Choir And Orchestra Present Message Of Holy Week At Christ United Methodist

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

The Palm Sunday services on Sunday, at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road, in the sanctuary will be at 9:30 and 11 a.m. The sanctuary choir and orchestra members from the community will present the message of Holy Week in song and there will be a message from the pastor, Mark Flynn.

The 9:30 a.m. Gospel Service and the 11 a.m. Rock Service, both in the Commons, with bands and praise teams, will worship in the regular style of music, with a message from the pastor. 

On Thursday, April 17, there will be a Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary with  Holy Communion, healing and foot washing.

On Friday, April 18, Good Friday will have a Service of Tenebrae, with readings and music in the sanctuary at 7 p.m. The service traces the story of Christ's passion and the power of silence and darkness.


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