Easter Egg Hunt
The Rock Solid Church will he holding its Easter Egg Hunt from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 23, at Fifth Avenue Park in Conway. Ages birth to 12 years old are invited to participate. There will be lots of games and prizes. The public is invited. For more information, call the church office at 329-2152.
Musician’s Appreciation Celebration
Greater Fellowship Christian Church, located at #1 Wildwood Lane, will be hosting its Annual Musician’s Appreciation Celebration at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 24. Guest speaker will be Minister Robert Neal of 1st Phillipian Grace Church, Redford, Mich. Please join us as we show our appreciation to our music leaders for their faithfulness and dedication. Odie Phillips Jr. is pastor.
Easter services at Wesley United Methodist Church
Easter services begin at 10 a.m. on Sunday, March 24, at Wesley United Methodist Church with the Passion/Palm Sunday service. The Rev. David Baker will bring the message of “Palm Branches for Jesus”. Following this worship service will be the children’s Easter egg hunt on the church grounds. The public is invited.
Holy Week services begin Sunday evening at 7. Wesley UMC will be the host church, and the Rev. Tom Lukas will bring the message. A fellowship time with desserts will accompany the service.
The public is also invited to attend worship on Easter Sunday. The Rev. David Baker will bring the message “Every Morning is Easter Morning”. Worship begins at 10 a.m., and a nursery will be provided. For more information, call the church office at 501-327-7629. Wesley United Methodist Church is located at 2310 E. Oak St., across from Caldwell Country Store.
Grace UMC plans Easter events
Journey through Holy Week with Grace United Methodist Church during the following events:
Palm Sunday — March 24 at 8:30, 9:45 or 11 a.m.
Maundy Thursday — March 28 at 7 p.m.
Good Friday-Service of Tenebrae — March 29 at 7 p.m.
Grace Easter Eggstravaganza — Saturday, March 30, noon-2 p.m.
Easter Sunday — March 31 at 8:30, 9:45 or 11 a.m.
Easter eggs, hot dogs, bouncy houses, face painting, games and more. This is a free event. Child care will be provided for Infants through Pre-K for all services.
Grace UMC is located in 1075 Hogan Ln., Conway, 501-329-6056. For more information, contact the church at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit Facebook and Twitter.
Holy Week events planned at First United Methodist Church
The public is invited to attend worship services which will be held throughout Holy Week leading up to Easter at First United Methodist Church in Conway.
At 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, the church will observe a communion service of reflection and prayer in our Sanctuary. This service will feature sacred music presented by the Chancel Choir.
The Good Friday service is at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, March 29, in the Great Hall. This service will feature a Stations of the Cross feeling, with diverse musical styles presented by adults and children alike.
On Saturday, March 30, the church will hold an Easter egg hunt for the children at 9:30 a.m. at Laurel Park.
On Easter Day, celebrate the Resurrection of our Savior during worship. Traditional services will be held in the Sanctuary at 8:45 and 11 a.m., and the Good News Celebration at 9 a.m. in the Great Hall (Trinity Building). Sunday school for all ages will be at 10 a.m.
The Chancel Choir will perform on Easter Day during the 8:45 or 11 a.m. services in the Sanctuary in the final choral response, which will be Handel’s “Hallelujah” chorus from Messiah. Just come to the choir loft during the last hymn, and music will be provided. All ages are welcome.
The public is invited to all services at First United Methodist, which is at 1610 Prince St. For more information, call the church at 501-329-3801 or visit the website at www.conwayfumc.org.
Easter Egg Drop
Second Baptist Church will host Conway’s Third annual Easter Egg Drop on Saturday, March 30. Thousands of filled Easter Eggs will be dropped from a Helicopter while children and families watch with excitement. The event begins at 10 a.m. with inflatables and face painting. At 11, families will encircle the field where over 25,000 eggs will be waiting, at which time the helicopter will fly over and drop the remaining eggs.
Previously held on our West Campus, this year’s event has moved to Estes Stadium, UCA, to accommodate a larger crowd and to allow for ongoing construction of the church’s new facilities.
This event is free to the public and is for children age 10 and under.
Second Baptist Church, founded in 1922, is a Southern Baptist Congregation whose focus is connecting Faith, Family and Friends. Our congregation is under the leadership of Senior Pastor Dr. Mark Dance.
For more information, contact Todd Bunch, Children’s Pastor, at ToddB@2bc.tv, or by calling 501-327-6565.
Calvary Church Easter events
Calvary Church will have Good Friday services from 7-9 p.m on March 29. This will be a unique service examining the Passion of the Christ. A reception in the church’s new kitchen will immediately follow the service.
On Easter, Sunday, March 31, at 11 a.m., the public is invited to celebrate the Resurrection of Christ. An Easter egg hunt will immediately follow.
Childcare will be provided for all services.
The church is located at 1832 Robinson Ave., Conway. For more information, visit www.calvarychurchconway.com.