"'Tis the night before Jesus when all through the earth,
Every creature is stirring for a new baby's birth."
Here is a Christmas Eve service that persons of all ages will enjoy. It may easily be presented by the younger members of your congregation.
It includes a complete order of service with:
- Suggested music for children's choir
- Hymns for the entire congregation
- Parts for a speaking choir
- A brief monolgue by Mary
- One page listing additional hymns that could be used with the service
Robert Mueller is a native of Arkansas and has been pastor of Lutheran congregations in Louisiana, Kansas, and Iowa. He is presently a free-lance writer living near Ponchatoula, Louisiana. His other CSS books include "For People Just Like Us," "Seven Tell Their Story," and "Good Morning, Jersalem "