Holy Week Reading Services Begin Monday

Readings for Holy Week

Holy Week services begin with our readings on Palm Sunday in worship and continue each evening at 7 PM  through Good Friday. (March 25th – March 30th)

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.

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Pine Needle Sale Extended

pine4The 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. This sale has been extended an additional Saturday (March 17th)  from 8AM – 12 PM at the Fellowship Building (located on the corner of Academy Street and Granville Drive) in Winston-Salem,.

Petersbrook RCC Breakfast

BreakfastJoin us on Saturday, January 20th from 8 AM – 10 AM in the Fellowship Building for a breakfast fundraiser sponsored by the Petersbrook RCC (Ardmore, Calvary, Christ & Fries Memorial Moravian congregations). Cost of the breakfast is $8 per person  and $4 per person (ages 5  and under). This breakfast will be raising funds for Anthony’s Plot and their lead abatement project. A flier for distribution can be downloaded here:

Petersbrook Fundraising Breakfast

Holy Communion on Sunday

Holy Communion this Sunday

We will be celebrating the Sacrament of Holy Communion at our 11 AM worship service on Sunday, January 7th for the occasion of Epiphany. Epiphany is celebrated on January 6th as the revelation of the Baby Jesus to the Magi and as the first manifestation of Christ to the Gentiles. The Moravian Church practices an “open communion” meaning we welcome all Christians to join us in celebrating the Sacrament.

 

Moravian Lovefeast Services in the Southern Province

lovefeastMoravian congregations will be holding Lovefeast Services throughout December and on Christmas Eve. Christ Moravian Church offers one service at 11 AM on December 17th and two services Christmas Eve (4 PM & 7:30 PM).   To view a listing of other congregations and their upcoming services, please follow the link below:

Lovefeast Services

Advent Begins on Sunday

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Advent begins Sunday

The season of Advent begins on Sunday, December 3rd. Following worship at 11 AM all are invited to join us for our Advent Luncheon. Courtesy of our Christian Education Committee roast beef and chicken will be provided. Members are asked to bring side dishes and desserts. Following the luncheon, our children will be able to decorate the Christmas Tree. We will also offer a special blessing for our Treasure Boxes for our Advent Service project coordinated with On Wings Like A Dove. We hope to see you at Church on Sunday!