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Philadelphia, PA 19144

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Sundays 10:00-11:00am


Holy Week Services and Events at First Church

Posted on 08 Apr 2019. By

FPCG invites you to join us for Holy Week!

Sunday April 14th, 2019 at 10:00am

Palm Sunday Worship Service

Including festive music performed by the Chancel Choir, Children’s Choir and Handbell Choir !

followed by:

Pancake Brunch!! All are welcome!

Thursday, April 18th, 2019 at 6:30pm

Maundy Thursday Soup Supper and Worship

Featuring a simple soup supper and worship, commemorating Christ’s Last Supper.

Friday, April 19th, 2019 at 7:00pm

Good Friday

A meditative Taize Tenebrae worship service sharing the story of Christ’s Passion.

Saturday, April 20th, 2019 at 11:00am-2:00pm

Annual Easter Festival for All Ages

A fun-filled time for children and adults with activities featuring

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Egg dyeing
  • Sidewalk chalking,
  • Complimentary lunch
  • Interactive walk through the Easter story and…
  • Our annual Easter Egg Hunt!!!

Sunday, April 21th, 2019 at 10:00am  (music starts at 9:45am)

Easter Sunday Worship Service

A joyous worship service celebrating Christ’s Resurrection!

The Chancel Choir will offer Vaughan Williams’s O Clap Your Hands and Handel’s beloved Hallelujah Chorus for the celebration of the Resurrection.

Come at 9:45am to enjoy an extended prelude by talented brass and percussion students from the Curtis Institute of Music.