Area residents in search of Christmas worship services need look no further, as local churches offer a variety of styles and times at which to celebrate the holiday.
If your local place of worship is offering Christmas Eve or Christmas Day masses and is not on the list, please add it to the comments and we'll put it up.
Good Shepherd United Methodist Church
5 W. Washington St., Oswego
5 p.m.: Family service
7 p.m.: Contemporary service with Reborn and candlelight ceremony
11 p.m.: Traditional service with adult choir, hand bell choir and candlelight ceremony
Harvest Baptist Church
5315 Douglas Road, Oswego
4:00 p.m., 5:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.: All candlelight service
St. Lukes Lutheran Church
63 Fernwood Road, Montgomery
6, 8, 11 p.m.
5313 Rt 34, Oswego
5:00 p.m. — Christmas Eve Experience
Oswego Presbyterian Church
1976 Route 25, Oswego
5:00 p.m.— "The Nativity Party"
7:30 p.m.—"The Nativity Prayer"
11:00 p.m.—"The Nativity People"
St. Olaf Evangelical Lutheran Church
1233 Douglas Ave., Montgomery
3, 6, 11 p.m.
St. Anne Church
551 Boulder Hill Pass, Oswego
6 p.m.— Mass features Spirit Song (High school group)
7:30, 9:15 and 11:00 a.m.
Oswego Family Church
5498 Route 34, Oswego
6:00 p.m. — Candlight and Carols
Community Christian Church
131 Montgomery Road, Montgomery
5, 7, 11 p.m.
Plank Junior High, 510 Secretariat Lane, Oswego
4 p.m. — A Bethlehem Birth Story
1217 Wolfs Crossing Road, Oswego
5:00 p.m.—A service for families with young children
7:00 p.m.—Traditional candlight worship
New Song Community Church
2858 Hafenrichter Road, Aurora
7:00 p.m.— Family service titled "A Very Special Christmas" with candles and carols.
Big Life Community Church
1525 Harvey Road Oswego, IL 60543 (Oswego East High School)