Our Holy Week services this year will be a selection of virtual and in-person gatherings. Please check back here as details become more formalized.
Palm Sunday, March 28
10 am Zoom service including Passion reading. Sign up for our Newsletter mailing list to receive the Zoom link.
Palms for the virtual processional will be available for pickup at the COS front door on March 26 and 27.
Maundy Thursday, April 1
7 pm Zoom service including foot washing and communion – you will be invited to participate in both elements from home. Sign up for our Newsletter mailing list to receive the Zoom link. The Zoom Link will be sent out via email on Wednesday evening.
Good Friday, April 2 – Sign up Here
On Friday, April 2 we invite you to join for small group worship, pausing at Stations of the Cross on the COS nature trail. These guided groups will be limited to 20 people each. These guided groups will be limited to 20 people each. We have added two additional sessions:
- 11:30 am – new
- 12 pm
- 12:30 pm
- 1 pm – new
Additionally, the liturgy for the walk is available here and a video is posted below for those wishing to follow along on their own.
Easter Sunday, April 4 – Sign up Here
Easter worship outdoors in the COS patio area. These services are limited to 250 people each to allow for social distancing.
We anticipate the weather being fairly chilly. Please bring blankets, hats, and gloves as needed as well as your own chair. While there will be no formal childcare or children’s activities planned, there will be some children’s activity kits available. Additionally, the play area near the COS garden will be available to those who wish to use it.
Corporate singing is allowed from each circle, though masks will be required while singing. All are invited to participate in the spoken liturgy. We will also serve communion in individual, pre-filled, prepackaged communion cups, which will be picked up at check-in.
The service schedule is as follows:
8:30 and 10 am – morning worship outdoors. The 10 am service will be streamed via Zoom. A Zoom link will be sent out Saturday evening.
11:30 am – bilingual worship service outdoors
6 pm – Easter testimony and profession of faith service outdoors.
At the 6 pm service we will hear professions of faith and testimony from Meg and Jacob Voetberg, Marcellus Vanderkodde, and Janeil “Jay” Foy. Jay Foy, a breakdance performer and graffiti artist, is newer to the Christian faith and has been worshipping with COS for the last year. We look forward to hearing his testimony!