Join us for Holy Week Events at Avent Ferry UMC this week.
Maundy Thursday Service, Thursday April 6th at Westover UMC, 300 Powell Dr, Raleigh, NC 27606 at 6:30pm.
On this night Christians commemorate the supper Jesus shared with his disciples before his crucifixion, when Jesus washed the disciples’ feet (John 13:1 –17) and instituted the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper (Matthew 26:26 –29; Mark 14:22 –25; Luke 22:13 –20; 1 Corinthians 11:23 –25).
Good Friday Service observed at Avent Ferry UMC, Friday April 7th at 6:00pm
Tenebrae, an ancient Good Friday service, increases darkness by gradually extinguishing candles to symbolize the coming darkness of Jesus’ death.