Opportunities To Join Us For Worship This Easter
ATTENTION: THE LOCATION OF THE SUNRISE SERVICE HAS CHANGED FROM POT-NETS BAYSIDE TO POT-NETS SEASIDE AT THE PAVILION.
Maundy Thursday Service April 17
We will remember our Savior and the evening of His Last Supper, betrayal and arrest at this reverent, contemplative service on Thursday, April 17 at 7:00 p.m.
Joint Good Friday Service with New Covenant PCA Held at East Gate
We are looking forward to our joint Good Friday service with our brethren from New Covenant Presbyterian Church. Please join us on Good Friday evening, April 18 at East Gate at 6:30 p.m. for this special service that will focus on Christ’s atoning work on the cross. This service will include a group sermon by multiple pastors leading us in contemplation of Christ’s sacrifice on the cross.
Easter Sunrise Service
Our celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus will begin with a sunrise service waterside at Pot-Nets Seaside at the pavilion. This service will begin at 6:30 a.m. Join us as we worship our risen Savior in the beauty of His creation.
After our sunrise service, we will enjoy an Easter breakfast in our fellowship hall. Breakfast will be served shortly following the service. Family and friends of East Gate Presbyterian Church are welcome to join us for breakfast.
Easter 11:00 a.m. Worship Service
Our worship of Christ will continue Easter morning after our church breakfast and Sunday School with our 11:00 a.m. service. This second service will include different music and sermon than the sunrise service.
Pioneer Club Where Children Learn About Christ, Have Fun, Make Friends
Pioneer Club is a weekly club for children age four through sixth grade that meets from 6:30-8:00 p.m. each Wednesday from early September through mid-May. Pioneer Club offers children a fun atmosphere in which to learn about God. Each club night children study God’s Word, pray, accomplish hands on projects and crafts, sing, enjoy snacks and make new friends.
Pioneer Club’s primary goal is to introduce children to Jesus Christ, God’s Son and our Savior. At Pioneer Club children are also taught how the Bible applies to everyday life in the home, school and at church (Click here to see a sampling of the topics and lessons covered in Pioneer Club).
Pioneer Club is led by Godly men and women who love children and who are committed to their work as club leaders. Our club year also includes fun outings for children, a Christmas and Easter Program and a year-end awards service. Parents are invited to stay and join us for a club night or to become a volunteer helper. If you would like to learn more about Pioneer Club you can visit their website here or call the church office at 945-5498. (East Gate Youth for young people grades 7-12 meets at the same time as Pioneer Club).
East Gate Youth Group
East Gate youth group meets each Wednesday from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the church. Each youth meeting includes a time of Bible study, prayer, fun games and activities and snacks. The goal of East Gate Youth is to introduce young people to Jesus Christ, to help them grow in spiritual maturity and to enable them to lead others to Christ.
Group members have the opportunity to make new friends and interact with Christian adults who care about them. Group leaders have also incorporated into the group’s structure service to others. Whether it’s visiting the elderly at a nursing home or raking the leaves of someone who is unable, East Gate Youth seeks to help those who are in need. Special activities are also a part of group life. Baseball games, picnics, swimming and group retreats are some of the other activities East Gate Youth take part in together. If you have a child in grade 7 through 12 and would like to learn more about East Gate Youth call the church office at 302-945-5498 or send an email to the church office.
Sunday Evening Service
Join us for evening worship each Sunday at 6:30 p.m. Our evening service includes singing, a time of corporate prayer and Bible study.
Thought Provoking Reading
If you enjoy thought-provoking reading take a moment and check out Pastor Gary’s blog, The Undershepherd. If you’re into blogging Pastor Gary also recommends, “BaylyBlog” a blog by friends of Pastor Gary, David and Tim Bayly. Both of these blogs concentrate on topics relevant to Christians and provide an opportunity to comment and debate topics with other readers.