One thing that people really talk a lot about this time of year is "the reason for the season."  So that means that people really want to reconnect with their spiritual roots around the holidays.  Here's a look at some of the special services coming up at our local churches. This isn't an exhaustive list by any means, and if your church has a special service that isn't listed here, feel free to put it in the comments.

The Parkview Christian Church at 1405 East 16th Street. 

They invite you to join them Christmas Eve at 6:00 p.m. for Candlelight Communion service with Christmas music.  Their regular Sunday worship will be at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., and 9:40 Sunday school.

St Paul's Lutheran Church at 701 S. Massachusetts. 

On Dec. 24, there will be a family Christmas Eve Candlelight worship at 6:30 p.m. On Christmas they'll have a worship service at 9:00 a.m. and on New Year's Eve they'll have another service at 6:30 p.m.

Immanuel United Church of Christ at 418 W 4th St.

They'll have a Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship at 7:00 p.m. Join them for worship services every Sunday at 10:30 a.m.  Call 826-3553 or visit for more information.

First Baptist Church of Sedalia at 200 East 6th St.

The church will have Christmas Eve Services at 5:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. with a Candlelight Lord's Supper.  Call 826-2160 or visit for more information.

Wesley United Methodist Church at 1822 West Broadway. 

The regular Sunday worship is at 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. and their Christmas Eve Candlelight services will be at 6:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. For more information, call 826-4502.

The First Baptist Church of Warrensburg at 1302 South Maguire. 

The FBC will have Christmas Eve worship at 4:00 p.m and 5:30 p.m. with free child care. Visit‎ or call 1 (855) 565 3451 for more information.

The Our Savior Lutheran Church at 3700 West Broadway.

The church will have special services on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  Visit or call 827-02226 for more information.

The Northside Christian Church at 500 North Ridgeview Drive in Warrensburg.

They'll have two Christmas Eve Services at 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.  For more information, call 660-747-8632 or go to

Lifepointe Church will meet at the Best Western State Fair Motor Inn.

Their Christmas Eve Service on Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013 will be at 6:30 p.m. Visit for more information.

East Sedalia Baptist Church at 1019 E 5th St.

They'll have a Community Christmas Eve Service on Tuesday, Dec. 24 at 5:30 p.m. Call (660) 826-3887 or visit for more information.


Again, I know this isn't everybody by any means.  So if your church or group wasn't on the list and you want to  let me know what you're gonna do, feel free to leave a comment and get the word out.

Have a Merry Christmas and  Happy Holidays,