Sunday, February 24, 2019

Lent, Holy Week and Easter at UALC

Join us this season as we prepare our hearts and minds for the resurrection of our Lord, Jesus Christ.

Ash Wednesday, March 6

As a symbol of loss and repentance, the sign of the cross is made on our foreheads with ashes to remind us that we come from dust and will return to dust.
Lytham Road Services:
     6:30 am  Spoken Service with Communion
     12:00 pm  Traditional with Communion
     6:00 pm  Family-Friendly Service with Communion (nursery avail.)
     7:30 pm  Traditional with Communion
Mill Run Services:
     11:00 am-1:00 pm  Ashes to Go (outside of building)
     7:30 pm  Family-Friendly Service with Communion

Lenten Midweek Meditation Services

Come worship, reflect, pray, meditate and receive Holy Communion. Bring your Lenten Meditation Journal for your use as you listen to the Holy Spirit in this time of stillness with the Lord.
Lytham Road Services on Thursdays, March 14-April 11
   12:00 pm  Service with Communion (light lunch following)
Mill Run Services on Wednesdays, March 13-April 10
   6:30 pm  Service with Communion (nursery avail.)

Tetélestai Performances

Come experience the powerful musical drama performed by our high school youth. In Greek, Tetélestai means “It is finished.” The show vividly portrays the betrayal, trial, crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Tickets will be available.
     Friday, April 12, 7:30 pm at Lytham Road
     Saturday, April 13, 7:30 pm at Lytham Road
     Sunday, April 14, 2:30 pm at Lytham Road

Holy Week and Easter:

Maundy Thursday, April 18

Maundy Thursday is a commemoration of Jesus' last night before His crucifixion, which He spent eating with His disciples, teaching them and praying.
    12:00 pm   Service with Communion at Lytham Road
     7:30 pm   Service with Communion at Mill Run

Good Friday, April 19

Lytham Road Services:
     12:00-3:00 pm  Tré Ore Service* (Come when you can, leave when you must)
     7:30 pm  Service of Darkness
*Tré Ore, translated "three hours," represents the hours that Jesus hung from the cross before He died. It will be three hours of preaching, singing, praying and meditating on the last seven phrases Jesus uttered from the cross. You can come anytime during the three hours and stay as long as you'd like.
Mill Run Services:
     6:00 pm  Family Shadow Service (nursery avail.)

Easter Sunday, April 21

Celebrate the resurrection of our Lord and Savior!
Lytham Road

  9:00 am  Traditional with Communion*
  10:30 am  Celebration with Communion*
  10:30 am  Xalt with Communion*
Mill Run

  6:30 am  Sunrise Service at Columbarium with Communion
  9:00 am  Sanctuary*
  9:00 am  Xalt*
10:30 am  Sanctuary with Communion*
10:30 am  Xalt with Communion*
  *nursery available
Celebration, Sanctuary and Family Worship

Sanctuary or Celebration Worship

Led by a praise team with some liturgical elements. Listening assist devices at Mill Run, Lytham Road.


Traditional Worship

Traditional Worship

Hymns and liturgy with organ and choir accompaniment.


Xalt Worship

Xalt Worship at Mill Run or Lytham Road

Bring your coffee... an alternative worship experience with a band and lots of singing.