Scripture Reading:  Isaiah 40:1-4

Comfort Ye (Messiah) and  Hallelujah!  G. F. Handel

Scripture Reading:  Luke 1:26-33, 39-43

Ave Maria,   F. Schubert

Gesu Bambino,   P. Yon

Carol Medley,  S. Talley

Scripture Reading:  Heb. 1:1-6 

What Child Is This? , Traditional

Troparion: Today the Virgin,  Arr. S. Talley

Apolitikion:  Thy Nativity, O Christ ,  Arr. T. Heckman 

O Pure Virgin,  Arr. S. Talley

Slavic Carol (Heaven and Earth),  Arr. S.Talley

Scripture Reading:  Philippians 2:5-11

I Wonder as I Wander, J. J. Niles

Joy To The World, (in Greek), G. F. Handel

The Holly and the Ivy S. Talley

Scripture Reading:  Matt. 25:31-40              


Sweet Little Jesus Boy,  R. MacGimsey

Noel,  S. Talley

O Holy Night,  A. Adam


The pastor or pastors might read the Scriptures, offer an opening and closing prayer, preach the sermon, and handle the offering (Sue will play an offertory); The program is about 2 hours in length depending on the sermon.

Other possibilities for the program include Che Gelida Manina, from La Boheme; Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Head; In The Bleak Midwinter;  The Lord's Prayer; Agnus Dei; The Birthday of a King; Mary's Little Boy Child; Do You Hear What I Hear?; There's a Song in the Air;  or selections by J. S. Bach ("Sheep May Safely Graze" or "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring").   

Complete list of recorded Christmas songs