Join us as we usher in the Easter Season:
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Ash Wednesday ~ March 1, 2017
Imposition of Ashes ~ 6:30 a.m. in the Chapel.
Special Wednesday Evening Service. 6:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary.
Wednesday Mornings Lenten Breakfasts
Starting March 8th
6:30 a.m. Devotions in the Chapel ~ 7:00 a.m. Breakfast in Sanders Hall
*Devotionals with Pastor Kandace Brooks.
Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Reflection Groups at 6:30 p.m.
Palm Sunday ~ April 9, 2017
Children may participate in the palm processional during all services. Please bring them to the narthex so they may join together and receive a palm to wave.
8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Traditional Services ~ Easter Cantata will be presented by the Adult Choirs. Ready your heart for Holy Week with music celebrating Jesus' joyful entry on Palm Sunday to his triumphant resurrection Easter Day.
9:45 a.m. The Gate Contemporary Service ~ Sanders Hall
Nursery care provided.
Maundy Thursday ~ April 13, 2017
Join us Thursday, April 13, 7:00 p.m. as our friends at New Mt. Zion AME Church join us to remember Jesus’ last supper and celebrate Holy Communion.
Good Friday ~ April 14, 2017
Trinity United Methodist Church - 12:00 noon Worship Service ~ Our ministers will be participating in the gathering of the Methodist churches for this special service.
Easter Egg Hunt ~ Saturday, April 15, 2017
10:00 a.m. - Noon at Generations Park by Lake Ella
Join our Annual Easter Egg Hunt fun & festivities beginning at 10:00 a.m. down by Generations Park. Activities to include the Easter Bunny, inflatables, face painting, cakewalks, a ladybug explosion in our community garden and the egg hunts! Our MOPS group will offer a photo opportunity for spring pictures. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the festivities.
Help Needed: Please donate individually wrapped candy (small enough to fit in an Easter Egg, please no peanut products) for the Egg Hunt. Donation baskets can be found in the Sanders Hall entryway. If you have questions, please contact Tamara Verheyen at 445-7212 or Matt Jones in the church office.
Easter Services ~ Sunday, April 16, 2017
7:00 a.m. Sunrise Worship ~ Outdoor Chapel by Lake Ella with Faith Presbyterian Church
8:30 a.m. Traditional Worship ~ Sanctuary
9:45 a.m. Sunday School Classes for all ages
9:45 a.m. The Gate Contemporary Worship ~ Sanders Hall
11:00 a.m. Sunday School Classes for all ages
11:00 a.m. Traditional Worship ~ Sanctuary
A Continental Breakfast will be served between services in Sanders Hall, and nursery care provided starting at 8:00 a.m. until 12:30pm.