easter 2021


Maundy Thursday
Holy Communion service (available online from 9am) https://youtu.be/Wk-W9w-8Y4o   We remind ourselves of Jesus' Last Supper with his friends, and of the wonderful gift of Himself and His example of sacrificial service to us (around 35 minutes). (You may like to have some food and drink beside you since this was also the Passover meal).
 
Private prayer in the church building round the Garden of Gethsemane and other stations 4.30pm – 6.30pm
 
Easter Prayer Trail    available from after 4pm Maundy Thursday in the Church Garden (next to main car park). A trail between stations where you can reflect and pray. 
 
Good Friday
From 9am ‘At the cross’ online  A service of readings from St. Mark’s gospel, hymns, short reflections and times of silence (round 40 minutes) https://youtu.be/uvpk62UpUMI
 
11.00am – 11.30am Service on the piazza Suitable for all ages as we re-tell the Good Friday story.  No need to book.
 
2pm Hot Cross Bun Bake-along on zoom, so please see church notices from last week how to book in
 
Easter Day
8.30am Holy Communion in church and live streamed https://youtu.be/DZo9jnBQi7E
We are in the church building (though we’ll go out onto the Piazza to sing at the end!) Pre-book please 01803 311488.
If you join in online, you will need to download the service sheet which is attached to this email.  The words will also be in the description below the video in YouTube.
https://mcusercontent.com/c970158e6b444fb7c0367e473/files/511dfd7f-3263-4d68-8351-752c6c292407/Easter_Day_Service_sheet_2021_8.30am_service_.pdf
 
9.30am Breakfastzone online   Informal worship and teaching for all ages on this day of celebration
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbazDAagTgrQFpxH39BND01XR6TXDlQb3 
 
11.00am Easter Service with Holy Communion available. 
Outside on the piazza.  Please wear a mask – but we are now allowed to sing!  No need to book. 
 
Colours of Easter
In addition to the services above, Lena has also published 5 Godly Play style reflections called ‘Colours of Easter’, each between 10 and 15 minutes long.
Palm Sunday https://youtu.be/2O2ILvP3HxE
Holy Monday https://youtu.be/ssRstViMY4c
Maundy Thursday https://youtu.be/YqF-OlNeTuM
Good Friday https://youtu.be/tlJarxE9IH4
Easter Sunday https://youtu.be/WqV1HSM5Fs4