More than 45 children who attend Grace Community Church performed in the church's annual Christmas Pageant oSunday, Dec. 19, during the 9:30 a.m. service. The play was a reenactment of the traditional story of Jesus' birth in Bethlehem, and the cast of children ranged in ages from preschool to sixth grade. Several members of the Grace Youth Program accompanied the pageant with their musical talent.

Grace Community Church will hold a special Christmas Eve service Friday, Dec. 24, at 4 p.m. at Saxe Middle School. For more information visit www.gracecommunity.info.