Common Ground to host 'Sweet Christmas' Friday evening


    Common Ground Church, 6555 N. Piqua Road in Decatur, will host its annual Sweet Christmas event at 7:30 p.m. Friday.
    Sweet Christmas is a variety show featuring comedy and musical performances by members of the congregation and community.
    Friday’s featured acts include a board meeting, a character named Matchu Moriagi and a special surprise skit that is sure to have people laughing, according to a news release. Musical performances will include Dave Landis, Meghan Holst, Ryan Little, Josh Engle and the Brave Generation; Elvis or Frankie Avalon may make an appearance, as well.
    The show will be broadcast live on the church’s Facebook page.

    Alongside the evening’s entertainment, congregation members will host tables of sweet treats for those attending the event.
    Tables will be ornately decorated, with a friendly competition to determine which outshines the others.
    New this year is a silent auction, with items to include Cincinnati Reds and Komets tickets, a Cubs fan prize package and more. Must be present to bid. Proceeds from the event go toward the show.
    This event is open to the public. Seating is limited. Contact Common Ground Church at 724-7729.