Celebrate the Nativity of Our Lord at Augustana with worship Christmas Eve, Thursday, December 24 at 3 p.m., 5 p.m., and 11 p.m. in the Sanctuary. All services will include beloved Christmas carols, candlelight, music by Augustana’s choirs, and the nativity story as told through Luke’s gospel. Worship at 3 p.m. will offer Holy Communion and include musical leadership by AVE. Augustana’s Candlighters will process and sing at 5 p.m. worship, which also includes special musical leadership by Augustana’s children’s and handbell choirs. Hear Augustana’s Christmas Eve radio broadcast on AM Radio KOA 850 beginning at 10 p.m. Holy Communion will also be offered at 11 p.m. worship with special musical leadership by Augustana’s Chancel Choir. At 11 p.m., candles will be provided to ALL during the singing of “Silent Night”! Augustana’s nursery will be staffed for 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. worship.
Christmas Day worship on Friday, December 25, continues the celebration with Holy Communion and beloved carols at 10:30 a.m. in Augustana’s Sanctuary. John’s gospel tells of the Word that dwells among us, full of grace and truth.
Augustana’s Christmas Day dinner is on hiatus this year.
Poinsettias/Christmas Eve Broadcast
Help provide poinsettias for Augustana’s chancel while honoring or remembering special events or loved ones. Download this form to indicate your preferences. Any amount is welcome. Make checks payable to Augustana Lutheran Church. Gifts received by Sunday, December 20, will be acknowledged in Augustana’s Christmas bulletins. You may also give a gift toward the KOA Christmas Broadcast in honor or in memory of a loved one.