News and Events for the Week of March 18, 2018

This Week’s News and Notes

—HOLY WEEK SERVICES: Our service times are as follows:

Maundy Thursday (March 29): 7PM
Good Friday (March 30): 12PM & 7PM
Easter Sunday (April 1): 7:15AM, 9AM & 11:15AM

—OUR CHURCH DIRECTORY IS ON THE WAY! Lifetouch will join us April 25-28 and May 11-12 to take portraits of our families. All participating families will receive a complimentary 8×10 photo, along with a printed and mobile directory. Weekday timeslots are from 2-9PM, and weekend timeslots are from 10AM-5PM. Visit epres.org/directory to sign up today!

—EASTER LILLIES: We are accepting dedications for Easter lilies to be placed in the Sanctuary and Great Hall. Please fill out an envelope, in the pew rack or on the guest table with your dedication and drop off at the main office. Lillies are $8. The deadline for submissions is this Friday March 23, 2018.

— 2018 VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL – REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Welcome to Shipwrecked, the VBS where kids learn that Jesus rescues! Your child will have an amazing adventure that will help them deepen their faith by discovering that Jesus cares about them personally and rescues in life’s toughest circumstances. Kids adventure will be June 18-22 from 9:00AM to 12PM. Sign your child up here!

— EASTMINSTER’S ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT will happen on Palm Sunday, March 25, following the 11:15AM service. If you attend the 9AM service, please arrive at the church by 12:15PM so we can promptly begin at 12:30PM. In order to help all the children collect eggs at their own pace, Three year olds and Pre-K children will search on the toddler playground, grades K – 2nd on the larger playground, and our youngest members two and under will search with mom and dad’s assistance on the grassy area outside the playground. Once the eggs are found, children may turn them in for a gift bag filled with Easter treats. It promises to be a fun way to celebrate the coming of our Lord!

—THE PRESCHOOL SPAGHETTI DINNER and Auction Fundraiser will take place this week during Wednesday Night Dinner, March 21, 2018. Tickets are $8 or $20 for a family of four or more. For more information, contact Dawn Milazzo, (dawn.milazzo@epres.org).

— YOUR EASTMINSTER BASEBALL TEAM’S SEASON HAS STARTED! Led by Robert Chesser, Eastminister’s baseball team has games most Fridays at 8PM now through May. Come out and cheer your team to victory! See the full list of game dates on our church calendar.

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