A guide to some of our area’s Easter services

A guide to some of our area’s Easter services

Arizona Community Church—Good Friday: March 29, 7:00 p.m. Communion Service; Saturday: March 30, 10:00 a.m. “Egg”Stravaganza egg hunt; Easter: Sunday, March 31, 8:00 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Traditional Services, full orchestra and choir, 11:15 a.m. Contemporary Service. Child care at all services. 9325 S. Rural Rd., Tempe 85284. 480-491-2210, www.azcc.org

 

Mountain View Lutheran Church—Maundy Thursday: March 28, 6:30 p.m. Worship Service with 1st Communion; Good Friday: March 29, noon and 6:30 p.m. Worship Services, 7:30 p.m. e44 Worship Service; Holy Saturday, March 30, 5:30 p.m. Worship Service; Easter: Sunday, March 31, 6:00 a.m. Sunrise Service with Communion, 7:00 a.m. Easter Breakfast, 7:30, 8:45, 10:00, and 11:15 a.m. Easter Celebration Services. 1002 S. 48th St., Phoenix 85044.  480-893-2579, www.mvLutheran.org

 

Harvest Bible Chapel—Good Friday: March 29, 7:00 p.m. Service; Easter: Sunday, March 31, 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.  101 E. Comstock Dr., Chandler 85225.  480-491-6614, HarvestChandler.org

 

Gethsemane Lutheran Church—Maundy Thursday: March 28, 7:00 p.m. with Communion; Good Friday: March 29, noon and 7:00 p.m. Tenebrae Service, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Prayer Vigil in the Sanctuary; Easter: Sunday, March 31, 6:00 a.m., Sunrise Service in the Garden, 8:00 a.m. Traditional Service in the sanctuary, 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. Blended Services in the gym.  1035 E. Guadalupe Rd., Tempe 85283. 480-839-0906, www.glstempe.com

 

King of Glory Lutheran Church—Palm Sunday: March 24, 8:00 a.m. Service, 9:15 and 10:45 a.m., The Jerusalem Journey, all children meet in the narthex, receive a palm branch, process into the sanctuary together, special activities in class; Maundy Thursday: March 28, 7:00 p.m. Communion, children in Welcome to the Lord’s Table Class receive their first Communion with their families, reception following; Good Friday: March 29, 7:00 p.m. Tenebrae Service, choir joined by a string quartet and oboe, music enhanced with narrators and visual slide presentation; Easter: Sunday, March 31, 6:00 a.m. Sunrise Communion outdoors on the plaza, 8:00, 9:15, and 10:45 a.m. Festival Services, nursery at 9:15 and 10:45 a.m., no breakfast served, no classes. 2085 E. Southern Ave., Tempe 85282. 480-838-0477, www.kogaz.org

 

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic—Holy Thursday: March 28, 7:00 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper; Good Friday: March 29, 3:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross, 7:00 p.m. Passion of the Lord; Holy Saturday: March 30, 7:00 p.m. Easter Vigil; Easter: Sunday, March 31, 7:00, 9:00, 11:00 a.m. Masses, please note no 5:00 p.m. Mass.  2121 S. Rural Rd., Tempe 85282. 480-967-8791, olmctempe.com

 

Dayspring United Methodist Church—Maundy Thursday: March 28, 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Labyrinth available in Fellowship Hall, 7:00 p.m. Service of the Holy Communion; Good Friday: March 29, 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Labyrinth available in Fellowship Hall, 7:00 p.m. Tenebrae Service; Easter Sunday: March 31, 6:00 a.m. Sunrise Service led by Dayspring Youth Ministry, Music by Esperanza, 6:45-8:00 a.m. Easter Breakfast, Rev. Jane Tews preaching at 7:45, 9:00, 10:30 a.m., 7:45 a.m. Service of Celebration with Music by The Celebration Singers & Esperanza, 9:00 and 10:30 a.m. Festival Worship Services with Music by the Dayspring Chorale & Brass.  1365 E. Elliot Rd., Tempe 85284.  480-838-1446, www.dayspring-umc.org

 

Valley Unitarian Universalist Congregation—Maundy Thursday: March 28, 7:00 p.m. Service; Saturday Service: March 30, 4:30 p.m. followed by Pancake Supper, $5 in advance at www.vuu.org or $7 at the door; Easter Sunday: March 31, 8:30 a.m. Pancake breakfast, $5 in advance or $7 at the door followed by 10:30 a.m. Easter Service. 6400 W. Del Rio St., Chandler 85226. 480-899-4249, www.vuu.org

 

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints— “Jesus the Christ: Community Easter Celebration” Easter pageant. For all religions, ages, and cultures. March 20, 21, 26-30, all performances at 8:00 p.m. Spanish performances, March 22 and 23. ASL performances, March 20-23.  North lawn of Mesa, Arizona temple visitors’ center, 525 E. Main Street, Mesa. Free admission, no donations accepted, no tickets required.  www.easterpageant.org

Easter Services: Sunday, March 31

Corona chapel, 1111 E. Knox Rd., Tempe 85284. 9:00 a.m. Corona 2nd Ward, 11:00 a.m. Corona 1st Ward, 1:00 p.m. Twelve Oaks 3rd Ward

Twelve Oaks chapel, 10 South Twelve Oaks, Chandler 85226. 9:00 a.m. Twelve Oaks 2nd Ward, 11:30 a.m. Twelve Oaks 1st Ward

Grove Parkway chapel, 1050 W. Grove Parkway, Tempe 85283. 9:00 a.m. Ahwatukee 1st Ward, 11:00 a.m. Tempe 10th Ward, 1:00 p.m. Kyrene Ward

Lakeshore chapel, 6001 S. Lakeshore Dr., Tempe 85283.  9:00 a.m. Lakeshore Ward, 11:00 a.m. South Mountain Young Single Adults Ward (ages 18-30).

 

St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Faith Community—Wed., March 27, 7:00 p.m. Tenebrae Service; Holy Thursday: March 28, 7:00 p.m. Service; Good Friday: March 29, 7:00 p.m. Service; Holy Saturday: March 30, 7:00 p.m. Easter Vigil; Easter Sunday: March 31, 7:00 a.m. Tent Service, 9:00 a.m. Church & Tent Service, 11:00 a.m. Church & Tent Service. 3450 W. Ray Rd., Chandler 85226. 480-899-1990, www.standrew-cfc.org

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