Christmas at Christ UMC!
November 24 | Hanging of the Greens
This service marks the beginning of Advent. All of the choirs and ensembles of the church will offer music while you watch the Sanctuary become adorned with Christmas decorations. This is the perfect way to begin your preparations for Christmas! Join us in the Sanctuary at 4:00 pm.
December 3 | Christmas by Candlelight
Christmas by Candlelight is a wonderful event where groups get together and decorate their own tables. Tickets are now on sale in the Connection Center for Christmas by Candlelight, December 3 at 7:00 pm. Entertainment will be provided by a barbershop quartet from A&M’s singing cadets. Tickets are limited and go quickly, so get yours today!
December 4 | Kidz Christmas Stocking Stuffing
Children’s and Youth Ministries are hosting a fun night full of service, fellowship and worship. Wednesday, December 4th from 6:30-8:00 PM in Big House. Join us to stuff the Christmas stockings for the Kidz Christmas service project. We will assemble the stockings, pray over them and have a time of worship and praise.
December 7 | Kidz Christmas Shopping
“Truly I tell you, whatever you did for the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me” Matthew 25:40
Be Christ’s Light for under privileged children this Season by serving at KIDZ CHRISTMAS this year!!!! On December 7th we will take about 200 Kidz shopping at the Bryan and College Station Target stores, then bring them back to the Fellowship Hall for Pancakes, Sausage and Fun.
It really does take a Village to make this special day happen.
Many service opportunities are available including:
- Funding all or part of a KIDZ’ $125 shopping spree
- Being a Shopper Elf with families at one of the Target Stores
- Chaperoning on the KIDZ CHRISTMAS Bus
- Serving KIDZ Pancakes and
- Numerous other opportunities in and around the Fellowship Hall.
Donate and/or Volunteer now in the Narthex for KIDZ CHRISTMAS
December 7 | BVSO Christmas Concert
Come and experience the sounds of Christmas. The Sanctuary Choir and Canticle Bells will join together with 13 brass players and James Faith on the organ. This concerts is sold out each year so get your tickets early. Tickets are $25 and available in the Connection Center or from BVSO. Join us in the Sanctuary at 5:00 pm.
December 8 | Music Ministry Christmas Program
The choirs and orchestra of Christ UMC will tell the story of our Savior's birth through familiar carols and scripture on Sunday, December 8th at 8:00 am and 11:00 am. Join us as we experience the majesty and wonder of the true meaning of Christmas!
December 11 | Family Movie Night***Date change
Join us at 6:00 pm for Family Movie Night featuring "The Star"! In this animated feature, a small but brave donkey and his animal friends become the unsung heroes of the first Christmas.
December 14 | PJ's and Pancakes
Moms are invited to bring their sons and daughters, ages 4 years to second grade, to this special holiday event at 9:30 am! Wear your pajamas and come ready to eat pancakes, play games and make wonderful holiday memories together! Register today!
December 15 | Keyboards at Christmas
Come and experience this one of a kind event in College Station. Four grand pianos and eight pianist all playing at the same time! You will hear all of your Christmas and Holiday favorites . Admission is free, but come early to get a seat.
December 18 | Service of Remembrance
You and your family are invited to attend a Service of Remembrance at 6:00 pm hosted by the Congregational Care Ministries of Christ UMC. This service offers family and friends a chance to grieve, to heal, to remember, and to reconnect with staff and volunteers who cared for their loved one. Refreshments will be served after the service. If you have any questions, please contact Kay at 979-690-4673.