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Disciples Regional Women’s Retreat 2019

The Women’s Retreat at the Conference Center at Bethany Beach is less than a month away: May 31-June 2, 2019. There is still time to register and plenty of room. We have invited the Rev. Dr. Pat Donahoo, a former pastor at Henson Valley Christian Church, and the current Executive Director of Disciples Women Ministries of the General Church in […]

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Rain Garden Planting Event

It’s Time to Plant!! Following its successful initial phase, Shepherd Park Christian Church (SPCC) is beginning the second phase. The plants are in and it’s time to plant our rain garden! The SPCC rain garden planting event is scheduled to take place: Saturday, May 25 9 am Come out for planting fun and fellowship. Even if you are not able […]

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God's Not Dead!

Easter Sunday Service

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 […]

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Good Friday Service

Good Friday is the first Friday before Easter which celebrates the commemoration of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and is observed as a day of sorrow, penance, and fasting. Jesus’ death and resurrection occurs around the time of the Jewish Passover. Seven Last Words of Christ from various guest preachers. Liturgical Dance by Infinite Grace Dance Ministry. Guest Preachers Include: […]

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Maundy Thursday @Trinity Episcopal Church

Maundy Thursday is an alternate name for Holy Thursday, the Christian holy day falling on the Thursday before Easter. It is the first of the three days of solemn remembrance of the events leading up to and immediately following the crucifixion of Jesus. The English word “Maundy” comes from the Latin mandatum, which means “commandment.” As recorded in John’s gospel, […]

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Ash Wednesday/ Lent Begins

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 […]

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Transfiguration Sunday

Disciples of Christ (DoC) and many other denominations schedule the observance of the Transfiguration on the Sunday before Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent. The transfiguration of Jesus is an event reported in the New Testament when Jesus is transfigured and becomes radiant in glory upon a mountain (see Matthew 17:1–8, Mark 9:2–8, Luke 9:28–36, and 2 Peter 1:16–18). Jesus […]

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