Advent and Christmas Eve at FirstChurch

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Advent Worship Series
10 a.m. in the Sanctuary

Our Advent worship series, The Dwelling Place, focuses on incarnation and what it means that God chooses to dwell among us.

Advent Learning Hour Series
Sundays, Nov. 27; Dec. 4 & 11
11 a.m. in the Upper Room

The season of Advent is a time of expectation and waiting for the coming of the Light of the World, Jesus the Christ. Each week, we are reminded that the coming of the Savior brings Peace, Hope, Joy and Love. Please join us as clergy reflect on each of the Advent weeks to prepare us for Christmas.

FirstGifts Alternative Gift Market
Sunday, Dec. 4
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the Atrium

Each item included in the FirstGifts Alternative Gift Market supports a mission. Fair-trade gifts, stocking stuffers, holiday treats, and gift cards supporting the agencies are available for purchase and the proceeds contribute to each agencies’ missions. Online donation and gift market will be open Dec. 5 – 8.

A Service of Lessons & Carols
Sunday, Dec. 18
10 a.m. in the Sanctuary

Let your hearts be lifted by the beautiful music of Christmas interwoven with words of scripture telling the story of the Jesus’ birth. Music for the service will be provided by our Chancel Choir, Alleluya Ringers and guest instrumentalists.

Christmas Brunch
Sunday, Dec. 18
11 a.m. in the Atrium

Stop by the Atrium for food and fellowship including a choice of delicious brunch items. Adult Sunday School Classes will proceed as normal.

Christmas Eve
Saturday, Dec. 24
4:30 p.m. – Children at the Manger Service – Sanctuary

7:30 p.m. – Traditional Candlelight Service – Sanctuary
(streaming live on and re-broadcast at 11:35 p.m. on WFAA-TV, Channel 8). Childcare available beginning at 6:30 p.m.

All are encouraged to park in Bryan Tower at the southeast corner of San Jacinto and Harwood, diagonally across from the church. In addition, parking meters are located around the church. Limited parking for handicapped and those with mobility issues is available in the San Jacinto parking lot.

Christmas Day Worship
Sunday, Dec. 25
10 a.m. in the Sanctuary

New Year’s Day Worship – Wesleyan Covenant Service
Sunday, Jan. 1
10 a.m. in the Sanctuary

New Sunday Worship Time Begins
Sunday, Jan. 8
11 a.m. in the Sanctuary

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