Lent at Winter Park Presbyterian Church

Photo of the Boardwalk on a trail at Fort Fisher State Recreation Area

How are you beginning your Lenten journey?

Dear Friends, today, Ash Wednesday begins the season of Lent.  Lenten devotionals are available at the church for you.  As you begin your Lenten journey, know you are welcome to participate in everything listed below.

Wednesday, February 22nd:    Presbyterian Women’s Sewing and Mission Day – 10am to 1pm in Chadbourn.

Wednesday, February 22nd:   Drive Through Ash Wednesday Worship in the WPPC Parking lot from 11:30am to 1pm – Led by Rachel.

Wednesday, February 22nd:   Ash Wednesday Dinner and Worship Service at CAPE FEAR PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH.  Dinner at 6pm.  Worship at 6:45pm.

Sunday, February 26th:   10am Worship – First Sunday of Lent / Boy Scout Sunday

Tuesday, February 28th:  (And continuing on Tuesdays in March) Bible Study in Word and Song of the Psalms – Led by John S. and Emile.  9:30am to 10:30am.   We will study how the Psalms invite us to praise God, give thanks to God, lift up lamentations, offer supplications, and share teaching of what God has done.  Each week we will both read Psalms and sing Psalms.  Come join in this journey through the Psalms.

Wednesday, March 1st: (And continuing each Wednesday in March)  1pm Mid-Day Lenten Prayer Service.   Come and worship God and join together in prayer in this half-hour prayer service.

Sunday, March 5th:   2nd Sunday in Lent and Girl Scout Sunday

Thursday, March 9th:   Young at Hearts Luncheon at 11:30am – Our special guest will be the director of Operation Pretty Things.

Sunday, March 12th:   8am-9am Breakfast in Chadbourn Hall,  3rd Sunday of Lent

Friday, March 24th:   Wilmington Area Rebuilding Ministry volunteer day.   We need a team of construction helpers, runners, cheerleaders, photographers, and snack heroes with lots of prayer support.   Even if you don’t know much about construction, there are jobs for all skill levels.  Please sign up in the church office.

Saturday, March 25th:   Presbyterian Women’s Retreat in Chadbourn Hall from 9:30am to 1pm

Sunday, April 2nd:   10am Palm Sunday Worship

Sunday, April 2nd:   4-6pm Ham Fellowship Dinner with Palm Sunday Activities and Study

Wednesday, April 5th:   1pm Simple Prayer

Thursday, April 6th:    6pm Foot-washing Prayer Service in the Andrew Howell Room

Thursday, April 6th:  7pm Maundy Thursday Communion Service in the Sanctuary

Friday, April 7th:   11am Good Friday Service of Readings and Hymns

Sunday, April 2nd:  10am Easter Day Worship

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