First Presbyterian Santa Paula

Christmas eve Service

It is Christmas Eve and we are celebrating the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Messiah, the Son of God who has saved our souls and works in our lives in the here and now.


Join us for our Christmas Eve Service.


                          Choral Call To Worship:                                                                      Congregational Hymn

                                                                                 "O Come All Ye Faithful"

                           Welcome/Christmas Prayer:                                                               Pastor Bob Ramos


                           Love's Pure Light:                                                                                Cheryl Leatherman / Jodi Ponce

                                                                         Lighting of the Christ the King Candle


                          Christmas Carol:                                                                                   Congregational Hymn

                                                                                   "Joy To The World"


                          Prophecy of Jesus' Birth in Bethlehem:                                               Rob Schleef

                                                                                    Micah 5:2-5


                          Christmas Carol:                                                                                   Congregational Hymn

                                                                         "O Little Town of Bethlehem"


                          Mary Is Told She Will Bear the Son of God:                                      Catherine Malone

                                                                                     Luke 1:26-38


                           Solo:                                                                                                         Lea Blair

                                                                               "Mary Did You Know?"


                           Joseph Learns Mary Will Give Birth to Emmanuel:                       Terry Rounds

                                                                                    Matthew 1:18-25


                          Christmas Carol:                                                                                   Congregational Hymn

                                                                                "Away In A Manger"


                          Our Savior Is Born In Bethlehem:                                                       Joyce Rounds   

                                                                                       Luke 2:1-7       


                          Solo:                                                                                                         Debbie Parisi

                                                                                   "O Holy Night"


                         Declaration of Christ's Birth:                                                               Ruth Rope

                                                                                 (responsive reading)


                         Christmas Carol:                                                                                   Congregational Hymn


                         Angel's Choirs Announce Christ's Birth:                                           Lucinda Anderson

                                                                                      Luke 2:8-20

                         

                        Meditation:                                            Isaiah 9:6                                 Pastor Bob Ramos

                                                                "The Birth of Christ Makes a Difference Today"


                        Candle Lighting Litany:                                                                        Lea Blair

                                                               

                       Sharing of the Light:                                                                               Judy Belvins & Rich Brandon


                       Closing Hymn:                                                                                        Congregational Hymn

                                                                                    "Silent Night"


                       Christmas Benediction:                                                                          Pastor Bob