Finding a place to celebrate Easter


Sunday is Easter, the day of the year when Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Churches in town have set times for celebration, including the following:

  • Calvary Baptist plans an 8 a.m. worship; 9 a.m. Easter egg hunt for ages pre-school to sixth grade and free public breakfast; 9:30 a.m. Sunday school; and 10:45 a.m. worship.
  • First Baptist Church has an 8 a.m. Sunday service; 9 a.m. buffet breakfast for the public; and a 10:30 a.m. Easter service. Both services will have the same sermon and music.
  • First Christian Church will have a 10 a.m. Easter service at Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finely Lane.
  • St. Mark's Episcopal Church and Lutheran Church of Grace, 657 Green St., has a Good Friday worship service at 7 p.m. Friday.

• First Congregational Church is having a joint service with Faith Lutheran and St. Mark's Episcopal at 7 a.m. at the Sandrock nursing home, Sandrock Ridge Care & Rehab, 943 W. Eighth Drive. The facility also has an Easter dinner at noon, followed by an Easter egg hunt for children ages 1 to 12. The public is invited. Call 826-4100.

  • First Congregational also will have a free breakfast potluck at 8 a.m., and an Easter themed worship service at 10 a.m., with an Easter egg hunt to follow.
  • St. Mark's Episcopal Church and Lutheran Church of Grace, 657 Green St., will have an Easter potluck brunch. Call 824-3470.
  • Faith Lutheran Church has a Good Friday Service at 7 p.m. at its 580 Green St. location. At 7 a.m. Sunday is a sunrise service; free breakfast is at 8:30 a.m.; and an Easter service is at 10 a.m.
  • Friendship United Church has a 7 a.m. Sunday sunrise service at 1509 Oak St. with a free breakfast to follow. Easter worship is at 9 a.m. at 657 Green St., with an Easter egg hunt to follow.
  • The public is invited to a 6:30 a.m. Easter sunrise service on the back patio of The Haven, 300 S. Shelton Lane, Hayden. Call Hayden Congregational United Church of Christ at 276-3510.
  • The youth of Hayden Congregational United Church of Christ serve Easter breakfast at 7 a.m. at the church, 202 E. Jefferson Ave., Hayden. Donations are appreciated. Call 276-3510 or 276-4945.
  • New Creation Church celebrates Easter Sunday with a Communion Service and children's ministry event at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at its 1111 W. Victory Way, Suite 101, location in the Centennial Mall.

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