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here’s what’s happening during
LENT, HOLY WEEK & EASTER:

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The Lenten devotional is a gift we give each other when we share our thoughts and stories for the daily readings throughout the Lenten season and is a wonderful way for us to learn from each other and deepen our sense of community as a people of God. If you’d like to receive these devotionals in your inbox every day at 6AM, please click below:

EVENTS & WORSHIP SERVICES

Feb . 13: Mardi Gras Celebration & Prayer Service with imposition of ashes, 6 – 7:30PM in Plymouth Hall

Feb. 14: Ash Wednesday – Wandering Heart: Tune My Heart
Ash Wednesday morning service, 6:30AM
Ash Wednesday Family service, 6:30PM

Feb. 18: First Sunday in Lent – Wandering Heart: Jesus Sought Me
Worship Services followed by Labyrinth Walk in Plymouth Hall, 8:45AM and 10AM

Feb. 21: Zoom Evening Vespers, 7:30PM

Feb. 25: 2nd Sunday in Lent – Wandering Heart: Rescue Me from Danger
Worship Services, 8:45AM and 10AM
Adult Faith Formation in the Chapel: How the New Testament was Shaped and Formed, 11: 15AM

Feb. 28: Zoom Evening Vespers, 7:30PM

March 3: 3rd Sunday in Lent – Wandering Heart: Praise the Mount
Worship Services, 8:45AM and 10AM
Adult Faith Formation in the Chapel: Who is Jesus? How has He been understood through the centuries and scripture? 11:15AM

March 6: Zoom Evening Vespers, 7:30PM

March 10: 4th Sunday in Lent – Wandering Heart: I’m fixed Upon It
Worship Services, 8:45AM and 10AM
Adult Faith Formation in the Chapel: The Five Moments in Church History You Should Know, 11:15AM

March 13: Zoom Evening Vespers, 7:30PM

March 17: 5th Sunday in Lent – Wandering Heart: Teach Me
Worship Services, 8:45AM and 10AM

March 20: Zoom Evening Vespers, 7:30PM

March 24: Palm Sunday – Wandering Heart: Songs of Loudest Praise
Worship Services, 8:45AM and 10AM

March 28: Maundy Thursday – Wandering Heart: Streams of Mercy
Worship Service followed by Labyrinth Walk, 8PM

March 29: Good Friday – Stations of the Cross, Plymouth Hall, 5PM

March 31: Easter Sunday – Wandering Heart: And I Hope
Worship Services, 7:45AM, 8:45AM and 10AM

LENTEN SCRIPTURES FOR FAMILY TIME

Create a special time for your family — maybe every day — where you all can share a simple spiritual practice. Use a corner of your family room and place a candle on a table. Invite your family and God to be together. This can be such a gift to you and your family. 

Light the candle, take a few deep breaths and say a prayer (Help, Thanks, Wow), read scripture (download Lenten Scriptures below) or the First Congo devotional. Share where you saw or noticed God today. Tell each other, “God loves ___!” Create this new time at the dinner table or before bed. Even if just for a few minutes. Most importantly, be quiet and listen for God to speak to you. God is always present and with us.


Virtual Lectio Divina

We are pleased to share Marv Baldwin’s virtual Lectio Divina practice with you. Marv is a long-time member of our church and is founder of Soul Journeys. If you weren’t able to join one of the Lectio Divina groups, this is still a way for you to engage in this spiritual practice throughout Lent. Thanks, Marv! 

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