St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Gowen City

The traditional Christmas Eve Service of Carols, Candlelight, and Communion will be held at 7 p.m. The Rev. David M. Byerly is pastor. Participating in the service are Stephanie Boyer, lector; Brianna Wengrenovich, acolyte/crucifer; Alice and Cindy Henninger, communion assistants, and Walter Boyer, organist and choir director.

St. John's United Church of Christ, Shamokin

The Christmas Eve Service of Worship will be held at 7:30 p.m. The program will feature selections by the handbell choir. Carolyn Weaver is organist, and Brittany and Brianna Bendas are the acolytes.

Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Shamokin

The Christmas Eve Family Service will be held at 4:30 p.m. The Rev. David M. Byerly is pastor. Also participating in the service are David Kopitsky Sr., worship assistant; Ethan Tharp, acolyte; the Kopitsky family, communion bearers; Jeanne Romanic, altar care; Casey Henninger, pianist; David Kopitsky, Sr. and Kim Tharp, soloists; Charlene Pell, choir director, and Arthur Martin, Mark Cupp, Gene Faust, Tom Fiorey, Bill Joraskie, J. Richard Miller and Ron Weller, ushers.

The Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship will be celebrated at 9 p.m. The Rev. David M. Byerly is pastor. Participating in the service are Joan Lineweaver and Roger Griffin, worship assistants; Tyler Keiser, acolyte/ crucifer; Cupp family, communion bearers; Treva Madison, altar care; Casey Henninger, pianist; David Kopitsky Sr., soloist; Charline Pell, Cardinal Choir director and cantor, and Arthur Martin, Mark Cupp, Gene Faust, Tom Fiorey, Bill Joraskie, J. Richard Miller and Ron Weller, ushers.