Westminster Presbyterian Church • Buffalo invites the public to its worship services and concerts as together we prepare for the birth of the Christ Child. Highlights of the Christmas Season include the church’s Choir Concert (December 22 at 7:30 PM), a Christmas Organ Recital (December 23 at 7:30 PM), and the Eighty-Sixth Annual Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols (December 24 at 10 PM). Worship services and concerts are free and open to the public, and are held at the church, 724 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209; the public is encouraged but not required to be masked and vaccinated. Additionally, all services and concerts will be livestreamed and archived on the church’s website, wpcbuffalo.org/live.
- The Longest Night – December 21 • 4:44 PM in the Sanctuary and online. At sundown on the longest night of the year, prayers will be offered for those we have lost during this difficult year. https://fb.me/e/4oqP9t228
- Christmas Concert – December 22 • 7:30 PM in the Sanctuary and online. Ring in the season with classical masterworks, congregational carols, and handbell favorites, presented by the Westminster Choirs and orchestra. https://fb.me/e/24hXtT623
- Organ Recital – December 23 • 7:30 PM in the Sanctuary and online. Garrett F. Martin offers a program of sacred and secular favorites on Westminster’s newly restored Aeolian-Skinner pipe organ. https://fb.me/e/2X9gugTkd
- Christmas Eve Family-led Service – December 24 • 5 PM in the Sanctuary and online. Rev. Leach and Rev. Nutter Dowling will read the Christmas Story as children assemble the créche. https://fb.me/e/2kMf9yajX
- Eighty-Sixth Annual Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols – December 24 • 10 PM in the Sanctuary and online. The Westminster Choir, Handbell Choir, and Orchestra lead the Festival of Lessons and Carols, with biblical readings and music anticipating the birth of Jesus. https://fb.me/e/2d9xkpqDm