Holy Week at First Cumberland

Prayer pilgrimage

Plan to go with us on a holy week prayer pilgrimage!

The Song Everlasting: Cantata for Palm Sunday. 

                                               Our Pilgrimage will include a cantata of Early American folk songs and hymns.  

                                               These are almost “Pilgrim Psalms” for us! 

                                               11:00 a.m. Sunday, April 2 in our Sanctuary


Holy Wednesday: we practice praying together in our “Practicing Prayer” series. 

                                                Wednesday, April 5

                                                Supper begins at 5:15 p.m. Service of Prayer from 6:00-6:30

                                                Click HERE to sign up for supper ($7.00 for Adults, $3 For kids. $20 family cap)


Stations of the Cross (self-guided prayer walk in our sanctuary) 

                                                Wednesday, April 5 from 5:00-8:00 p.m.

                                                Maundy Thursday, April 6 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

                                                Good Friday, April 7 from 9:00 a.m.—Noon

                                                To go on a virtual Stations of the Cross Tour, Click HERE


Maundy Thursday Service of Communion

                                                Thursday, April 6 at 6:00 p.m. in our Sanctuary

                                                We celebrate communion together as Jesus did with his disciples on this night


Good Friday Service of Prayer

                                                Friday, April 7 at Noon

                                                As we close the Stations of the Cross down, we remember Christ’s sacrifice for us in a

                                                brief worship service.


Prayer Vigil (we supply the guide, you choose the place)

                                                Holy Saturday, April 8

                                                For centuries the church has used the hours between Christ’s crucifixion and resurrection

                                                as a time of prayer.  We invite you to devote an hour for prayer on Saturday at a time and

                                                place of your choosing.

                                                To sign up for a particular hour, Click HERE

                                                To access a prayer guide with suggestions for how to spend the hour, Click HERE

                                                To access the half-hour long “Centering Prayer” video referenced in the prayer

                                                guide, Click HERE  


Easter Sunday

                                                9:30 a.m. Breakfast in our Fellowship Hall

                                                10:15 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt for children

                                                11:00 Service Celebrating the Resurrection in our Sanctuary