Christmas Eve Eve Service Monday At Christ United Methodist

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

A first Candlelight Christmas Eve Eve Service will be held at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road, Monday at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary with music, carols and  candles. 

Three Christmas Eve Candlelight services in the sanctuary will be offered Tuesday at 3, 5 and 7 p.m. with special music by the choir, instrumental ensemble, brass and Doug Richesin. 

In addition, there will be two special Candlelight services for families, especially young children, beginning at 3 and 5 p.

m. in the Commons. They will feature live music, Christmas carols and a live message from the Rev. Mark Flynn. All children are invited to participate in a live nativity scene. Children are to come dressed in angel, shepherd or wise men costumes.


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