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On Christmas, we celebrate that God is with us — and we rejoice that God’s love is for everyone, no matter where you are in your journey of life. Whether you’ve been a Christian for a long time or you are just exploring, we invite you to join us. All Are Welcome. 

Christmas Schedule

Tuesday, December 24, Christmas Eve:

3pm – Children’s Pageant Service

5pm, 8pm, 11pm – Christmas Festival Worship
(childcare at 3pm, 5pm & 8pm)

7:30pm & 10:30pm – Christmas Choral Concerts

Christmas Day:

One Service only at 10:15am

Read below for more details on all these services and more!

Christmas Events at Saint Barnabas:

CHILDREN’S PAGEANT REHEARSAL & Lunch | Sunday, Dec. 22, 11:30am
Rehearsal will be right after the 10:15/10:21 services on the Sunday prior to Christmas Eve. We will provide lunch, try on costumes, and rehearse the Pageant itself. Older youth will provide music, readings, serve at the altar, and shepherd the younger children. If you or your children would like to assist with this special service, please click here or contact Sarah Petersen:

THE LONGEST NIGHT Worship & Eucharist | Saturday, Dec. 21, 7pm
The Longest Night is a worship service with Holy Eucharist for those who experience sorrow or grief at Christmastime. Join us for worship on the shortest day/longest night of the year. We will make room for our sorrow as we offer our whole selves—even what is broken in us—to the Holy Child of Bethlehem. If you have questions or need more information, please contact Rev. Elizabeth:

ADVENT IV Worship | Sunday, Dec. 22, 7:45am, 10:15am, 10:21am, 6pm
Celebrating the last Sunday of Advent on Christmas Eve with a morning worship service.

CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS EVE Pageant & Worship | Tuesday, Dec. 24, 3pm
All children (most enjoyable for ages 2+) are invited to participate in the Children’s Pageant service (rehearsal, Sun., Dec. 16).

CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL WORSHIP | Tuesday, Dec. 24, 5pm, 8pm, 11pm
These celebratory services incorporate Holy Eucharist, traditional carols for the whole congregation to sing, wonderful anthems from our Parish Choir
accompanied by an orchestra made up of local musicians.

CHRISTMAS CONCERTS | Tuesday, Dec. 24, 7:30pm, 10:30pm
Preceding the 8pm and 11pm services. Christmas Concert, excerpts from Handel’s Messiah.

CHRISTMAS DAY WORSHIP | Wednesday, Dec. 25, 10:15am ONLY
Join us for festive worship on Christmas morning! Joy to the World!

Sunday, December 22, 2019
Usual Sunday services:
7:45am, 10:15am, 10:21am, 6pm
*No Faith Formation Classes at 9am*

Sunday, December 29, 2019
Usual Sunday services:
7:45am, 10:15am, NO 10:21am, 6pm
*No Faith Formation Classes at 9am*

Sunday, Jan. 5, 2019, 7pm