New Life has LOTS of opportunities for you and your family… your neighbors… your friends… your co-workers…everyone, to celebrate Christmas in a meaningful way. You can share Christ’s love with our community and share the opportunities to serve so that more people can experience the real joy of the holiday season. Check out what New Life is doing and get involved! Email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll give you details.
Visit this page often to get the most up-to-date information. Click the links to the left or below for more about specific activities. In the mean time, let us encourage you to put Christmas Eve on your calendar… okay, Christmas Eve itself is probably already on your calendar but be sure to add one of our services to it. You won’t want to miss celebrating the season with us.
December 3: 8:30 – 10:30am
Pancakes, crafts, games, and Santa! This event is open to the public and did we mention Free?! There will be a pancake breakfast and Santa will be there taking pictures with the kids. If you would like to be a part of making this event a success, and sign up today!
Christmas Shop for the Meadows Neighborhood
December 4, from to 3-5pm
Kids “shop” for free gifts for their parents and adults in their homes. Donate new gifts for both men and women so there are a variety of items for the kids to shop from. For a complete list of gifts, click here.
There are lots of opportunities to serve – greet the families, help them shop for just the perfect gift, wrap the gifts they select, or lead the kids through the shopping and wrapping experience. Click here to up to serve or bring gifts.
No time to shop? You can donate to help provide gifts by clicking here.
December 5, 6 & 7: from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Santa will visit the nZone for FREE pictures with him again this year. Share the news with friends and be one of Santa’s helpers. Visit with kids and families as they enjoy some hot cocoa and cookies, pose with Santa, and spread some Christmas cheer. It’s a fun opportunity to love people and invite them to Christmas Eve services. Sign up here to be a part of the team!
Christmas Giving Tree @ Linton Hall
December 11: Deadline to return wrapped gifts
Linton Hall Campus is partnering with Piney Branch ES and Prison Fellowship to help local families in need. Choose a child off the tree and bless them with a gift this holiday season. Wrapped presents are due back by December 11. Please remember to keep the tag/label in order to organize gifts. Reach out to if you have any questions!
December 16, 17, 18; 5:30-8:30pm
Journey to the King an full scale Christmas story experience. The walk-thru experience features live animals and 22 actors each night to bring the story to life. From parking to greeting, acting to handing out s’mores there is a place for everyone to serve. Click here to check out all the ways you can be a part of this amazing event!
Passion for Community Giving Tree
Now until January 1, 2023!
Join Passion for Community in blessing shelter families this holiday season! As families transition into their own apartment, P4C provides housewares, linens, and more to start their own homes. Stop by the P4C Giving Tree in the nZone, take a tag (or 2!) off the tree and return the UNWRAPPED item to the box in the nZone by January 1, 2023.
Christmas Eve at New Life – December 24th
Christmas Eve services are open to everyone to come celebrate with us the Joy that can only be found in the Christ who we celebrate this day. Click for locations and times.
Worship Center Set-up
December 23, 8pm
Click here to be a part of transforming our basketball courts into the worship center for our Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services. We will be laying carpet squares and setting up chairs for the weekend services.
Drop off December 23, 9am-5pm or December 24 12-1:30pm
Having homemade Christmas cookies at our Christmas Eve services is one of our favorite traditions! Click here to sign-up to provide cookies for the Christmas Eve Services.
December 24 & 25
Come Back in 2023!
These events are now in the past here at New Life for 2022. Thank you to everyone who were a part of making this holiday season special for our community through your servants hearts and generosity!
Thank you for your generosity! More than 600 families received Thanksgiving dinner boxes this season!