Christmas

We’re getting ready for Christmas at Sunrise UMC!

 

Hanging of the Greens – Sunday November 26th

Get your heart ready for Advent!   On Sunday evening, November 26, you are invited to participate in an interactive worship experience called “Hanging of the Greens”.   Come at 5:30pm to help with preparations or come at 7:00pm to be a part of the service.  Sing Christmas carols, decorate the sanctuary and deepen your faith by learning the meaning behind our Christmas traditions.  All ages are welcome!

 

Advent Worship

We will be celebrating advent in worship on December 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th.
On Sunday the 24th, we will only have one morning worship service at 11:00am.

 

Christmas Cantata

Title: Sing a Song of Christmas
Arranged by: Bennett and Marton
When: Dec 10 – both services
This cantata is overflowing with joyful seasonal songs. Original material is mingled with traditional carols in a jubilant mix, crafted to create large musical impact with variety ranging from galloping gospels to contemporary ballads, from joyful carols to tender manger lullabies. Come celebrate Christmas through music, readings, and praise!

 

Christmas Potluck

December 17th – come celebrate Christmas as a Sunrise Family with your favorite dishes to share!  The Youth will do their Gift Exchange after they eat, and adults are welcomed to join in fellowship after dinner!

 

Christmas Eve Worship

Morning Worship – One Service Celebrating the Fourth Sunday of Advent

Christmas Eve Worship –

  • 3pm and 5pm- Interactive, family-friendly praise and worship experience.  Everyone is welcomed to celebrate Christmas Eve with laughter, songs, communion, and “candlelight” that is safe for all ages (via glowsticks!)
  • 7pm and 9pm –  Traditional Christmas Eve worship and liturgy with communion and candlelight.