Holy Week Easter Services


Community Presbyterian Church

Community Presbyterian Church, 800 W. Main St., invites you to our Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. A special service of Communion and foot washing will be held as we re-enact the "Last Supper."

Easter morning, a continental breakfast will be served at 9:30 a.m. followed by morning worship at 10:30 a.m. A special "Kids Church" is offered following the children's moment during the worship service. Nursery services are available. For more information, call 474-2059 Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Payson United Methodist Church

Maundy Thursday Service at 6 p.m. April 11, 414 N. Easy Street. The theme of the service is the relationship of the Seder (Passover) to the Lord's Supper.

A Good Friday Tenebrae (Service of Darkness) will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, April 13. This ecumerical service is provided by Community Presbyterian Church, Mount Cross Lutheran Church and Payson United Methodist Church. The reading of scripture, meditation and the drama "I Was There!" centers on the events of the cross.

A sunrise service will be held at 6 a.m. Easter Sunday, April 15 in the parking area, weather permitting. Easter breakfast will be served at 7:15 a.m. followed by a contemporary service at 8:30 a.m. The band "Witness" will lead the congregation in singing, with focus on the resurrected Christ and baptism. A traditional service will be held at 11 a.m.

Star Valley Baptist Church

Star Valley Baptish Church will hold an Easter Sunrise service at 7 a.m. Morning worhsip service starts at 10:30 a.m.

Mountain Bible Church

Mountain Bible Church will come together for a combined Easter service at the Payson High School auditorium at 10 a.m. Sunday, April 15 to celebrate our unity, as well as the resurrection of our Lord. There will be no Sunday School classes during this time, however nursery will be available at the high school.

Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church

Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church, 507 W. Wade Lane, will hold a special Good Friday gospel Tenebrae Service at 6 p.m. Friday, April 13.

The resurrection of our Lord will be celebrated with two special services and Easter breakfast. Join us at 7 a.m. for our "Son-Rise" service, outdoors overlooking the Mogollon Rim, weather permitting. Easter breakfast will be served at 8 a.m. A second service will be held at 10 am. in the church. A balloon launch will occur after the 10 a.m. service. Help us celebrate our risen Lord. All are welcome. For more information, call 474-5440.

Payson First Assembly of God

Payson First Assembly of God, 1100 W. Lake Drive, will hold a dramatic Easter presentation, "A Different Kind Of Love," at 7 p.m. April 11, 13, 14 and 15. There will be a crucifixion scene, resurrection scene, ascension scene, flying angels, live animals and a nursery provided for 0-3-years olds.

Admission is free. A freewill offering will be received.

Church of the Holy Nativity

April 12 - 6 p.m., Maundy Thursday Mass. April 13 - noon to 3 p.m., Good Friday Stations of the Cross. April 15 - 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Easter Masses. Bilingual La Santa Communion Domingo, 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

St. Paul's Episcopal Church

Holy Week

7 p.m. Tuesday, April 10: Holy Eucharist. 9 a.m. Wednesday, April 11: Holy Eucharist; 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Souper Supper; 6:30 p.m. Lenten Program. 6:30 p.m. Maundy Thursday, April 12: Holy Eucharist. Noon to 6:30 p.m. Good Friday, April 13. 7 p.m. Holy Saturday, April 14: The Great Vigil. 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Easter Sunday, April 15: Holy Eucharist.

Easter Week

9 a.m. Monday, April 16: Holy Eucharist. 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 17: Holy Eucharist. 9 a.m. Wednesday, April 18: Holy Eucharist. 7:30 a.m. Thursday, April 19: Holy Eucharist. 9 a.m. Friday, April 20: Holy Eucharist. 9 a.m. Saturday, April 21: Holy Eucharist.

Payson Christian Church

The church will celebrate Easter at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, April 15. Everyone is welcome. Our worship time is contemporary and the sermon is challenging. Come join us as we celebrate the resurrection of our savior, Jesus Christ.

Mount Cross Lutheran Church - ELCA

Mount Cross Lutheran Church - ELCA- will celebrate the Passion of Jesus Christ in the following services. Maundy Thursday is at 6:45 p.m.; witness Jesus' new command to "Love One Another," and the Last Supper of Jesus. Good Friday Service will be shared with Community Presbyterian and Payson United Methodist churches at the Methodist Church at 7 p.m. Easter SonRise service is at 6 a.m. outdoors on "the point" (Highway 260 and Granite Dells). 8:30 a.m. is a traditional Easter Communion Service and 11 a.m. is a contemporary Easter Celebration Communion Service.

First Church of the Nazarene

Good Friday services, Friday, April 13 and an outdoor celebration in the woods Sunday, April 15 for Easter. The services will be held at 5:30 a.m. for Sunrise Service, 7 a.m. Breakfast, and 7:45 a.m. resurrection egg hunt. The indoor celebration will be at 10 am.

Rock of Ages Lutheran Church

Easter Sunrise Service, 6 a.m.; Easter Breakfast, 7 a.m.; Easter Egg Hunt for all kids, 8 a.m.; Easter Worship, 9 a.m.

The church is located at the corner of Airport Rd. and N. McLane in Payson. Call 474-2098 or visit our Web site at www.rock-of-ages.net.

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