There are a variety of worship services at Ames First UMC this Christmas. We hope you join us to celebrate this most joyous season! Blessings to you all this Christmas!

4:30 p.m.

A family-friendly service of carols and candlelight featuring a time with our children by Pastor Fred retelling of “Why the Chimes Rang” (with each child in attendance receiving a small memento gift), a time of blessing for all the newborn infants during the past year of 2014 (families with young babies are encouraged to be here) , music by Myrna Cakerice and Megan Kroeger, soloist.

Pastor Bethany Willers will be preaching.

7:30 p.m.

A family service of traditional carols and candlelight featuring music by Myrna Cakerice, our Chancel Choir, special guest soloists, Anne Todey and Anson Woodin, Dr. Michael Golemo, and the Primmer Trumpet Trio. There will be an inspirational sharing by our “Up with Puppets” ministry.

Pastor Fred Lewis will be preaching.

10:30 p.m.

A quiet, late-night service of carols, communion, and candlelight featuring the music of Myrna Cakerice and Barbara Mittman featuring soloists Henrietta Klarenbeek and Roy Cakerice.

Pastor Bethany Willers will be preaching.


No Saturday at First worship on December 27

One Worship Service Sunday, December 28 at 9:30 a.m.