Lent

Date/Time
Date(s) - 02/17/2016
10:45 pm - 12:30 am

Location
Spirit of Hope UMC

Categories


LENT
“The Force is With You!” (from dark to light)

Soup Suppers and Worship during Lent – We invite you to observe the Lenten season by participating in our Wednesday evening series. February 17 through March 16, we’ll have soup suppers at 5:45 p.m. in the fellowship hall, and intergenerational worship, with a hymn, prayer, faith story, discussion, and closing, which starts at 6:30 p.m. in the upper lobby. Bring a friend! We invite you to sign up on our poster board in the lower lobby, if you would like to help set up, bring soup and/or clean up. (Thank you to all who have volunteered or pitched in the night of, you’re a godsend!)

A serve yourself coffee station is available to anyone who comes in on Wednesdays during the Lenten season. Coffee’s on all day in the lower lobby/cafe. Come and have a cup of coffee!

Easter Flowers – An insert will be in the bulletins starting on Sunday, February 28.
Easter Offering – This year the offerings will go towards Children’s Chance, Days for Girls, Dinner at Your Door, and Simpson Housing

Services. Special offering envelopes will be available in the March 20 & 27 bulletins.
Sunday of the Palms and the Passion is on March 20. We will have pretzels after the 10:00 worship service.

Maundy Thursday Service – Join us on March 24, at 6:30 p.m. We will have a mini musical, ‘The Living Last Supper’. You won’t want to miss!

Good Friday – On March 25, a self-guided tour through the “Stations of the Cross” will be available all day! (approximately 8:30 am – 6 p.m.) A time to reflect Jesus’ own self-denial and sacrificial love, and evaluate one’s own life.

We will need some volunteers to cover the door greeting and directions from 12 noon – 6:00 p.m. We would need 3 volunteers for two hours each. 12-2 p.m., 2-4 p.m., and 4-6 p.m. Please sign up on the upper lobby bulletin board if you would like to help out.