Christmas Worship and Holiday Events

11.07.18 | News, kidsfirstnews

    Join us for Christmas Worship & Holiday Events at First Church in Mission Valley

     

    December 2 & 3

    Advent Choral Concert

    7 PM | Sanctuary | MESSIAH  more details...
    Come hear our 160-voice combined Chancel Choir and Masterwork Chorale, along with our Vocal Quartet, Jaebon Hwang, Associate Director/Organist and members and friends of the San Diego Symphony perform Messiah.
    Free will offering.

     

    December 12

    Carol Sing: Carols from the British Isles

     6:45 PM | Music Center
    Learn the stories behind and sing selected folk carols and hymns from the British Isles. 
    Refreshments, too!

     

    December 24

    Christmas Eve at First Church 

    with candle lighting and singing of Silent Night

    AFTERNOON

    3 PM  |  Family Service  & Candle lighting  |  Sanctuary
    Sing carols and hear the story Jesus' birth plus a short message.
    Nursery care  available 

    5 PM  |  Christmas Pageant & Candle lighting  |  Sanctuary
    The Christmas story experienced in song readings, nativity scene and candle lighting.
    Nursery care available 

    EVENING

    8 PM  |  Lessons, Carols & Candles  |  Sanctuary
    The Christmas story shared through choral music by our Contemporary Singers, congregational singing, and inspiring message concluding with candle lighting and singing of Silent Night.
    Nursery care available

    10:45 PM  |  Lessons, Carols & Candles  |  Sanctuary
    The Christmas story shared through choral music by our Chancel Choir, congregational singing, and inspiring message concluding with candle lighting and singing of Silent Night.

    10:20 PM  |  Holy Communion  |  Trotter Chapel
    The sacrament of  holy communion is offered in the intimate Trotter Chapel prior to the 10:45 PM sanctuary worship.

     

    December 25

    Christmas Day

    10 AM  |  Lessons & Carols  |  Sanctuary
    Celebrate the Christ Child's birth at this service of carols, lessons, and a Christmas message in the light-filled sanctuary decorated with Poinsettias and greenery.