SERVICES FOR HOLY WEEK AND EASTER
Palm “Saturday” March 24th
Join the altar guild at 9:30 a.m. for a special session in
making palm crosses – a spiritual exercise and a useful skill.
Coffee and buns will be served
Palm Sunday, March 25th
8:00 a.m. Eucharist with Blessing of Palms
10:00 a.m. Procession, Eucharist and Blessing of Palms
Maundy Thursday, March 29th
10:30 a.m. Liturgy of the Last Supper
Good Friday, March 30th
10:30 a.m. Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion.
Beautiful music and powerful words enhance the
elemental brutality of the cross
12:00 - 3:00 p.m. Vigil of Prayer
Holy Saturday, March 31st
7:00 p.m. We are invited
to join our friends at St. Mark’s Ocean Park
for a special liturgy of music and readings,
chosen especially for Easter Eve.
Easter Day, April 1st
8:00 a.m. Holy Communion
10:00 a.m. Festal Eucharist
In preparation for Palm Sunday, all Altar Guild members and all interested parishioners are invited to meet in the library Saturday, March 24th, at 9:30 a.m. in the library for the making of palm crosses, a spiritual exercise and a useful skill. Bring a pair of scissors with you. There will be coffee and tea, hot cross buns, and fun!
MEMORIAL EASTER LILIES will be available to place on the altar in memory of loved ones during Easter. The cost is $7.50 – donations may be included in your regular weekly envelopes, marked “Easter Lilies”. There is a sign up list on the bulletin board at the top of the stairs. Names on the list by March 27th will be included in the Easter Day bulletin.
The Altar Guild is requesting donations of greenery and spring flowers to decorate the church for Easter. Bring them in after 9:00 a.m. on Saturday March 31st. If you are available to help with the decorating, and/or for removal of flowers on Tues., April 3rd, please sign the sheets on the notice board.
We are also looking for volunteers to make up flower bundles and to help deliver them to our shut-ins, on Tuesday, April 3rd. Thanks.