Calvary Baptist Church Kilmarnock presents the "Seven Sayings from the Cross" at 7 p.m. delivered by Pastors Darryl Fisher, Jerusalem Baptist Church; Connie Jones, Siloam Baptist Church; Gernard Reed, Mulberry Baptist Church; Alvin Hill, Mt. Zion Baptist Church; Ernest Webster, Hartswell Baptist Church; Rose Curry, Willie Chapel Baptist Church; and Peyton Waller, New St. John Baptist Church.
The annual community Easter Sunrise Service will be held at 7 a.m. Sunday, April 16, in the Le Conte Meadow, at the Knoxville Botanical Garden and Arboretum, 2743 Wimpole Avenue.
Following are a list of some of the events and services going on throughout the county for Holy Week leading up to Easter Sunday, Apr. 16.
A breakfast will be hosted by Venango Community Church Sunday at 8:30 a.m with an Easter service following around 9:30 a.m. Saturday, April 22 at 5:30 p.m. a gospel singing will be the event with None of the Above, Tracie Cook and more. Sign-up will open at 9 a.m., and the hunt will kick off sharply at 10.
Mechanicsville Baptist Church, 10200 Louisa Rd., will hold a Maundy Thursday Tenebrae Service April 13 at 7 p.m.
First Presbyterian, 203 N. Spring St., Bellefonte - Maundy Thursday meal and Communion at Milesburg Presbyterian at 6:15 p.m./ Good Friday service 7 p.m. Intercultural Mass, 7 p.m. Friday.
York First Wesleyan, York Highway, York: Journey to the Cross, self-guided tour of the last days of Jesus, 4-7 p.m. Saturday. A free breakfast is scheduled from 8:30 to 10 a.m.
St. Michael's Church, Axtell, Mass times for Holy Week are pending. The service will feature the Burke Family Singers. Resurrection Sunday. 10 a.m., classes for all ages; 11 a.m., morning service, 6 p.m., evening service.
The church also will have its annual Good Friday service at 6 p.m. and its annual community egg hunt at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
St. Paul Lutheran Church, 1123 Washington St. April 13, 6 p.m. Maundy Thursday dinner church. A concert will be given beginning at 3 p.m. April 30.
St. Matthew's is located at 518 W. Randolph. Friday, April 14, noon, ecumenical Good Friday service, St. Stephen's Epsicopal Church.
A Maundy Thursday Service is Thursday at 7:30 p.m.at Faith Presbyterian Church, 1005 S.E. Ninth St.
"How To Cultivate Peace in an Angry World" is the topic of a special Bible talk at 10 a.m. April 16 at the Jehovah Witness Kingdom Hall. There is no charge to attend this joint service and the public is invited to attend. Good Friday, April 14, noon, "The Walk" from the green to the church, followed by soup in the church hall (all are welcome); 7 p.m., Passion of the Lord. On Easter Sunday, Mullaley Anglican Church will hold a service at 8am, and in Premer, the service will be held at 10.15am. The Great Vigil of Easter Saturday, April 15, 7 p.m.
Two services on Friday, April 14, will mark Good Friday in downtown Durham.
Good Friday Service 10am; Easter Sunday Family Service 10am. Toward the end of the service, the Christ candle is hidden, representing the apparent victory of the forces of evil over good. There will be many activities including a jumping castle, face painting, a coffee cart for those who enjoy good coffee, and a Puppet Show at 10.50am, followed by the popular egg hunt.
First Assembly of God Church will have Easter services at 11 a.m. April 13, 7 p.m. Maundy Thursday service with Eucharist and Taize chant, followed by vigil.
Easter egg hunt, 11 a.m. Easter worship will be at 11 a.m.
Ebenezer United Methodist Church's Women, Men and Youth groups will hold a church-wide fundraiser from 7:30 a.m. -1 p.m. April 15, 9 a.m.to 5 p.m., church open for prayer. Easter sunrise service will be at 6:45 a.m.at Country Club Lake. Good Friday service. April 15, 7:30 p.m.
Good Friday service will be at noon at the Oketo United Methodist Church. Easter Sunday Service, Sunday, April 16, 8 a.m.