*Our Lenten theme this year is: “At the Name of Jesus.” This year, our Lenten mid-week series is based upon the second reading for the Holy Week: Philippians 2:5-11. Below is the lineup for this year’s Lenten series:
March 4th Christ Emptied and Humbled Himself
Isaiah 53:4-9, Psalm 145:14-21, Philippians 2:5-11
Hymn “Precious Lord, Take My Hand” ELW 773
Meal served by Youth – Chicken Casserole, Green Beans, and Desserts
March 11th Christ became Obedient
Genesis 12:1-9, Psalm 37:1-9, Philippians 2:5-11
Hymn “O Jesus, I have Promised” ELW 810
Meal served by Group 5 – Sloppy Joes, Potato Chips, Jell-O Salad, and Desserts
March 18th At the name of Jesus all Knees Shall Bow
1 Kings 18:30-40, Psalm 22:25-31, Philippians 2:5-11
Hymn “At the Name of Jesus” ELW 416
March 25th Every Tongue Shall Confess Jesus
Genesis 28:10-15, Psalm 148, Philippians 2:5-11
Hymn “All my Hope on God is Founded” ELW 757
April 1 Let the Same Mind be in You
Jeremiah 31:31-34, Psalm 25:1-10, Philippians 2:5-11
Hymn “When I survey the Wondrous Cross” ELW 803
*A weekly Lenten Prayer Service will be held on Thursdays during the Lenten season at area churches in our area. The prayer service and lunch begin at Noon and last until 1 PM. Dates and locations of the prayer service include the following:
Thursday, March 5th @ Faith UCC, 3307Mulberry Ave.
Thursday, March 12th @ Trinity Episcopal Church, 211 Walnut St.
Thursday, March 19th @ Bloomington Friends, 2698 180th St.
Thursday, March 26th @ First Presbyterian Church, 401 Iowa Ave.
Thursday, April 2nd @ First Christian Church, 700 Kindler Ave.
All are welcome to these mid-week services!