United Church of Christ East Goshen

1201 North Chester Rd.   West Chester PA 19380

610.692.2951               office@UCCEastGoshen.org  

Holy Week and Easter



April 14, Palm Sunday/Passion Sunday

We  re-live and celebrate Christ’s entry to Jerusalem,

focusing on the events of the last week of His life among us.

8:30 am    Pancake Breakfast hosted by the Men’s Group in Fellowship Hall.  A free-will offering will be received.
10:00 am    Worship Service

Our palm branches wave and songs are sung

as we hear the scriptures of Jesus’ triumphant entry to Jerusalem.  

We move toward Christ’s journey to the Cross.  

April 17, Wednesday
  7:00 pm    Choir Rehearsal

April 18, Maundy Thursday
6:00 pm    Simple soup supper with traditional  Passover items around the tables.  You are invited to bring food items.  Sign up on the sheet found in the Narthex.
7:00    Worship Service, Holy Communion .  

April 20,  Lazarus Saturday 

5:30 p.m.   Roots and Roofs Easter Celebration - a walk in the park at East Goshen Park.  


April 21, Easter Sunday
6:30 am    Resurrection Celebration with an outside sunrise worship at our Church.  Holy Communion shared.  Following our worship, please join us inside to warm up with coffee and sweet rolls.
9:50    Worship as the sounds of organ and voice sing the news, “The stone was rolled away.  No longer death, but life.”  Holy Communion shared, Adult Choir sings, Hand Bells played.  
11:30  Special Fellowship with sweets and finger foods.  Children are invited to an Easter Egg Hunt in the Church yard.  

Lent At UCC East Goshen

Wednesday evenings

March 13, 20 & 27 and April 3 & 10.  

6:00 – 7:00 pm in the social hall

Enjoy soup and reflection each week this Lenten season .  We'll  experience a series of favorite hymbs for the season.    No registration for these free evenings.  If you'd like to provide soup one Wednesday, sign up in the narthex on Sunday.  

There's more in our LENT BROCHURE.​​​​​​​