Below an advanced notice for our worship this Holy Week and Easter, all at the Ascension unless otherwise noted.
Holy Week and Easter Sunday 29th March- Sunday 5th April
9.30am Blessing of Palms, Procession and Sung Eucharist (St Martin’s, Westgate)
11am Blessing of Palms, Procession and Sung Eucharist
Monday of Holy Week 7pm Eucharist 7.30pm Churches Together Prayers at the Ascension
Tuesday of Holy Week 7pm Eucharist 7.30pm Churches Together Prayers at Torrisholme Methodist
Wednesday of Holy Week 10am Eucharist and Stations of the Cross 7pm Eucharist 7.30pm Churches Together Prayers at St Christopher’s, Bare
Holy Thursday 7pm Eucharist of the Last Supper commemorating the night Jesus commanded us to take bread and wine and ‘do this in memory’ of him, during this reflective service we will re-enact the washing of feet recalling the humility of our Lord as he did the same for his disciples.
Good Friday 10am Ecumenical Walk of Witness from the Methodist Church 2pm
Prayers at the Cross A reflective service of readings, meditations and devotions at the foot of the cross.
Easter Day 6.30am Sunrise Celebration Starting on the Barrow we greet the firstlight of Easter before walking down to the Asension for the blessing and lighting of the 2015 Easter Candle and the renewal of baptismal vows. Followed by cooked breakfast and coffee
10am Sung Eucharist of the Resurrection A joint celebration for both churches at the Ascension rejoicing in the resurrection of our Lord with alleluias and praise!