Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Religious services throughout the valley

Gatherings scheduled for the holidays


Baptist

Community Baptist Church, 200 Second Ave. in Hailey.

Christmas Eve: Service at 7 p.m. Information: 788-4391.

Bible/Calvary

Calvary Bible Church, 102 Coyote Bluff Drive in Hailey, a mile north of Albertsons.

Christmas Eve: Candlelight, all ages, at 7 p.m.

Information: 788-9174 or www.calvarybiblewr.org.

Catholic

Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church, 206 Sun Valley Rd., Sun Valley.
Christmas Eve: Family Mass at 4 p.m. Mass with Christmas carols (singing begins at 9:30 p.m.) 10 p.m.

Christmas Day: Mass at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Information: 622-3432 or www.ourladyofthesnowssunvalley.net.

St. Charles Catholic Church, 315 First Ave. S. in Hailey.

Christmas Day: Mass at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Information: 788-3024 or www.stcharleshailey.org.

Community

Bellevue Community Church, 309 E. Cedar St. in Bellevue, across from Bellevue Heritage Park.

Christmas Eve: Candlelight carol service at 6 p.m.
Information: 721-7602 or email Tad Walton at tadmwalton@msn.com.

Episcopalian

St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 201 Sun Valley Rd., Sun Valley.
Christmas Eve: Services at 2 p.m., 4 p.m., 8 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Information: 726-5349 or www.stthomassunvalley.org.

Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Second Avenue and Bullion Street in Hailey.
Christmas Eve: Children and family service at 5 p.m. Late service at 10 p.m. Serving of Holy Eucharist with choir.
Christmas Day: Service at 10 a.m. Carols and Holy Eucharist.
Information: 788-3547 or www.emmanuelhailey.org.

Trans-denominational

Light on the Mountains Center for Spiritual Living, 12446 state Highway 75, just north of Gimlet.
Christmas Eve: Candlelight service with a metaphysical interpretation of the traditional Christmas story and music with guest vocalists, directed by R.L. Rowsey, at 7 p.m.

Christmas Day: Informal service with holiday choir, readings and stories at 9:30 a.m.
Pre New Year, Dec. 30: Burning bowl ceremony to release the old and set intentions for the new year through a guided visualization and oneness blessings at 9:30 a.m. Sacred chants, Tibetan bowls and African drumming.
Information: 727-1631 or www.lightonthemountains.org.

The Life Church, new location at 3140 Snowbank Drive in Woodside.
Christmas Eve: Candlelight service 7 p.m.
Information: 788-2992 or www.lifechurchsunvalley.org.

Presbyterian

Presbyterian Church of the Big Wood, corner of Saddle and Warm Springs roads in Ketchum.

Christmas Eve: Family service at 4 p.m. Candlelight services at carols and readings at 8 p.m.
Information: 726-5123 or www.pcbw.org.

Any congregation not included on this list that would like to have its information included in our online calendar or in our next edition, please call Jen at 726-8060, ext. 112, or email jliebrum@mtexpress.com.




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