Archive for Thursday, March 22, 2007

Church news

March 22, 2007

The Junior Youth Group from St. Paul United Church of Christ will take a road trip March 30 to Young Christians Weekend at Silver Dollar City. For more information, call Bonnie Neis at 542-2411.

  • St. Paul United Church of Christ will have its Parade of Palms at 10 a.m. April 1 at the church, Eighth and Church streets.

  • There will be a Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. April 5 at St. Paul UCC. Immediately following the service, a 16-hour prayer vigil will begin, concluding at noon on Good Friday.

The community is invited to participate.

Prayer requests may be sent to the church at P.O. Box 722 or call the church office at 542-2785.

Sermon series

The Eudora United Methodist Church is having a Lenten and Easter sermon series based on the Gospel of Matthew each Sunday through April 15 at its temporary location at Warren-McElwain Mortuary/Eudora Chapel, 1003 John L. Williams Drive, east on 10th Street on Douglas County Road 442.

The Rev. Michael Tomson-DeGreeff will lead the series "Jesus the Messiah King." He encourages participants to read the designated chapters weekly in preparation for the sermon the following Sunday.

Remaining topics include "The Disciples of the King," Matthew 16-18, Sunday; "The Arrival of the King," Matthew 21-25, April 1; "Death of the King" Matthew 26-27 on Maundy Thursday; "The Return of the King" Matthew 28:1-15 on Easter, and "The Commission of the King" Matthew 28:16-20 on April 15.

The public is invited to participate in any or all of the sermons.

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