The Season of Christmas begins Dec. 25 and ends on Jan. 5, the eve of the Feast of the Epiphany. The liturgical color of the season is white, which is often complemented with gold. The color white represents joy and light.
Visit St. Martin’s for a variety of Christmas worship services and festivities.
Christmas Worship Services
Christmas Eve Services
Saturday, Dec. 24
11 a.m. in The Church – The Family Service includes pageantry and is designed for families with younger children. Holy Eucharist is not offered.
1, 3:30, 6 and 8:30 p.m. in The Church – Traditional services offer Holy Eucharist, festive music by the Parish Choir, accompanied by the Gloria Dei organ with brass and tympani.
Note: The 11 a.m., 3:30, 6 and 8:30 p.m. worship services will be livestreamed.
6:30 p.m. in Parish Life Center – Come gather for the Riverway's Christmas Eve service. Enjoy contemporary music, fellowship and more. Holy Eucharist is offered.
Christmas Day Traditional Service
Sunday, Dec. 25
11 a.m. in The Church – Celebrate our Lord’s birth. Join us for Holy Eucharist traditional service with hymns, anthems and the Parish Choir.
The Holy Name of Our Lord
Sunday, Jan. 1
8, 9 and 11:15 a.m. in The Church – Traditional service with Holy Eucharist
9:15 a.m. in Parish Life Center – Family Table contemporary service with Holy Eucharist
11:15 a.m. in Parish Life Center – Riverway contemporary service with Holy Eucharist
Note: The 6 p.m. traditional service in The Church will not be offered on Jan. 1.