Easter & Holy Week
Easter is right around the corner and we want to extend an invitation to join us for a full week of reflection. Starting with Holy Week services and ending with a celebration on Easter Sunday, we have many great events to attend. Below, you will find a complete list of all activities.
Memorial & Honorarium Easter Lilies
On Easter Sunday, Easter lilies will adorn Central's Sanctuary and Great Hall, and Genesis Sanctuary. If you would like to purchase lilies in honor or memory of someone, contact Susan Meek in the church office, 479-442-4237, or click below. The cost for lilies is $12.50 and the deadline to purchase is April 15.
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Palm Sunday: John Rutter's Requiem
Sunday, April 14 | 8:30 & 10:45 a.m. Classic services
As we enter Holy Week, focus your heart and mind by hearing this beautiful and reflective work. Central’s Chancel Choir, along with chamber orchestra, presents Requiem. Rutter’s Requiem is a musical setting of parts of the Latin Requiem mass, with added psalms and biblical verses in English.
Holy Week Services at Genesis
Monday, April 15 - Friday, April 19
12:05 p.m. | Genesis Sanctuary
Services will take place at 12:05 p.m. each day in the Genesis Sanctuary with a light lunch following at 12:35 p.m. in Fellowship Hall. Each day a different pastor from Central will be sharing a special Holy Week message.
Good Friday: Night of Worship
Friday, April 19 | 7 p.m. | CAC
Join us on Good Friday for a spirit-filled time of praise and prayer as Central’s Worship Band leads us in a night of worship! We'll talk about why we celebrate Good Friday, as well as look at the implications of the 7 Last Words of Christ from the cross and what they mean for us now.
Trent Trumbo M&N Augustine Easter Feed
Saturday, April 20 | 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Central is hosting the M&N Augustine Foundation's 24th annual Trent Trumbo Memorial Easter Feed on Saturday, April 20. This event is for the elderly, needy, lonely, unemployed, homeless, or anyone who wants to share a meal in fellowship. Volunteers are needed for many different jobs, including preparing Easter baskets for kids and seniors, baking hams, turkeys, or desserts, serving during the meal, delivering meals to neighborhoods, or helping with the clean-up. For more info, please contact Glenn Miller at 479-799-7797 or .
Easter Sunday Services
Sunday, April 21
Classic Services: 8:30, 9:30 & 10:45 a.m. in Central's Sanctuary
Contemporary Services: 9:30 & 10:45 a.m. in Central's Great Hall
Genesis Services: 9 & 10:45 a.m. at Genesis Campus, 205 MLK Blvd.
There will be no Sunday School on Easter Sunday
Childcare will be available Birth to Pre-K