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Holy Week at UMC Santa Cruz

 


     

Palm/Passion Sunday

Palm Sunday
Begin the journey through Holy Week with us in this meaningful service that celebrates the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem and concludes with the sharing of the last days of Jesus’ life. Be a part of the way with us this year, as you reflect on God’s call to be renewed in your faith service.

250 California Street
Sunday - March 25th
10:45 am


Holy Thusday

Holy Thursday Biblical Potluck

Join us for this festive meal and program. Please sign up by calling (831) 429-6800, ext. 2, by Wednesday, March 28th. You are invited to bring finger food items such as deviled eggs, nuts, dried fruit, flat bread, grape juice, olives, cheese/meats, etc. Please, not sweets or breads or non-finger foods.

Fellowship Hall
250 California Street
Thurdsay - March 29th
6:00 pm


Good Friday

Good Friday

Noon to 1 pm

This is a self-directed time of prayer and meditation. Stay as long as you wish during this time for self-reflection.

 

Sanctuary
250 California Street
Friday - March 30th


Easter Vigil

Easter Vigil on the Bluffs

Join us for this reflective time with God and one another. Stay as long as you wish following a brief spiritual reflection. This is a most meaningful time to be in prayer….

 

The Bluffs on West Cliff Drive
between Sacramento and Auburn
Saturday - March 31st
7:00 pm

 

Easter Sunrise Service

Easter sunrise

We return to the Bluff on West Cliff, between Auburn and Sacramento to witness to our faith. Even though the Sunrise has already dawned, we stand as witnesses that “nothing can separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus!” Join us for this short and meaningful service; dress for the cool morning!

 

The Bluffs on West Cliff Drive
between Sacramento and Auburn
Sunday - April 1st (No Foolin'!)
7:30 am


Easter Breakfast

Easter Breakfast

You are most welcome to join us in celebration; a free-will offering will be received to cover expenses. A yummy conclusion to the long journey of Lent and a faithful affirmation to the Resurrection!

250 California Street
Sunday - April 1st
Starting at 8:00 am


Easter Worship Celebration

Celebration of the Resurrection
and Children’s Easter Activities

Join us for an all-out worship celebration in the Sanctuary. Music, the sharing of our Faith Story, and activities for the children will be included! Invite someone(s) to join you for this Celebration of New Life!

250 California Street
Sunday - April 1st
10:45 am

Easter