If you have news about your faith community, please send announcements, press releases and photos to email@example.com.Compiled by Erica BattenMyers Park United Methodist Concert: The Adults Plus! concert for ages 55 and older will be at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 19. A meal follows for $5. Meal reservations: 704-376-5520 ext. 5200. 1501 Queens Road. www.mpumc.org.St. John Neumann Catholic Mass: Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe Mass, 7 p.m. Dec. 12. 8451 Idlewild Road. www.4sjnc.org.St. Matthew Catholic Symposium: Join us for a viewing of the Rev. Robert Barron’s television series “Catholicism.” Monthly meetings will include video and small-group discussion. The Rev. Thomas Kessler will lead the next session, “Mary, the Mother of God.” 7-9 p.m. Dec. 13. 8015 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy. www.stmatthewcatholic.org.Sharon United Methodist Musical celebration: Come celebrate “The Hope of Christmas” with an upbeat collection of celebration songs and seasonal favorites. 7 p.m. Dec. 16. 4411 Sharon Road. 704-366-9166.St. Gabriel Catholic Performance: The Worth School Choir of West Sussex, England, will present a program of Christmas music. 7 p.m. Dec. 15. 3016 Providence Road. www.stgabrielchurch.org.Temple Israel Hanukkah candle lighting: During this joyous festival of rededication, we will have candle lighting after Minyan. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 12-13 and 5:30 p.m. Dec. 15. Hanukkah Shabbat service: Shabbat service and dinner for families with young children. 5:45 p.m. Dec. 14. Hanukkah family dance: Men’s Club father-daughter dance. Bring the whole family. $25 per parent-child pair; $10 for each extra child. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Dec. 15. www.templeisraelnc.org.Grace United Methodist Christmas cantata: The adult choir will present Joseph Martin’s “Canticle of Joy” with additional music by the Grace Notes handbell choir. A reception will follow. 4:30 p.m. Dec. 16. 737 E. Woodlawn Road. 704-523-5052.Sardis Presbyterian Special service: “A Service of Hope and Remembrance” for those who have lost a loved one. Lay counselors and pastors will be available after the service. 7 p.m. Dec. 12. 6100 Sardis Road. www.sardis.org.Pineville United Methodist Service: The music ministry, featuring the combined chancel choir, praise team and guest musicians, will present special Christmas music for the 9 and 11 a.m. worship services on Dec. 16. 110 S. Polk St., Pineville. 704-889-2022; www.pinevilleumc.org.Quail Hollow Presbyterian Live nativity: Experience Christmas at our live Nativity, offered as a gift to the community by the children and youth of the church. 6 and 7 p.m. Dec. 15-16. 8801 Park Road. 704-554-5714.Holy Yoga Yoga classes: Gentle yoga at 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, level 1 and 2 at 10:45 a.m. Wednesdays in Ligon Hall at Carmel Presbyterian, 2048 Carmel Road. A varied class will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. firstname.lastname@example.org.