Easter services
Friday, Apr. 18, 2014

Easter services

All services listed below are on April 20.

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Compiled by Erica Batten

Central United Methodist

Sunrise service 6:30 a.m.; worship service 11 a.m. 6030 Albemarle Road. www.cumccharlotte.com.

Big Spring United Methodist

The Revs. David Carl and Margaret Nunez will lead a sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. 5300 Old Dowd Road. www.bigspringumc.org.

Clinton Chapel AME Zion

Worship service 11 a.m. 1901 Rozzelles Ferry Road. www.clintonchapel.webs.com.

First United Methodist

Connect contemporary service 9 a.m.; traditional service 11 a.m. The chancel bell choir will play Mary Kay Parrish’s “Jubilation,” and the organ will feature the toccata from Widor’s Symphony No. 5. 501 N. Tryon St. 704-333-9081.

HollyHunter Church

Sunrise service 7 a.m.; breakfast 7:45 a.m.; regular worship service 8:30 a.m. 4316 Mount Holly-Huntersville Road. 704-399-3316.

Myers Park United Methodist

Sunrise service 7 a.m. at the columbarium. Service will be in Francis Chapel if the weather is bad. Sanctuary services at 8:30, 9:45 and 11 a.m.; Church in the Round at 8:45 a.m. in Jubilee Hall. 1501 Queens Road. 704-376-8584; www.mpumc.org.

Sedgefield United Methodist

Community breakfast 9 a.m.; worship service 10:30 a.m. 2830 Dorchester Place. 704-523-0077.

Amity Presbyterian

Outdoor sunrise service 7 a.m.; breakfast afterward. Worship service in sanctuary 11 a.m. 2831 N. Sharon Amity Road. www.amitypc.org.

Trinity Baptist

Easter drama, “Jesus Christ, the Miracle Worker,” 11 a.m. 2009 W. Arrowood Road. www.trinitybaptistcharlotte.com.

Pritchard Memorial Baptist

Worship service 10:30 a.m. 1117 South Blvd. www.pritchardmemorial.com.

Covenant Presbyterian

Contemporary service 9:30 a.m.; traditional services 9:30 and 11 a.m. 1000 E. Morehead St. www.covenantpresby.org.

Cokesbury United Methodist

Sunrise service 7 a.m. in the outdoor chapel; traditional service 10:45 a.m. in the sanctuary. 6701 Idlewild Road. www.cokesburyumc.net.

Newell Baptist

Sunrise service 7:30 a.m.; breakfast 8 a.m.; Sunday school 9 a.m. The adult choir, directed by Larry Ritter, will present the cantata “Hallelujah! Praise the Lamb” at 10 a.m. 9115 Newell Baptist Church Road. 704-596-0184.

Newell Presbyterian

Sunrise service 6:45 a.m.; crafts, snacks, story and egg hunt 10 a.m.; family-friendly worship service 11 a.m. 1500 Rocky River Road W. www.newellpresby.org.

Advent Lutheran

Celebration worship at 8:30 and 11 a.m.; youth-sponsored breakfast 9:30-11 a.m. Donations accepted. 8840 University City Blvd. www.adventlu.org.

The Park Church

Worship services at 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. The church will collect shoes for Samaritan’s Feet. 6029 Beatties Ford Road. www.theparkministries.org.

The Park Church, Pineville

Worship service 9:15 a.m. The church will collect shoes for Samaritan’s Feet. 13733 Lancaster Highway, Pineville. www.theparkministries.org.

Spirit of Joy Lutheran, Weddington

Worship services at 8:30 and 11 a.m. 8600 Potter Road, Weddington. www.spiritofjoy.us.

Wesley United Methodist

Worship services at 9 and 11 a.m.; Easter celebration and fellowship 10:10-10:50 a.m. Nursery available 9 a.m.-noon. 3715 Rea Road. www.WesleyCharlotte.org.

Hawthorne Lane United Methodist

Sunrise service 7 a.m.; breakfast 9:15 a.m.; worship 10:30 a.m. 501 Hawthorne Lane. www.hlumc.org.

Calvary Church

Worship led by the choir and orchestra. Dr. John Munro will present “Did Jesus REALLY Rise From the Dead?” 9 and 11 a.m. Child care provided for children younger than 6. Spanish translation available at both services. ASL at the 11 a.m. service. 5801 Pineville-Matthews Road. www.calvarychurch.com.

Peace Moravian

Sunrise service 6:40 a.m.; pot luck breakfast afterward. No Sunday school. Worship service 11 a.m. 4418 Rea Road. www.peacemoravian.com.

Sharon United Methodist

Pastor Kyle Thompson will present “The Giving Tree.” 9 and 11:15 a.m. 4411 Sharon Road. 704-366-9166; www.sharonumc.org.

Little Church on the Lane Moravian

Sunrise service 7 a.m.; worship service 11 a.m. 528 Moravian Lane. www.littlechurchonthelane.com.

Living Saviour Lutheran

Worship services at 8:30 and 11 a.m. No Sunday school. Easter breakfast at 9:45 a.m. 6817 Carmel Road. www.livingsaviourlc.org.

Providence United Methodist

Sunrise service 7 a.m. in the columbarium; sanctuary services at 8:30 and 11 a.m.; Children’s Ministry butterfly release at 10 a.m. 2810 Providence Road. www.ProvidenceUMC.org.

Park Road Baptist

Celebration will begin in the courtyard and then move to the sanctuary. Easter egg hunt after worship. 11 a.m. 3900 Park Road. www.parkroadbaptist.org.

St. Matthew Catholic

Mass at 7:30, 9 and 10:45 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in the sanctuary and the parish center gym; 5:30 p.m. in the sanctuary. Mass at 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. at Charlotte Catholic High School. The church is at 8015 Ballantyne Commons Parkway. www.stmatthewcatholic.org.

State Line Church of Christ

Gale Towles will speak on “The Reason the Resurrection Should Be Important to You.” 10:30 a.m. 366 Crompton St. www.statelinechurchofchrist.org.

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