Area churches have a full slate of Easter activities and services scheduled for this weekend.

St. Maries

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.

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