Christmas Worship Services

The Christmas Eve worship service times on December 24 have changed and are:

5:00 PM Spoken Service of Word and Sacrament
9:00 PM Chanted Service Word and Sacrament

All services include:
Traditional carols
Lighting of the Christmas Candle in the center of the Advent Wreath
A Christmas Story for Children
Special Music by Emmanuel’s musicians and vocalists
Gospel from Luke 2
Homily by Pastor Warner
Holy Communion
“Silent Night” with congregation candle lighting
The Christmas Day service on December 25  remains at 10:00 AM.  Come as you are.  The service includes:
Holy Communion
Gospel from John 1: “The Word became flesh and lived among us”

On Sunday December 27 there will be one 10:00 AM service of Christmas Lessons and Carols
Emmanuel’s Christmas tree remains up and lighted
The service includes 7 readings from scripture, each followed by a Christmas hymn. There is no sermon, but Holy Communion will be celebrated

Why not invite others to join you as you come to worship? Christmas services offer a great introductory experience for those seeking a church home.