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Duneland churches offer special services this week

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Duneland area churches are announcing special services tonight through Easter Sunday. The following churches have reported Easter services to the Tribune:

Liberty Bible Church

824 N. Calumet Ave.

Old Ind. 49, North of U.S. 6

Liberty Bible Church is celebrating the risen Christ offering both Good Friday and Easter Sunday worship at its Chesterton campus at 824 N. Calumet Ave., located just north of US Highway 6.

Good Friday worship: Friday, March 30 at 6pm (childcare provided: ages 0-5) and 8pm

Easter Sunday, April 1: 8am, 9:30am and 11am (childcare for ages 0-5 provided all morning)

Liberty Bible Church LaPorte, located just north of State Road 2 at 608 Colfax Ave., will celebrate Good Friday at 6:30pm and Easter Sunday at 10am with childcare. At Liberty Bible Church Valparaiso, located just south of U.S. 30 at 1155 S. Sturdy Rd., Easter worship will begin at 10am. Childcare provided.

St. Francis’ Episcopal Church

237 E. 1200 N. (Porter Ave.)

One mile east of Ind. 49

Good Friday Liturgy: Friday, April 14, Noon and 6 p.m.; Join us for the traditional Good Friday liturgy including the procession of the Cross and communion.

Easter Vigil and Paschal Candle Lighting: Saturday, 7 p.m.; In this the first celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus, we’ll light the paschal candle and hear anew the story of salvation.

Easter Sunday: 10 a.m.; The biggest feast of the year!

First Presbyterian Church

3401 N. Valparaiso Street


Please join us on Thursday, March 29, at 6:30 p.m. for a Maundy Thursday Communion Service; and Friday, March 30, at 12 p.m. for Good Friday Service. All are welcome!

Augsburg Church

100 N. Mineral Springs Rd., Porter

(Corner of Beam Street

& Mineral Springs Road)

Holy Week Schedule

Holy Thursday: Mass of the Lord’s Supper: 6:30 p.m.

Good Friday: The Liturgy Of Good Friday: 6:30 p.m.

Holy Saturday: The Easter Vigil: 7:30 p.m.

Day of the Resurrection (Easter Sunday): Eucharist 8 and 10:30 a.m.

Faith Lutheran

754 N. Calumet Ave.,1/2-mile south of U.S. 6

Thursday: Maundy Thursday: 7:00 pm Holy Communion

Friday, Good Friday: 3:00 pm Liturgy of the Cross; 7:00 pm Tenebrae

Saturday: 9 a.m., Choir Rehearsal (tentative)

Sunday, April 1, The Resurrection of Our Lord: 8:00 am Holy Communion; 9:30 am Easter Breakfast/Sunday School Easter Egg Hunt; 10:45 am Holy Communion

Chesterton United

Methodist Church

2nd Street and Porter Ave.

Thursday: 7:00 p.m. Maundy Thursday

Friday: 12:00 p.m. Good Friday Tenebrae Service (Sanctuary); 7:00 p.m. Good Friday Youth-led Service (Sanctuary)

Sunday, April 1, 2018: 8:15 a.m. Sanctuary Worship; 9:30 a.m. Casual Worship; 9:30 a.m. Adult Sunday School; 10:45 a.m. Sanctuary Worship; 10:45 a.m. Youth Sunday School (MAC)

Porter United Methodist Church

100 E. Beam Street, Porter

Thursday, 29 6:00 p.m., Maundy Thursday dinner & communion service

Sunday, April 1: Duneland Community Easter Sunrise Service: Everyone is invited to join members of Porter United Methodist Church at the Hawthorne Park Gazebo, located at 500 Ackerman Drive in Porter, for the Duneland Community Easter Sunrise Celebration & Worship Service at 7 a.m. on Easter morning, April 1st. This gathering will be a celebration which includes the singing of traditional Easter hymns as well as contemporary songs and a homily given by Pastor Dee Miller from Porter United Methodist Church. Holy Communion will be offered to those who wish to partake. In the past, the weather has been chilly, so please dress accordingly. In addition, there is no seating available in or around the gazebo, so folding chairs are encouraged for those who do not wish to stand during the service. As a courtesy to the Porter Park Department, we ask that you do not park on the lawn. Immediately following the service, everyone is invited to return to the fellowship hall of Porter UMC, 100 E. Beam Street & Wagner Road, for a community breakfast. We hope you will be able to share in this celebration of the resurrection of Christ.

Westville Methodist Church

154 W. Main St.

Westville, IN 46391

Friday, Fish Fry, 4:00p.m. to 7:00p.m.

Sunday, April 1: Son Rise Easter Service 7:00 a.m.; Easter Breakfast (FLC) 8:00 a.m.; Sunday School for all ages 9:00 a.m.; Easter Worship Service 10:15 a.m.



Posted 3/29/2018




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