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Kimball Lutheran, Kannapolis

Advent Service: 7 p.m. Dec. 22. Light supper at 6 p.m.

Blue Christmas Service: For those experiencing grief or anyone who would like prayer and reflection. 7 p.m. Dec. 23.

Christmas Eve Services: Daytime service with communion, 12:30 p.m. Dec. 24. Family candlelight service with contemporary worship and communion, 5:30 p.m. Traditional candlelight service, 10:30 p.m.; music begins at 10 p.m.

Christmas Day Service: 11 a.m. Dec. 25.

Combined Worship Service: Instead of two Sunday services, there will be one service at 9:30 a.m. Dec. 26. Sunday school at 8:30 a.m. 101 Vance St., Kannapolis. 704-933-4101.

Westford United Methodist

Christmas Eve Service: 11 p.m. Dec. 24. 273 N.C. 49 S., Concord. 704-782-1423.

Fire Church, Concord

Christmas Eve Service: 6 p.m. Dec. 24. 4323 Concord Pkwy. S., Concord.

Covenant Church of Harrisburg

Candlelight Service: 11 p.m. Dec. 24. 6900 Hickory Ridge Road, Harrisburg. 704-455-5812.

Rocky River Church, Concord

Service: Christmas Eve "Eve" service, 6:30 p.m. Dec. 23.

Christmas Eve Service: 6:30 p.m. Dec. 24. Services held at Pitts School Road Elementary School, 720 Pitts School Road.

McGill Baptist, Concord

Longest Night Service: 6:30 p.m. Dec. 22.

Christmas Eve Services: 6 and 11 p.m. Dec. 24. 5300 Poplar Tent Road, Concord. 704-788-1180.

Concord First Assembly

Family Worship Day: 9 and 11 a.m. Dec. 26. 150 Warren C. Coleman Blvd., Concord.

Grace Church, Harrisburg

Candlelight Service: 5:30 p.m. Dec. 24. 2007 Stallings Road, Harrisburg.

Prosperity Presbyterian Church

Service: Christmas Eve worship service is Dec. 24 at 7 p.m. All invited. Nursery will be provided. Prosperity Presbyterian Church, 5533 Prosperity Church Road, Charlotte. 704-875-1182.