Coming up with fresh ideas for your church’s Christmas Eve service can be tough… What can you do that hasn’t already been done!? Lucky for you, we have gathered all our favorite Christmas worship songs as well as creative ways to make this year’s Christmas worship service your best one yet.
Many of the songs we mention below are included on Worship Online with in depth tutorials for every instrument, harmonies, tabs, chord charts, lessons, and more, so your team can be more prepared than ever!
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Upbeat Christmas Worship Songs
It’s always a great idea to start your Christmas Eve service with a celebration, so below I’ve added my favorite upbeat Christmas songs:
Great Christmas Song/Worship Mash Ups
Everyone loves the classics, but sometimes blending them with other worship songs can be a great way to change things up! Below our my favorite Christmas/Worship Mash Ups:
Worship Songs that Can Also Be Christmas Songs
These songs are typically heard year round, but if you look closely at the themes, you’ll see they can also fit into your Christmas set. Even if you just grab a chorus or bridge, they can be a great addition to your set list.
Starlight – Bethel (Amanda Cook) *Especially the bridge!
**Tip: Try mashing up Love Came Down with the Chorus & Bridge of What a Beautiful Name. I did it last year and it was awesome!
The Classics (Mid to Slow Tempo)
These songs are great for your second or third song in your setlist:
New Songs to Try This Year!
These songs aren’t typically on the regular rotation in Christmas Worship sets, but if you’re looking to try something new, these songs are some of my favorite:
As you begin planning for Christmas, I hope you discover some new songs as well as find inspiration for your Christmas Worship Set!
Let us know in the comments below what songs your church will be doing as well as any ideas you have!
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