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Faith Factor | Easter services around town and on the mountain

Kings Beach United Methodist Church Holy Week services

All interested persons are invited to any or all of the following services with the congregation of Kings Beach United Methodist Church. On Friday, April 6 at 7 p.m., the church will commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus with a candlelight service of “decreasing light.” On Saturday, April 7 at 6 p.m., at the weekly “Come As You Are” worship service, Lay Speaker Mike Baffone will share a message about the experience of the day between the crucifixion and the Resurrection. Easter morning, April 8 at 6:15 a.m. there will be “Sunrise Prayer” at the end of the Kings Beach pier. During the 10 a.m. worship service on Sunday morning, April 8, Pastor Kathryn Dunning’s Resurrection message will be “Terror and Amazement.” All services, except the “Sunrise Prayer” will take place at the church, 8425 Dolly Varden Ave. Parking and entrance to the church are located on the corner of Bear and Cutthroat Streets. Call 530-546-2290.

Tahoe Forest Church

Three services, Good Friday family communion service 7 p.m., Easter morning service 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Nursery, children’s center, bounce houses, 25-foot double slide, 11209 Brockway Road, Truckee, phone 530-587-7725.

Sierra Bible Church

Two services, April 8, 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., 11460 Brockway Road, Truckee, phone 530-587-6025.

Easter morning service at High Camp

The Squaw Valley Chapel with the cooperation of Squaw Valley will be offering an Easter morning resurrection celebration at High Camp, 8 a.m., Sunday, April 8, 2012. Free round-trip passage on the cable car beginning at 7 a.m. will be offered to all attending the service without skis or snow boards. Light refreshment will be available for early arrivals at the mountain top. The 50-minute service will be led by Tim Foster, the Chapel’s music leader, the Rev. Art Domingue and members of the congregation. A second, yet different service will be held at the chapel, 444 Squaw Peak Road, Olympic Valley 96146, beginning at 10 a.m.

Mountaintop services

Tahoe Resort Ministries is sponsoring interdenominational church services on Easter Sunday, April 8, at the following ski areas. The services last 15-20 minutes and all are welcome.

Squaw Valley, 2 p.m., top of Links/East Broadway Chairs

Alpine Meadows, 2 p.m., top of Roundhouse Chair

Northstar, 2 p.m., top of Vista Express Chair

Mt. Rose, 2 p.m., top of Lakeview Chair

Homewood, 2 p.m., top of Madden Triple Chair

Diamond Peak, 2 p.m., top of Lakeview Chair

Sierra At Tahoe, 2 p.m., top of the Grandview Chair

Good Friday services

The Tahoe Truckee Ministerial Association is sponsoring a community Good Friday service, Friday, April 6. The service will be held at 7 p.m. at the Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Tahoe City, stations of the cross. The church is located at 905 West Lake Blvd.

Easter sunrise service

6 a.m., Commons Beach, Tahoe City. Sponsored by the Tahoe Truckee Ministerial Association. Bring a flashlight.

Easter Sunday services First Baptist Church

First Baptist Church of Tahoe City, 390 Fairway Drive, Tahoe City, 9 a.m. There is a nursery and Sunday school for children during the worship service. For more information call 530-583-1534 or 530-583-7458, visit www.tahoeministries.com.

Holy services in Truckee

Join the Truckee Community of Faith for one of these special services.

Good Friday Services at 7 p.m. will be held under the direction of Truckee Lutheran Presbyterian Church at the Old Middle School Community Center.

Sunday, April 8, join Church of the Mountains for Easter Service 9 a.m. There will be an Easter egg hunt for the children. Church of the Mountains is located at 10079 Church St. across from the Community Arts Center in Truckee. For more information visit www.churchofthemountains.com.

Assumption Catholic Church

10930 Alder Drive, Truckee, phone number 530-587-3595, visit www.assumptiontruckee.com.

Good Friday, April 6, noon liturgy, bilingual, 3 p.m. Stations of the Cross, bilingual.

Easter Vigil, Saturday, April 7, 8:15 p.m., bilingual

Easter Sunday, April 8, 8 a.m., Spanish, 10 a.m. and noon.

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church

8363 Steelhead Ave., Kings Beach, phone 530-587-3595, www.assumptiontruckee.com.

Good Friday, April 6, 6 p.m. liturgy and Stations of the Cross, bilingual.

Easter Sunday, April 8, 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Spanish.

New Life Church

Easter bilingual services 10 a.m., Sunday school and youth presentation, monologue: the Carpenter, Easter message, 918 Northwood Blvd., Incline Village, Nev., phone 775-831-5030.

Life Point Church

Celebrate Easter with Life Point, Sunday, April 8, 9:30-11 a.m., phone 775-831-6626, Incline High School Theater.


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