PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRANDA picture of the program shows the hymn, “Oh Come All Ye Faithful” in German. Following the service, a large variety of German cookies, especially made for the occasion and beverages, were offered in Fellowship Hall.
St. John’s Lutheran Church, Fifth and Chestnut streets, Emmaus, hosts a special German Christmas service Jan. 7. The liturgy and hymns were in German and the sermon, provided by Rev. David Newhart, was in English. Scripture readings, prayers and response readings were given by Mike Garrison in German during the service.