Area churches announce Christmas event schedules

December 05, 2018


The A. Frank Smith United Methodist Church, located at 131 Cooper Street in Alto, is performing their Christmas cantata at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9.

The First Baptist Church-Alto will present their cantata at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16. The church is located at 235 East San Antonio Street.


The First United Methodist Church-Rusk’s annual cantata and pie raffle will be held 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9 at the church, 255 S. Henderson St., Rusk. Lunch will follow the cantata and include the pie raffle.


East Side Baptist in Jacksonville will present a choir cantata at 11 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 16.

The church is located at 1100 East Loop 456.

The First United Methodist Church-Jacksonville will showcase their children’s Christmas program at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 23.

On Monday, Dec. 24, at 6 p.m. the church will host a Christmas candlelight service featuring the Lord’s Supper.

The church is located at 1031 SE Loop 456.


Whitehouse First Baptist Church is sponsoring a drive-through Bethlehem, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Dec. 5-7 at the church, 801 E. Main St., Whitehouse.


First Baptist Church-Troup will present “The Worship of Christmas,” a cantata, at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 16. The church is located at 17941 North State Highway 135.


Christmas at Craft will be held 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at Craft Baptist Church, CR 1629 in Jacksonville. Come watch “The Star”, enjoy cocoa and popcorn.