Roxborough area congregations announce Christmas, New Year’s services.
Churches in Roxborough, Manayunk, Wissahickon, Andorra and East Falls have announced holiday services, as listed below.
If a church is not listed, contact that church’s office for specific information.
8711 Ridge Ave., Andorra The Rev. William Hartman, pastor
Info: 215-519-5810; facebook.com/AndorraBaptist
Dec. 23: 11 a.m. Fourth Advent
401 Martin St., Roxborough Info: 215-483-6968; bethany-lutheran.net; facebook.com/BethanyLutheranELCA
All are welcome.
Dec. 24: 7:30 p.m. Christmas carols and songs; 8 p.m. candlelight service with the Rev. Danny Phelps and the Rev. John Harris presiding
Church of St. Alban, Episcopal
500 Fairthorne Ave., Roxborough
The Rev. Fr. Paul Adler, rector Info: 215-482-2627; churchofstalban.com; facebook.com/churchofstalban
Dec. 24: 4 and 7 p.m. services. Dec. 25: 10 a.m. service.
Community Bible Fellowship
6035 Ridge Ave., Roxborough The Rev. Richard Sparling, pastor
Info: 215-482-1489; cbfroxborough.com; facebook.com/CBFRoxborough
Dec. 23: 10:45 a.m. service. 6:30 p.m. an evening of Christmas carols. The Christmas story will be told in scripture, play, special music and the lighting of the candles. The church invites all to come and join us for a service to remember the “reason for the season.”
East Falls Presbyterian Church
3800 Vaux St., East Falls The Rev. Kari Olsen, pastor Info: 215-848-6232; fallspres.com
Dec. 24: 4:30 p.m. family service with children’s pageant. 11 p.m. candlelight service.
Epic Church will have identical Christmas services, all at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre, 480 S. Broad St., Center City.
Thursday, Dec. 20: 6:30 and 8 p.m. services.
Sunday, Dec. 23:10 and 11:30 a.m. services.
Monday, Dec. 24: 2:30 p.m. service
Free tickets are available at epic.church/christmas. The church will not have services in Roxborough Sundays, Dec. 23 and 30. The churc will offer a digital service called #EpicEverywhere starting on Dec. 30 at epic.church.
Holy Family Roman Catholic
234 Hermitage St., Manayunk The Rev. Msgr. Patrick E. Sweeney, pastor
Info: 215-482-0450; holyfamilyphilly.org
Dec. 24: 4 p.m. Christmas vigil. Dec. 25: 10 a.m. Mass.
6301 Ridge Ave., Roxborough The Rev. Langdon Palmer, pastor
Info: 215-482-0293; levpres.org, facebook.com/levpres
Dec. 24: 4 p.m. kid friendly candlelight service with brass. 10:30 p.m. candlelight service with piano and cello. Both services will include classic Christmas carols, lessons, laughter, and the conviction that the first Christmas really happened.
Ridge Avenue United Methodist
7811 Ridge Ave., Roxborough Debra Coulbourn, pastor Info: 215-482-2653; ridgeaveumc.org
Dec. 24: 7 p.m. candlelight worship.
8230 Ridge Ave., Roxborough The Rev. Raymond Garcia, M. Div., pastor
Info: 215-483-2762; rpcnet.org; facebook.com/RoxboroughChurch
Dec. 23: 10:30 a.m. Christmas Cantata.
Dec. 24: 4:30 p.m. service.
St. John the Baptist Church, Manayunk
146 Rector St., Manayunk The Rev. Msgr. Kevin C. Lawrence, pastor
Info: 215-482-4600; stjohnmanayunk.org; facebook.com/sjbmanayunk
Dec. 24: 4 p.m. Christmas Vigil Mass with children’s pageant. 7 p.m. Christmas Vigil Mass.
Dec. 25: 10 a.m. Mass.
St. Timothy’s Episcopal
5720 Ridge Ave., Roxborough The Rev. Mother Bonnie McCrickard, rector
Info: 215-483-1529; sttimsrox.org; facebook.com/sttimsrox
Dec. 24: 4 p.m. family Mass. 10:15 p.m. High Mass, carols and anthems.
Dec. 25: 9:30 a.m. Low Mass.
New Year’s Eve Services The Ark at Wissahickon Presbyterian
5245 Ridge Ave., Wissahickon Info: 215-483-5252 Monday, Dec. 31: 10 p.m. New Year’s Eve service.
The Historic St. John/ Josie D. Heard AME Church
100 E. Eighth Ave., Conshohocken
The Rev. Robert Collier, pastor, The Galilee Baptist Church
The Rev. Bertha I. Johnson, pastor, The Josie D. Heard AME Church
The Rev. Edith J. Patterson-Payne, pastor, The Historic St John AME Church
Watch Night, Monday, Dec. 31: 8:30 p.m. fellowship dinner. 10 p.m. New Year’s Eve service.