In that region there were shepherds living in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. Then an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid; for see—I am bringing you good news of great joy for all the people: to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is the Messiah, the Lord. This will be a sign for you: you will find a child wrapped in bands of cloth and lying in a manger.” And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host, praising God and saying, “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace among those whom he favors!” ~Luke 2:8-14
Join us at Union Presbyterian Church for our beloved Meditative Christmas Eve worship service! Our Tower Ringers will play, we will share the Lord's Supper, we will sing together by candlelight, and we will tell together the story that never grows old. At midnight, we walk outside into a world made new. Please join us!
Image: Angel from "This is the Star," by Joyce Dunbar and Gary Blythe