Advent at First Baptist Church of Asheville

Hanging of the Green – Sunday, December 1 – 6:00 p.m. – Sanctuary *
Poinsettias, wreaths, garland, candles, and the Chrismon tree will be placed in the sanctuary by
all ages in preparation for the Advent season. The singing of carols and a wonderful holiday reception make this experience a cherished tradition.

The Time of Snow – Sunday, December 8 – 7:00 p.m. – Sanctuary
The Asheville Youth Choirs present a concert of holiday music exploring the surprising beauty of winter. Amidst barren, snowy and cold weather, the “warmth” of the season is discovered in the beauty of music, the love of family, and generous compassion for the world.

Folk Advent Service – December 11 • 6:00 p.m. • Sanctuary *
The Folk Advent Service celebrates the Advent season with a look back to simpler days and times. Join the set of a live radio variety show featuring folk musicians, readers’ theater, storytelling, and loads of fun come to life.

Glorious and Magnificent! – Sunday, December 15 – 7:00 p.m. – Sanctuary *
The Adult Choir and AYC Treble Chorus will be accompanied by Orchestra in the presentation
of two seasonal classics: Antonio Vivaldi’s Gloria and John Rutter’s Magnificat.

Advent Lovefeast – December 18 • 6:00 p.m. • Dining Room
5:00 p.m. Cello Ensemble in the Atrium
5:30 p.m. Fellowship Meal – 6:00 p.m. Celebration of the Lovefeast
Join us for this warm and inviting service of candles, carols, and community. We will tell stories, sing Christmas carols, and enjoy the traditional Moravian buns and hot chocolate.

Christmas Eve Worship – December 24

Family Christmas Eve Service – 10:30 a.m. – Sanctuary
Worship with our family of faith as children usher in the wonder of Christmas
with interactive storytelling, carols, and communion.

Christmas Eve Candlelight and Communion – 6:00 p.m. – Sanctuary *
The traditions of the Christmas season are celebrated through
communion, carols, and candlelight.

Lessons and Carols, Candlelight and Communion – 9:00 p.m. – Chapel
Centered around communion, this holy night is remembered
in the reading of Scripture and songs of faith.

* Childcare for infants through kindergarten available.
Above art by Velvet Cook.

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