Planning for the Seventh Sunday of Easter

Posted by Andrew R. Jones on Apr 3, 2018 12:15:00 PM

Learn more about the readings, music, and worship-service planning helps for the Seventh Sunday of Easter (May 13, 2018).

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Tags: Easter Season, Service Planning

Planning for the Ascension of Our Lord

Posted by Andrew R. Jones on Apr 2, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Learn more about the readings, music, and worship-service planning helps for the Ascension of Our Lord (May 10, 2018).

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Tags: Easter Season, Service Planning

Planning for the Sixth Sunday of Easter

Posted by Andrew R. Jones on Mar 26, 2018 10:15:00 AM

Learn more about the readings, music, and worship-service planning helps for the Sixth Sunday of Easter (May 6, 2018).

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Tags: Easter Season, Service Planning

Preparing for a Confirmation Service

Posted by Anna Johnson on Mar 21, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Confirmation Sunday is an exciting day for the youth of your congregation. With all of the extra things and people to coordinate, though, it can be a challenge for church staff and volunteers. As you prepare for the day, here are some suggestions to help the event run smoothly.

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Tags: Confirmation

Planning for the Fifth Sunday of Easter

Posted by Andrew R. Jones on Mar 19, 2018 8:15:00 AM

Learn more about the readings, music, and worship-service planning helps for the Fifth Sunday of Easter (April 29, 2018).

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Tags: Easter Season, Service Planning

Planning for the Fourth Sunday of Easter

Posted by Andrew R. Jones on Mar 12, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Learn more about the readings, music, and worship-service planning helps for the Fourth Sunday of Easter (April 22, 2018).

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Tags: Easter Season, Service Planning

Planning for the Third Sunday of Easter

Posted by Andrew R. Jones on Mar 5, 2018 9:30:00 AM

Learn more about the readings, music, and worship-service planning helps for the Third Sunday of Easter (April 15, 2018).

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Preparing for the Easter Season

Posted by Anna Johnson on Feb 28, 2018 1:00:00 PM

“Easter is the high point of the Church Year,” writes Lee Maxwell in The Altar Guild Manual. “No preparation is too elaborate, and no observance is too jubilant” (p. 83).

During the fifty days of the Easter season, the Church rejoices in the resurrected Lord and the new life He brings. This season includes three great feasts that we celebrate: the Feast of the Resurrection, the Feast of the Ascension, and the Feast of Pentecost. Here is an overview of these three feasts and some suggestions for preparing your sanctuary for them.

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Tags: Easter, Altar Guild

Planning for the Second Sunday of Easter

Posted by Andrew R. Jones on Feb 26, 2018 7:45:00 AM

Learn more about the readings, music, and worship-service planning helps for the Second Sunday of Easter (April 8, 2018).

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Tags: Easter Season, Service Planning

Planning for Easter Day

Posted by Andrew R. Jones on Feb 19, 2018 4:45:00 PM

Learn more about the readings, music, and worship-service planning helps for Easter Day (April 1, 2018).

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Tags: Holy Week, Easter Season, Service Planning