VAN WERT — “Hope Rekindled” Christmas services will begin at 7 p.m. Dec. 20 at First United Methodist Church, 113 W. Central Ave.
The service will include quiet reflection and music to honor a loved one with a lighted candle or as a sign a hope.
First United Methodist Church announces Holiday services
First United Methodist Church, at the corner of Jefferson and Central Streets in downtown Van Wert will be celebrating the Christmas season with the following events.
Beginning Sunday, December 2nd from 5-7pm, there will be a Family Advent Festival. It will include Christmas carols, crafts, cookie decorating, and much more for the entire family to enjoy together.
Sunday, December 9th at 7pm will be the presentation of Handel’s Messiah. All are welcome to attend.
Thursday, December 20th at 7pm will be a ‘Hope Rekindled’ Christmas Service. This unique worship experience provides an opportunity to remember and receive the healing gift of the Living Jesus Christ during the Christmas season. There will be gentle music, readings, time for quiet reflection and a brief devotional thought. There will also be an opportunity to light a candle in memory of a loved one, or as a sign of hope. Come and find your Hope Rekindled.
Pastor Chris Farmer and the congregation of First United Methodist Church invite you to join them to celebrate the Christmas season