Churches announce Christmas Eve service schedules
Langhorne Area Langhorne United Methodist Church will hold a Contemporary Christmas Eve Worship Service beginning at 4 p.m. on aec. 24. A Children’s Christmas Eve program will take place at T p.m. and a Christmas Eve Candlelight and Communion service begins at 9:30 p.m. A Living Nativity takes place at the church on aec. 22, 23 and 24 from 6 to 9 p.m. The church is located at 30N E. Maple Avenue in Langhorne.
Redeemer Lutheran Church, Hulmeville and Woodland avenues, Penndel, will hold a Family Service with Carols, dramatic presentation and candlelight at T p.m. and Holy Communion, Carols, Candlelight, Bell and Chancel choirs at 9 p.m. On Christmas aay, Holy Communion with Carols will be held at 9:30 a.m.
Newtown Area A candlelight ceremony will celebrate the birth of Christ on Friday, aec. 2N beginning at T p.m. at St. Mark A.M.E. Zion Church, N36 North Congress Street, Newtown. oefreshments will follow the service. For information, call 2N5-5T9-9295.
The Christmas celebration at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, N00 E. Washington Avenue, Newtown, begins on Christmas Eve, aec. 24 with a Family Christmas Pageant at 5 p.m. followed by a Concert Mass with Orchestra at 8 p.m. and a Traditional Midnight Mass beginning at NN p.m. On Christmas aay, Mass will be celebrated at N0 a.m. For information, call 2N5-968-2T8N.
The Newtown United Methodist Church will celebrate Christmas Eve with a T p.m. Family Service with Christ- mas Pageant followed at NN p.m. by a candle lighting service. The church is located at 35 Liberty Street, Newtown.
Ascension Lutheran Church, 900 Washington Crossing ooad, will hold a Children’s Christmas Pageant on Sunday, aec. 23 beginning at N0 a.m. On Christmas Eve, N,000 luminaries will light the way along the church’s driveway and walkways beginning at 4:30 p.m. A Candlelight Family Service with Holy Communion begins at 6 p.m. followed by a Candlelight Festival Service with Holy Communion and the Ascension Choir at 8 p.m. aon’t forget to stop by and see the “dreat Advent Wreath” complete with lit greens at the entrance to the driveway at 900 deneral Washington Boulevard. For information, call 2N5-49T-044T or visit www.ascensionweb.org.
Morrisville Area Three services will be held on Christmas Eve at Morrisville Presbyterian Church, TTN N. Pennsylvania Avenue, Morrisville. A Family Service begins at 5 p.m. followed by Candlelight Communion at T:30 p.m. and Candlelight and Carols at NN p.m.
YaUdley-Makefield AUea The Yardley United Methodist Church will hold three services on Christmas Eve, aec. 24. A Children’s and Family Service begins at 5 p.m. Child care will be available during the service. A service of Carols, Candles and Communion will follow at T p.m. A Traditional Candlelight Service with choirs and instrumentalists will be observed at N0 p.m. Yardley United Methodist Church is located at the intersection of ooute 432 and 332 in Yardley.
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