EASTER WEEK AT DCC

Palm Sunday – Mar 20 9 a.m. worship service with the waving of palms; music by the Chancel Choir, Jubilee, and church school children; and a parade remembering Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem.

Maundy Thursday – Mar 24 The evening will begin in the Great Room, with a soup supper at 6 p.m., followed by an Agapé (Communion) meal at 7 p.m. Then we will gather in the sanctuary for the service of Tenebrae, afterwards we will leave in silence. Please see signup sheet in the Great Room.

Good Friday – Mar 25 In the sanctuary at 7:30 p.m., we will extinguish candles as each part of the Passion story is read during Tenebrae, the service of darkness. Our worship will include the Chancel Choir and strings. Afterward is the traditional walk with the cross to Meetinghouse Hill. Everyone is invited to take a turn at carrying the cross. This year we will periodically stop during our walk and listen to scripture depicting Christ’s walk with the cross.

Holy Saturday – Sanctuary open from 5 till 9 p.m. for silent prayer/medication.

Easter – Mar 27 6:30 a.m. Sunrise service at Meetinghouse Hill (across from the cemetery), followed by coffee and a potluck buffet in the Great Room (you are invited to bring food for the buffet!).

9:00 a.m. Easter worship service in the sanctuary with trumpets, singing by the Chancel Choir, sacred dance by children, and lots of fragrant                                lilies followed by coffee hour.