Christmas Eve

Celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ at Brentwood United Methodist Church!

We have 7 worship services of varying styles for your family to celebrate Christmas Eve. All of our services include a time for Communion and end with Candlelight singing.

Interested in welcoming folks to church on Christmas Eve? Volunteer for our Welcome Team and share the Christmas spirit with everyone who walks through our doors! We also have a number of Advent programs to prepare your heart for Christmas Eve.

  • 12 p.m. Contemporary Service

    Location: Sanctuary | Music: Worship Band | Shuttle: No | Childcare: Yes (0-3)

    Our first service of the day is a contemporary worship experience with a vibrancy all its own. Come as you are for an encounter with the coming King! Our worship band brings together ageless traditions and contemporary music in an eclectic blend of old and new. We gather at the Lord's table for Communion and end with candlelight singing.

  • 2 p.m. Traditional Service

    Location: Sanctuary | Music: Children's Choirs | Shuttle: Yes | Childcare: Yes (0-3)

    Anchored by our wonderful children's choirs, this afternoon service bridges the generations in anticipation of the coming King. Piano and pipe organ are featured as the primary instruments, and the congregation worships musically with hymns and occasional praise choruses. We gather at the Lord's table for Communion and end with candlelight singing.

  • 4 p.m. Traditional Service (2 locations)

    Locations: Sanctuary + Chapel | Music: Adult Choir (Sanctuary) + Young Adult Ensemble (Chapel) | Shuttle: Yes | Childcare: Yes (0-3)

    Our traditional worship services in both the Sanctuary with our adult choir and the Chapel with our young adult ensemble bring together cherished liturgy and hymns to create an experience of timeless worship accentuated by the power and beauty of piano, pipe organ, and choir. This is typically our largest service time and has live, unique worship experiences at both locations. We gather at the Lord's table for Communion and end with candlelight singing.

  • 6 p.m. Traditional Service

    Location: Sanctuary | Music: Adult Choir + Young Adult Ensemble | Shuttle: Yes | Childcare: Yes (0-3)

    Our traditional worship with our adult choir and young adult ensemble brings together cherished liturgy and hymns to create an experience of timeless worship accentuated by the power and beauty of piano, pipe organ, and choir. We gather at the Lord's table for Communion and end with candlelight singing.

  • 8 p.m. Traditional Service

    Location: Sanctuary | Music: Youth Choirs | Shuttle: Yes | Childcare: No

    Our traditional worship with our youth choirs brings together cherished liturgy and hymns to create an experience of timeless worship accentuated by the power and beauty of piano, pipe organ, and choir. We gather at the Lord's table for Communion and end with candlelight singing.

  • 11 p.m. Traditional Service

    Location: Sanctuary | Music: Youth + College Choirs | Shuttle: No | Childcare: No

    Our traditional worship with our youth and college choirs brings together cherished liturgy and hymns to create an experience of timeless worship accentuated by the power and beauty of piano, pipe organ, and choir. This service ends as we welcome Christmas morning and the birth of the Christ child. We gather at the Lord's table for Communion and end with candlelight singing.

Directions

We're glad you're joining us on Christmas Eve!

We are located at 309 Franklin Road in Brentwood, Tennessee, across from Chick-fil-A in the Brentwood Place Shopping Center. Take exit 74 on I-65 toward Old Hickory Blvd (West) and drive south for 1.5 miles.

  • Where do I park if the lots are full?

    We have a shuttle available in the City Park lot (Franklin Road and Williamsburg Road, north of Chick-fil-A and just south of Blaze Pizza). The shuttle bus runs continuously on Christmas Eve from 1:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. between the shuttle parking lot and the Narthex covered entrance.

    There is additional parking available on Christmas Eve at the Brentwood Medical Center, Regions Bank, and U.S. Bank. We thank you for respecting these parking arrangements by not blocking the ATM drives.