Special Worship Services

 

Three Christmas Eve Services:

5 PM - for families and children
8 and 10 PM - traditional candlelight services

 

Advent Devotional Materials

Giving Opportunities

Enrichment Opportunities

Spiritual/Educational Opportunities

Christmas Flower Donation

Advent and Christmas 2017

Blessings at Advent

As God promised, a Savior will be born! During the Advent season we invite you to join us as we prepare our hearts for the birth of the Lord.

Worship Opportunities

Worship Services: Please plan to join us for the first Sunday of Advent, December 3, at our single service at 9:15 AM with guest Preacher Sarah Griffith Lund. Services will be held on December 10 and 17 at both 9:15 AM and 11:15 AM.  Christmas Eve morning service on December 24 will be held at 9:15 AM.  

Sing Noel, O Sing Noel
Acton Congregational Church again looks forward to wonderful Advent and Christmas music, including many Advent and Christmas carols at the children's pageant on Sunday, Dec. 17, at 9:15 AM. On Christmas Eve at 5 PM the Children's Choir will sing "Go Tell It on the Mountain," accompanied by Nancy Barnes.  At 8 PM, the Senior Choir, directed by Pip Moss, and soloists will sing the traditional lessons and carols service; Senior Choir is presently working on the magnificent "Hodie Christus Natus Est" (Today Christ Is Born) of Sweelinck. At 10 PM, also a service of lessons and carols, there will be a trumpeter, a violinist, and a soloist. The 8 and the 10 PM services will be accompanied by organist Liz Carley.

Children's Christmas Eve Service, 5 PM: The children's service features readings from the Gospel of Luke. Mary, Joseph, and Baby Jesus will be there, and each child will have the opportunity to participate in the service.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship, 8 and 10 PM: Each service will feature music from our vocal choirs and soloists, traditional Christmas hymns and carols, and scripture readings by members of the congregation.