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March 23, 2013

Church notes


March 25, 6:45 a.m., Erev Pesach Morning Minyan.

March 26, 6 p.m., Community Passover Seder.

April 6, 7:45 p.m., Anna Smulowitz presents her award-winning performance, “Terezin: Children of the Holocaust.”

Palm Sunday Procession, Amesbury

Palm Sunday Procession sponsored by Amesbury Council of Churches will be held on Sunday, March 24, 9 a.m. at the Amesbury Millyard Amphitheater. Call Kliggie Thomas at 978-388-0459 for further information.

Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday Services will be held at First Parish Church of Newbury, 20 High Rd., Newbury at 10 a.m. The Reverend Jeff MacDonald, well-known author, Thieves in the Temple will be conducting services. For further information, visit our website:

Main Street Congregational UCC at 145 Main Street, Amesbury, 978-388-0982. Worship services are held every Sunday at 10 a.m. with music beginning 15 minutes before the start of the service. Religious Education is available for pre-K to 8th grade. Nursery Care for children 3 and under. Coffee hour is held following the service. Their worship service is broadcasted weekly each Wednesday at 4 p.m. on Amesbury’s Community Access Station.

They welcome all to join them for the following during Holy Week: Palm Sunday Worship March 24 at 9 a.m. in the Mill Yard, Maundy Thursday Supper March 28 at 5:45 p.m., Maundy Thursday Worship March 28 at 7 p.m., Easter Sunday sunrise Service March 31 at 6 a.m. in Alliance Park; Easter Sunday Worship March 31 at 10 a.m.

Market Street Baptist Church, Amesbury

Passover Encounter: Saturday, March 23, from 6-8 p.m. Nathan Joiner, assistant to the Rabbi at Ruach Israel in Needham, will be leading the Seder Supper. Call 978-388-0930 to reserve a seat.

Palm Sunday Worship: 10 a.m. on Sunday, March 24.

Maundy Thursday: Communion Service, 7-8 p.m., a service of worship and communion to commemorate the Last Supper.

Good Friday: Prayer & Meditation, noon to 3 p.m. on Friday, March 29.

Easter Sunday: Worship, 10 a.m.

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