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Holy Week at First Church

Stations of the Cross & Labyrinth
April 15 – 17  |  11:00am – 12:30pm & 5:00 – 6:30pm  |  Wesley Abbey
The congregation and community are invited to use this opportunity to focus their hearts and minds on the significance of Holy Week, as we all prepare ourselves for the coming Easter Sunday.

Lenten Concert  //  “Journey to the Cross”
April 16  |  7:00pm  |  Main Sanctuary
Come enjoy this special Lenten Concert featuring Libby K. Hargrave, Mitzi Holt, Jennifer Taylor, Sam Waite, Ty LoVette, Heidi Branch, Rick Branch, Laura Young, and special guest Alex Beyer.

Seder Meal
April 18  |  5:30pm  |  The Wright Place
RSVP by Monday, April 15
This Christian adaption of the traditional Jewish Seder Meal consists of dinner and worship where we commemorate two great feasts in the history of human kind; The Passover and The Last Supper.  Reservations are required. Register online, call the office at 850-432-1434, or email Denise Van Atta at by April 15 to make your reservation.

Click HERE to register online.

Holy Thursday Service
April 18  |  7:00pm  |  Main Sanctuary
Holy Thursday commemorates the last supper of Jesus with his disciples and his later betrayal. After a sermon we will celebrate Holy Communion and conclude the service with the stripping of the chancel and altar.

Good Friday Tenebrae Service
April 19  |  7:00pm  |  Main Sanctuary
Tenebrae is a service of darkness commemorating the crucifixion. This service includes readings from the passion narrative while candles are extinguished. The service concludes with the sanctuary in complete darkness.