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Come – See – Go – Tell  Verse:


"But we see him who for a little while was made lower than the angels, namely Jesus, crowned with glory and honor because of the suffering of death, so that by the grace of God he might taste death for everyone."  Hebrews 2.9  (ESV©)




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Palm Sunday Services – will begin with a Procession with cross palms.  Please gather outside or in the narthex and participate, as we remember Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem.  Both services will include celebrations of Holy Communion, and special music and message. 8AM and 10:45AM.



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See the fun at Mar. 26th  S.O.U.L. Lunch on the “S.O.U.L. Lunch Photos” Page! 




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Holy Week and Easter services – please join us for meaningful times of worship this week and next Sunday.  See our PDF Calendar or Google Calendar!  

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See The Easter Worship Schedule! (Opens as a PDF).



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Reminder: Divine Services Easter Sunday are 7:00AM & 10:00AM.  Please join with us!



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Sign-up sheets in the Narthex include Easter Breakfast (please indicate how many people will be coming with you to ensure we have plenty of food for everyone), Easter flowers and Prayer Vigil. If you will be participating in any of these, please sign-up. Thanks!



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See Photo Highlights of LWML Salad Meeting on St. Patrick’s Day! Speaker was Vicar Christopher Craig of the University Campus Ministry.


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Food and fellowship are a strength of the ongoing ministry at Risen Savior.  On Easter morning, April 5th, an Easter breakfast will be served in Fellowship Hall from 8:30 AM-9:30 AM.  The menu includes Canadian bacon, pancakes, hard-boiled eggs, sweet rolls, fresh fruit, orange juice, and coffee.  There will be a sign-up sheet in the narthex.  Please indicate how many people will be coming with you to ensure we have plenty of food for everyone.  Let's share the joy of Christ's resurrection and follow Christ into people's lives!



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Easter



Palm Sunday Services – will begin with a Procession with cross palms.  Please gather outside or in the narthex and participate, as we remember Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem.  Both services will include celebrations of Holy Communion, and special music and message.


Prayer Walk --- Palm Sunday, 29 March, Pastor Stieve will lead a prayer walk through local neighborhoods.  If you are not part of the Ken Bailey study in Fellowship Hall, please join us!  We will carry and gift palm crosses, greet people, and pray for those who live in the areas around the church campus.  We will leave from the courtyard at 9:30AM.


Prayer Vigil --- a 12-hour Prayer Vigil will be conducted Tuesday, 31 March, 8:00AM–8:00PM.  Please sign up in the narthex to pray either in the church nave or at your home.  We will fill the twelve hours with 30-minute prayer times.  A folder with scripture and prayer suggestions will be available in the narthex.


Individual Confession and Absolution --- opportunity will be given to meet with Pastor Stieve for a time of Confession and Absolution.  This will be Wednesday, 1 April, from 2:00 – 4:30PM.  He will be in the south courtyard office – used by Renewal Centers.  If the sign says, “occupied,” please wait outside or in the church narthex.  Thank you.



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Needed: willing workers in the Media Room, ushers, greeters and Scripture readers, someone to work with the newspaper and radio for our advertising. Some of you are reading this! :-)  Please check with Pastor Stieve for details.



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The cantata "In My Place” will be presented Good Friday, April 3rd at 7PM worship. This is a poignant musical journey following Christ to the cross. It is a compelling reminder of the sacrifice Jesus willingly made as He gave His life for each of us.  This will facilitate a memorable and meaningful worship experience for Good Friday.  The cantata will be accompanied by a small instrumental ensemble.



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Alzheimer Care Pro is a free 5-week caregiver workshop. The next workshop is at LCRS this Mon., March 30th at 1:00PM in the Martin Luther Room.  This program is designed to support family caregivers who are caring for a loved one with dementia at home.  During the time that the caregivers are in class, free respite for the person with dementia will be provided.  This workshop is provided and lead by the Alzheimer’s Association. 


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“Robin Hood” at Gaslight – 9 April! 


Save the date – LCRS is going to the Gaslight Theatre on Thursday, April 9th at 7:00 PM to see “The Adventures of Robin Hood”.  We have 45 tickets available for $15 each; make checks payable to Judy Stieve.  See Rhonda in the office to sign up.



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Printed e-REFLECTIONS are available in the narthex.  We invite you to take a copy … if you did not receive it via email.  Note – this is now a weekly publication; we hope this keeps you better informed and up-to-date!



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Risen Savior's User Name on YouTube is "RisenSaviorGV". Please Bookmark it in your browser or type it in the search area on YouTube's site. You can also reach it by clicking on the link above. Please make it a regular part of your viewing! If you “Subscribe,” you will be one of the first to be notified of any new videos!




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