Christmas Services

Special Christmas Events & Services at Good Shepherd

Saturday, December 7th at 5:00 pm & Sunday, December 8th at 10:00 am

(8:30am - Traditional Advent Worship) 
Good Shepherd Children’s Christmas Musical: “The Tale of The Drowsy Shepherd.”
Please join us for worship as well for a special Christmas musical presented by our Good Shepherd Children’s Singers.  We will hear the story of “The Drowsy Shepherd” who witnesses the miracle of Christ's birth. This year’s Children’s Christmas Musical will follow a shortened worship service on Saturday at 5:00 PM and Sunday at 10:00 AM

Friday, December 13th at 10:00 am & 2:00 pm

Good Shepherd Preschool Christmas Service “When Hope Was Born”
Please join our Preschool students as they share the news about the JOY, PEACE, HOPE, AND LOVE that came to us when Jesus was born. The children will be singing “There Was a Little Baby”, “Angel Song”, as well as several traditional Christmas songs. Pastor Maske will share a Christmas message during the service. God’s blessings to you as you ready your hearts and homes for the newborn Savior!

Saturday, December 14th at 5:00 pm & Sunday, December 15th at 10:00 am

(8:30 AM- Traditional Advent Worship)
Good Shepherd Christmas Musical Presentation: “Rejoice and Be Joyful – Jesus Changes Everything!” Please join us for worship as our Good Shepherd Music Ministry Team presents a special program of Advent and Christmas music featuring our Shepherd’s Voice Choir and our Praise Team. Scripture lessons, carols and anthems will tell the how Jesus makes a difference in our lives. Pastor Steven Maske will deliver an Advent homily entitled: “Rejoice, Jesus Changes Everything!”

 

CHRISTMAS EVE - Tuesday, December 24th

1:00 pm - A Traditional Christmas Celebration
Please join us for a Traditional Christmas Eve Celebration featuring the Good Shepherd Christmas Brass Ensemble. We will welcome the coming of Jesus into our lives as we celebrate the Lord’s Supper.  Pastor Steven Maske’s will share a message of hope entitled “Come thou Long Expected Jesus!” based on Isaiah 9:2-7.

3:00 pm - A Family Christmas Candlelight Celebration
This service is a Family Christmas Candlelight Celebration. Pastor will share a special Children’s Christmas message.  Our Praise Team will share contemporary arrangements of your favorite Christmas carols. Holy Communion will be celebrated. Pastor Steven Maske’s will share a message of hope entitled “Come thou Long Expected Jesus!” based on Isaiah 9:2-7.
(Childcare Available 0-3yrs)

7:00 pm - A Traditional Christmas Candlelight Celebration
This is a beautiful, reflective Christmas Candlelight Communion Service celebrating the Savior's birth. Shepherd's Voice Chorale will sing. Gary Lichthardt will play organ and piano along with Jennifer Silk on violin and viola. The Good Shepherd Handbell Choir will also perform.  Holy Communion will be celebrated. Pastor Steven Maske’s will share a message of hope entitled “Come thou Long Expected Jesus!” based on Isaiah 9:2-7.

CHRISTMAS DAY - Wednesday, December 25th 

10:00 am - Christmas Day Festival Worship (one service time)

Christmas Day Festival Worship (one service time)
This is a traditional Divine Service with holy Communion celebrating the birth of Christ. Pastor Maske's Christmas Day message is entitled, "Great Joy for All People!”

See the full Advent Sunday and Wednesday Sermon Schedule.