Every 5th Sunday has been designated by the Leadership Board of Christ Moravian Church as a “loose change” offering for a special cause in our community and world. In 2017 two recipients will receive our loose change: Ray of Hope Ministry in Kenya, Africa and the Winston Salem Street School.
The 245th Easter Sunrise Service of the Salem Congregations will be held on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 6 AM. Follow the link below to learn more about this special service:
Holy Week services begin with our readings on Palm Sunday in worship and continue each evening at 7 PM through Good Friday. (April 10 – April 14)
We hope you will make plans to attend. The Moravian Church has a tradition of nightly reading services during this most sacred week. The readings are a compilation of the four Gospel accounts of the last week of Christ’s life.
Church members are encouraged to bring flowers with them on Easter Sunday, April 16th. We will have a special Cross placed outside our church to place these flowers. Worship begins at 11 AM.
The Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Party will be Saturday, April 15th. All the fun begins at 10:30 AM at the Fellowship Building of Christ Moravian Church. Along with the egg hunt, there will be activities, story time and lunch. WE HOPE YOUR CHILDREN WILL JOIN US!
The Christian Education Committee is sponsoring a Pine Needle Sale with the proceeds going to help support our Laurel Ridge Summer Camp Scholarship Fund. The price per bale is $5. Pre-orders are being taken by simply contacting the Church Office or place your order on the sign up sheet located in the Church Resource Room! The sale will take place April 1st from 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM.
During the season of Lent, Pastor Marcus will be offering another Lenten Bible Study following worship. Our sessions will being on the 2nd Sunday of Lent, March 12th and continue through Palm Sunday, April 9th. We will once again seek volunteers to provide a lunch for our group participants. Pastor Marcus will provide lunch at our first session on March 12th. There also will be a Youth Lunch on March 26th. A sign up sheet is located on the Church Family Life Bulletin Board. This study is based upon the new book by Adam Hamilton entitled, Creed What Christians Believe and Why. Continue reading “Lenten Bible Study”
We will be celebrating the Sacrament of Holy Communion during worship on Sunday, March 5th at 11 AM on the first Sunday of the Lenten season. Later that afternoon at 2 PM, all are invited to join us for our Day of Prayer Lovefeast Service. We welcome as our guest speaker, The Rev. Kelly Moore. We hope you will make plans to join us for these special services Sunday.