Christmas Eve services
The following services will take place on Sunday, Dec. 24:
9 a.m. — Holy Communion service, St. John’s Lutheran Church, 120 N. Main St., Lewistown. Family service at 7 p.m.; candlelight and communion service at 11 a.m.
9:15 a.m. — “The Colors of Christmas” cantata by Marty Parks, Yeagertown United Methodist Church.
9:30 a.m. — “Sing Christmas!” cantata, First Baptist Church, 23964 Route 35 N, Mifflintown. Candlelight service at 6 p.m.
9:45 a.m. — “Celebrate: The Joy and the Wonder of Christmas” cantata, Spring Run Church of the Brethren, McVeytown. The church will also host a candles and carols service at 7 p.m.
10 a.m. — Milroy United Methodist Church, 91 Main St., Milroy.
10 a.m. — Grace Covenant Church, 227 Washington Ave., Lewistown. There will also be a candlelight communion service at 6 p.m. at the church.
10 a.m. — Combined Christmas cantata with Westminster Presbyterian and Aldersgate United Methodist churches, at Aldersgate, 109 N. Third St., Mifflintown.
10 a.m. — Candlelight service, Strodes Mills Baptist Church, 8151 U.S. Highway 522S, Lewistown. More information: (717) 248-9484.
10 a.m. — Walnut Street United Methodist Church, 203 N. Walnut St., Burnham. Combination service with Trinity UMC.
10:45 a.m. — Hand bell program, featuring Ringspiration, Big Valley Brethren in Christ Church, 81 Wagner St., Belleville. Candlelight communion service at 7 p.m. More information: (717) 436-8010.
5:30 p.m. — Candlelight service, Grove Memorial United Methodist Church, Lewistown.
6 p.m. — Worship with candlelight communion, McVeytown United Methodist Church.
6 p.m. — Live Nativity and worship, Matamoras United Methodist Church Pavilion, Port Royal. Program will include a drama about the birth of Jesus in a stable, and worship led by Fred Foose, Harry Erhard and Thelma Bollinger.
6 p.m. — Family service, Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 109 N. Third St., Mifflintown. A traditional Christmas Eve service will be held at 7:30 p.m.
6 p.m. — Candlelight service, Mt. Bethel Church, 16 E. Specht St., McClure.
6 p.m. — Nativity Eve Vespers with blessing of bread, Orthodox Christian Chapel of the Holy Spirit, 145 N. Kern St., Beavertown.
6 p.m. — Communion, Trinity United Methodist Church, 428 S. Main St., Lewistown. Combined service with Walnut Street UMC.
6:15 p.m. — Live Nativity, Kish Valley Grace Brethren Church, Taylor Park, Reedsville. Service at 7 p.m.
6:30 p.m. — Candlelight service, Calvary Bible Church, 100 Calvary Lane, Lewistown.
6:30 p.m. — Candlelight service, Windy Hill Bible Church, 22 Windmill Hill, Burnham.
6:30 p.m. — Candlelight service, Mountain View Chapel, 104 Shelly Drive, Reedsville.
7 p.m. — Yeagertown United Methodist Church, Mann Ave., Yeagertown. Collection during the service will be donated to the Global Migration offering to help refugees, organized by the United Methodist Committee on Relief.
7 p.m. — Candlelight service, Church Hill United Methodist Church, Reedsville.
7 p.m. — Rev. Donald Wise will lead a candlelight service with communion at Grace Reformed Church, 8170 Troxelville Road, in Troxelville. More information: Call (570) 658-6148.
7 p.m. — “Lessons and Carols” candlelight service, Paintersville Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, 3195 Back Maitland Road, Lewistown.
7 p.m. — St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, Havice Valley, Siglerville.
7 p.m. — Candlelight communion service, Siglerville Congregational Church.
7 p.m. — Candlelight and communion service, Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, Lockport.
7 p.m. — Maple Grove Mennonite Church, 115 Maple Grove Road, Belleville. Songs by a men’s group, women’s group and choir, readings, congregational singing and traditional candle lighting. More information: (717) 935-2513.
7:30 p.m. — Candlelight service with special music, live on Juniata Radio, Port Royal United Methodist Church.
7:30 p.m. — Candlelight communion service, Lake Park United Methodist Church, on the corner of West Fourth Street and Crystal Springs Avenue.
8 p.m. — Candlelight service will bell choir — Maitland Church of the Brethren, 315 Crossover Drive, Lewistown.
11 p.m. — Candlelight service, Reedsville United Methodist Church.