A full listing of Holy Week services with information can be found HERE.
A Holy Hike outing is scheduled for April 13th, the Saturday of Palm Sunday weekend. We will once again be venturing to the Patuxent Research Refuge to enjoy the roughly 2 mile hike around Cash Lake. Meet at the National Wildlife Visitors Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop, Laurel, MD 20708, at 9:45am to join us for this hike. We will start the hike at 10am sharp! A Holy Hike involves a liturgical service broken up into several stations which will occur over the course of an easy 1-2 mile hike. All ages and skill levels, including young children, are welcome to attend.
A new online calendar has been established for Calvary events in order to provide a more user friendly experience when seeking information on our activities. You can find this calendar through the Calvary website, or by visiting: http://calvarysilverspring.view-events.com
Calvary members are invited to help prepare for Easter by serving on Holy Saturday. On April 20th, the day before Easter, the Calvary Men’s Group will gather at 8:30 for coffee and snacks, then begin preparing Easter breakfast and cleaning the church grounds. The Women of Calvary will also be invited to meet this morning – watch for info from Kate Tomes to learn details.
Lent Midweek Services continue today. Join others this evening, and every Wednesday evening of lent for a worship service in the Calvary chapel at 7:30pm. Our theme for the midweek services this year is “Through the Eyes of Christ” as we reflect on those who were present at the cross and the ways in which Jesus looked on them with mercy. A Fellowship Meal will be served before the service at 6:30pm.
The readings for this Sunday are: Isaiah 50:4-9a; Philippians 2:5-11; Luke 23:1-56