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HOLY WEEK SERVICES

The week between Palm Sunday and Easter is a very holy and sacred time for us as Christians. Our church has several special worship times during this week filled with meaning for us and which will enhance your spiritual life.

March 25: Palm Sunday—Morning worship at 11 A.M. our Church Choir will be sharing their Easter Cantata. It is called “Majesty!” and speaks powerfully of the victory our Savior won when He died and rose again. Palm fronds will be given to all in attendance and we’ll close the service with all singing the traditional hymn: The Palms.

March 29: Holy Thursday—7:30 P.M. service: remembering the Last Supper Jesus had with His disciples in the Upper Room. We will celebrate Communion together 12 at a time in our own “upper room.” A very special time of reflection and remembrance! Pastor's message: "Not My Will, but Yours Be Done."

April 14: Good Friday—We have a traditional three hour service from 12 Noon to 3 P.M., which commemorates the hours of darkness when Jesus was on the cross. During these hours, we have seven mini services (about 25 minutes each) focused on the Seven Last Words or Sayings of Jesus from the Cross. Each section includes hymns, scripture, special music and a meditation by one of our lay people on each of the seven times Jesus spoke from the cross. You may come and go as needed in between each segment or stay for the full time. We know it will be a blessing if you can come.

April 1: Easter Sunday—6:30 A.M. “Sonrise” Service—a joyous celebration of the risen Christ as we remember the empty tomb.
9:30 A.M. Sunday School Easter musical, “I’ve Been Redeemed”
11:00 A.M. Celebration of the Resurrection: great singing and music and Pastor Amey’s message on the truth of Christ’s resurrection: "Jesus Won! We Won!". Don’t miss the greatest day in the church year!

Brooklawn UMC Christian Nursery School

Our Nursery School is pleased to announce the opening of registrations for the 2018-2019 school year of our Nursery School program. This Fall begins their 45th year of providing a quality, loving, and distinctively Christian pre-school experience for hundreds of 3 and 4 year olds. Parents interested in having a child in the Nursery School this Fall, may call the church office at (856) 456-0370 and give the child’s name & birthdate, as well as phone number & address or they may send the information by email to brooklawnumc@gmail.com. There will also be an OPEN HOUSE on Tuesday, April 17th from 12:30-1:30 P.M. when parents may come with their child to see the school and begin registration.

BUMC Christian Nursery School meets Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings from 9:00-11:30 A.M. beginning September 11, 2018. There is a $30 registration fee and the tuition is only $30 per week. All children, regardless of race, religion or national origin are welcome at BUMC CNS.

Fan the Flame

by Karen Mikle
Praise the Lord for a wonderful Missions Month. What a privilege to hear from so many of our missionaries and be challenged by their work. The Men’s Breakfast and Ladies Dinner were great times of fellowship.
Nothing can replace that wonderful Sunday evening when on our 50th anniversary the Lord was so good to us allowing us not only to meet but surpass the goal. It is with grateful hearts we thank you for listening to what the Lord would have you do. Please pray with us as the year progresses that God would provide.

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