As we come to the end of our Lenten season, we’ll be offering several services for Holy Week and Easter
Sunday, March 25 at 10 a.m.
Palm/Passion Sunday: A Mother’s Lament (John 19: 25b-27, Luke 23:49)
We’ll hear from the experiences of 4 mothers in our congregation and how mothering has impacted their faith and spirituality. Music from Tru Gumption, sharing by Claire Bjork, Tammy Boyd, Elizabeth Strasma and Barbara Stretchberry.
Friday, March 30 at 7 p.m.
Good Friday Worship.
This service recounts some of Jesus’ last words. It will feature readings and music. We share this service with the Madison Mennonite Congregation. ORUCC Choir will sing.
Sunday, April 1 at 6:30 a.m.
Sunrise Service on the church lawn
We’ll share in a shortened version of an ancient Easter vigil as the sun rises. The service includes a holy fire, a renewal of our baptismal vows, and communion. Breakfast to follow inside.
Sunday, April 1 at 10 a.m.
Easter Worship in the Sanctuary
With music and flowers, we’ll celebrate the resurrection. We’ll conclude our Lenten season exploring the voices of women with a look at how John’s gospel lifts up the experience of the women who remained faithful to Jesus. Service is followed by an Easter Egg Hunt for young children outside. ORUCC Choir singing, Winton Boyd preaching.