Christmas services in York and Chester counties

December 23, 2013 

AME ZION

Liberty Hill AME Zion Church, Lake Christmas morning service, 8 a.m. Wednesday with New Home AME Zion Church.

ARP

Ebenezer ARP Church, Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve candlelight Communion, 5 p.m. Tuesday.

First ARP Church, East White Street, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve candlelight services, 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Tirzah ARP Church, Mount Gallant Road, York: Christmas Eve candlelight and Communion service, Tuesday.

BAPTIST

Catawba Baptist Church, South Anderson Road, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve service, 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Cross Road Baptist Church, Eden Terrace, Rock Hill: Christmas Day service, 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Flint Hill Baptist Church, Flint Hill Street, Rock Hill: Annual Christmas program and dinner, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesday sponsored by Eastview, Flint Hill and Second Baptist churches, Epiphany and Grace Lutheran churches, Cornerstone, St. John’s and Woodland United Methodist churches and First and Westminster Presbyterian churches. Menu: turkey, vegetables, fruit, dessert, bread and beverages. Tokens of love after the meal. Entertainment from 11 a.m.-noon.

Mount Zion Baptist Church, McConnells: Christmas Day worship, 8 a.m. Wednesday.

Oakland Baptist Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve service, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

St. Luke No. 1 Baptist Church, Lockhart Road, Sharon: Women of Empowerment hosts Year of the End one-hour prayer service, noon Saturday.

CATHOLIC

All Saints Catholic Church, Lake Wylie: Children’s Christmas Eve Mass, 3 p.m.; Christmas Eve Mass, 5 p.m. and 7 p.m Tuesday. Christmas Day Mass, 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.

St. Anne Catholic Church, Bird Street, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve Mass at 4 p.m., 7 p.m., 9 p.m. (Spanish) and midnight, Tuesday. Christmas Day Mass at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday (only service).

St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, Munn Road, Fort Mill: Christmas Eve Mass, 4 p.m., 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Tuesday. Christmas Day Mass, 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Wednesday.

CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST

True Gospel Church of God in Christ, Ashford Road, Chester: Christmas morning service, 6:30 a.m. Wednesday.

EPISCOPAL

Episcopal Church of Our Saviour, Caldwell Street, Rock Hill: Feast of the Nativity, Tuesday with Christmas music and carols, 3:30 p.m.; Holy Eucharist with the children’s choir, 4 p.m.; Adult Choir presents “Gloria,” 10 p.m. and Holy Eucharist at 11 p.m. No Christmas Day Eucharist.

LUTHERAN

Epiphany Lutheran Church, West Main Street, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve candlelight and Communion family worship, 6 p.m. Tuesday; traditional service, 11 p.m.

Grace Lutheran Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve candlelight Communion services, 4 p.m. (for children) and 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Lake Wylie Lutheran Church, S.C. 160 West at Gold Hill Road, Fort Mill: Christmas Eve family service, 6 p.m. Tuesday and candlelight Communion, 8 p.m.

METHODIST

Adnah United Methodist Church, Adnah Church Road, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve service, 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Antioch United Methodist Church, Rambo Road, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve candlelight Communion, 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Bethel United Methodist Church, Curtis Street, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve service, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Cornerstone United Methodist Church, Heckle Boulevard, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve Communion service, 5-6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Friendship United Methodist Church, Neely Store Road, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve candlelight service, 11 p.m. Tuesday.

India Hook United Methodist Church, Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve service, noon, and candlelight service, 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, Fort Mill Highway, Indian Land: Christmas Eve worship, 5 p.m., 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. Tuesday. The early services are geared toward children and families.

St. John’s United Methodist Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve candlelight Communion, 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Woodland United Methodist Church, Cherry Road, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve service, 5 p.m. Tuesday.

NAZARENE

Fort Mill Church of the Nazarene, Harris Street, Fort Mill: Christmas Eve candlelight and Communion service, 6 p.m. Tuesday.

NONDENOMINATIONAL

Taking the City Ministry, India Hook Road, Rock Hill: “Bringing it to the Neighborhood” Christmas outreach, 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hagins/Fewell Street.

PRESBYTERIAN

Allison Creek Presbyterian Church, Allison Creek Road, York: Family service with Holy Communion, 5 p.m. Tuesday; traditional Communion service with readings, 11 p.m.

Beth Shiloh Presbyterian Church, North Shiloh Road, York: Christmas Eve services, noon Tuesday with light lunch after and candlelight Communion, 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Doby’s Bridge Presbyterian Church, Doby’s Bridge Road, Fort Mill: Christmas Eve candlelight Communion service, 7 p.m. Tuesday.

First Presbyterian Church, East Main Street, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve candlelight Communion, 5:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Grace Presbyterian Church, S.C. 160 West, Fort Mill: Family Christmas Eve candlelight Communion services, 5 p.m. family service, and traditional service 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Oakland Avenue Presbyterian Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Christmas Eve family service, 5 p.m. Tuesday with a Nativity by the children and music by Holy COW and Agape Choirs; candlelight Communion service, 11 p.m. with an extended music prelude at 10:30 p.m.

Purity Presbyterian Church, Wylie Street, Chester: Christmas Eve candlelight Communion, 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Riverview Presbyterian Church, North Sutton Road, Fort Mill: Christmas Eve candlelight service, 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Tirzah Presbyterian Church, Tirzah Road, York: Christmas Eve candlelight service, 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Unity Presbyterian Church, Fort Mill: Christmas Eve services, 4 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. Tuesday.

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