Churches throughout county will hold special services for Christmas

Churches throughout Huntington County will hold special services next week to celebrate the birth of Christ.

Here are times and places of many of those services:

Anglican Church of Our Glorious King, Huntington - A service will be held Christmas Day, Wednesday, Dec. 25, at 10 a.m. with Rev. John Robinette as celebrant and preacher. The church is located at 404 Grayston Ave. For information, call 312-8054.

Banquo Christian Church, Banquo - The church's Christmas service will be held on Sunday, Dec. 22, at 6:30 p.m.

Bethel Assembly of God, Huntington - An hour-long Christmas Eve service will begin at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 24. The service will include the singing of Christmas carols and conclude with the lighting of candles. The church is located at 1640 E. Taylor St. For information, call 356-8363.

Bethel United Methodist Church, Huntington - A Christmas Eve service on Tuesday, Dec. 24, begins at 6 p.m.

Calvary United Methodist Church, Bippus - A candlelight service on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, begins at 7 p.m.

Central Christian Church, Huntington - A candlelight service will be held on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, beginning at 11 p.m.

Christian Life Tabernacle, Huntington - A service will be held on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, at 11 a.m.

College Park United Brethren - Services will be held on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Etna Avenue Wesleyan Church, Huntington - A Christmas service will be held on Sunday, Dec. 22, at 6 p.m., featuring the GloryWay Quartet.

Evangelical United Methodist Church, Huntington - Two services will be held on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m. and 11 p.m.

Faith Chapel United Methodist Church, Huntington - A Christmas cantata will be presented on Sunday, Dec. 22, at 10 a.m. On Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, a candlelight service will be held at 10 p.m.

Faith Community Church, Huntington - A Christmas Eve service, with candles, carols and communion, will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m.

Faith Lutheran Church, Roanoke - A Christmas Eve service will be held on Dec. 24 at 9 p.m. On Christmas Day, Dec. 25, a service will be held at 9 a.m.

First Brethren Church, Huntington - A Christmas Eve service will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 6 p.m. The church is located at 245 S. Marion Rd. For information, call 356-5769.

Huntington Baptist Church, Huntington - A candlelight service will be held on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Huntington Church of the Brethren, Huntington - The Christmas Eve service on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m. will include communion, carols and a candle lighting service. The church is located at Guilford and Washington streets. For information, call 356-7983.

Lancaster Wesleyan Church, Huntington County - A service of carols and candles will be held on Sunday, Dec. 22, at 6 p.m.

Life Church, Huntington - The Christmas service will be held on Monday, Dec. 23, at 7 p.m. with a special "Christmas Eve Eve" service for the entire family.

Markle Church of Christ, Markle - A 45-minute Christmas Eve service of carols, candles and communion begins at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 24. Child care will be available for children younger than 3.

Markle United Methodist Church, Markle - A service will be held on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m.

Mt. Etna United Methodist Church - A family candlelight Christmas Eve service will be held Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m. A time of fellowship will follow the service.

New Hope United Brethren, Huntington - A candlelight communion Christmas Eve service will be held on Dec. 24 at 6:30 p.m. Katrina Cline Bradley will be the guest Soloist, and Rev. Lynn Mefford will give the meditation.

Roanoke Baptist Church, Roanoke - A Christmas Day candlelight service will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 25, at 7 p.m.

St. Catherine Catholic Church, Nix Settlement - A Christmas Eve Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 8:30 p.m.

St. Joseph Catholic Church, Roanoke - Masses on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 8 a.m., 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. The Mass on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m.

SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Huntington - Masses on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, are at 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. Masses on Christmas Day will be celebrated at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.

St. Peter's First Community Church, Huntington - A Christmas Eve service will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 11 p.m.

St. Peter Lutheran Church, Huntington - The choir will sing at the Christmas Eve service to be held on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m.

St. Mary Catholic Church, Huntington - Celebrations on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, include a children's Mass at 5:15 p.m. and midnight Mass at midnight. Masses on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, are at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Seminary United Methodist Church, Roanoke - A candlelight Christmas Eve service will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 11 p.m.

Solid Rock United Methodist Church, Warren - Two services will be held on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24. The first service is at 7 p.m. The second service will be led by youth and will begin at 11 p.m.

The 509 Community, Huntington - A Christmas Eve service will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m.

Trinity United Methodist Church, Huntington - Services will be held on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m. and 11 p.m.

Union Church, Huntington - A Christmas Eve service will be held on Dec. 24 at The Vine Campus, 44 Vine St., at 6 p.m. An additional Christmas Eve service will be held Dec. 24 at Union Church, 3688E-400N, Huntington, beginning at 8 p.m.

Warren Church of Christ, Warren - A Christmas service will be held on Sunday, Dec. 22, from 9:30 to 11:15 a.m.

Warren United Church of Christ, Warren - A candlelight service on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, will begin at 11 p.m.

Zanesville United Methodist Church, Zanesville - The Christmas Eve celebration begins with open communion from 5 p.m. to 6:40 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 24. An early family candlelight service will follow at 7 p.m., with a candlelight and communion service concluding the day at 11 p.m.