25th Annual Moravian Star Lighting Event to be Held Wednesday, Dec. 6
N.C. – Dec. 6, 2017 –
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center will hold its annual
Moravian star lighting ceremony at 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 6.
1992, Wake Forest Baptist has celebrated its holiday spirit with the
Winston-Salem community through the 31-foot Moravian star atop the Medical
Center’s North Tower. The one-of-a-kind star has 27 points that range in length
from 7 to 11 feet and weigh from 30 to 65 pounds each. Each of the 27 points is
illuminated by a 100-watt bulb.
event, which is free and open to the public, will be held on the top level of
Wake Forest Baptist’s Eden Terrace parking deck off Hawthorne Road.
will be provided before and during the event by the Medical Center
Chorale and a Moravian band, led by the Rev. Nola Reed Knouse,
Ph.D., director of the Moravian Music Foundation. There will be a brief worship
service led by the Rev. Russell Williams of Union Cross Moravian Church and a
performance by the church’s children’s choir. Hot apple cider and Moravian
cookies will be served.
additional information about the Moravian star lighting ceremony, call Wake
Forest Baptist’s Division of Faith and Health Ministries at 336-716-3409.12/6/2017http://www.wakehealth.edu/News-Releases/2017/25th_Annual_Moravian_Star_Lighting_Event_to_be_Held_Wednesday,_Dec__6.htm
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