Easter services set at local churches

St. Matthews Lutheran Church in Princeton invites all to attend four worship services during Holy Week and Easter.

St Paul's Anglican Church will hold a Good Friday communion service at 9am.

Two Good Friday services will be offered on Friday, April 14 at 12:30 pm and 7:30 pm in remembrance of the crucifixion of Jesus with a day of special devotion. The 12:30 service will feature the Stations of the Cross, a liturgical way to reenact Jesus' journey to the cross.

Following are a list of some of the events and services going on throughout the county for Holy Week leading up to Easter Sunday, Apr. 16. The service continues with the readings of the story of salvation from the Old and New testaments followed by Holy Communion.

An early Easter morning service at 7 a.m. will be held at the church with a potluck breakfast afterward.

Following that will be the regular Easter service at 11 a.m. with pastor Dennis Vance Jr. speaking. The event is hosted by Concord Baptist Church and will include a massive Easter egg hunt for children through sixth grade as well as other entertainment.

Gunnedah Baptist Church will hold services on Good Friday and Easter Sunday at 9.30am.

Brunch to follow services along with Easter egg hunt.

New Home Baptist - Easter Service April 16, 9 a.m.

Communion Services, 8:45 a.m. The church asks that you bring you own lawn chair.

Easter egg hunt, 11 a.m. Easter service. Church choir, led by music director, Joey Mazzarella, will sing five selections at the 10:30 a.m. On Easter Sunday, a 9am service will be held at Tamworth city, 9.30am at Southside, 5pm at Southside and 11am at West Tamworth.

Communion Service, 10 a.m.

10300 NE 199th St., Battle Ground, Good Friday Service, April 14, 7 p.m.; Easter Sunday Worship, April 16, 10 a.m.; Easter Egg Hunt, Sun., April 16, 11:30 a.m.; Nursery Provided.

First United Methodist (Columbus) - Good Friday service, Apr. 14, Children's Easter Eggstravaganza Apr. 15 at 10 a.m.

Tamworth Square will close on Good Friday, open on Saturday between 10am and 4pm, and close on Easter Sunday.

  • Salvatore Jensen