Lent & Easter @ Immanuel

2019 Worship Services & Events

ash wednesday

Ash Wednesday

March 6

6:30 to 8:30 a.m. - Distribution of Ashes at the Palatine Train Station
1:15 p.m. - Chapel
6:00 p.m. - Bible Study
7:00 p.m. - Worship Service and Distribution of Ashes
8:00 p.m. - Festival Choir Rehearsal

lent

Wednesdays in Lent

Wednesdays March 13 - April 10
1:15 p.m. - Chapel
6:00 p.m. - Bible Study
7:00 p.m. - Lenten Worship Service
7:30 p.m. - Festival Choir Rehearsal
Learn more about Lent

Easter Eggs

Early Childhood Egg Coloring Night

Monday, April 15 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Bring 1 - 2 dozen eggs and a basket to take them home. We will provide the rest.
Sponsored by the Early Childhood Teachers.

 

Holy Week

Holy week is the last week of Lent, which is the week immediately preceding Easter. In many Christian churches, including ours, Holy Week is a time to commemorate the suffering and death of Jesus through various worship services. Learn more

palm sunday

Palm Sunday Weekend - April 13 & 14

Saturday 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 8:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m.
Sunday Discipleship Hour: 9:15 a.m.

maundy thursday

Maundy Thursday

Thursday, April 18
Worship Service 7:00 p.m.

good friday

Good Friday

Friday, April 19
Worship Service 7:00 p.m.

 

easter vigil saturday

Easter Vigil

Saturday, April 20
Worship Service 5:00 p.m.

 

easter christ is risen

Easter - Sunday April 21

6:00 a.m. Sunrise Easter Worship Service
8:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m. Traditional Worship Service
9:15 a.m. Easter Fellowship Hour

Stop by for Easter Coffee and….
Our Youth will be serving refreshments after each service in Fellowship Hall. All proceeds will support youth trips and events.

 

Weekly Readings & Themes

Ash Wednesday: A Place at the Table for You (Luke 22:1-13)
Midweek 1: The Upper Room: A Place of Service (Luke 22:14-38)
Midweek 2: Gethsemane: A Place of Strength (Luke 22:39-46)
Midweek 3: The Betrayal: A Place of Eternal Love (Luke 22:47-53)
Midweek 4: The Courtyard: A Place of Renewal (Luke 22:54-62)
Midweek 5: The Trial: A Place of God’s Will (Luke 22:63-23:25)
Maundy Thursday: The Last Supper: A Place of Forgiveness (Luke 22:14-23)
Good Friday: Golgotha: A Place of Simple Love (Luke 23:33-49)
Easter Vigil: The Tomb: A Place of Praise (Luke 23:50-56)
Easter: The Empty Tomb: A Place of Remembering (Luke 24:1-11)

Lutheran World Relief - Season of Hope

Each week during Lent, we’ll collect a different item that we’ll use to assemble Personal Care Kits for people around the world.

Collection Schedule:

March 10 Soap (4 to 5 oz)
March 17 Toothbrushes
March 24 Combs
Mar 31 Nail Clippers
April 7 Bath Towels
April 14 $2.65 (shipping) in an envelope marked Baskets of Promise

Join us to assemble Personal Care Kits on April 24 at 9:00 a.m. in Fellowship Hall.
 
Learn more about Season of Hope >

What is Lent?

Lent is a time of soul searching, repentance, and re-dedication (or dedication) of your life to Christ. More about Lent