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St. John's Episcopal

Job hunters' group: Expert speakers provide job search tips, résumé reviews, interview coaching and networking opportunities. No fees or registration. 7 p.m. Tuesdays. 1623 Carmel Road.

Sardis Baptist

Christmas Eve service: Traditional candlelight service with carols and communion. Nursery provided. 6 p.m. Dec. 24. 5811 Sardis Road.

Harrison United Methodist, Pineville

Christmas Eve services: Candlelight communion services. 5, 7, and 11 p.m. Dec. 24. Child care provided at 5 and 7 p.m. services. 15008 Lancaster Highway, Pineville.

Carmel Presbyterian

Christmas Eve services: Family worship, 6 p.m. Dec. 24. Communion service, 11 p.m. 2048 Carmel Road.

Trinity Presbyterian

Christmas Eve services: Family-friendly communion service, 5 p.m. Dec. 24. Communion service, 11 p.m. with choral prelude at 10:30 p.m. 3115 Providence Road. 704-366-3554.

Myers Park Presbyterian

Christmas Eve services: Traditional worship and communion, noon Dec. 24. Family-friendly services featuring the Christmas story and communion, 3 and 5 p.m. Traditional worship, communion and candlelight, 8 and 11 p.m. Child care for ages 0-3 at 8 p.m. service only. 2501 Oxford Place.

Park Road Baptist

Christmas Eve service: "An Ideal Whose Time has Come." 5 p.m. Dec. 24.

Services: "Christmas I: An Ideal of Grace," 11 a.m. Dec. 26. "Christmas II: An Ideal of Gratitude," 11 a.m. Jan. 2. 3900 Park Road. 704-523-5717.

St. Michael's Anglican

Cookies and Carols: The choir will perform their program from the Christmas Eve midnight mass along with a few surprises and audience sing-alongs. Refreshments provided. Free. 4 p.m. Dec. 26. 2211 Margaret Wallace Road, Matthews. 704-537-7777.

Calvary Church

Christmas Eve services: Candlelight, inspiring choral and orchestral music and message from Senior Pastor Dr. John Munro. 4, 6, and 8 p.m. Dec. 24. Child care at 4 and 6 p.m. services. ASL interpretation at 6 p.m. service. 5801 Pineville-Matthews Road.

South Mecklenburg Presbyterian

Christmas Eve services: "Gathering Around the Manger" for families with young children, 2 and 4 p.m. Dec. 24 in Mecklenburg Hall. Traditional communion services at 3, 5, 7, and 10 p.m. in the sanctuary. 8601 Bryant Farms Road.