Here is list of the special Easter services in the Duneland community, as
announced by local churches.
Augsburg Lutheran Church, 100 N. Mineral Springs Road, Porter will hold a
Liturgy of Good Friday today at 7 p.m. On Saturday, there will be an Easter
Vigil at 8 p.m.
Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 2050W CR 1100N, Chesterton, will hold a Good
Friday worship at 7 p.m. and an Easter Vigil at 7 p.m. on Holy Saturday. On
Easter Sunday, worship will be at 6:30 a.m., 8 a.m., and 10:30 a.m., with an
Easter Breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. and an Easter Egg Hunt at 9:45 a.m.
Chesterton United Methodist Church, Porter Avenue and Second Street, will
have a drama presentation by youth at 7 p.m. today titled “The Seven Last
Words of Jesus.” On Easter Sunday, worship celebrations are at 8:15, 9:30
and 10:45 a.m. The first and third services will include an Easter Cantata,
“At the Ninth Hour,” presented by the Chancel Choir. At 9:30 a.m., Pastor
Cathy Allison will be preaching “Expect the Unexpected.”
Faith Memorial Lutheran, 753 N. Ind. 49, will hold The Way of the Cross at 7
p.m. On Saturday, Holy Communion is at 7 p.m.
First Christian Church, 1110 W. Porter Ave., will hold a Community Sunrise
Service at 6:29 a.m. at Coffee Creek Pavilion on C.R. 1050N. Regular
services will also be held at the church at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. with a
free breakfast at 9:15 a.m.
First United Methodist, Second St. and Porter Ave., will have an Easter
Continental Breakfast on Sunday from 9 to 11 a.m., along with its regular
worship services, with Blended Worship at 8:15 a.m., Contemporary Worship at
9:30 a.m. and Traditional Worship at 10:45 a.m.
New Life Wesleyan Church, 75E 1100N, will hold an “Amazing Love Easter
Pageant,” today at 6:30 p.m. at the church.
Porter United Methodist Church, 100 E. Beam St., will host an Easter Morning
Sunrise Celebration on Sunday in Porter’s Hawthorne Park at 6:30 a.m. at the
park’s gazebo. A Sunrise Breakfast will be served at 7:30 a.m. in the church
Fellowship Hall. Sunday School for adults and children meets at 9 a.m.
Sunday church service begins at 10:15 a.m.
St. Francis Episcopal Church, 237 E. 1200 N., will hold Stations of the
Cross at 7 p.m. today. On Holy Saturday, an Easter Vigil with Holy Baptism
and Eucharist will be offered at 7:30 p.m. On Easter Sunday, Holy Eucharist
is at 10:30 a.m., with an Easter Egg hunt and coffee hour following the
St. Andrews By the Lake, U.S. 12 and Moore Road, Michigan City will hold
confessions from 10 a.m. to noon on Holy Saturday. On Easter Sunday, Holy
Eucharist is 8:30 a.m., with an Easter Egg hunt and coffee hour following
Westville United Methodist Church will have Easter services at 7 and 10:30
a.m. The early service will be informal and family friendly and will be
followed by an Easter breakfast in the Family Life Center. At 9 a.m., there
will be an Easter egg hunt, with Sunday School following at 9:30 a.m. The
10:30 a.m. service will have a full choir.
Also see the Church Pages in today’s Chesterton Tribune.