Two local churches presenting Christmas concerts Sunday

Two Gwinnett churches will host Christmas concerts this Sunday.

The Chancel Choir of the First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, along with the Atlanta Festival Orchestra, will present a free concert at 7 p.m. in the church sanctuary.

The choir and orchestra will perform excerpts from Bach’s “Magnificat” and Vivaldi’s “Gloria.” The concert will also include a sing-a-long of Christmas carols.

The First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville is at 395 W. Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-963-0386.

Norcross First United Methodist Church is holding two performances of its concert, “A Shining Night, featuring Amahl & The Night Visitors,” at 4 and 7 p.m. The event is free to attend and the public is welcome.

Norcross First UMC is at 2500 Beaver Ruin Road in Norcross. For more information, call 770-448-4142.