St Francis De Sales Church
About Deck the Halls
Welcome to Deck the Halls, an annual event organized by St Mark’s United Methodist Church in Lebanon, OH. As a vibrant community of faith, St Mark’s invites you to join us as we celebrate the festive season with joy and cheer. Deck the Halls is a beloved tradition where we transform our church into a winter wonderland, creating a magical atmosphere for all who attend.
Explore Our Beautifully Decorated Church
Deck the Halls is an opportunity for our church members and volunteers to showcase their creativity and devotion to holiday decorations. As you step inside St Mark’s United Methodist Church during this event, you will be greeted by a breathtaking sight of meticulously adorned spaces filled with the spirit of Christmas. From twinkling lights to festive ornaments, every corner of our church is thoughtfully designed to elicit awe and ignite the holiday spirit in all who visit.
Immerse yourself in the warm glow of our beautifully decorated sanctuary, adorned with intricately crafted wreaths and stunning nativity scenes. Take a stroll through the aisles, where you'll be captivated by the sights and smells of fresh pine and seasonal flowers. Marvel at the dazzling Christmas trees adorned with handmade ornaments, each telling a unique story of our community's faith and love.
Our dedicated volunteers work tirelessly to ensure that every detail of the decorations reflects the essence of Christmas, providing a feast for the eyes and nourishment for the soul. Come and be inspired by the artistry and devotion that goes into creating this enchanting environment.
Engage in Joyful Activities
Deck the Halls is not only an opportunity to witness the beauty of the season but also to actively participate in activities that celebrate the holiday spirit. We offer a variety of family-friendly activities, ensuring there is something for everyone to enjoy. Whether you're young or young at heart, our event promises to create lasting memories for you and your loved ones.
Join us for interactive crafting sessions, where you can create your own unique ornaments or handcrafted gifts. Our talented team will guide you through the process, allowing you to explore your creativity and add a personal touch to your holiday decorations. Additionally, we have festive face painting, joyous carol singing, and live performances by local choirs and musicians to uplift your spirits.
For those who enjoy indulging in the flavors of the season, our event offers a delightful selection of holiday treats and warm beverages. Savor the taste of traditional cookies, sip on a cup of hot cocoa, or enjoy a warm apple cider as you soak in the joyful ambiance. The aroma of freshly baked goods and the laughter of children will create an atmosphere of pure delight.
Celebrate the True Meaning of Christmas
At St Mark’s United Methodist Church, Deck the Halls is not just about festivities and decorations—it's about celebrating the true meaning of Christmas. As we come together in worship and community, we acknowledge the birth of Jesus Christ and the profound impact His presence has on our lives.
Throughout the event, we offer moments of reflection and spiritual connection. Enrich your visit by participating in our candlelight prayer service, where the gentle flickering of candles illuminates the church and creates a tranquil atmosphere for prayer and contemplation. Experience the joy and peace that stems from acknowledging the gift of love brought to us through Christ's birth.
Deck the Halls is a cherished event that brings our congregation and the broader community together in celebration and fellowship. As we embark on this joyous occasion, we invite you to join us in experiencing the magic and wonder of the holiday season.
© 2022 St Mark’s United Methodist Church. All rights reserved. | Address: 123 Main St, Lebanon, OH | Phone: 555-123-4567 | Email: [email protected]