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Christmas Eve Services in Cary

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Cary, NC — Merry Christmas Eve! We hope you find this list of midnight mass, communion, and candlelight services handy this evening–and that you have a wonderful Christmas day with family and friends.


Colonial Baptist Church, 6051 Tryon Road
Christmas Eve Service: 3:30 and 5:00 pm (nursery care available)
Candlelight Communion: 11:00 pm (no childcare offered)

First Baptist Church, 218 South Academy Street
Christmas Eve Candlelight & Communion Service: 4:30 and 6:00 pm

Good Hope Baptist Church, 6630 Good Hope Church Road
Christmas Eve Service: 5:00 pm

Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 110 SE Maynard Road
Children’s Christmas Eve Service: 4:00 pm
Candlelight Christmas Eve Service: 8:00 pm


St Michael’s of the Archangel, 804 High House Road
Christmas Mass: 9:00 pm
Midnight Mass: 12:00 am


St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 221 Union Street
Child-Friendly Service: 4:00 pm
Eucharist with Christmas carols: 7:00 pm
Eucharist (Midnight Mass) with Christmas carols: 10:30 pm


Christ the King Lutheran Church, 600 Walnut Street
Christmas Eve Service: 4:00, 7:00, 8:00, and 10:30 pm
Christmas Day Service: 4:00 pm

Resurrection Lutheran Church, 100 W. Lochmere Drive
Service for Families and Children: 3:00 pm
Traditional Service: 4:30 pm
Contemporary Candlelight Service: 6:00 pm
Traditional Candlelight Service: 8:00 and 10:00 pm


White Plains United Methodist Church, 313 SE Maynard Road
All services will feature a time of Holy communion and candlelight
Contemporary Worship/Children’s Time: 5:00 pm
Traditional Worship: 7:00 and 11:00 pm
Music and Meditation: 9:00 pm

Saint Francis United Methodist Church, 2965 Kildaire Farm Road
Christmas Eve Service, 5:00 and 7:30 pm

Genesis United Methodist Church, 850 High House Road
Family Worship Service: 5:00 pm
Worship with Holy Communion: 7:00 pm


Bridge Community Church at Kids ‘R’ Kids, 6010 McCrimmon Parkway
Christmas Eve Service & Potluck: 4:30-6:30 pm


Cornerstone Presbyterian Church, 2220 High House Road
Christmas Eve Communion and Candlelight Service: 5:00, 7:00, and 11:00 pm

Cary Presbyterian Church, 614 Griffis Street
Christmas Eve Family Service: 5:00 pm
Service of Lessons and Carols: 7:00 and 9:00 pm

Kirk of Kildaire Presbyterian, 200 High Meadow Drive
Preschool Children’s Service: 3:30 pm
Family Candlelight Service: 5:00 pm
Traditional Candlelight and Communion: 7:00 pm
Contemplative Candlelight and Communion: 11:00 pm

United Church of Christ

Good Shepard United Church of Christ, 1050 NW Maynard Road
Christmas Eve Service: 7:00 pm


Photo by Melinda Seckington