Christmas at St. David’s

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, and St. David’s is so excited to celebrate the Advent, Christmas, and Epiphany season with you! Our doors are open to all in person and virtually, so consider yourself invited to join us for a service, concert, or event here as we await and celebrate the coming and birth of Jesus this season!

For more information about the Advent and Epiphany events and Christmas worship services St. David’s has to offer, please see below or contact the office.

Christmas Services at St. David’s

Location

We are located at 763 South Valley Forge Road, Wayne PA 19087. The Church is the smaller stone building. The Chapel is the larger building on the hill.

Christmas Eve Services:

3:00pm* | Church and
Chapel & Livestream
6:00pm* | Church and
Chapel & Livestream
8:00pm | Church
11:00pm | Chapel & Livestream

Christmas Day Services:

8:00am | Church
10:00am | Church

*These services are best for families with young children. Nursery care is also available at 3:00pm for children 3 months to 4 years old.

Worship

St. David’s follows the services outlined in the Book of Common Prayer 1979. The services include Old & New Testament reading, a reading from the Gospel, a sermon and traditional communion. Chapel services include music by choir, brass, organ, and timpani. Church services include music by vocal soloists and organ.

Communion

All Baptized Christians are welcome to take communion. If you would prefer not to take communion, you can remain seated, or come forward with your arms crossed to receive a blessing.

After You Go

We would love to have you back next Sunday! In the meantime, stay in touch! Fill out the Get Connected form at the bottom of the ‘I’m New’ page.

Give Online

At St. David’s we believe our time, talents, and possessions are not really ours, God gave that to all of us. If you are prayerfully called to give, please click here. Thank you!

Christmas Outreach

St. David’s is collecting Christmas toys and money to send our partners grants this season. We’re also collecting warm accessories for Epiphany. Get the full details here. Thank you!

Give Gifts that Give Twice!
Shop The Gift Shop & Art Gallery at St. David’s

Proceeds from the sales of gifts, art, and books benefit our international partners in Cuba, Guatemala, and Uganda. Visit The Gift Shop & Art Gallery online!

Advent through Epiphany Events

Advent Resources for the Home & Advent Close to Home Words

Daily Word Sign Up Ongoing

This Advent season three resources will be available for your spiritual enrichment: The Jesse Tree and Ornament Set, Advent in a Bag, and the Daily Word. Jesse Trees and Advent kits available for pick up starting November 21, by reservation or until supplies last. Daily Word devotional sign ups available at any time.

Sign Up

Mid-Week Healing Eucharist

Wednesdays, beginning Dec. 1
} 7:30am
Chapel

Morning Holy Eucharist with Healing Prayer returns on Wednesdays beginning in Advent.
LIVESTREAM

Advent Close to Home Gatherings

Wednesdays, Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22
} 7:00pm
Zoom

A time of midweek worship, conversation, and reflection through prayer, art, and music. The gatherings will be an opportunity to expand on the content found in the Close to Home daily devotional resource. Participation is welcomed ongoing.

JOIN ON ZOOM

Christmas Pageant

Sunday, December 19
} 11:30am
} 3:00pm
Chapel
Monday, December 20
} 7:00pm
Chapel

Witness the annual retelling of the Advent through Epiphany story, enacted by parishioners of all ages. A joy-filled occasion for the whole family. Sign ups to participate are now open! Click the link for details.

LEARN MORE

Longest Night & Starlight Service of Remembering

Tuesday, December 21
} 7:00pm
Chapel

A liturgy to mark the Winter Solstice when the daylight begins to win over the winter darkness. This service holds space for grief in a season characterized by joy. 

LIVESTREAM

Christmas 2021 Event Broadcasts

If you missed any of the Advent or Christmas broadcasts from the season, they are all available to view on our YouTube Channel.
Please check out the video playlist below to watch them at your own time.

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