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The Episcopal Church of the Nativity 22405 North Miller Road, Scottsdale, Arizona 85054 480.307.9216
THE NATIVITY SCENE
Holy Week at Nativity
Don’t miss the solemn observance of Christ’s last week on Earth.
Palm Sunday, April 13:
All three services include the remembrance of Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem, Eucharist, music, and the dramatic reading of the Passion. The 11:30 service takes place at Sonoran Hills Park, 7625 E. Williams, after our 10:45 a.m. Palm Sunday picnic – see p. 10 for details.
Maundy Thursday, April 17, 7:00 p.m.
Maundy Thursday Worship remembers Jesus’ Last Supper with his disciples, including his institution of the Eucharist and optional washing of feet. The service ends in silence as Maundy Thursday fades into Jesus’ arrest in the Garden of Gethsemane.
Good Friday, April 18: Noon
5:30 and 6:00 p.m.
Experiential Stations of the Cross for all ages, led by our children and youth.
The choir highlights a beautiful and solemn journey to the cross, with poetry, music, and prayers.
Easter at Nativit
y: April 20, 2014!
Enjoy the most beautiful service of the year as Easter comes to Nativity. Children and youth help read and act out the Old Testament lessons; we enter the sanctuary through the waters of the “Red Sea,” joyfully singing; we experience the moment when Easter comes to Nativity! Adult and children’s choirs sing, and we share Eucharist, the sacrament of the resurrection.
9:00 a.m. Easter Breakfast and Children’s Easter Experience:
Enjoy a lovely Easter breakfast as children discover the mystery of Easter! Children also enjoy an Easter Egg hunt!
10:00 a.m. Easter Festival Service:
The adult choir and guest musicians highlight this glorious Easter experience! We celebrate Christ’s resurrection with Eucharist, the sacrament of the resurrection, Bible readings, sermon, music and prayers.