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St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran “Smoke” Church holds Christmas pageant

By Aveline Stees, St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

A Christmas pageant depicting the birth of Jesus was held at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran “Smoke” Church on Sunday, December 22, 2013. The pageant featured Mary, Joseph, the Christ Child, shepherds, Kings and an angelic choir. There were readings from Luke 2, Christmas hymns and special music offered. The program was composed and directed by Mr. Donald Ryan, organist and choir director. A children’s sermon was presented by Faye Rausch.

St. Paul’s and our Pastor, Elna Stratton, welcomes you to join us every Sunday morning at 9 a.m. for worship service and 10 a.m. for Sunday School. We are located on Old route 22 right outside of Hamburg.