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Dear PPC Community,

Join us this Tuesday for our last Lenten TNT (Tuesday Night Together) of the season—even if you haven't come to any of the others! Enjoy food, fellowship, and spiritual enrichment centered around the theme of Cultivating and Letting Go. We start with a potluck dinner at 6pm followed by small groups at 7pm.

TNT Small Group options:
– Continuing conversation on the book White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo
– Praise and Worship Singing with Lisa Masotta
Uses and Re-uses of Church Structures with Joel VanderWeele (a look into the history and architecture of churches, what spaces were used for, and how we have re-used or transformed these spaces to function for churches today)

Two opportunities to help...
The RI Ministers Alliance has asked for PPC's help in preparing Care Bags for our neighbors in transition and without housing—specifically with 100 bars of soap or body wash and 100 bottles of shampoo or conditioner (regular or travel sizes). Collection boxes are in the Hope Room. Donations are needed by April 14. Thank you for your generosity! 

We are also collecting Books for Kenya: children's books of all types, and Christian adult books. The Kago-Muchiri family is planning to send the shipment May 1st. A collection box is in the Hope Room. Thank you!

Holy Week is approaching, with several opportunities for worship and contemplation during the week. On April 14th we will celebrate Palm Sunday. From Monday through Thursday (April 15–18), the RI Ministers Alliance will hold nightly worship services at 7:00pm at Calvary Baptist Church (747 Broad St., Providence). The Thursday service will include foot/hand washing and Communion. On Good Friday (April 19) the RI Ministers Alliance will host a Good Friday Seven Last Words service from 12:00–3:30pm, also at Calvary Baptist Church. Seven ministers from throughout RI, including Pastor Shavon, will preach the final words of Jesus on the day of the Crucifixion.

On Saturday, April 20th, 10:00am–12:00 noon, come to the church for a sweet time of celebration and fun for all ages at the PPC Community Easter Celebration & Egg Hunt! Friends welcome!

 
Easter Sunday
If you have never experienced the Easter Sunrise Worship Service at Swan Point Cemetery, consider coming to this beautiful and serene ecumenical celebration of Christ's Resurrection. It starts at 6:00am. PPC will also have its own later Easter Worship service at 10am.
Have a wonderful weekend,

Marianne Harrison

Tech & Communications Committee
 

The PPC Calendar

 


Sundays:
9:15am | Adult Sunday School: Feasting on the Word
10:00am |
Worship (Communion on 1st Sundays)
11:15am | Coffee & fellowship
11:15am | Chancel Choir rehearsal
Sunday School:
Children through grade 5: Sundays during worship
Youth grades 6–12: 2nd and 4th Sundays during worship
 
Wednesdays:
7:30am | Prayer Breakfast
 
Fridays:
7-8pm | Chancel Choir rehearsal


 
Tuesday, April 9
6pm–8pm | Lenten TNT (Tuesday Nights Together)


Sunday, April 14
10:00–11:30am Palm Sunday Worship

April 15–18

Holy Week Ecumenical Services with RI Ministers Alliance
Calvary Baptist Church
747 Broad St., Providence
7:00pm nightly
Monday – Care packages for community members in transition
Tuesday – Worship
Wednesday – Worship
Thursday – Worship with Foot/Hand Washing and Communion



Friday, April 19

12pm–3pm | Good Friday Seven Last Words Service with RI Ministers Alliance
Calvary Baptist Church
747 Broad St., Providence
10:00–11:30am Palm Sunday Worship



Saturday, April 20
10am–12pm | PPC Community Easter Celebration & Egg Hunt
9am–12pm | Volunteering at Camp Street Food Pantry



Sunday, April 21
6:00am | Easter Sunrise Service @ Swan Point Cemetery
10:00–11:30am | Easter Worship

 

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