The Lent sermon series is titled: I Am. Access the reading plan, scriptures and reflections written by Thornapple members online by clicking on: Thornapple Lent Reading Plan 2015.
holy week 2015 schedule
Sunday, March 29 Palm Sunday: Topic and text: I Am the King; John 12:12-19. Worship services are at 9:00 am for contemporary worship and 10:30 am for blended worship. Childcare is provided.
NOTE: There is no Stations of the Cross this year at Thornapple.
Thursday, April 2 at 7:00pm: Maundy Thursday Communion service for all ages. Topic and text: I Am the Servant; John 13:1-17. Childcare will be provided.
Friday, April 3 Good Friday:
- 12:00 pm: There will be an ecumenical service (sponsored by the Forest Hills Ministerial Association) from 12noon to 1:00pm on Good Friday. The service will be at Christ Community Church, 2400 Forest Hills Avenue (corner of Burton and Forest Hills). Area churches participate.
- 8:00 pm: Topic and Text: I Am the Savior; John 19:1-37. This service will be at Thornapple and will focus on remembering Christ's death on the cross. Childcare will be provided.
Sunday, April 5 Easter: Topic and Text: I Am the Resurrection; John 11:17-26; John 20:1-18. There will be two worship services on Easter as follows:
- 9:00 am for contemporary worship
- 10:30 am for blended worship
Childcare is provided. There are no adult, student or children's classes on Easter Sunday. Classes will resume on April 12.