Come home for Christmas at any of the four Christmas Eve Candlelight services offered on Wednesday, December 24.
At 4:00pm, we offer a Candlelight Family Worship and a family friendly musical, We Three Spies, featuring Project Praise and a 20-piece live band.
Our 6:00pm Candlelight & Communion service features classical Christmas carols by our Chancel Choir, DARING youth choir, and orchestra.
At the 8:00pm Candlelight & Communion worship, our Resonate Praise team leads us in singing favorite carols of Christmas.
Rev. Todd Harris will deliver the message, The Light of Lights, at both the 6:00pm and 8:00pm service, a sermon based on scripture from Luke 2:2-20.
At 10:30pm, our Carillon Handbell Choir presents a special Sounds of the Season Holiday Handbell Concert followed by a Candlelight & Communion Christmas Vigil at 11:00pm. Music at this service is led by Catalyst, our youth praise team, and Mosaic, an ensemble of musicians home from college on their Christmas break. Rev. Abe Smith will share a Christmas message.
Our Christmas Eve offering benefits our missions ministry at FUMC Allen. Just some of the agencies and events that will receiving funding from your gifts include Allen Community Outreach, Change the World Weekend, Habitat for Humanity, and Send Hope.
The church office is closed at noon on Wednesday, December 24.
We’ll be closed all day Thursday, December 25 and Friday, December 26
so that our staff can celebrate the holiday with their families.
On December 28, FUMC Allen will offer worship at 9:30am and 11:00am only.
Sunday school classes will not meet.
Nursery will be open during worship for children ages 4 and under.