Easter @ Saint Luke
April 1, 7:00am, 8:15am, & 10:30am
We celebrate Easter Sunday on April 1 with a sunrise service at 7:00am and festive worship at 8:15 & 10:30am. A pancake breakfast is available for all to enjoy from 8:00-10:30am.
During the season of lent, we invite you to join with us in preparing our hearts for Easter by reading daily devotions penned by members of Saint Luke.
March 31, 11am-12:00pm
Celebrate Easter with Saint Luke Kids! There will be thousands of Easter eggs waiting to be discovered! The egg hunt will be divided into three age groups covering toddlers through 6th grade. There will also be carnival games, crafts, & more! FREE soft pretzels & lemonade will also be available.
No advance registration is required for this completely FREE community event.
Ash Wednesday February 14, Worship: 12:00pm & 7:30pm (Brunch: 11am)
We begin the Lenten season with two Ash Wednesday services to help us start of journey of preparation for Easter. Both include worship with Holy Communion and the imposition of ashes. A free brunch of quiche, fruit and pastries will be available Schlack Hall at 11:00am prior to worship.
The Passion of Christ March 25, 8:15 & 10:30am
Go on a journey with professional Philadelphia actors and Saint Luke musicians through this dramatic telling of the time leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus. Feel this story as you've never felt it before from Jesus' entry into Jerusalem to the Last Supper to Jesus' trial and death.
Maundy Thursday March 29, 7:30pm
This service is the remembrance of Jesus’ Last Supper with his disciples and the institution of the Eucharist. A number of young people of the congregation will receive Holy Communion for the first time at this service.
Prayer Vigil March 29-March 30, Overnight
Following the Maundy Thursday service, a 24-hour prayer vigil will begin. All are welcome to sign up for an hour of time in the sanctuary to experience several stations with music, devotional materials, our prayer labyrinth and quiet. The vigil will conclude at the start of our Good Friday service.
Good Friday March 30, 7:30pm
This special service is known as a Tenebrae service, which features a focus upon the reading of Jesus’ Seven Last Words from the cross, periods of meditation and a gradual extinguishing of candles until the sanctuary is cloaked in darkness.
Fools for Christ Wednesdays, 6:30pm
Wednesdays in Lent, beginning February 21, we will have midweek soup suppers at 6:30pm followed by worship with Holy Communion at 7:30pm. *No Wednesday service on March 28