Holy Week & Easter Information

March 25, 2010

Below are details relating to all the various activities we have going on during Holy Week.

Holy Week Schedule

  • March 28, Palm Sunday 8:00 & 10:00 AM
  • April 1, Maundy Thursday 7:00 PM
  • April 2, Good Friday 7:00 PM
  • April 3,  Prayer Vigil 8AM – Midnight

April 4, Easter Sunday Schedule

  • Worship – 8:00 & 10:00 AM
  • Breakfast – 9:00-9:45 AM
  • Easter Egg Hunt – 9:15 AM

Additional Information and Announcements

Easter Lillies. Easter Lilies will lend their splendor to our Sanctuary on Easter Sunday.  You may purchase them in honor/memory of someone, event, or for yourself to plant in your garden.  The cost this year is $11. and you will find the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board in the Narthex. The sign-up deadline is March 28.

Annual Easter Prayer Vigil. Saturday, April 3, 8:00 AM to Midnight. Through the ages, the church has held a prayer vigil on Easter eve. Share with us in this rich tradition of praying. Sign up in the Narthex. Guidance and suggestions for prayer and meditation will be provided. Prayer cards with specific requests are also available and may be placed in the basket for the prayers. Contact Jan Koska for more information.

Easter Pancake Breakfast. Our youth will host a pancake breakfast Easter Sunday, April 4, from 9:00-9:45 AM to raise money for their Youth Mission Fund. The breakfast menu will consist of pancakes, fruit, sausage, juice, and coffee. For Easter Sunday we will have some specialty pancakes and syrups. Thank you for supporting our youth!

Flowering of the Cross. Continue our tradition of flowering the cross on Easter Sunday. Please remember to bring some flowers for this event, so we can once again have a cross full of beautiful flowers.

Easter Egg Hunt. Sunday, April 4, 9:15 am on the playground. Children, (pre-k – 6TH grade) join us for a fun-filled Easter egg hunt! Activities will include the egg hunt plus making an Easter craft. Parents please bring 12 plastic eggs (for each of your children) filled with individually wrapped candy by Palm Sunday. Any questions, please contact Deb Burleson (call or email the church office for her contact information).

Supplies Needed For Sierra Leone

March 25, 2010

At this year’s synod assembly, April 23-25, a shipping container full of supplies will be packed for our companion synod in Sierra Leone. A list of the supplies we are trying to gather is available on our website (click here to download a copy of the list) and in the Narthex. Please bring any of these supplies by Sunday, April 18. There will be a container in the narthex for these supplies.

To learn more about our synod’s partnership with Sierra Leone, click here.