Area Church Briefs

Children to present play Sunday

TYLERSVILLE — The church season of Christmastide continues until Jan. 6. St. John’s United Church of Christ continues to embrace it this Sunday, with a Christmas hymn sing and the Sunday school children’s Christmas play to be presented during the service, at 8:30 a.m.

St. James to host Epiphany service

RAUCHTOWN — St. James Lutheran Church will host the congregation of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church of Jersey Shore for a joint Epiphany service to be held next Saturday at 7 p.m. Dress for warmth, as the gathering will take place outside to celebrate the end of Christmas, the burning of the Christmas trees, and the last singing of Christmas carols.