Candlelight Tour of Historic Houses of Worship
Monday, December 26
4:00 – 9:00 p.m.
The beloved Candlelight Tour of Historic Houses of Worship returns this holiday season in Downtown Frederick. This special open house celebrates Frederick’s tradition of religious diversity, local history, and the holiday season.
TRINITY CHAPEL, 10 W. Church Street
Experience bell chime demonstrations in the historic Trinity Chapel steeple tower and see the beautiful 1898 stained glass window depicting “Christ in the Temple.”
MAIN SANCTUARY & COMMUNITY ROOM, 15 W. Church Street
Enjoy music and the Christmas Putz in the Main Sanctuary. A putz is a nativity scene, or creche, which tells the Christmas story with groups of figurines on a miniature landscape. A narration of the Christmas story accompanies the Putz.
- 4:00-5:30p.m. – Alison E. Shafer, organ
- 5:30-6:30p.m. – Jenna Duranko, marimba
- 6:30-7:45p.m. – John Widmann, organ
- 7:45-9:00p.m. – Bill Powell, organ
In our Community Room, enjoy hospitality and refreshments.
We hope you visit Evangelical Reformed United Church of Christ during the Candlelight Tour of Historic Houses of Worship in Downtown Frederick! We invite you to read more about our congregation, and the places, sights, and scenes highlighted during the tour including our sanctuary, Trinity Chapel, and the Christmas Putz.
Watch our virtual tour videos.