Communities can come together at various Palm Sunday services


March 28, 1996|By Sally Buckler | Sally Buckler,SPECIAL TO THE SUN

PALM SUNDAY, the Sunday before Easter, is this weekend. Churches in our area will commemorate Jesus' entry into Jerusalem, when palm fronds were strewn before him.

Services at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Glenwood are Sunday at 8 a.m. and 11: 15 a.m. You may share in the Liturgy of the Palms, the Passion Narrative and Holy Eucharist.

At 9: 15 a.m., join members of the church for a family service of Holy Eucharist and the Passion Narrative.

Child care is available at the 9: 15 and 11: 15 services. All services will be held at Union Chapel. Call 489-4035.

At St. Louis Catholic Church in Clarksville, palms will be blessed and distributed at all Masses this weekend. Call 531-6040.

Calvary Lutheran Church in Woodbine will open Holy Week with banners, palms and shouts of "Hosanna."

Services are at 8: 30 and 11 a.m. Call 489-5280.

Those who attend the 11 a.m. Palm Sunday service at Lisbon United Methodist Church will hear the Easter Cantata sung by the Lisbon and Jennings Chapel United Methodist churches' choirs. Call 489-7245.

Jennings Chapel United Methodist Church will offer its regular 9 a.m. service. Poplar Springs will offer its regular Sunday service at 11 a.m.

Services at both churches will begin with a Children's Procession of Palms and will include music by the youth choirs. Call 489-7185.

Shepherd of the Glen Lutheran Church in Glenwood will begin its 10 a.m. worship service Sunday with a Palm Procession.

Matthew Brown, Melissa Krause and Victoria Read will receive confirmation during worship service, and the congregation will hold a coffee fellowship to honor them. Call 442-1204.

Linden-Linthicum United Methodist Church in Clarksville will have an informal Palm Sunday service at 8: 45 a.m. and a traditional Palm Sunday service at 10 a.m., with a procession of children with palms. The Bell Choir, Adult Choir and Children's Choir will offer music for Palm Sunday. Call 531-5653.

At Glenelg United Methodist Church on Burnt Woods Road in Glenelg, the church will distribute palms at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. services. Pastor Bob Hottinger will offer a sermon called "Take Up Your Cross." Call 489-7260.

Drill Team honors

Glenelg High School's Drill Team practices with great dedication. The members' devotion paid off in the Howard County and state championships earlier this month.

The team placed third in Howard County, and Stacey Purdum won a first place for captain. The team won firsts in the county for short pom, jazz and high kick.

At the state level, the girls placed second for jazz, and Stacey Purdum won a second place for captain in jazz.

Kim Morrill won a first place for captain in short pom and was honored to receive the single Eastern Drill Team Association Scholarship for excellence.

Sponsor Terri Newsome nominated Kim for this award to recognize her outstanding leadership on the Glenelg Drill Team.

"Anything Goes"

Glenelg Country School's exciting performance of "Anything Goes" begins tonight at the Slayton House in Columbia and runs through Saturday. Tickets are $7. Call 531-5775.

Craft show

Don't miss Saturday's big craft show from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the 5th District Volunteer Fire Department at routes 32 and 108 in Clarksville.

Pub Date: 3/28/96

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