Lititz Church of the Brethren

WE ARE A SAFE CHURCH IN PARTICIPATION WITH THE SAMARITAN COUNSELING CENTER 

HOLY WEEK SERVICES: 

Holy Week Service March 30 --Chapel 6:30 am

Continental Breakfast—Fellowship Hall 7:00 am

Holy Week Service March 31 --Chapel 6:30 am

Continental Breakfast—Fellowship Hall 7:00 am

Holy Week Service: April 1 — Chapel 6:30 am

Continental Breakfast—Fellowship Hall 7:00 am

Holy Week Service: April 2 — Chapel 6:30 am

Continental Breakfast—Fellowship Hall 7:00 am

Holy Week Service: April 3 — Chapel 6:30 am

Continental Breakfast Fellowship Hall 7:00 am

COMMUNITY GOOD FRIDAY WORSHIP SERVICE: April 3 — Sanctuary 12:15 pm

The Community Good Friday service will be held in our sanctuary at 12:15 on April 3. The service is sponsored by the Warwick Ministerium and will feature music by the Warwick High School Concert Choir and several selections by members of the choir. A local drama group, Piercing Word, will present the scriptures of the crucifixion in dramatic form. The offering will benefit the Warwick Released Time ministry to school children.

EASTER WORSHIP SERVICE: April 5 — Sanctuary 9:00 am.

A combined Easter worship service will take place in the sanctuary at 9:00 AM which will include joyous Easter hymns accompanied by a brass ensemble, anthems by the Adult Choir, a message by Bob Kettering entitled “From Tragedy To Triumph” and concluding with the Hallelujah Chorus by Handel. Music & Meditation will begin at 8:45. Everyone is encouraged to bring fresh flowers to decorate the Living Cross in the Gathering Area.

LITITZ CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN HOSTS RELEASED TIME 50TH ANNIVERSARY -- The Warwick Released Time Celebration is called “Jubilee 50 Years of Planting the Seeds of God’s Word in Young Hearts.” It will take place on Sunday, April 12, 2015, and run from 6-8 PM. click here

TUESDAY TUNES FOR ORGAN: 04/14/15 –Dr. Karl E. Moyer, Co-Organist, St. John’s Episcopal Church, Marietta.

 

SPRING CONCERT 2015 — Sunday April 19, 3:00 PM

FRANCONIA SINGERS 

 MASS IN E-flat -Schubert

THE SEVEN LAST WORDS OF CHRIST - Dubois

Conductor—Ralph Alderfer

Tickets are $12 from choir members or by sending a check to:

Franconia Singers

107C Menno Home Dr.

Sauderton, PA 18964

(tickets will be held at the door) Tickets at the door are $15

 

MUSIC AT MID - MONTH: May 17, 2015: Susquehanna Slide Express"  The name of this unique group refers to the four trombones in the ensemble. Their varied repertoire includes marches, jazz, patriotic, Broadway show tunes, sacred and classical music. Come hear music from “Allegro Maestoso” from Handel’s Water Music to “Tonight” from West Side Story and everything in between. 2015 schedule

A WIDOWS’ CLASS:  Entitled, "An Understanding Heart".  A ten week session, will begin Tuesday, March 4th - May 06 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm at the Lititz Church of the Brethren.  click here

A NEW MEN"S GROUP BEGINS: A new men’s group is forming. It will meet from 9:00 -10:00 AM in the conference room by the offices. The group will meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday mornings of the month. The format will be sharing on mutually agreed upon reading, personal sharing, and a time of prayer. Contact Steve Hess @ 626-2131 if you want to join this group.