Holy Week Services – Thursday April 6 – Easter Sunday April 9

Rev. Aaron Payson

Maundy Thursday Universal Communion Service
Thursday, April 6, 2023  7 PM  @ UUCW

Join us for this in-person opportunity to honor the spirit of all people who have given themselves as a gift to humanity and for that which continues to sustain us in body and spirit.  Communion will include both wine and juice options.

Good Friday – Tenebrae Service
Friday, April 7, 2023  7:00 PM @ Zion Lutheran Church (41 Whitmarsh Ave, Worcester MA)
Join our friends in the Greendale Ecumenical Group for this annual service of remembrance which recalls the night of Jesus’ death.  This opportunity to ponder the meaning of self-giving in a world that continues to choose violence is an eternal contemplation of what it means to be a faithful steward of peace.

Easter Sunrise Service
Sunday, April 9, 2023  7:00 AM
Shore Park (115 Shore Dr., Worcester, MA)

Join our friends in the Greendale Ecumenical Group once again for this annual celebration of Easter morning on the shore of Indian Lake.  This service is outside.  Please dress accordingly. 

Easter Morning Service
Sunday, April 9, 2023 10:00 AM @ UUCW
Join us for our annual celebration of Easter with choir music, guest musician Jim Scott, and a reflection by Rev. Aaron Payson on “The Loyalty of Fickle Friends.”  We will examine once again the power and potential of the Easter narrative and what it illumines about the ministry of Jesus and those who continue to honor the prophetic spirit.