Cakes before Lent & Mr. Rogers

Come join us on Sunday for the Festival of Cakes! It will be fun and delicious, and your love of carbs will support our middle schoolers’ trip to St. Louis this summer. Thank you!

Ash Wednesday

The season of Lent, a time of fasting, prayer, and repentance, begins on March 6 with Ash Wednesday. Many of us appreciate the opportunity to come together on that first day for a time of prayer. If you would like to be one of the readers, please let Thomas know. Read more

Youth News

Baptism candidates will meet at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 9 in Mr. Jeff’s Sunday school room to begin our conversation about faith and baptism. At 8 p.m., all middle school and high school youth are invited to a lock-in for fellowship, games, and late night communion. Questions? Contact Allison.

Vine Street at the Movies

This group of movie buffs will gather on Thursday (please note the change; they usually meet on Wednesdays) at 7 p.m. in the Bride’s room to watch Won’t You Be My Neighbor, a wonderful documentary about Mr. Rogers. Contact Jim Carls for details.

Shrove Tuesday Jazz Mass

Enjoy a unique worship opportunity at West End United Methodist Church. Make plans to attend a Mardi Gras style Jazz Mass, complete with beads and masks on Shrove Tuesday, March 5 at 6:30 p.m. This festive celebration of Holy Communion is framed in a jazz setting, with a jazz band, a Mardi Gras style processional, hymns, soloists and vocal interpretations of the traditional texts.