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Local Churches plan Good Friday and Easter services

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Duneland area churches have announced special services for Good Friday and Easter. If your church is not listed check the regular church listings in Friday’s Chesterton Tribune.

CrossPointe Christian Church

114 E. U.S. 6, in Liberty Township, (219) 464-3350

Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19 from 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Worship services: Sundays 8 a.m. (Traditional) and 10:30 a.m. (Contemporary)

Liberty Bible Church

824 N. Calumet Ave.,

Liberty Township,


Good Friday Service: 6 p.m., (child care provided), 6 and 8 p.m.

Easter Sunday services: 7:45, 9, 10:15, 11:30 a.m.; Sacred Ground 10:15 and 11:30 a.m.

New Life Wesleyan Church

75 E. 1100N, Chesterton, 926-8119

Good Friday Service at 6:30 p.m. - a time of reflection and communion

Saturday: Easter Egg-stravaganza, 9-11 a.m.

Easter Celebration Sunday morning at 10:30 a.m., children’s ministry and nursery are offered during worship time.

St. Patrick Church

638 N. Calumet Road

Father James Meade


Sunday, mass at 5:45 a.m., 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., noon and 7 p.m.

Fridays, Table of Plenty free home-cooked dinner from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Chapel Hall.

Saturday, mass at 4 p.m., and 5:30 p.m.

Augsburg Lutheran

100 N. Mineral Springs Rd., Porter

Good Friday: 6:30 p.m. Eucharist

Saturday: Easter Vigil, 8 p.m. Eucharist

Easter Sunday: 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sunday Eucharist, 9:15 a.m. - Easter Brunch Potluck 9-10:30 a.m., - Easter Egg Hunt, 9:45 a.m.

Bethlehem Lutheran Church

2050 W, 1100N, Chesterton

Good Friday: Worship 7 p.m.

Easter Sunday: (all Easter Worship services will be indoors this year.), Traditional Sunrise Easter Service 6:30 a.m.; Traditional Easter Service - 8:30 a.m.; Contemporary Worship - 11 a.m.; Easter Breakfast - 7 a.m. to 10:15a.m.; Easter Egg Hunt - 9:45 a.m.

For more information please call the church office - 926-5596, office hours are 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Faith Memorial

Lutheran Church

753 N. Calumet Ave., 1/2-mile south of U.S. 6, 462-7684

Easter Sunday: The Resurrection of Our Lord, 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Holy Communion; Easter Breakfast to be held between the services.

Porter United Methodist Church

100 E. Beam St., Porter, 926-1586

Easter Sunrise Celebration, Porter’s Hawthorne Park, 7 a.m., park gazebo, Franklin St. and Waverly Rd.

Sunrise Breakfast will be served in the church Fellowship Hall following the service. Worship service, 10:15 a.m., church sanctuary.

Chesterton United Methodist

2nd Street and Porter Ave, Chesterton, 926-1478

Good Friday: 9:30 a.m. Companions in Christ (SC); 7 a.m. Good Friday Service

Easter Sunday: 7:30--10:45 a.m. Easter Continental Breakfast (TRH); 8:15-9:15 a.m. Blended Worship; 9:30-10:30 a.m. Contemporary Worship; 9:30-10:30 a.m. Sunday School for all ages; 10:45-11:45 a.m. Traditional Worship; 10:45 a.m. Actions Together (309)

Road To Life Church

Easter Sunday: Services, 8:30, 10 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. at Chesterton Middle School. Kids get ready for an amazing time, interactive teaching, worship, huge inflatables, games. For more info call 219-728-6290.

St. Francis’ Episcopal Church

237 E. 1200 N. (Porter Ave.) One mile east of Ind. 49. Call 926-3497.

Good Friday Liturgy: Friday, April 18, noon; liturgy includes the procession of the Cross and communion.

Easter Sunday: Sunday, April 20, 11:15 a.m.; Activities for all ages beginning at 11:15 a.m.

St. Elizabeth Orthodox

545 W. Indiana Ave., Chesterton

Holy Friday, April 18, 2 p.m., Vespers; 7 p.m., Matins of Holy Saturday

Saturday, Vesperal Divine Liturgy,10 a.m.

Saturday night and Sunday,11:30 p.m. begins Nocturns then Matins into the early hours of Sunday. At the conclusion of the service Father blesses the baskets of the faithful and they come together to break the fast and share food together on this Holiest of Holy Days.

Easter Sunday, 1 p.m., Vespers of Pascha



Posted 4/17/2014