Worship Services & Events


Tuesday, December 13
Two sessions: 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. 
Fellowship Hall
free concert featuring Christmas carols played by a mass choir of over 100 tubas

Carol-Candlelight Celebration

Sunday, December 18
5 p.m. 
Belmont University McAfee Concert Hall
Campus & parking map
service of celebration with the Sanctuary Choir, Children’s Choir, Orchestra,
and the Adonai School of Ballet

Christmas Eve Communion

Two service times 5 p.m. & 7 p.m.
5 p.m. – Fellowship Hall
7 p.m. – Broadway Chapel
special time of worship featuring carols, candles, and communion

Christmas Day Worship

Sunday, December 25
10:30 a.m. 
Fellowship Hall
combined worship celebrating the birth of our Savior; no Connect Groups

New Year’s Day Worship

Sunday, January 1, 2023
10:30 a.m. 
Fellowship Hall
combined worship as a church family; no Connect Groups

Wednesday Night Bible Study

O Come! A Two-Week Bible Study of Anticipation & Hope

December 7 & 14 – 6-7 p.m., Room 370
Led by Alan Raughton

This two-week Christmas series looks at how the people of Israel anxiously awaited the coming Messiah and how we should just as excitedly be waiting on His return!


This fun, interactive, high-energy series includes Christmas-themed games as well as a deep dive into Scripture. Each session has all the ingredients for an unforgettable Christmas celebration!

Advent Devotion Guide

Each day of this Advent we will read stories from some of our church members about times when they KNOW that God is (or was) with them. Immanuel is, indeed, God with us.

View the 2022 Advent Guide


Christmas at First

combined morning worship featuring our Children’s, Youth, and Sanctuary Choirs and the Sanctuary Orchestra