2023 Service

North Carolina and Virginia

North Carolina

Advent Moravian Church

1514 W Clemmonsville Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27127

12/24/23, 7:30 PM — Christmas Lovefeast. Both in-person and online. YouTube.


Ardmore Moravian Church

2013 W. Academy St.
Winston-Salem, NC 27103

12/24/23, 2:00 PM & 5:00 PM — Christmas Eve Lovefeast and Candle Service. In-person.


Bethania Moravian Church

5545 Main St.
Pfafftown, NC 27040

12/24/23, 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM — Christmas Eve Lovefeast. Both in-person and online (YouTube)


Christ Moravian Church

919 W Academy St.
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

12/22/23, 6:00 PM — Friends, you are cordially invited to attend Christ Moravian Church’s outdoor candle service. We will be gathering on the lawn to sing hymns and hear the story of our Savior’s birth. Coffee will be served. Please consider bringing a lawn chair and/or blanket to sit on, and dress warmly! In-person.

12/24/23, 11:00 AM & 6:00 PM — Friends, please join us at Christ Moravian Church on Christmas Eve to celebrate the Lovefeast – these will be traditional lovefeast services and all are welcome to attend. In-person.


Clemmons Moravian Church

3535 Sprangenberg Ave.
Clemmons, NC 27012

12/17/23, 5:00 PM — Children’s Lovefeast – music and program are especially designed for children (hot chocolate and a small Moravian bun are served). Great family event. In-person.

12/24/23, 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM & 6:00 PM — Christmas Eve Lovefeast Services. Both in-person and online.



Come and Worship

The Enrichment Center
1006 SW Marshall St. SW
Winston-Salem, NC 27101-5103

12/24/23, 4:30 PM — Lovefeast to include a band prelude. In-person.


Community Fellowship Moravian Church

181 Welcome-Arcadia Rd.
Welcome, NC 27374

12/24/23, 7:30 PM — Lovefeast and Candle Light Service. In-person only.


Covenant Moravian Wilmington

4126 S College Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28412

12/24/23, 5:30 PM & 7:30 PM — Both in-person and online.


Fairview Moravian Church

6550 Silas Creek Pkwy.
Winston-Salem, NC 27106

12/24/23, 2:00 PM  & 5:00 PM — Christmas Lovefeast and Candle Lighting Service. Band prelude begins 30 minutes prior to each service. Both in-person and online (YouTube)


First Moravian Church Greensboro

304 S Elam Ave.
Greensboro, NC 27403

12/24/23, 3:00 PM and 5:30 PM — Cookies and lemonade are served at the children’s lovefeast at 3:00 pm. Children are also welcome at the traditional lovefeast at 5:30 pm, when decaf Moravian coffee and a lovefeast bun will be served. Both in-person and online.

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Friedberg Moravian Church

2178 Friedberg Church Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27127

12/24/23, 4:00 PM —Our Christmas Eve Lovefeast and Candlelight Service will be on Sunday, December 24 at 4:30 PM. There will be a band prelude beginning at 4:00 PM. This service is a wonderful opportunity for our church family to join with our own family members and friends and loved ones in the community as we celebrate the birth of our Savior Jesus Christ. At this service, we will be receiving a love offering.


Friedland Moravian Church

2750 Friedland Church Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27107

12/25/23, 11:00 AM — There will be a band prelude beginning at 10:15 am, and the lovefeast service will begin at 11:00 am.  We will follow our Christmas Lovefeast Ode, and Moravian buns and coffee will be served during the service.  Our coffee served is caffeinated, but we will have decaf available for people to serve themselves if needed.  Everyone will also receive a Moravian candle which we will light at the end of the service. Both in-person and online.



Fulp Moravian Church

1556 US 311 Highway S
Walnut Cove, NC 27052

12/24/23, 5:00 PM & 7:30 PM — Christmas Eve Lovefeast and Candlelight service. In-person.

Grace Moravian Church

1401 N. Main St.
Mount Airy, NC 27030

12/17/23, 7:00 PM — Lovefeast. Both in-person and online (YouTube)

12/24/23, 5:00 PM & 7:00 PM  — Lovefeast. Both in-person and online (YouTube)


Home Moravian Church

529 S. Church St.
Winston-Salem, N.C.

12/24/23: 11:00 AM (children’s), 2:30 PM, 5:00 PM & 7:45 PM — Christmas Lovefeast. Both in-person and online


Hope Moravian Church

2759 Hope Church Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27127

12/24/23, 4:30 PM — You are welcome! You are invited to join our lovefeast and candle service as we celebrate the birth of Christ. Band prelude begins at 4:00 PM. We serve decaffeinated coffee and receive a love offering for Sunnyside Ministry. Both in-person and online.



Kernersville Moravian Church

504 S. Main St.
Kernersville, NC 27284

12/17/23, 5:00 PM — Join us for our Lovefeast as we celebrate the coming of the Christ child. Both in-person and online.

12/24/23, 5:00 PM — Christmas Eve Lovefeast. Both in-person and online.


Konnoak Hills Moravian Church

3401 Konnoak Dr.
Winston-Salem, NC 27127

12/24/23, 5:00 PM — The Christmas Eve Lovefeast and Candle Service will begin with a band prelude at 4:30 PM and the service will start at 5:00 PM. Nursery provided. Both in-person and online.


Leaksville Moravian Church

712 McConnell Ave.
Eden, NC 27288

12/24/23, 5:00 PM — Christmas Lovefeast and Candle Service. In-person.


Macedonia Moravian Church

700 NC Hwy. 801 North
Advance, NC 27006

12/24/23, 4:00 PM & 7:00 PM — Lovefeast and Candlelight Service. In-person.


Mayodan Moravian Church

Third Ave and Adams St.
Mayodan, NC 27027-0245

12/24/23, 5:00 PM — Christmas Lovefeast and Candlelight Service. We invite you to come join us as we celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ in worship and fellowship. Both in-person and zoom (Zoom Meeting Number 368 619 063)


Messiah Moravian Church

1401 N Peacehaven Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27104

12/24/23, 2:00 PM (children); 5:00 PM — Lovefeast. In-person.


Mizpah Moravian Church

3165 Mizpah Church Rd.
Rural Hall, NC 27045

12/24/23, 11:00 AM (children’s) and 4:00 PM — At 11:00 a.m. Children’s Lovefeast and at 4:00 pm Lovefeast & Candlelight Service. Both in-person and online (Facebook Live).


Moravia Moravian Church

2920 Oak Ridge Rd.
Oak Ridge, NC 27310

12/24/23, 5:00 PM & 7:00 PM — In-person


New Beginnings Moravian Church

211 Seagle St.
Huntersville, NC 28078

12/24/23, 4:30 PM — Traditional Candlelight Moravian Lovefeast complete with carols and Moravian buns and coffee. In-person and on YouTube.


New Philadelphia Moravian Church

4440 Country Club Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27104

12/17/2023, 5 PM — Lovefeast and Candle Service In-person. Band prelude begins at 4:15 PM.

12/24/23 4:30 & 8 PM — Lovefeast and Candle Services; band preludes begin at 3:45 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. In-person.

Oak Grove Moravian Church

120 Hammock Farm Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

12/24/23, 7 PM — Please join us for our Christmas Eve Lovefeast. In-person.


Olivet Moravian Church

2205 Olivet Church Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
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12/17/23, 7:30 PM – Lovefeast and Candle Service; Band Prelude beginning at 7:00 PM. Nursery available. Both in-person and online.

12/24/23,  5:00 PM – Lovefeast and Candle Service; Band Prelude beginning at 4:30 PM. Nursery available. Both in-person and online.


Raleigh Moravian Church

1816 Ridge Rd.
Raleigh, NC 27607

12/24/2023, 2:30 PM (children), 5 PM, 7:30 PM — Lovefeast. In-person.


St. Philips Moravian Church

911 S Church St.
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

12/24/23, 11 AM — Christmas Eve Lovefeast. In-person. Tickets are required.


Trinity Moravian Church

220 E. Sprague St.
Winston-Salem, NC 27127

12/17/23, 7:30 PM — Community candle lovefeast. In-person.

12/24/23, 4:00 PM & 7:30 PM — Candlelight lovefeast. In-pesrson.


Union Cross Moravian Church

4295 High Point Road
Winston Salem, NC 27107

Sunday, December 17, 2023,  7:00 PM — Christmas Lovefeast and Candle Lighting Service. In-person and online (YouTube)


Unity Moravian Church

8300 Concord Church Rd.
Lewisville, NC 27023

12/24/23, 11 AM (holy communion); 4:00 PM & 7:00 PM — Lovefeast and Candlelight Service. Both in-person and online.



Willow Hill Moravian Church

577 Willow Hill Rd.
Ararat, VA 24053

12/17/23, 5:00 PM — Lovefeast and candlelight service. Both in-person and online.

12/25/23, 7:00 PM — Lovefefast and candlelight service. Both in-person and online.



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