Easter Services Community-Wide

Several churches here pause between last Sundays remembrance of Jesus entry into Jerusalem and next Sundays festive Easter celebrations, to note events recorded in the last week of his life. Following the service we have refreshments, fellowship and Easter Basket Fun with the kids. Easter Sunday worship service will be at 9 a.m.

The church will have a light breakfast at 9:45 a.m. with worship at 10:30 on Easter Sunday.

Local churches held daily worship services during Holy Week as a way to unite the community. This will be a quiet time of reflection and prayer. Those participating should take canned or nonperishable food items in plastic sacks for the La Vernia Food Pantry.

Holyoke Church of Christ will meet for its regularly scheduled service at 9:30 a.m. Sunday morning with Bible study at 10:30 a.m.

First United Methodist Church in Morehead City will hold an Easter sunrise service at 6:30 a.m.in the courtyard.

Dr. Williams will also speak on Easter Sunday.

Wyandotte United Methodist Church, 7901 Oakland Ave., plans a Good Friday service at 6 p.m. Friday, April 14. Continental breakfast, 9 a.m.; Easter service, 11 a.m. Both performances will be at Cedar Creek Baptist Church, 430 FM 80, 3 miles south of Teague. The first begins at 8 a.m. and the second service will be at 10 a.m. Rev. Chris Peria will preach a sermon entitled "Who is this Jesus" based on Luke 23-24. Child care is available.

Easter egg hunt to follow services. Mass will be held on Saturday at 7 p.m. A Service of Shadows and Stone at 6:30 p.m.

An early Easter morning service at 7 a.m. will be held at the church with a potluck breakfast afterward. Pastor Mike Buffi presents the sermon "The Importance of the Resurrection" and special music by Emily Correia. Each church will have their own Sunday school and worship services.

A sunrise service starts at 6 a.m.at Allen Chapel A.M.E.

Our Lady of Lourdes will hold Easter masses on April 15 at 8 p.m. and on Easter Sunday at 8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Easter Sunday Christian Worship Service at 10 a.m. April 16.

Cornerstone United Methodist Church, Heckle Boulevard, Rock Hill: Good Friday service, 6 p.m. Friday. Also a Tenebrae service at St. Mark at 7:30 p.m. Living (outdoor) Stations, 5 p.m. Friday.

Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Boggabri will hold the Lord's Supper at 6pm on Thursday, Passion of the Lord at 3pm on Friday, and Holy Saturday at 6pm.

First Baptist Church, 830-947-3333, will offer breakfast at 9:15 a.m. Sunday school is set for 9:45 a.m.

United Church of Crook, corner of Highway 138 and Highway 55, Crook, will have a 4 p.m. Easter Service is in the big church at 10 a.m. The event runs from 10 a.m.to 11:45 a.m. Saturday, April 15, 7:30 p.m., Easter vigil with Holy Communion (with incense).

A Good Friday service will be hosted by Holyoke Assembly of God Friday at 6:30 p.m.

Sunrise Presbyterian Church will host The Community Easter Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m.at Breach Inlet.

New Hope Christian Church will have its "egg-stravaganza" Saturday at 10 a.m.

  • Leroy Wright