All Souls Christmas Pageant—La Posada
Sun., Dec. 21, services at 9:30 and 11:15 am
Once again the children of All Souls tell the Christmas story through the lens of the Latin American tradition of La Posada. What really happened that night when Mary and Joseph found no room at the inn?
All Souls Goes Caroling!
Mon., Dec. 22, meet in Pierce Hall at 5:30 pm
Join us from 5:30-7:00 pm as we carol in the Columbia Heights neighborhood. Then come back to the church for some hot cocoa and cider afterwards. Bring family and friends and anyone who wants to spread some holiday cheer! All are welcome!
Christmas Eve at All Souls
Wed., Dec. 24
7:00 pm “Family Candlelight Service.” Our early Christmas service is designed especially for families with young children—as well as the “young at heart” of all ages! This year features a dramatic reading of Clement Clarke Moore’s ’Twas the Night Before Christmas. The Jubilee Singers and Children’s Choir will sing. Don’t forget to bring a bell to ring every time we sing “Alleluia.”
10:00 pm “Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols.” Join our ministers and the All Souls Choir in welcoming Christmas into the world and into our hearts during this candlelit service of lessons and carols. Don’t forget to bring a bell to ring every time we sing “Alleluia.” An All Souls tradition.
“Work Together: A Kwanzaa-Inspired Intergenerational Service” led by Rev. Patrice Curtis
Sun., Dec. 28, one service only at 10:15 am!
We continue our holiday celebrations honoring Kwanzaa in this special intergenerational service.
Coming in January 2015
On Jan. 4, 11, and 25, Rev. Hardies will offer a three-sermon series called “All Things New: Resolutions, Revelations, Revolutions” on January’s spiritual theme of “Awakening.”
On Jan. 18, celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Sunday with special guests the Bokamosa South African Youth Choir. You won’t want to miss this joyful intergenerational service feature Bokamosa, Jubilee Singers, and the Children’s Choir. Bring a friend!