Christmas services at Aldersgate
Rockland — Aldersgate United Methodist Church, located on Route 17 in Rockland, overlooking Chickawaukie Pond, announces three services in celebration of the Christmas season.
On Sunday, Dec. 23 at 11 a.m., there will be a celebration in song. In addition to the Chancel Choir, the service will include not only singing familiar carols, but also learning about their origins and meanings.
At 6 p.m., Christmas Eve Service is multi-generational and will include participation from many as the Christmas story is retold and the Nativity Tableau is recreated with live participants. Children, grandparents, friends are encouraged to join in the pageant and the closing Candlelight Service. Small children will have little electric lights to hold.
At 11 p.m. the Christmas Eve Communion and Candlelight Service will welcome the babe quietly and reverently.