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“New Life” Art Exhibit Opening

In the season of Eastertide we celebrate the Resurrection of Jesus Christ and the new life found in the knowledge of him.  The Liturgical Arts Team is hosting our first collaborative congregational art exhibit called, "New Life".  "New Life" is a collection of meaningful art pieces including painting, needlework, sculpture and more, gathered from (and [...]

The Art of Holy Week – By Rev. Will Scott

Maundy Thursday Taizé Worship: 6:00 p.m. in Hollis Hall Good Friday Community Worship: 6:30 p.m. at the Wink Theater Easter Sunday Worship: 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary Each service holds an important piece of the story, like a set of pictures that interpret one another. On Maundy Thursday we see Jesus serving the disciples. He [...]

Flowering of the Cross

Easter Sunday, April 1 Each year, worshipers (especially children) are encouraged to bring cut flowers on Easter Sunday to decorate the cross. The flowers may be purchased or from your yard, so everyone is welcome to contribute to this lovely annual tradition. There will also be a large cross outside the church as well, so everyone is invited [...]

Calling all lovers of the arts!

Calling all lovers of the arts! The Liturgical Arts Team would like to display art from the congregation during Eastertide, with the theme of 'new life.' This could be art that you already have at home, or something you create. Please drop the pieces off at the church office by March 25 with your name [...]

What to give up before you give up for Lent? By: Rev. Will Scott

I have decided that I am undecided on Lent—at least the side of Lent that beckons us to give up something for the sake of: what? Waistlines? Productivity? The sense of virtue we get by saying no to the doughnut at work or the second glass of wine at dinner? The intention for Lent is [...]