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Christmas at Wheaton

Join us in the month of December as we await and celebrate the coming of the Savior.


Advent Devotional: Good News of Great Joy

Advent Devotional Wheaton CollegeThis year we're featuring an online Advent devotional which is a companion to our printed annual Advent devotional. Each week offers a new devotional reading, prayer, and thought-provoking question enhanced with artwork from the Wheaton College Special Collections and musical recordings from the student ensembles of Wheaton's Conservatory of Music. View the online Advent devotional >

Christmas Music on WETN, 24/7

Enjoy an eclectic blend of music of the Christmas season on Wheaton's own radio station, WETN, 88.1 FM from Friday, November 27, 2015 through Friday, January 1, 2016. Listen now >

Advent Prayer

Wheaton College Advent PrayerStarting Monday, November 30th on Monday, Wednesday and Friday Morning (8:30 a.m.) and Evening (4:30 p.m.) when classes are in session.

Location: Adams 301 (Art Department)

Join us for half-hour Advent prayer services in the Anglican tradition.

Christmas Festival Concert

Wheaton College Christmas FestivalFriday, December 4 and Saturday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m. An additional matinee performance wil be offered at 4 p.m. on Saturday, December 5.

Edman Chapel

This year's production of Christmas music is titled "Good News of Great Joy" and features the Wheaton College choirs and Symphonic Band. Tickets are available online or at the ticket office on campus.

Caroling and Tree Lighting Ceremony

Wheaton College Tree Lighting CeremonyFriday, December 4 after the Christmas Festival concert (approximately 9:15 p.m.).

Outside the north side of Memorial Student Center

Join us after the Christmas Festival concert for caroling, hot chocolate and a tree lighting ceremony with President Ryken.

Wheaton College Christmas Festival Broadcast on PBS/WTTW

wttw logoThis year for the first time, the 2014 Wheaton College Christmas Festival concert will be presented on Chicago's PBS station, WTTW on Wednesday, December 23 at 7:00 pm and Friday, December 25 at 12:00 am. Learn more >

Wheaton College Christmas Festival Broadcast on Moody Radio 

Moody Radio LogoThe 2014 Wheaton College Christmas Festival concert will air on WMBI (90.1 FM Chicago) on on Sunday, December 6 at 11am CT. Not local? Livestream the broadcast online.

The concert will also be available to livestream on Christmas Day at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. CT via Moody's Majesty Radio.

Conversations at Christmas from the Billy Graham Center for Evangelism

Billy Graham Center for Evangelism Conversations at ChristmasThe Billy Graham Center for Evangelism has compiled the histories of 12 Christmas items and traditions that have Christian origins or customs attached to them to help you begin faith concersations with those who don't know Christ. Learn more >

Community School of the Arts Events

Suzuki Strings Christmas Concert

December 12, 10 a.m.

Edman Memorial Chapel | Free and open to the public

CSA Instrumental Christmas Concert

December 19, 12:30 p.m.

Pierce Memorial Chapel | Free and open to the public



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