Our Easter prayer

O God, you gave your only Son to suffer death on the cross for our redemption, and by his glorious resurrection you delivered us from the power of death. Make us die every day to sin, that we may live with him forever in the joy of the resurrection, through your Son, Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

A blessed Holy Week to all

God’s richest blessings to everyone in this very sacred time. Here is a schedule of our Holy Week services at Messiah. Please join us.

Maundy Thursday, March 24, 7:00 p.m.
Our worship with Holy Communion will focus on the last supper Jesus shared with his disciples and his command to them that they love one another as he has loved them.

Good Friday, March 25, 7:00 p.m.
In this beautiful, solemn service we remember our savior Jesus’ crucifixion and death, and his final works and words.

Easter Sunday, March 27
Sunrise Service, 7:00 a.m. – We greet the risen Lord and worship, with Holy Communion.
Potluck Easter Breakfast, 8:30 a.m., (You need not bring a dish; there is plenty to share).
Easter Egg Hunt for the Young Ones, 9:30 a.m.
Festival Worship with Holy Communion, 10:30 a.m.


Everlasting God, in your endless love for the human race
you sent our Lord Jesus Christ to take on our nature
and to suffer death on the cross.
In your mercy enable us to share in his obedience to your will
and in the glorious victory of his resurrection,
who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and forever. Amen