Special Ash Wednesday 2012 service; info on Lenten gatherings

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Celebrate the beginning of Lent at Grace Lutheran Church West Springfield!

Join us for Ash Wednesday, February 22. There will be two opportunities for worship: a 12:00 noon service followed by a luncheon for those who are able to attend during the day, and then a 6 p.m. service for those who are able to come in the evening.

On the other Wednesdays in Lent: February 29, March 7, March14, March 21 and March 28, Grace will hold Lenten evening supper starting at 6 p.m. A meal will be served at 6:00 p.m., followed by a study group focusing on “Water Blessings in the Bible”, an examination of water and our journey of faith. A 30-minute Holden Evening Prayer service will follow at 7:00 p.m. All are invited to attend the supper and the service. For more information, call the church at 734-9268.

Ash Wednesday worship schedule

Lent begins Feb. 17, and Grace Lutheran Church West Springfield celebrates Ash Wednesday with two opportunities for worship.

A special 12:00 noon worship service will be followed by a lunch for those who are able to attend during daylight hours. For those who are available to attend in the evening, our regular 6:00 p.m. Wednesday service will take place as well.