Area churches have a full slate of Easter activities and services scheduled for this weekend.
The St. Maries Church of the Nazarene announced that they will have an Easter service Sunday, April 4, at 9:00 a.m. Following the service will be a children’s Easter egg hunt.
The St. Maries Presbyterian Church will host a Maunday Thursday service at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 1. Sunday, April 4, there will be an Easter sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. where the congregation plans to meet at the front lawn of the church. This will be followed by an Easter resurrection celebration at 10:00 a.m.
The St. Paul’s Lutheran Church will conduct Easter services all week from Monday to Thursday at Noon. The church will host a Good Friday service Friday, April 2, at 7:00 p.m., and an Easter day service at 10:00 a.m. Sunday, April 4. Following the Sunday service will be a children’s Easter egg hunt. The Lutheran Church will be closed Saturday this week.
The Assembly of God Church will have an Easter reenactment on Good Friday, April 2, starting at 6:00 p.m. The community is invited to meet at the Assembly of God Church at the start of the reenactment where the party will walk to the city ampitheatre. There will be a Sunday easter service at 10:00 a.m. featuring the Easter Choir.
There will be an Easter sunrise service for both the UpRiver and Emida Community Bible church’s at Nancy McAninch’s house in Emida Sunday, April 4, at 7:00 a.m. Those who attend are asked to bring a chair and a blanket. There will be a potluck breakfast at the Emida Community Center at 9:00 a.m. The Emida Community Bible Church and the UpRiver Bible Churches will both have services at 10:00 a.m.
The Harrison Community Baptist Church will host a Good Friday service April 2, at 7:00 p.m. Sunday, April 4, the church will host an Easter Worship service at the Harrison City Park at 8:30 a.m. This will be followed by a free coffee and pastry breakfast at the church from 9:00 a.m.. to 9:45 a.m. The main Easter worship will be hosted at 10:00 a.m.. at the Harrison Community Baptist Church.
The Plummer Bible Church will host its Easter Sunday service, Sunday, April 4, at 10:30 a.m. There will be no events on Good Friday this year.
The Worley Community Church will have a Good Friday service and communion April 2. The church will host an Easter Sunday brunch April 4, at 9:45 a.m.. with the Easter worship service to follow at 11:00 a.m.