Palm Sunday—April 9
9:00 a.m. Palm Sunday Worship will begin in our Parish Hall with a procession that will lead us back into the church after worshipping in our Parish Hall for three months. This service recalls Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem, music, and Holy Eucharist with one combined service (no Sat 5:30 p.m. or Sun 8 a.m.).
9:00 a.m. Palm Sunday Worship at St. Andrew's in Turners Falls.
Holy Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday—April 10, 11, 12
9:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist in chapel
Maundy Thursday—April 13
7:00 p.m. Maundy Thursday Worship in church. This service features music, the ceremony of
the footwashing, a celebration of the institution of the Eucharist, and the stripping of the altar.
7:00 p.m. Maundy Thursday Worship at St. Andrew's in Turners Falls.
Good Friday—April 14
The Church will be open and available for prayer & meditation all day.
11:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. Stations in the Street. A new perspective on the traditional stations of the cross. They will begin and end in front of the church.
7:00 p.m. Good Friday Worship at St. Andrew's in Turners Falls. This service commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus, a reading of the Passion gospel, music, and solemn prayers.
Easter Vigil—April 15
7:00 p.m. The Great Vigil of Easter in the church. This service is the primary celebration of Easter, beginning in darkness. The worship features the kindling of new fire, lighting the Paschal candle, the Exsultet, music, readings from the Hebrew Scriptures, the renewal of our baptismal vows, and the Eucharist.
Easter Sunday—April 16
8:00 a.m. Easter Sunday Worship in the chapel. A celebration of Christ’s resurrection with Holy Eucharist.
9:00 a.m. Easter Sunday Worship at St. Andrew's in Turners Falls.
10:00 a.m. Easter Sunday Worship in the church. A celebration of Christ’s resurrection with music and Holy Eucharist followed by Coffee Hour in the Parish Hall and an Easter Egg Hunt on the Lawn.
We believe God is calling us to cultivate a community of love, joy, hope, and healing. Jesus is our model for a life of faith, compassion, hospitality, and service. We strive to be affirming and accessible, welcoming and inclusive; we seek to promote reconciliation, exercise responsible stewardship, and embrace ancient traditions for modern lives.