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Two Lutheran Churches Join For Easter Sunrise Service


The congregations of Peace Lutheran Church and Good Shepherd Lutheran Church will join together for an Easter sunrise service Sunday at 6:30 a.m.

The service will be in the Saltese Cemetery, 1-1/2 miles east of Sullivan Road on Saltese Road.

Peace Lutheran, 4124 N. Harvard Road, will host an Easter egg hunt for children today at 1 p.m. The congregation will hold its own Easter service at 9:30 a.m. Sunday.

Good Shepherd Lutheran, 810 S. Sullivan Road, will hold its services at 8:30 and 11 a.m.

Breakfast will be served by church youth between the morning services. A donation of $5 per adult, $3 per child under the age of five, or $15 per family is requested.

Opportunity for potluck

Opportunity Christian Church, 708 N. Pines Road, will hold a potluck breakfast at 9 a.m. on Easter Sunday, to be followed by the 11 a.m. worship service. After the service, children in preschool through the sixth grade are invited to participate in an Easter egg hunt. Prizes will be awarded for each five eggs found.

Breakfast follows service

The Veradale United Church of Christ, 611 N. Progress Road, will host a service Sunday at 7:30 a.m. The service will be followed at 8:15 a.m. by a breakfast of French toast and sausage. The breakfast is free, but donations will be accepted. A special intergenerational Easter service will be at 10:30 a.m.

Easter celebration at high school

Opportunity Free Methodist Church is holding its Easter celebration at Central Valley High School, 821 S. Sullivan Road. The celebration starts with a sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. The main worship service will begin at 10 a.m. An Easter egg hunt will follow at 11:30 a.m., also at the school.

Church choir will sing

Pasadena Park Church of the Nazarene, 8822 E. Upriver Drive, is hosting an Easter service at 7:30 a.m. Sunday. A free breakfast will be served at 8:15 a.m. Donations will be accepted to cover the cost of the meal. A traditional worship service will begin at 10:50 a.m.


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