thomas' Sunday sermon will be given by the Rev. Keith Banwart at the 10 a.m. Sunday service for St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, 1920 W. Glenoaks Blvd., Glendale, (818) 842-3138.
``First Intentions'' is the sermon that will be given by the Rev. Tom Johnson at the 10 a.m. Sunday meeting for the Center for Highly Effective Living, held at Chapel of the Pacific Lodge, 4900 Serrania Ave., Woodland Hills, (818) 883-1300.
The Rev. Margie Ann will speak on ``Love is Our Peace'' at the 11 a.m. Sunday service for Encino Community Church, 5955 Lindley Ave., Encino, (818) 345-8085.
``Two Women and a Baby'' will be the topic of the Sunday services at 8:30, 9:30 and 11 a.m. at Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, 7500 De Soto Ave., Canoga Park, (818) 898-2109.
Desert Winds Community Church, 2121 E. Palmdale Blvd., Palmdale, will have the Rev. Ned Beadel giving the sermon ``Learn How to Celebrate Christmas'' at the 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday services, (805) 266-3400.
Northridge United Methodist Church, 9650 Reseda Blvd., Northridge, will present a Christmas concert at 7 p.m. Sunday. Tickets can be obtained by calling (818) 886-1555.
Christmas will be celebrated at the 10 a.m. Sunday Divine Liturgy for St. Michael Orthodox Catholic Antiochian Church, 16643 Vanowen St., Van Nuys, (818) 994-2313.
``Something About Joey,'' a Christmas play, will be presented at 6 p.m. today and 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Shepherd's Evangelical Free Church, 5345 Wilhelmina St., Woodland Hills, (818) 367-7956.
Temple Ramat Zion, 17655 Devonshire St., Northridge, will hold its annual Hanukkah dinner at 7:15 p.m. Friday, (818) 360-1881.
Adat Y'shua Ha Adon Messianic Congregation, 5700 Rudnick Ave., Woodland Hills, will have a free Hanukkah Carnival at 10:45 a.m. today. Child care will be available, (818) 222-0200.
``We Have God's Son'' will the sermon given by the Rev. Thomas William Hirsch at the 10 a.m. Sunday service for Christ Lutheran Church, 2400 W. Burbank Blvd., Burbank, (818) 846-4415.
``When God Throws a Party'' will be the sermon given at by the Rev. Paul Shin at the 9:30 a.m. Sunday service for Church of the Brethren, 14517 Osborne St., Panorama City, (818) 892-2587.