Don't miss these events in December

  • Journey to the Manger  (Dec 3,  5-7pm)

    Start a new Christmas tradition this year with a journey back to Bethlehem!

    -Hot cocoa is available at our Community Hope Tree where outdoor tours depart every 10 minutes.  

    -Hear from Elizabeth, weary shepherds, and eager wisemen

    -Live animals (camels, sheep, goats), angels, and a free gift from the Holy Land. 

    -Soup/sandwiches and kid's crafts are served in the Fellowship Hall following completion of your journey.       (This family friendly event is free to all)

  • Choral Cantata  (Dec 17 - 4pm)

    The Road to Bethlehem

    An inspiring night of music to celebrate the joy of Christmas!

    This joint choir collaboration will be held in the sanctuary of First UMC Morganton followed by refreshments.  

  • Christmas Eve Candlelight  (Dec 24 - 7pm)

    This simple, beautiful service focuses our attention on the real meaning of the season.  We are guided by scripture lessons, singing carols, sharing Holy Communion, and ending with a sanctuary bathed in candlelight to welcome the birth of Christ.