Blue Christmas service in Somerton

Immanuel Lutheran Church, 14100 Worthington Road, will host a Blue Christmas service on Tuesday, Dec. 19, at 2 p.m.

The service is designed to be an experience of encouragement and hope for those having a difficult Christmas season for reasons such as the loss of a loved one, transitions or personal challenges or pain.

The service will include prayers, scripture and music that acknowledges that God’s presence is for those who mourn and struggle.

Light refreshments will be served afterward.

Call 215–464–1540 or visit immanuelphilly.org ••