St. John’s Lutheran Church - New Castle, PA

Lent / Easter 2017

 

 

Tuesday, February 28 – Shrove Tuesday

        5:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

                                                All Are Welcome

 

Wednesday, March 1 – Ash Wednesday

        11:30 am – 12:30 pm - Distribution of Ashes

        4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Distribution of Ashes

        7:00 pm - Ash Wednesday Worship

                                with a theme of Confession (Psalm 32:1-5)

                                featuring a dialogue sermon with King David.

                                Distribution of Ashes

                                Holy Communion

 

Sunday, March 5 – First Sunday in Lent

        9:30 am – Worship with Holy Communion

                                Litany – Moving in Love (John 10:15)

 

Wednesday, March 8

        6:00 pm – Simple Supper

        7:00 pm – Midweek Worship – Betrayal (John 13:21-30)

                                with Holden Evening Prayer

                                and the Drama “At the Crossroads”

                                featuring a dialogue sermon with Judas Iscariot.

 

Sunday, March 12 – Second Sunday in Lent

        9:30 am – Worship with Holy Communion

                                Litany – Moving in Strength (Luke 9:51)

 

Wednesday, March 15

        6:00 pm – Simple Supper

        7:00 pm – Midweek Worship – Judgment (Matthew 27:11-26)

                                with Holden Evening Prayer

                                and the Drama “At the Crossroads”

                                featuring a dialogue sermon with Pontius Pilate.

 

Sunday, March 19 – Third Sunday in Lent

        9:30 am – Worship with Holy Communion

                                Litany – Moving in Faith (Luke 13:32)

 

 

 

Wednesday, March 22

        6:00 pm – Simple Supper

        7:00 pm – Midweek Worship – Compassion (Luke 22:47-51)

                                with Holden Evening Prayer

                                and the Drama “At the Crossroads”

                                featuring a dialogue sermon with Malchus.

                                Holy Communion

 

Sunday, March 26 – Fourth Sunday in Lent

        9:30 am – Worship with Holy Communion

                                Litany – Moving in Peace (John 17:1)

 

Wednesday, March 29

        6:00 pm – Simple Supper

        7:00 pm – Midweek Worship – Declaration (Luke 22:54-62)

                                with Holden Evening Prayer

                                and the Drama “At the Crossroads”

                                featuring a dialogue sermon with Peter.

 

Sunday, April 2 – Fifth Sunday in Lent

        9:30 am – Worship with Holy Communion

                                Litany – Moving in Suffering (Exodus 15:2)

 

Wednesday, April 5

        6:00 pm – Simple Supper

        7:00 pm – Midweek Worship – Obedience (Matthew 26:36-46)

                                with Holden Evening Prayer

                                and the Drama “At the Crossroads”

                                featuring a dialogue sermon with Jesus.

 

Sunday, April 9 – Sunday of the Passion / Palm Sunday

        9:30 am – Worship with Procession of Palms

                                and Holy Communion

                                Litany – Moving from Death (Luke 23:46)

 

Thursday, April 13 – Maundy Thursday

        7:00 pm – Worship with Holy Communion

                                and Stripping of the Altar

 

Friday, April 14 – Good Friday

        3:00 pm – Stations of the Cross

        7:00 pm – Worship

 

Sunday, April 16 – Resurrection of Our Lord / Easter Sunday

        9:30 am – Worship with Holy Communion