Passion/Palm Sunday, April 9 – 8:50 & 11:10am
With palms in hand and the dramatic reading of the poignant passion narrative, in music from both our Children and Chancel Choirs, Holy week begins with Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem before moving us into the days of sorrow to come.
Maundy Thursday, April 13 – 7:00pm in Hoffman Hall
As Jesus gathered with his followers for a final supper, we will assemble for communion and a Service of Shadows, experiencing together the mystery of Jesus’ final moments.
Good Friday, April 14 – 12:00pm in the Sanctuary
We sit in on the painful realities of Jesus’ death as we reflect, in meditation and music, on Jesus’ seven last words from the cross.
Good Friday Vespers Service – 7:30pm in the Sanctuary
A contemplative worship experience in the style of Taizé, with sacred music, scripture, candlelight and prayer as we reflect personally on the meaning of Jesus’ death and the forgiveness of our sins.
Sunday, April 16 – Easter Sunday
6:30am Sunrise Communion Service
Pierce Bros. Westwood Memorial Park
8:00, 9:30 and 11:15am – Sanctuary
Join the jubilant celebration of Jesus’ triumph over death with full choir, Easter lilies and the Hallelujah Chorus! (Note: Parking and pews are a bit less crowded at the 8:00 & 9:30 services.)
Marvel with the children at our child-friendly Family Worship Service and an Instant Nativity. Childcare is provided from 3:30 – approx. 5:15pm.
Commemorate Christ’s birth at this moving candlelight service of lessons and carols. Childcare is provided at the 7pm service from 6:30 – approx. 8:15pm.
Communion is celebrated the first Sunday of the month at both services. Advent, Christmas, Lent, Easter, Pentecost and World Communion are observed with celebrations reflective of the season.