Advent and Christmas

Advent and Christmas

Advent Worship

Sundays, December 3, 10, 17 and 24

Join us at all of our services at both campuses as we move from “Bah! Humbug!” to “God Bless Us, Every One!”

Traditional Worship at Birmingham First
8:15, 9:30 & 11:00 AM in the Sanctuary

On December 3, Chancel Choir and professional orchestra will present John Rutter’s
Magnificat in our 9:30 and 11:00 services.

Shine Contemporary Worship at Birmingham First
11:00 AM in the Christian Life Center

Worship at Berkley First
10:00 AM in the Sanctuary

A Service of Hope

Monday, December 18

7:00 PM in the Birmingham First Sanctuary
The holiday season can be difficult for those whose hearts are hurting. A Service of Hope is a gentle, contemplative service for those who are carrying pain or loss during this season of celebration. We join together to find strength in community, to remember God’s promises, and to share hope for tomorrow.

Sunday, December 24

Christmas Eve Morning Worship

Traditional Worship at Birmingham First
9:30 AM in the SanctuaryFamily-friendly worship. Nursery care available for 4 year olds and younger.

Worship at Berkley First
10:00 AM in the Sanctuary

Sunday, December 24

Christmas Eve Worship

Birmingham First
11:00 AM in the Christian Life Center—A creative morning contemporary Christmas Eve worship option with praise band, sermon and candle lighting. Nursery care available for 4 year olds and younger.

2:00 PM in the Sanctuary—Traditional worship with a sermon by Rev. Elbert Dulworth, Holy Communion, and candle lighting. Nursery care available for 4 year olds and younger.

4:00 PM in the Sanctuary—Worship for children younger than 5 years old and their families. Costumed characters tell the Christmas story.

5:30 PM in the Christian Life Center—A worship time for families presented by children in first through fifth grades telling the Christmas story in drama. Nursery care provided for children 2 year olds and younger.

7:00, 9:00 and 11:00 PM in the Sanctuary—Traditional services featuring beautiful music, a sermon by Rev. Elbert Dulworth, Holy Communion and candle lighting. Nursery care available at 7:00 for 4 year olds and younger.

Berkley First
5:00 PM in the Sanctuary—Worship with a sermon by Pastor Zack Dunlap, uplifting music, Holy Communion and candle lighting at our newest campus. Nursery care available.