Lent and Holy Week Services
Prayers Around the Cross – 7:30pm
Join us each Wednesday in Lent in the Sanctuary for this meditative worship which includes quiet singing, silence, prayer and the lighting of candles. Take time each week for worship as we journey toward Easter. This service will begin on February 17 and continue each Wednesday until Easter.
Maundy Thursday Service
March 24 at 7:00 pm
This service will include a symbolic foot or hand washing, dramatic reading and the celebration of the Lord’s Supper. Join us as we remember the final meal Jesus shared and continues to share with his disciples. Special music by the choir.
Joint Good Friday Service, March 25
at Pilgrim Congregational Church at 7:00 pm
2310 E.4th St
The choirs of Pilgrim UCC, Glen Avon Presbyterian Church and Peace UCC will be joining their voices together in the singing of anthems, and we will worship together as we listen to the Passion Narrative. The offering will go to the work of Chum.
Holy Saturday Vigil
Saturday, March 26 at 6:00 pm
At the Tot Lot Beach—12th St & Lake Ave. S.
Park Point on the lake side
Gather on the beach of Lake Superior for a fire, singing and scripture, and readings that use the elements to tell the story of God’s ongoing work of salvation for all creation. Service will include communion and the tossing of stones into the lake as part of our time of confession. After the service we will roast marshmallows. Children are welcome!
Easter Sunday — March 27
8:30 am Worship led by our Youth
This service will include a youth drama, communion and lots of special music by our youth.
9:30-10:30am — Easter Breakfast Fundraiser by Our Youth
Proceeds for this summer’s Ecofaith Camp
Join us in the Fellowship Hall for egg dish, bagels, fruit, coffee and juice.
10:00am — Easter Egg Hunt for Kids
In the Fellowship Hall
10:30am – Traditional Easter Service
This service will include choir anthems, sermon by Pastor Kathy, and brass accompaniment to our hymns and anthems.