April 1, Palm Sunday: Services at 8am and 10am; Stations of the Cross at 5:30pm
April 2, Monday in Holy Week: Stations of the Cross at 5:30pm
April 3, Tuesday in Holy Week: Stations of the Cross at 5:30pm
April 4, Wednesday in Holy Week: Stations of the Cross at 5:30pm, Soup Supper at 6:00pm, Service of Tenebrae at 7:00pm
April 5, Maundy Thursday: Service at 7:00pm with the Stripping of the Altar, Overnight Vigil beginning at 8pm
April 6, Good Friday: Service at 12:00pm, Service at 7:00pm
April 7, Holy Saturday: Confession at 3pm, The Great Vigil at 5:30pm at St. Luke’s Church in Anchorage
April 8, Easter Sunday: Service at 7:30am, Service at 9:30am, Easter Egg Hunt at 10:30am, Service at 11:30am
Join us for this week’s Lenten Wednesday today!
– 5:30 Stations of the Cross
– 6:00 Soup Supper
– 6:45 Program and Prayer from New Zealand Prayer Book
– 7:15 Chancel Choir rehearsal
This Saturday is the spring Parish Work Day. Join your church family as we tend to the church on the inside and outside. 9am – 2pm
Sunday begins Holy Week with the Liturgy of the Palms at the 8:00 and 10:00 services. The rest of the week is spelled out in more detail in the attached Epistle Newsletter.
Have a great rest of the week!
Women of the Church Yard Sale continues Saturday, from 8am-2pm in Gleason Hall. Come on out and support the various charities supported by our parish!
The St. James’ Pantry will prepare and deliver lasagna meals for 5 families in our community on Sunday. Help is needed in the kitchen and with delivering the meals after the 10:00 service. One family will need delivery around 4-5pm.
Collecting for the Tri-County Red Cross continues in Lanham Lobby. Requested are personal hygiene items and cleaning supplies. This is to assist victims of the southern Indiana tornadoes.
The Vestry has its next meeting on Tuesday, the 20th, at 6:30pm. Members are expected to attend. The formal induction of the 2012 vestry will take place on the Feast of the Annunciation, Sunday, the 25th, during the 10:00 service.
Wednesdays in Lent continues on the 21st with Stations of the Cross at 5:30pm, a soup supper at 6, and a Taize service at 6:45pm. All are welcome!
Holy Week and Easter Services will appear in the next post on this website.
News from the Anglican Communion………Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, will step down from that role at the end of the year.