Igniting a passion for Jesus in New England

We are excited to share Christmas with you and your family!

Real. More Than a Story. (Advent Sermon Series)

Each week during the four weeks leading up to Christmas (called Advent,) we will share how God came as one of us to give us the greatest gifts of all time — His presence, His forgiveness, His life and His Son. For service times and locations, click here.

Little White Boxes

Each year, hundreds of families participate in our Little White Boxes campaign which provides support to children locally and around the world. Simply pick up a little white box from your campus, fill it with change and return it on Christmas Eve. Read more …

Christmas Events & Services

Advent Breakfast
Saturday, December 9 | Amber Room Colonnade

Women are invited to join 500 friends for a delicious, hot breakfast, caroling, and encouraging Christmas message from Niro Feliciano. Read more…

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A Christmas Carol
November 30-December 10 | Bethel Campus

New Arts in partnership with Theater at Walnut Hill are proud to present this year’s production, “A Christmas Carol.” “A Christmas Carol” is an adaption of the classic Charles Dickens story. It tells the story of a bitter old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge, and his transformation into a gentler, kindlier man. Created by a team that includes six Tony Award winners, this show ran for 15 years at the McCarter Theater in Princeton, NJ before coming to the Walnut Hill stage! Read more…

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Ladies’ Christmas Tea
Sunday, December 10 | Waterbury Campus

Prepare to sing, sip tea, partake in yummy desserts and finger foods and receive an encouraging word from our speaker, Julie Prue.  Read more…

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Celebrate Christmas
Sunday, December 17 | Valley Campus

Come celebrate Christmas at our Valley Campus! Enjoy a wonderful afternoon with the family, all for free. There will be games to play, crafts, cookies to decorate and ornaments to create. Read more…

Needing Support This Holiday Season?

Join us for Surviving the Holidays. These are one-time, holiday-focused sessions of our GriefShare and DivorceCare programs. For dates and more information, visit our Care page.

Christmas Eve Services
Sunday, December 24

We would love to celebrate Christmas you and your family. Service times and locations can be found below for each of our campuses.

Bethel Campus | 156 Walnut Hill Road, Bethel, CT 06801
8, 9, & 11 a.m. Regular morning family services
3 & 5 p.m. Identical services with lively Christmas carols and a family-friendly program.
11 p.m. Traditional service with Christmas hymns, communion and a Christmas message.

New Milford Campus | 19 Dorwin Hill Road, New Milford, CT 06776
9 & 10:45 a.m. 
Regular morning family services
5 p.m. Family-friendly celebration with lively Christmas carols and a Christmas message.
Christmas Day at 10 a.m.

Valley Campus | 27 9th Street, Derby, CT 06418 (Corner Smith & 9th Streets)
10 a.m. Regular morning family service
5 p.m. Family-friendly celebration with lively Christmas carols and a Christmas message.

Waterbury Campus | 274 Bunker Hill Ave, Waterbury, CT 06708
9 & 10:45 a.m. Regular morning family services
5 p.m. Family-friendly celebration with lively Christmas carols and a Christmas message.
11 p.m. Traditional service with Christmas hymns, communion and a Christmas message.