St. Francis Episcopal Church in Rutherfordton, NC

News and Events

Holy Week Schedule

Maundy Thursday
6:00 pm Instructed Eucharist

Good Friday
12:00 pm Community Service
(St. Francis Episcopal Church)

6:00 pm The Liturgy of Good Friday

Holy Saturday
10:00 am The Liturgy of Holy Saturday

7:30 pm Easter Vigil Service

Easter Day
7:00 am Sunrise Service in the cemetery
8:00 am Holy Eucharist
9:30 am Potluck Brunch & Easter Egg Hunt
10:30 am Holy Eucharist

Easter Brunch & Easter Egg Hunt

On Easter Day, April 5th there will be a potluck brunch between services. Please come and bring a dish to share and enjoy fellowship with members of the parish. Also, there will be an Easter Egg Hunt for the children. If you are able to contribute any candy or small prizes to go inside of the eggs, please bring them to the parish house not later than March 27th.

Welcome Table, March 30, 2015

Thank you for your continuing support for Welcome Table. Your generosity is a blessing for this ministry in our community. We will be hosting Welcome Table on Monday, March 30. The menu is Turkey Pot Pie, Green beans, Salad, Dessert, and Beverages. Items needed this month are eight #10 cans of green beans and eight 16-oz. containers of Cool Whip. Please bring items to the parish house kitchen by Sunday, March 29. Desserts and bread are not needed for March. Please contact Sherry Campbell (828-288-3801 or if you can help by supplying items for the meal or if you can help in any way with preparation for the meal.


January—April: Pancake mix and syrup


8:00 a.m.-Holy Eucharist Rite I
9:30 a.m.-Church School  
10:30 a.m.-Holy Eucharist Rite II (with choir) 

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Coming Events

Sunday, March 29

8:00 a.m. - Holy Eucharist Rite I
9:30 a.m. - Christian Formation
10:30 a.m. - Holy Eucharist Rite II

Monday,March 30

5:00 p.m. - Welcome Table

Tuesday, March 31

6:00 p.m. - AA

Wednesday, April 1

7:00 a.m. - Middleton Group
6:30 p.m. - EFM
7:00 p.m. - Choir

Thursday, April 2

6:00 p.m.- Maundy Thursday Instructed Eucharist

Friday, April 3

12:00 p.m.- Good Friday Community Service
6:00 p.m. - The Liturgy for Good Friday

Saturday, April 4

10:00 a.m. - The Liturgy Holy Saturday
7:30 p.m. - Easter Vigil

Sunday, April 5
Easter Day

7:00 a.m. - Sunrise Service in the Cemetery
8:00 a.m. - Holy Eucharist Rite I
9:30 a.m. - Potluck Brunch & Easter Egg Hunt
10:30 a.m. - Holy Eucharist Rite II

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