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Floral Heights UMC Holds Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Children's voices filled Floral Heights United Methodist Church in Wichita Falls. The church held a candlelight service for Christmas Eve.

Several dozen faithful participated in the ceremony. Former Pastor Merwin Turner said it is a way to honor the foundation of the Christian faith. "We try to do this so that the people know the real meaning of Christmas is that we've come to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ," he said.

The church also held a meal for the disadvantaged in the community. The pastor said its something nice they like to do for Christmas.

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