Mercy Regional Medical Center will hold its Blue Christmas service from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Dec. 19 at Mercy Chapel, 1010 Three Springs Blvd.
The service is designed for people suffering loss, death of a loved one, estrangement of a loved one, unemployment, depression, loneliness, illness or any other hardship during the holiday season.
Patients and members of the community are invited to the 15th annual event. Mercy chaplains will lead the service, which will include prayer, readings, a time of remembrance, music and a message of hope.
For more information, call the Mercy Department of Spiritual Care at 764-2340.