Sunday, March 3

 Transfiguration Sunday

 Altar Communion 

Focus Scriptures:  Psalm 99; Luke 9:28-36, 37, 43a

Children's Message:  Shine, Jesus, Shine!

Sermon:  Thin Places and Thick Heads


 Paula & Scott Errington

Liturgist:  Bob Helpler

Sunday School:  Paula E

Communion:  Chris B/Bruce F/Faith D

 Fundraising Committee meeting following worship   

Wednesday, March 6

 ECUC Ash Wednesday Service


St. Matthew's UCC

2350 Conestoga Road

Chester Springs, PA 19425


Pastor Susan will be preaching, helping to distribute communion, and imposing ashes.

A special feature of this year's service is that everyone will write a thought on paper as part of their Lenten preparation, and dissolve them in water.  Everyone who attends will receive a gift from Pastor Susan.  Carpooling is encouraged.  

Sunday, March 10

 First Sunday in Lent


Focus Scriptures:  Psalm 91:1-2, 9-16; Luke 4:1-13

Children's Message:  T – H – A - L

Sermon:  Tempting Times

 Ushers/Greeters/Offering:  Shirley & Bob Miller

Liturgist:  Chris Buck

Sunday School: Stacey D

 Consistory meeting following worship 

Sunday, March 17

 St. Patrick's Day

Focus Scriptures:  Psalm 27; Luke 13:31-35

Children's Message:  Saint Pat

Sermon:  Light and Salvation

 Ushers/Greeters/Offering: Tina & Chip Reppert

Liturgist:  Alicia Hill

Sunday School:  Melanie B

"Stews and Brews" party following worship 

Sunday, March 24

 Third Sunday in Lent

Focus Scriptures:  Psalm 63; Luke 13:1-9

Children's Message:  Seeds of Hope – OGHS

Sermon:  Thirsty Hungry Folk


 Cissy Roberts & Tim Rossiter

Liturgist:  Melanie Bowen

Sunday School:  Stacie O

Sunday, March 31

 Fourth Sunday in Lent


Focus Scriptures:  Psalm 32; Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32

Children's Message:  Neighbors

Sermon:  Prodigal People

 Ushers/Greeters/Offering:  Johnny & George

Liturgist:  Keith Patterson

Sunday School:  Alicia H