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March 23, 2013

Church notes


Main Street Congregational, Amesbury

All are welcomed to join for the following during Holy Week:

Palm Sunday Worship , March 24, 9 a.m. in the Millyard

Maundy Thursday Supper, March 28, 5:45 pm

Maundy Thursday Worship, March 28, 7 pm

Easter Sunday sunrise Service, 6 am at Alliance Park

Easter Sunday Worship, 10 am

Union Congregational Church, Amesbury

Spaghetti Supper Saturday March 23, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Spaghetti with homemade sauce, meatballs, bread, salad and dessert. “All you can eat!” for $7. Family $24. Take-out available for $8.

Lenten schedule:

March 24. Palm Sunday 9 am Blessing of the Palms, The Millyard, Amesbury. 10 a.m. Palm Sunday Worship Service

March 28 Maundy Thursday 6 p.m. Rustica Supper bread and soup. 7 p.m. Worship Service

Easter Sunday: 6 a.m. Sunrise Service at Alliance Park; 7 a.m. Ecumenical Breakfast at Union Church; 10 a.m. Easter Worship Service in the Sanctuary.

West Newbury Congregational Church

The schedule is: Sunday, March 24: Palm Sunday at 10 a.m. service, Thursday, March 28 the Maundy Thursday Loaf and Ladle at 6 p.m.; Friday, March 29 Good Friday Service of the Cross at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 30 is the 24 Hour Easter Prayer Vigil at 6 a.m. Easter Sunday the Sunrise Service is 6 a.m. at the Artichoke Reservoir, Moulton Street, West Newbury. Breakfast following back at WNCC. Prelude to Praise: 9:15 a.m. Family Service: 10 a.m.

Merrimac Easter Sunrise Service

On the River at Carey Park, at 111 River Road, 6:30 a.m., hosted by the churches of Merrimac: Pilgrim Congregational, Merrimacport United Methodist and Holy Redeemer Catholic churches.

Easter morning worship at 11 a.m. Nursery provided.

Pilgrim Congregational Church, Merrimac

Maundy Thursday Soup and Salad Supper, 6 p.m., followed by a worship service and communion at 7 p.m.

Prayer Vigil will be held Friday from midnight through Sunday, 6 a.m.

Ecumenical Easter Sunrise Service, 6:30 a.m. at Carey Park on River Road

Easter Worship Service at 10 a.m.

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