2016 Christmas Music @ First United Methodist Church

fumcIt is such a special chance to hear the beautiful Christmas music in the First United Methodist Church of Jefferson, TX during 2016. Please make your plans to enjoy the music. The history of the First United Methodist Church  closely parallels the history of the town of Jefferson. The city was founded in 1840 and it is likely that Methodist circuit riders were coming to Jefferson by then.

The Dallas Morning News Features Candlelight

JEFFERSON Tour lets visitors see historic homes by candlelight Take a stroll through Jefferson during the 33rd annual Candlelight Tour of Homes during the first two weekends in December. Guests can tour private residences decked out in holiday decorations and learn about the properties from guides dressed in historic attire. Also included are free performances of Christmas music at the historic First Baptist Church, 523 N. Polk St. Local accommodations include several bed-and-breakfast and hotel options, many within walking distance of the home tour. Tickets are $20. The tour is Dec. 3-5 and Dec. 10-12. Hours are 3-7 p.m. Thursdays; 5-9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.Info: jeffersoncandlelight.com

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Music of the Most Joyous Season of All

The First Baptist Church is host to the 2015 Candlelight Music Concerts. This historic church fbcsnowfounded in 1855, is perfect for the music variety of this years’ schedule from community and church choirs, to gospel choirs, hand bell, and musicians of all sizes. Performances on each day of Candlelight Tour of Homes®. Printed schedules will be available around town when you arrive. Admission to all concerts are free. The church looks forward to celebrating the season and welcomes all to share in the music of the most joyous season of all.