Central UMC Holy Week services
Central United Methodist Church plans the following Holy Week services:
• Lenten mid-week service on Wednesday, March 28, at 12:30 p.m. in the sanctuary. The guest preacher will be Rev. Larry Hays, retired UMC pastor.
• Maundy Thursday: On March 29, Central will observe the first of three days of solemn remembrance of the events leading up to and immediately following the crucifixion of Jesus. The service will begin at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary, and will include Holy Communion, footwashing, and a Tenebrae service of darkness.
• A Good Friday service will be held on March 30, beginning at noon in the sanctuary. The service will be led by Pastor Mary Finklea, who was pastor at Cross & Crown Lutheran Church in Florence for 12 years.
• Easter: Central will celebrate the resurrection of our Savior on Sunday, April 1, with traditional services at 9 and 11:15 a.m. in the sanctuary and a casual worship service at 9 a.m. in The Well.