Monthly Archives: March 2015

Maundy Thursday April 2 5:30

Agape Dinner, Foot Washing and Stripping of the Altar Thursday in Holy Week is a commemoration of the Last Supper which Jesus shared with his disciples on the night before he died. The name comes from the Latin word mandatum meaning “mandate” or “commandment” as Jesus said at the Last Supper: “I give you a… Read more

Palm Sunday, March 29 Procession of Palms

The Sunday before Easter is the last in Lent. The day commemorates Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem, when the crowd threw palms in his path, but subsequently abandoned him to be crucified. The service starts with the blessing of the palm crosses made by our Altar Guild, Youth Group and members of the parish and… Read more

Men’s Breakfast

The next Men’s Breakfast will be on Saturday March 21st . Come and see Alan Scott’s film about the discovery and recovery of a WWII Allison bomber that crashed in the mountains behind Duncan some 70 years ago. This will eventually be shown on TV so this is an advance viewing with interesting asides by Alan… Read more

Mothering Sunday March 15

The fourth Sunday in Lent has long been observed as a day for completely relaxing the disciplines of Lent.  For this reason, it is also known as Refreshment Sunday or Mid-Lent Sunday.  Because the readings and prayers for this day focus on the role of Jesus’ mother, Mary, in God’s plan for our salvation, it… Read more

Dinner and a Movie

Friday March 20th at 6 p.m. at the home of Geoff and Phyllis. $10/adult or $25/family. Please sign up on the sheet in the hall. Maximum 20 adults. Kids are welcome to attend but please let us know ASAP so we can provide childcare. Also indicate what side dish or dessert you plan to bring.