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Christmas Eve Candlelight Services

As one church worshiping in multiple locations, we are so excited to celebrate Christmas with you this year at Hope! For service times and locations near you, see below!

West Des Moines Christmas Eve Services

Wednesday, Dec. 22 | 5:00 pm
Thursday, Dec. 23 | 5:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Friday, Dec. 24 | 11:00 am, 1:00, 3:00, 5:00, 7:00, 9:00 & 11:00 pm

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Ames Christmas Eve Services

Friday, Dec. 24 | 3:00 & 5:00 pm

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Ankeny Christmas Eve Services

Wednesday, Dec. 22 | 7:00 pm
Thursday, Dec. 23 | 5:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Friday, Dec. 24 | 11:00 am, 1:00, 3:00, 5:00, 7:00 pm

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Hope+Elim Christmas Eve Services

Wednesday, Dec. 22 | 7:00 pm
Thursday, Dec. 23 | 7:00 pm
Friday, Dec. 24 | 3:00 & 5:00 pm

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Grimes Christmas Eve Services

Thursday, Dec. 23 | 5:00 pm
Friday, Dec. 24 | 1:00, 3:00 & 5:00 pm

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Waukee Christmas Eve Services

Thursday, Dec. 23 | 3:00 & 5:00 pm
Friday, Dec. 24 | 1:00, 3:00 & 5:00 pm

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Hope Local Sites Christmas Eve Services

Forest City
Friday, Dec. 24 | 3:00 pm at the YMCA

Bondurant
Friday, Dec. 24 | 5:00 pm at Morris Elementary School

Clear Lake
Friday, Dec. 24 | 5:00 pm in the Lakeview Room at Clear Lake City Park 

Iowa City
Wednesday, Dec. 22 | 6:00 pm at North Ridge Pavilion

Kansas City
Thursday, Dec. 23 | 7:00 pm in the Elmridge Room at Tomahawk Hills Golf Course

Panora
Friday, Dec. 24 | 3:00 pm at The Port

Journey to the LightJourney to the Light: A Christmas Candlelight Drive-Thru Experience

Dec. 13-17, 5:30-9:30 pm

Come to Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines for an unforgettable JOURNEY to the LIGHT — a can’t-miss, one-of-a-kind Christmas drive-thru experience! As you embark on this spectacular journey through Hope’s parking lot, you’ll be invited to roll down your windows, turn up the heat, and enjoy the journey!

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