Church briefs December 23

Pastor Zach Harris

■ Next Generation Church, 2506 N. Railroad St., Winterville, will host a Christmas Eve service at 9 a.m. Sunday.

First Baptist Church in Cantonment will hold a Candlelight Service on Christmas Eve at 4 p.m. Musical Prelude & Festival Eve of the Nativity Eucharist.

Local churches plan services to celebrate the season on Christmas Eve, Sunday, Dec. 24, and on Christmas Day, Monday, Dec. 25.

Our traditional Christmas Eve candlelight worship service begins at 7 p.m.

There is a 10 a.m. Christmas carol service and a 7:30 p.m. candlelight service.

At Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Prescott Valley, that means five worship services from Sunday to Monday morning: one combined Sunday morning service at 9:30 a.m., and three Christmas Eve services at 5:30, 8 and 11 p.m.

Mill Creek Church, 1649 Mill Creek Road, invites you to "A Night to Remember" at 10 p.m. on December 31 with special musical guest Jordan Dorsey (American Idol finalist), with theme Time 2 Build God a Church. A Christmas Eve service will be held at 11 p.m. Sunday. New Year's Eve. Candlelighting and communion with Chancel Choir at 10 p.m.

Our Christmas Eve service will be 5 p.m. on Dec, 24. - Christmas Eve Candlelight Service, 5 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 24.

Ardmore Baptist Church, 501 Miller St., will have services at 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

First Baptist Church, 1635 Fostoria Ave., invites the public to its Sunday Christmas services. New Year's Eve. Contemporary service at 9:30 a.m.

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" Overseas Students Mission hosts Christmas dinner for global University of Virginia students at 6 p.m. Monday".

Walnut St., Farmville, will host a morning prayer at 11 a.m. Sunday.

The deadline for submitting items for church briefs is 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Saint Monica's Episcopal Church will hold their traditional Family-oriented Christmas Eve Service of Holy Eucharist.

First Presbyterian Church, 1400 S. Elm St., will have a worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday.

The children of Immanuel Lutheran Church's Sunday school will lead the 10 a.m. Sunday morning worship with the theme "A Sola Christmas", focusing on the truths of Grace Alone, Faith Alone, Scripture Alone and Christ Alone. The service will include a celebration of communion.

CAREY - The Basilica and National Shrine of Our Lady of Consolation will hold Mass at 5:30 p.m. Saturday and at 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday. New Year's Day Mass at 8:30 a.m. There will be no 7:30 a.m. service this week. At 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday there will be Christmas Eve lovefeasts.

ARCADIA - Trinity Lutheran Church, 18974 OH 12, Arcadia, will hold a Sunday Advent worship service at 9:30 a.m. Family Christmas Eve Mass will be held at 5:30 p.m., and a midnight Mass with loft music begins at 11:30 p.m. Christmas Day Mass begins at 10 a.m.

Fulp Moravian Church, 1556 US 311, Walnut Cove, will have an American Red Cross blood drive from 1 to 5:30 p.m. January 7 in the fellowship hall.

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