No Rehearsal Christmas Pageant

5:30 pm, Sunday, December 24th, 2017 Christmas Eve Come and participate in our no-audition, no-rehearsal Christmas pageant. Arrive by 5 p.m., if you want a particular part. We have costumes in a variety of sizes. Your child could be an angel, stable animal, shepherd, wise man, even Mary or Joseph. This simple worship service provides parents… Continue reading No Rehearsal Christmas Pageant

Christmas Concert

“A Ceremony of Carols” a cantata by Benjamin Britten Performed by: Patel Conservatory Women’s Ensemble Presbyterian Chancel Choir Dolly Roberts, Harp Kavan Gillespie, Conductor Sunday, December 10th at 10:00 a.m. Temple Terrace Presbyterian Church 420 Bullard Parkway Temple Terrace, Florida 813-988-3514 A brief reception will follow. Invite your friends. They will not want to miss this!… Continue reading Christmas Concert

Toy Drive

Metropolitan Ministries provides toys during the holiday season to over 17,000 children.  Your donations will ensure every child has a gift waiting for them under the tree. We will deliver your donations to Metropolitan Ministries if dropped off at Temple Terrace Presbyterian Church by 11:00 AM on Sunday, December 17th. Needed Items Infants: Crib & Stroller Toys… Continue reading Toy Drive

Bring in the Light

Why do we have green leaves and red berries on our Advent wreath? Who all was involved in bringing the Light of Life into the world? Why do we light candles when we prepare for Christmas? Why do we bring Poinsettia to church? What is the story behind Christmas trees? Why do we decorate them… Continue reading Bring in the Light

Christmas Gifts

My family always went to church on Christmas Day. Like many families we would wake early, tumble down the stairs and tear open the gifts under our tree. My mother would slip in and out preparing a special Christmas breakfast for us to enjoy. But then we would rush to dress and dash to church… Continue reading Christmas Gifts

Lessons and Carols

Our 8 pm Christmas Eve worship service traces God’s presence with us from the earliest of time to the birth of the Christ. You will hear familiar Bible readings, sing favorite Christmas hymns and carols, and learn about symbols associated with Christmas. As we trace God’s work in the world, hopefully you will also recognize God’s… Continue reading Lessons and Carols

No Rehearsal Christmas Pageant

5:30 pm, Saturday, December 24th, Christmas Eve Come and participate in our no-audition, no-rehearsal Christmas pageant. Arrive by 5 pm, if you want a particular part. This worship service provides parents with a low stress opportunity for their entire family to celebrate Christ coming into our lives this Christmas.

Christmas Cantata

Daniel Pinkham titled his opus "Christmas Cantata," but it conveys the feel of Advent. Jesus is coming into the world, but did the shepherds, their neighbors, or even Mary have questions about what this would mean for them? Read our director's note below. A brass choir will complement our expanded choir for "God Rest You… Continue reading Christmas Cantata

Lessons and Carrols

Our 8 pm Christmas Eve worship service traces God’s presence with us from the earliest of time to the birth of the Christ. You will hear familiar Bible readings, sing favorite Christmas hymns and carols, and learn about symbols associated with Christmas. As we trace God’s work in the world, hopefully you will also recognize God’s… Continue reading Lessons and Carrols