Lent and Holy Week

Ash Wed 2020Ash Wednesday ServiceS

February 26
  • 5:15 p.m.—Family friendly service with interactive stations for those young in age and young at heart. Imposition of ashes will be a part of this service.

  • 6 p.m.—Everyone is welcome to the Lenten Community Potluck Dinner in the Fellowship Hall. Bring a dish to share.

  • 7:30 p.m.—Ash Wednesday gets its name from the practice of placing ashes on the foreheads of the faithful as a sign of repentance. Imposition of ashes will be a part of this service.

 

LENTEN COMMUNITY DINNERS

Ash Wednesday, February 26 at 6 p.m.

Potluck dinner—bring a dish to share (enough for 8–10 servings).

Sunday, March 1 at 6 p.m.

Dinner is provided by the church—just show up. There will be a donation basket to help offset costs, but don’t let that stop you from joining us.

Sundays, March 8-29 at 6 p.m.

Potluck dinners—bring a dish to share (enough for 8–10 servings). Come a few minutes before the 5 p.m. service and look for drop off instructions for your dish.

 

Wilderness Lenten Resources

Lenten DevotionalWilderness Lenten Resources offer opportunities for reflection during this season of preparation. Available in the narthex, Book Sale in Trinity Court, and at the front desk.

  • Daily Devotional booklet—filled with scripture, poetry, visual art, coloring pages, written reflections and journaling prompts offer daily opportunities to reflect and prepare.
  • Artist Statement booklet—Original artwork and written responses to scripture offer opportunities for reflection. (Note: everything in the Artist Statement booklet is also in the Daily Devotional booklet, so you don’t need to take both.)
  • Words for the Wilderness daily devotions. Each day reflect on a word, short scripture passage and prayer. Available in card format or daily text message to your phone.
  • Daily devotional text messages are available by texting SVPC DEVOTIONAL to 51400.

 

Easter Egg HuntEaster Egg Hunt

April 4, 10–11:30 a.m.

Treats, games, a bounce house, a photo booth and of course, the egg hunt!

 

 

 

 

 

Restoration and Renewal of Mind, Body, and Spirit **Class is FULL **

During our Lenten season we will offer a weekly class to help people restore mind, body and spirit. Techniques will include mindful breathing, gentle movements, restorative poses, and meditation with Christian music, readings and prayer.