Pastor’s 4th Anniversary

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Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday is a Christian holy day of prayer, fasting, and repentance. Ash Wednesday derives its name from the placing of repentance ashes on the foreheads of participants to either the words "Repent and believe in the Gospel" or "Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return." Ash Wednesday marks the start of a 40-day period which [...]

Palm Sunday – Passion Week

Palm Sunday is a Christian holiday that falls on the Sunday before Easter Sunday, the day we celebrate his Resurrection. It commemorates Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem, an event mentioned in each of the four Gospels , which takes place in the days before the Last Supper, his arrest on Maundy Thursday (or, Holy Thursday) and his crucifixion on Good [...]

Maundy Thursday or Holy Thursday

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Rejoice with us this Holy Week in a celebratory expression, "Thank God it's Thursday!" This Thursday is Maundy Thursday or Holy Thursday. We celebrate the tremendous love God expressed for all of humanity in the life, death and resurrection of Jesus, our Lord and Savior. Holy Thursday marks our remembrance of the Last Supper, Jesus' last meal with the disciples [...]

Easter/ Resurrection Sunday

Easter, or Resurrection Sunday, is a holy day celebrating the resurrection of Jesus from the dead, described in the New Testament as having occurred on the third day of his burial after his crucifixion by the Romans at Calvary circa 30 AD. It is the culmination of the week before Easter, known as “Holy Week,” which includes Maundy Thursday, commemorating the Maundy and Last [...]