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Great Easter Program Ideas

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Find lots of great ideas to get ready for Easter on (Helping Every Leader Prepare for Service)

At this site you will find over 50 Easter related programs, with ideas for Seniors', Women's Groups, Children, Sermon and Worship ideas and more - are available as free downloads.

Here are some samples of what you can find:

Check out the Easter sermons which are part of these series:
Lent Series - 2008 Series developed by Major Ray Harris and Major Bruce Power, available on HELPS as a free download - complete 7 week series with sermon notes, and bible study guides, includes Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday.
Luke's Journey to Easter 2010 - an 13 week series availabe on this website for download.  This includes more than just the Lent period, but can also be used beginning at Lent.  This series also includes worship tools, Bible study notes, and sermon notes - a collection by Major Ray Harris, Major Bruce Power, and Kim Garreffa.

Tenebrae Services for Good Friday:
The Seven Words from the Cross - submitted by Captain Gerald Reilly
The Service of Shadows - submitted by Majors Dave and Beth Pearo

The Way of the Cross - 14 short readings each outlining an event from the last days of Jesus life - submitted by Major Jane Shirran.
Holy Week Bookmark - Daily readings for Holy Week on a bookmark - to give out to your congregation - submitted by Major Beth Pearo

Easter Prayer Walk - an outdoor experience designed for youth, walking through the holy week experiences of Christ - submitted by Captain Corinne Cameron.
I Walked Today Where Jesus Walked - prayer walk.
Journeying With Jesus - Holy Week Prayer Room Stations
Stations of the Cross - a worship experience moving between prayer stations - submitted by Major Loriann Metcalf

Easter Egg Hung - Make Easter an outreach opportunity in your community.- - submitted by Valerie Pavey and Catherine Rawlins (Richmond Hill Community Church, Ontario)
Easter Worship Suggestions for Kids - opening program for Sunday School or Kids Club.
Preparing for Easter - Easter Bible Verse A Thon - submitted by Valerie Pavey and Cathering Rawlins (Richmond HIll Community Church, Ontario)

Senior's and Women's:
God's Lavish Grace - games, devotional thought, music suggestions.
Thoughts for Easter - fellowship, education, service and worship for Easter.

Easter Music & Good Friday Music Suggestions - a list of contemporary songs that work really nicely with Easter - submitted by Kim Garreffa

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