Lent 2015

The Lent sermon series is titled: I AmAccess 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 12:12-19Worship 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 13:1-17Childcare 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 20:1-18There 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.

For 2015 we are inviting the Thornapple community to take part in a Lent Reading Plan. For additional Lenten resources (devotionals, etc.), click here