Church sermon topics for Christmas Eve morning


The hall of St. David's Church was filled with the lovely voices of its choir and congregation as they gathered for their annual Christmas Carol Service on Wednesday night.

Soloist Kristen Pickering and the Laguna Presbyterian Church Choir sings in the Christmas season of 2011.

Redeemer Lutheran Church LCMC, 1009 Blanchard Ave., welcomes the public to celebrate the fourth Sunday of Advent at 10:30 a.m. Christmas Eve will be celebrated at 7 p.m.

BLUFFTON - The Pleasant View and Mount Cory United Methodist churches will hold a combined Christmas Eve candlelight service at 7 Pleasant View United Methodist, 300 Township Road 37, Bluffton.

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

The Eastside Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance at Eastside Baptist Church, 1632 Harding St.: Annual Watch Night Service for 2017, 10 p.m. December 31.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service, 4 p.m., Court Street United Methodist Church, 621 Court St. A 7 p.m. Christmas Eve candlelight and communion service is also scheduled.

While the church has done smaller Christmas Eve services in the past, Associate Pastor Ryan Burns said it started the candlelight service and program in 2004.

Join us for Tuesday women's Bible study, Wednesday music practice, Thursday AWANA all taking place at 6:30 p.m. and Friday men's breakfast and Bible study at 7 a.m.

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

Snow possible Sunday with sun on Christmas
Look for a mostly sunny day on Tuesday with a morning start near freezing once again and an afternoon high in the low 50s. Travelers heading north to Dallas should bundle up because temperatures are expected stay mainly in the 40s.

Matins for the Nativity of Christ, 10 p.m. Sunday.

Emmanuel Lutheran Church invites you to worship with us twice this Sunday, Dec. 24.

2 p.m., 4 p.m., 6 p.m., 8 p.m., or 10:30 p.m. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. An evening worship service will begin at 5 p.m. A Christmas Day service with Holy Eucharist will begin at 10 a.m. Monday.

Unity Moravian Church, 8300 Concord Church Road, Lewisville will have a worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday.

Memorial Reformed Church, 236 W. Banner Ave., will celebrate the fourth Sunday in Advent 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. Mass at 10 a.m. The services celebrate the birth of Jesus with lovely music, a simple meal of a bun and mug of warm coffee, and a candle for every worshiper. The vigil Mass will be celebrated at 5 p.m. today. Christmas Eve Candlelight Services will be at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. on the Nine Mile Campus and 4 p.m. only on the Spanish Trail Campus. A 9 a.m. Christmas Day service will celebrate the Holy Eucharist.

- First United Methodist Church, Toronto: "What "Christmas Love" Is Intended to Do".

Scotts Grove Baptist: Pastor Terry Josleyn will speak at the 11 a.m. service.

Peace Lutheran Church, 1404 S. Ninth Ave.