Jesus: The ultimate fulfillment of everything God has promised. The long-awaited One. The Messiah. Join us as we celebrate the coming of King Jesus!

Service Times

4pm + 5:30pm


Where are you located?

We're located at 317 SE Magazine Road in Ankeny, just southeast of Ankeny High School. We're the big warehouse-like building, you can't miss us!

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Where should I park?

We have large lots on both the east and west sides of our building, as well as main entrances on each side!

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Should I bring my kids?

Absolutely! Christmas Eve at First Family is an event for the whole family! You're welcome to bring children of any age into the service, but we will provide childcare for kids birth through toddlers..

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How long is the service?

Our Christmas Eve service lasts about an hour. We'll start right at 4pm and 5:30pm, so make sure you get there early to get a good seat!

What is the service like?

It's a celebration! We're gathering to celebrate our Lord Jesus coming to Earth to redeem us. There is reading of the Christmas story, preaching from God's Word, and worship by candlelight!

Are both services the same?

Yes! Both services feature the same singing, preaching, and reading, and both offer childcare as well. Just choose which service works best for you!

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