The Importance of


Easter is the cornerstone of the Christian faith, holding profound significance that resonates across denominations and cultures. At its core, Easter commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ, the pivotal event in human history. The story of Easter begins with Jesus’s crucifixion, a brutal and unjust execution carried out by the Roman authorities. His death on the cross symbolizes the ultimate sacrifice for the forgiveness of humanity’s sins. However, the significance of Easter lies not just in Jesus’s death, but in his resurrection three days later. According to the Gospels, Jesus’s tomb was found empty on the third day after his crucifixion, and he appeared to his disciples and followers, alive again. This miraculous event is central to the Christian faith, as it confirms Jesus’s divinity and his power over death. Through his resurrection, Jesus conquered sin and death, offering salvation and eternal life to all who believe in him. For Christians, Easter is a time of joy, hope, and renewal. It represents the triumph of life over death, light over darkness, and good over evil. It is a celebration of God’s love and mercy, manifested in the resurrection of his Son. Easter Sunday marks the culmination of the Lenten season, a period of fasting, prayer, and reflection, and the beginning of a new era of grace and redemption. In essence, Easter is the heart of the Christian faith, representing the core beliefs of redemption, forgiveness, and eternal life. It is a time to rejoice in the resurrection of Jesus Christ and to reaffirm our commitment to living out his teachings in our daily lives.

Here is to come for our

Easter Season

Palm Sunday

Sunday, March 24
Service at 9am

Maundy Thursday & Communion

Thursday, March 28
Service at 7pm

Good Friday

Friday, March 29

Easter Saturday

Saturday, March 30

Easter Sunday

Sunday, March 31

Plan Your Visit

We are excited to worship with you. Our service begins at 9:00 a.m. We suggest that you arrive by 8:45 to park and get your seat. Easter Sunday we will be baptizing persons in service, so our service will be about 2 hours. You can expect good singing, sound preaching, and friendly people to welcome you to church. If you have any questions about Sunday service, call the church office at 410-945-3000.

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