La Jolla churches announce Christmas services, programs
Pictured is Mary Star of the Sea Church in La Jolla, 2010, with its altar dressed for the Christmas services.
All Hallows Catholic Community
6602 La Jolla Scenic Drive South
Phone: (858) 459-2975
Christmas Services: Confessions 7:30 p.m. Dec. 21; Masses with children’s choir and living crèche 4 p.m. (church) 4 p.m. (hall) Dec. 24 and 6 p.m. carols; 6:30 p.m. (adult choir); 10:30 p.m. (cantor, soloists, instruments). Dec. 25 at 9 a.m. (adult choir); 11 a.m. (cantor and organ). Feast of the Holy Family: Blessing of families at each Mass, 8 and 9:30 a.m. Dec. 26.
New Year’s Services: 5:30 p.m Dec. 31; 9 a.m. Jan. 1.
Congregational Church of La Jolla Light
1216 Cave Street
Phone: (858) 459-5045
Children’s Service: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 19
Christmas Service: 6 p.m. (Families); 9 p.m. (Communion and Candlelight) Dec. 24
La Jolla Christian Fellowship
627 Genter Street
Phone: (858) 454-9636
Christmas Services: “The Christmas Story” in drama and music, 10 a.m. Dec. 19, complimentary brunch.
La Jolla Community Church
4377 Eastgate Mall
Phone: (858) 558-9020
Christmas Services: 4, 5:30 and 11 p.m. Dec. 24; 10 a.m. Dec. 26
La Jolla Lutheran Church
7111 La Jolla Blvd.
Christmas Services: 6 p.m. Dec. 24; 9:30 a.m. Dec. 26.
La Jolla Presbyterian Church
7715 Draper Ave.
Phone: (858) 454-0713
Christmas Services: 4 p.m. Dec. 24 (Family); 9 and 11 p.m. (Candlelight)
Special Programs: Salvation Army Clothing Drive for needy men, women and children – now through New Years Day.
La Jolla United Methodist Church
6063 La Jolla Boulevard
Phone: (858) 454-7108
Christmas Services: 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 24, Family Candlelight Christmas Eve, children are welcome to participate in the “unrehearsed” live Nativity tableau. Costumes and props provided.
Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church
7669 Girard Ave.
Phone: (858) 454-2631
Christmas Services: Masses at 4, 6:30 (Spanish), 8, 9:30 and 10 p.m. Dec. 24; Masses 8 and 10 a.m. and noon Dec. 25
Mount Soledad Presbyterian
6551 Soledad Mountain
Phone: (858) 459-3865
Christmas Services: 5-6 p.m. Dec. 24
St. James-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
743 Prospect St.
Phone: (858) 459-3421
Christmas Services: 3 p.m. Dec. 24 (Family); 5 and 8 p.m. (choir with strings and harp). 9 a.m. Dec. 26; Requiem Service noon, Dec. 31
Torrey Pines Christian Church
8320 La Jolla Scenic Drive N.
Phone: (858) 453-3550
Services: 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 24
Special program: Third annual Care House Kids Christmas Party 6 p.m. Dec. 18, for homeless teens in Hashinger Hall. Need volunteers to help prepare meals and sign up to bring side dishes. Also gifts for the kids can be dropped off at church office (prior to Dec. 18) or brought to the party. (858) 546-1753.
—Compiled by student intern Diana Polyak
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