O Holy Night: A Christmas Concert
Sunday, December 8 | 9:00 & 11:00 a.m. | 6:00 p.m. | FUMC Sanctuary (11th & Boulder)
Inspired by the wonder of Jesus’ birth, our Christmas concert will tell the story of the night hope came to all people when Jesus Christ was born. The Cathedral Choir and Orchestra, directed by Rev. Joseph A. Bias, will be joined by soloists, Phil Armstrong, Kyle Bloomer, Susannah Brooks, Ose Burnett, Sarah Foster and Narrator, Hans Helmerich.
Your favorite carols and songs of the season will include works from the movie, “A Christmas Carol” and several new and perennially favorite choral/orchestral works by Leroy Anderson, Percy Grainger, Handel, Mendelssohn, John Rutter, and Mack Wilberg.
Pastor Jessica Moffatt and the family of First United Methodist Church of Tulsa invite you, your family, and friends to this wonderful celebration of the joy of Christmas in the beautiful Gothic cathedral at 11th and Boulder in downtown Tulsa.
Wesley Handbell Choir Christmas Concert
Sunday, December 15 | 4:00 p.m. | FUMC McBirney Chapel (11th & Boulder)
The Wesley Handbell Choir will present their concert of Christmas favorites on Sunday afternoon, December 15. This intimate concert, held in McBirney Chapel, will set the mood for the season as the classic sound of bells fill the air.
Community Candlelight Service
Saturday, December 21 | 6:00 p.m. | Brookside Collective (3737 S Peoria Ave)
We’ll gather together to celebrate Christmas in a uniquely Brookside way. We invite you to come and spend time in candlelight worship celebrating the coming of our King. Plan to dress for the weather and be outside to share the light of Christ with the world. We hope you and your family make this part of your Christmas traditions!
Chaotic Christmas Eve Service
Tuesday, December 24 | 4:30 p.m. | Children's Auditorium (12th & Boulder)
Our Chaotic Christmas Eve service is where the peace of "White Christmas" meets the chaos of "A Christmas Story." Join us for this family candlelight service (tailored for families with children ages 2-11) where we sing carols, have story time, hear and see the nativity story, and celebrate communion. The Chaotic Christmas Eve Service is where we experience the joy of Christmas in the midst of life’s chaos.
Come and Go Christmas Eve Communion
Tuesday, December 24 | 4:30-6:00 p.m. | FUMC Sanctuary (11th & Boulder)
We know that travel, dinner plans, and family traditions keep many from attending one of our Christmas Eve services. That’s why we offer a time of come and go communion. It’s a holy moment in the sanctuary where families celebrate Jesus’ sacrifice together.
Service of Carols, Communion, & Candlelight
Tuesday, December 24 | 7:00 p.m. | FUMC Sanctuary (11th & Boulder)
With songs you know and love, beautiful music, a reading of the Christmas story, and a candle-lighting, this will be the highlight of your holiday season.
Acoustic Christmas Eve Service
Tuesday, December 24 | 11:00 p.m. | FUMC Sanctuary (11th & Boulder)
You are invited to join us for a unique Christmas Eve experience in our beautiful Gothic Cathedral. Our 11:00 p.m. service features Christmas classics led by an acoustic band, a message of hope, communion, and candlelight. Stay up late with us as we celebrate Jesus’ birth as a community.
Candlelight Epiphany Service
Sunday, January 5, 2020 | 5:00 p.m. | FUMC Sanctuary (11th & Boulder)
This service, now in its 74th year at FUMC, celebrates the climax of the season and marks the end of the twelve days of Christmas. The service of pageantry and of light challenges us to be a light for Christ in the dark world.