Prepare your hearts to remember the single moment in history that changed everything forever: The arrival of our Savior Jesus Christ! Invite your family and friends and don’t miss any of these amazing activities!

DEC 11

For Kids: Happy Birthday Baby Jesus


Children will have an early celebration for Baby Jesus during Children’s Worship time. Craft and Snacks will be provided.

DEC 14

Silver Circle


Silver Circle is our monthly meeting for our Senior Adults, where they meet to play fun games, break bread together, celebrate birthdays and have an awesome time of fellowship!

You’re welcome to join, no registration needed!

Horton Hullabaloo (A celebration of Pastor David’s Ministry)


On Wednesday, Dec. 14 at 6:00pm we are going to celebrate Rev. David Horton with yummy dinner, banana pudding pie, a slide show and some other special surprises! Since they are moving (staying in Houston), we are collecting a love offering as a house warming gift for Pastor David, Pastor Brandi and the girls. You can either turn in cash to Amy Kelley OR Venmo here @Amy-Kelley-30 (you must have the Venmo App). If you’d like to share photos or help in the prepping, please contact Amy Kelley!

DEC 16

For Families: Christmas Movie Night


Join our family fun with Children’s Ministries! We will watch our all-time favorite Christmas movie: “Home Alone”. We will have pizza and popcorn!


DEC 18

For All: Worship at St. Luke’s for The Christmas 


8:30, 9:45 or 11am

Gethsemane -English, Swahili and Spanish communities- will worship with our St. Luke’s family at the Westheimer campus (3471 Westheimer Rd. Houston TX 77027). If you need transportation, we will provide buses to the 9:45am and 11:00am services. You must be at Gethsemane at 8:30am for the 9:45am service OR 10:15am for the 11:00am service. We have limited space on the buses, so please sign up or carpool. No Sunday morning activities at Gethsemane.


For All: Las Posadas


Las Posadas is a special event for all Gethsemane(English, Swahili and Spanish communities) where we visit homes and sing Christmas carols to reenact Mary and Joseph’s journey. All the houses that we will visit are within the Gulfton and Bellaire area. After visiting the last home, we will gather at church to celebrate by sharing a meal. If you need bus transportation, please check the box and select how many seats you need.


DEC 24

Christmas Eve 

Family Service 


A family friendly service for all! We will celebrate the birth of Jesus with favorite Christmas carols, a brief Christmas Eve message, and a candlelight vigil at the end as we sing Silent Night.

DEC 25

Traditional Christmas Day Service 

11am – 12pm

Sleep in and come to worship at 11am. on Christmas day! Christian pajamas are welcome! Bring family from out of town!

Baragumu (African Fellowship) Christmas Day Service 

11am – 2pm

Join us to celebrate God’s glory to the world! Lunch will be provided.

DEC 31

Baragumu (African Fellowship) New Year’s Eve Worship Service 

10pm – 6am

Prepare to receive the new year worshipping God! We’ll thank God for what He did in 2022 and dream for what He can do in 2023. A vigil filled with prayer, worship and praise!


Traditional Service


Baragumu (African Fellowship) Service