Lititz Church of the Brethren


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CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT SERVICES.  Two Christmas Eve candlelight worship services will be held at the Lititz Church of the Brethren, A Family Worship Service will be held at 7:00 PM featuring an original drama written by church member, Jenn Balmer, with special music provided by the Adult Choir. A brass ensemble will greet worshipers in the Gathering Area at 6:30 prior to the service.

A Service of Lessons and Carols will be featured at the 10:00 PM worship service with traditional carols and related scripture passages. Music will be provided by Noah Johnson. An organ prelude by church organist, John Huber, will begin at 9:45. A meditation entitled Joy To The World will be given by Pastor Bob Kettering

Both worship services will conclude with a congregational candle lighting. A special Christmas Eve offering will be designated for the Nigeria Crises Fund and COBYS ministries in Lancaster City. All are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items which will be given to the Lititz Warwick Community Chest food bank.

THE ANNUAL CHRISTMAS MONOLOGUE will be presented by Bob Kettering at both worship services on Sunday, December 28. The character for this year’s monologue will be Simeon who took the baby Jesus in his arms, praised God and blessed Mary and Joseph as recorded in Luke’s Gospel. Come and hear the inspiring first person account: “Simeon, Servant of God.”

NEW YEAR’S DAY PORK AND SAUERKRAUT BUFFET. January 1, 2015.  The holidays are just  around the corner, and so is the New Year's Day Pork and Sauerkraut Buffet. This will be the sixteenth year for the event, which will be held Thursday, January 1, 2015, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The menu will include roast pork, hot dogs (for the kids), real mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, homemade applesauce, rolls, dessert, coffee and tea, iced tea or lemonade. The cost of the meal is $11.00 for adults and $4.00 for children ages 3-11. Children under three years of age may eat for free.

Entertainment will again be offered in the sanctuary for your listening pleasure. Follow up your meal with some beautiful music by our talented musicians of the church.

11:45 Bob Kettering - organ/piano

12:15 Kara Miller - piano/trumpet

12:45 John & Lisa Huber - organ/piano

1:15 Linda Clark - piano

1:45 Abigal & Janet Myers - piano - saxophone

2:15 Glenn Compton - piano