Christmas Eve At Christ ChurchWorship with us at Christ Church this Christmas Eve. Invite your friends and family to come with you! Share this event on facebook.
10AM (Fairview Heights Campus - Chapel)A Family Christmas Eve service
This service is designed to be a laid back, traditional music, families with kids friendly service that will have you in the Christmas spirit earlier in the day, and still allow you plenty of time to spend with family on Christmas Eve. Christmas cookies, hot chocolate, wassail and coffee will be served before, during and after the service.
2PM, 4PM & 6PM (Fairview Heights Campus Sanctuary)Christmas Eve at Christ Church “What is Christmas?” Our worship arts team, along with great music, drama and the spoken word by Rev. Shane will answer this question with one word, “Jesus”. Christmas cookies, hot chocolate, wassail and coffee will be served throughout the day.
Messiah "Sing-A-Long"Come and start the Christmas season with a DIY version of Handel's classic work. Rehearsal will be on Dec. 7 from 2-4pm (even if you can't make the rehearsal, come sing anyway!) The choir is open to everyone. If you have a Messiah score, please bring it with you. Soloists will be from Christ Church with orchestra strings from Phil'z Harmoniks Suzuki Strings program in Belleville. Please bring a new or gently used coat, hat, pair of gloves, scarf or blanket to be collected for the Least of These Ministry (formerly Winter Patrol).
Upward Basketball & Cheerleading Registration Now OpenUpward Basketball and Cheerleading Registration is now open! Kids K5 - 6th grade & 7 - 8th grade can register at www.mychristchurch.com/upward. If you have questions please contact Rick Cavalier at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Go! Tell It On The MountainChildren ages 4 through 3rd grade are welcome to join us on December 7th as we take a journey through the Christmas story. This one day voyage will teach children the story of the birth of Jesus and send them out ready to "Go tell it on the mountain" the day will begin at 11:30am with a birthday party and end at 4:30pm followed by a family service and our Messiah sing along. Bring your family here for a great day filled with opportunities to celebrate the true meaning of Christmas!
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Men In Motion - A Night With Mike MathenyMen in Motion 2013 will be held on Friday, December 13th at 7:00pm at the FH Campus. The event features St. Louis Cardinal Manager Mike Matheny, Cardinal announcer and former pitcher Rick Horton and the music of the Jeff Allen Band. Tickets will be sold for $20 in pairs (one for a Christ Church man and one for a friend who does not attend church or is not in a small group). Tickets are available at the Christ Church bookstore or online.
Bookstore Open HousePlease join us on Saturday December 7th from 2-5pm for an Open House in the Bookstore. Rev. Shane will be doing a book signing featuring his new book Re:Member at 3pm. There will be great deals that will only be available during this special time, which is a great opportunity for you to do some Christmas shopping. We will be presenting our Christ Church Christmas ornaments that are made by a fair trade artisan out of recycled glass and will feature many other exciting new products. Can't wait to see you there!
Camel Lot - A Kids MusicalJoin us for, Camel Lot, A Kids 4 Christmas Musical Production on Sunday, December 8th at 3pm in the Christ Church Gym.
Bowling MinistryBowling Ministry is starting soon at Christ Church! Check out an informational meeting about this ministry on Sunday, December 15 at 10am in the FH Campus Gym.
Sign up here to get information about the bowling ministry
iShine Live TourJoin the stars of the #1 Christian TV Show in the world including The Rubyz, Spencer Kane, Harper Gruzins, Tate and Abigail Duhon! With a powerful message from Rachel Chan. A high energy live event featuring music, interactive video and biblical messages just for tweens and their families.
Doors open at 6:30pm
Tickets are $10.
CO-ED Volleyball Open Play & League TeamsAdult co-ed volleyball starts September 9. Meet in the gym from 6:30-8:30pm, child care is available. This is recreational for fun, friendship, devotion and prayer. For more information contact Ann Wingerter, email@example.com.
League teams forming now. If you interested in playing on a team contact Michele Barnes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
100,000 HoursJoin Christ Church in this effort to serve the metro east area with 100,000 community service hours. Help us make an impact in your community. Have questions about 100,000 hours? Contact Rev. Troy Benton at email@example.com.
Annual Report - 2012The Annual Report covers the highlights and stats from the ministry of Christ Church in the 2012 calendar year.
Click here to view the 2012 Annual Report.