Items Tagged "Holy Week"
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Teaching children about Holy Week: Telling the whole story
Telling kids the story of Jesus' death is difficult, but it gives a new appreciation of Easter. Children's ministry leaders offer tips for parents. Read More
Good Friday Cross Journey
One congregation had a more meaningful Good Friday by carrying a 14 ft., 425-lb. cross for 14 miles. "We became a church without walls." View
Chuck Knows Church: Holy Week
Holy Week is the last week of Lent, the week immediately preceding Easter. It is observed in many Christian churches as a time to commemorate and enact the suffering and death of Jesus Christ. View
Chuck Knows Church: Maundy Thursday
Did you know it was also known as Covenant Thursday, Great and Holy Thursday, Sheer Thursday and Thursday of Mysteries? View
Lent Quiz: Of these phrases, which one does the Bible not attribute to Jesus on the night before he died?
Observing Holy Week in the Home
These ideas will help families journey toward Easter together. Read More
Cultural traditions enhance Easter
United Methodists around the world celebrate Christ’s Resurrection in diverse ways. Read More
Chuck Knows Church: Palm Sunday
Have you ever waved a palm branch in a worship service? If so, do you know why? View
Did Jesus descend into hell or to the dead?
The phrase in the Apostles' Creed offers one answer to what Jesus did between Good Friday and Easter. Read More