St. Peter's to hold Christmas services
St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Ander will offer three worship services in celebration of the Christmas season.
The congregation's Christmas Eve candlelight service will be at 8 p.m. Tuesday. The service will include the Christmas story according to the Gospels of Luke and John, music by St. Peter's choir and instrumentalists, the celebration of Holy Communion and the singing of traditional Christmas hymns, including "Silent Night" by candlelight.
A service of lessons and Carols for Christmas will be at 9 a.m. Dec. 29, the First Sunday of Christmas. The service, traditionally used during the 12 days of Christmas, includes seven Scripture readings and seven Christmas hymns.
The Second Sunday of Christmas, Jan. 5, 2014, features a reading from the Gospel of John and additional Christmas hymns. This service also begins at 9 a.m.
Members of the community are invited to attend these services. St. Peter's is located at 1545 E. Farm-to-Market Road 1961 in the Ander Community.
For more information about any of the services or other ministries of the congregation, call 361-645-2922 or visit stpetersander.org.