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"The Light of the World: A Drive-through Christmas Experience"
WEATHER PERMITTING | In-person | At Short Pump Middle School | Sunday, Dec. 20 and Thursday, Dec. 24 | 1-4 PM  
A brand-new Christmas experience for a brand-new year! Drive through several "stations of the cradle," each depicting a moment of the Christmas story with special music, decorated scenes, and costumed characters. The event is free and open to the public. Participants will enjoy the tableaux from the safety of their own cars. >MORE<

The Giving Tree
Support our mission partners at the Hope & Resurrection Secondary School in South Sudan. Make a gift, reach a child, and watch the tree become illuminated in worship each week. For every gift made, we will add a votive candle to our Giving Tree and you will receive a beautiful handmade ornament. Click here to give and click here to receive your ornament.

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Online Worship at CCE
Thursday, Dec. 24 | 5:30 PM 
All are welcome to gather online as a church family for a simple Christmas Eve worship service. Please make plans to gather on YouTube at 5:30 PM for the livestream or anytime after. We invite you to light a candle, ring a bell, and open your heart to the promise of Christmas. >WORSHIP ONLINE<

Online Lessons & Carols
Online |  Dec. 17 - Jan. 6
Christ Church Episcopal has partnered with Shady Grove UMC to present a a glorious online service of Lessons and Carols. Join the journey through song, scripture, and prayer. You don't want to miss this Christmas delight! >WATCH<

Online Christmas Eve Eucharist with St. James Episcopal Church
Thursday, Dec. 24 | 4 PM & 8 PM
Join our friends at St. James Episcopal Church in the Fan as their beautiful sanctuary – adorned by exquisite flowers and illumined by glowing candles – will be fully captured by a professional film crew for an unforgettable Christmas Eve experience. The church will ring with the sound of organ and voices singing your favorite carols – “O come, all ye faithful,” “Angels we have heard on high,” Hark! The herald angels,” “Away in a manger” and “Silent night,” sung by candlelight on the steps of the church. The service will be streamed at 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. at and available thereafter on  YouTube.
A Cathedral Christmas
Thursday, Dec. 24 and Friday, Dec. 25
The Washington National Cathedral has become a sacred space where the country gathers during moments of national significance. This year, they are providing an array of online worship opportunities for us all to enjoy. Family Christmas Eve Service (with live animals!), Christmas Eve Holy Communion, and a special Christmas Day Organ Recital will be sure to bring you Christmas joy! >WORSHIP<


A Diocesan Service of Lessons and Carols
Sunday, Dec. 27 | 10 AM 
In lieu of a Christ Church worship service, we invite you to join others from across the Diocese of Virginia to celebrate Christmas through scripture and song. Stay tuned for worship link.

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