Below is the calendar of events for Christ our Hope this Christmas season, beginning with the week before Christmas and extending to the Feast of Epiphany. We hope you can join us in our Christmas celebrations:
Dec. 17- 6:15 p.m- Christmas caroling at Southbrook Care Center in Springfield, OH (2299 S. Yellow Springs St., Springfield, OH 45506). The service starts at 6:30, but Deacon Duane has invited us to come around 6:15 to go caroling in the halls and to bring people to the service.
Dec. 22- 10:30 a.m.- Holy Communion for the 4th Sunday of Advent. For the Children’s Sermon time, we will be having a traditional Christmas pageant. Sunday school at normal time of 9:30. There will be gift wrapping afterward for the Christmas Project, so any involved will want to stay after for that.
Dec. 22- 6:00 p.m- Christmas caroling in the Fairborn Community. We will gather at the church, have some hot drinks and then go out to carol in the neighborhoods surrounding our church. After we return from caroling, there will be more singing and treats as we celebrate together our Christmas joy.
Dec. 24- 5:30 p.m- Christmas Eve Holy Communion-Because we know families often have plans with their extended families for Christmas, we invite everyone to join us for our Christmas Holy Communion the Eve of Christmas.
Dec. 26- 12:00 p.m.- Holy Communion for St. Stephen, the first martyr.
Dec. 28- 10:00 a.m.- Holy Communion for the Feast of Holy Innocents. This will be a curbside service in front of the last abortion clinic in Dayton, Woman’s Medical Center (1401 E Stroop Rd, Dayton, OH 45429).
Dec. 29- 10:30 a.m.- Holy Communion for the First Sunday after Christmas. Sunday school at the normal time of 9:30.
Jan. 5- 10:30 a.m.- Holy Communion for the Feast of the Epiphany (transferred). Sunday school at the normal time of 9:30.