• Lord of Life Lutheran Church will present its annual Christmas Cantata at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. services Dec. 9.

This year’s cantata is “Glory of Christmas” by Lloyd Larson.

The event is free and open to the public.

Lord of Life is located at 351 Buckwalter Parkway in Bluffton. For more information, call 843-757-4774

  • St. Andrew By-the-Sea United Methodist Church will hold four Christmas Eve services Dec. 24 on Hilton Head Island and in Bluffton.

“Christmas Eve under the Stars” will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Oyster Factory Park, 63 Wharf St. in Bluffton. The family-oriented service, presented in cooperation with Zion Missionary Baptist Church, includes carols and the lighting of candles. Refreshments will be provided.

On Hilton Head, a Family Candlelight Service will be held at 4:30 pm. at the church, 20 Pope Ave. It will include the Women’s Ensemble and harp. Children in attendance may participate in a “Pop-Up Christmas Pageant.”

At 7 p.m., a Candlelight Communion Service with harp will be held.

The traditional Candlelight Service with Chancel Choir and harp will be held at 9:30 p.m.

For more information, visit HHIUMC.com or call 843-785-4711.