Holy Week and Easter at Sheridan 2017
Invite Friends to Holy Week Events
Palm Sunday Worship with Processional
Saturday, April 8; 5:30pm & Sunday, April 9; 8:30, 9:45 & 11am
Hosanna! Enjoy a Palm Sunday processional by the Sunday School kiddos and the waiving of palm branches. A bake sale for Women’s Ministry in the Great Hall before and after worship services Saturday & Sunday.
Holy Wednesday Worship
Wed., April 12 ; 6pm
A quiet, meditative service of reflection will point us toward experiencing Jesus’ walk to the Cross. It is a great worship for those who are looking at a more traditional Holy Week experience. There will not be a meal or education this evening.
Maundy Thursday Worship
Thurs., April 13; noon
At noon on Maundy Thursday, worship will provide a more traditional experience of Jesus’ command to serve and Holy Communion.
Holy Week Worship with Biblical Reenactment
Thursday, April 13 at 7pm
Friday, April 14 at 7pm *child care provided
Join us for a special worship experience. A message, choir music and the reenactment of the Last Supper and Crucifixion will highlight this most meaningful worship.
Passover Seder Meal
Thursday, April 13, 5:30pm; Family Life Center
RSVPs are required by Mon., April 10. More information.
All are welcome to enjoy dinner with the traditional celebration of the Passover Seder, to better understand the meaning of Holy Communion and the new covenant Jesus referred to in his body and blood. A freewill donation is taken to help cover the cost of the catered meal. Sign up at the Welcome Center or contact Kathy Paisley.
Good Friday Worship
Friday, April 14; noon
At noon on Good Friday, Sheridan Lutheran Church will provide an experience of Jesus’ dying words from the Cross.
Good Friday Prayer Vigil
Friday, April 14; 9pm-9am
Our goal is to have at least two people per hour holding vigil throughout the night by committing to pray for one hour. If you feel drawn to experience the presence of our Lord during these sacred hours, please sign up to be a part of this vigil. Security will be present throughout the night and resources are available to guide you in prayer. Sign up online or on the sign-up sheet at the Welcome Center. Contact Kathy Paisley for more information.
Service of Remembrance
Saturday, April 15; 5:30pm
Saturday evening will be time for any who has lost a loved one to worship the promise of eternal life through our Service of Remembrance.
Easter Celebrations at Sheridan
Sunday, April 16
Sunrise: 6:45am in the Outdoor Prayer and Reflection Center by the Labyrinth
8am, 9:30am, 11am in the Worship Center (overflow seating available in the Family Life Center)
7:15-10:30am in the Great Room
Breakfast proceeds go to support youth summer mission trips. Join us to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus! This is a wonderful spirit-filled morning of worship.