The St. Ann’s Circle will have a Lenten Retreat from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 7. There will be a Mass followed by the Retreat in the Family Center. Joey Gutierrez, Youth Minister, will be the Retreat leader. Lunch will be a covered dish and members are asked to bring a favorite dish or dessert. Retreat is open to all women of the parish and Our Lady of Guadalupe.
Lenten Lunch with Friends
The Christ Lutheran Church of Elm Creek will have Wednesday Lenten Lunch with Friends at 11:30 a.m. March 7, 14, and 21. There will be lunch and a Lenten Gospel Story presented by Pastor Bonnie with interactive conversation.
Lenten Evening Meal and Service
The Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church will host a meal followed by a discussion/service beginning at 6 p.m. in the Ezell Room every Wednesday during Lent at the Silver Center. Proceeds from the free-will dinner offering will benefit the SOJ Campership Program. Various groups within Spirit of Joy will provide the meals.
Mid-week Lenten Suppers and Services
The Faith Lutheran Church will serve a light supper at 6 p.m. in the Life Enrichment Center (gym) located at 1326 East Cedar St. in Seguin, followed by Lenten services at 7 p.m. each Wednesday in Lent, through March 21. Pastor Jim Craver will present the series “The Seven Last Statements Jesus Made from the Cross.”
The Grace Lutheran Church will continues the Lenten season with the theme, "Return from Exile - A Lenten Journey," with Wednesday services at 7 p.m. at 935 E. Mountain St. in Seguin.
Wednesday Evening Lenten Worship
The Christ Lutheran Church of Elm Creek will have Wednesday Evening Lenten Worship at 7 p.m. March 7, 14, and 21. The liturgical Lenten evening worships will be led by "The Chickletts," Holden Village Prayer, written by Marty Haugen.
Annual Fish Fry
The Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church will sell its fish plates from 5 to 7:30 p.m. every Friday of Lent .
Whole BBQ Chicken Sale
The K.C. will sell whole BBQ Chicken from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., after all Masses at St. James, Sunday, March 11. The price is $7 for a whole chicken.
The New Hope Missionary Baptist Church will offer Healing Our Hearts Together by the Power of Prayer for those experiencing a loss or grief. The group will meet every 1st Monday of each month from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall located at 702 Campbell St. in Seguin. For more information contact Pastor, Oscar L. Barnes at 512-567-8140 or 512-567-8095.
Gideon Bible Study
The Hillcrest Church Women's Ministry will hold Spring Bible Study sessions on "Gideon: Your Weakness God's Strength," by Priscilla Shirer from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, March 13 through Tuesday, April 24. There will be a lunch outing following the sessions. There will be Thursday evening sessions from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 15 through Thursday, April 26. The nursery will be available for all sessions. This cost is $13 for the book. For more information call 830-379-7531.
Friday Fish Fry
The Wesley-Harper UMC will have a Friday Fish Fry from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, March 23 at 754 W. Court St. in Seguin. Plates are $9 Desserts will also be sold. Tickets are available at KWED.
Hillcrest Welcomes New Pastor
The Hillcrest Church will welcome its new pastor, Rev. Michael Moak and family at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday, March 25 at 1440 Eastwood Dr. in Seguin.
Maundy Thursday Service
The Christ Lutheran Church of Elm Creek will have a Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 29. There will be a reenactment of the Lord's Supper, a celebration of Holy Communion, and the stripping of the altar.
Maundy Thursday Worship
The Faith Lutheran Church will hold a Maundy Thursday Service with Holy Communion at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 29 in the sanctuary located at 1326 E. Cedar St. in Seguin.
Good Friday Services
The Faith Lutheran Church will have Good Friday Services at noon and 7 p.m. Friday, March 30 in the sanctuary.
Good Friday Worship
The Christ Lutheran Church of Elm Creek will have Good Friday traditional liturgical worship accompanied by the organ at 11:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Friday, March 30.
Easter Egg Hunt
The Faith Lutheran Church will have a free Easter Egg Hunt for infants and children through 5th grade at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 31 at 1326 E. Cedar St. in Seguin. Children should bring their baskets and expect a visit from the Easter Bunny.
Easter Sunday Services
The Faith Lutheran Church will hold an Easter Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. Sunday, April 1 on the front lawn as weather permits at 1326 E. Cedar St. Easter breakfast will be served in the Life Enrichment Center (gym) from 7:45 to 8:45 a.m. and an Easter Morning Service will be held at 9 a.m. in the sanctuary. Both services will include a celebration of Holy Communion.
The Christ Lutheran Church of Elm Creek will have Easter Worship at 6:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. Sunday, April 1. There will be a pancake and sausage breakfast between services and an Easter egg hunt and children's activities between services.
Easter Services/Egg Drop
The Hillcrest Church will have Easter Sunday services at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday, April 1 at 1440 Eastwood Dr. in Seguin. There will be an Easter Egg Drop following the 11 a.m. service. For more information visit www.hillcrestag.org or the Hillcrest Church Facebook page.
Soles for Souls 3k/5K
The Sweet Canaan Baptist Church will have a Soles for Souls 3K/5K Walk Run Fundraiser at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 7 at 4140 Prairie Lea Road in Kingsbury. The entry fee is $10 without t-shirt and $20 with t-shirt. T-shirts only available with early registration. Register online at www.sweetcanaanbc-kingsbury.org. For more information call 210-709-3017.
Painted Churches Day Trip
The Hillcrest Women's Ministry is sponsoring a Painted Churches of Fayette County Day Trip via chartered coach with step-on tour guide on Saturday, April 28. The cost is $49.00 per person which includes transportation, tour guide & fees, plus a buffet lunch at the famous Sengelmann Hall. The first 40 people to register with payment reserves a seat. For more information call the church at 830-379-7531, or Delores Smith at 210-269-7078.
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