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Holy Week and Easter at Govans Presbyterian Church 

Palm Sunday, March 25

9:00 AM  First Service-Poem Sunday
Everyone is invited to bring a poem to read during the service. Children and adults are encouraged to participate. We will begin the service by processing into the sanctuary singing and waving palms.

10:00 AM  Palm Sunday Potluck Brunch
Everyone is invited to bring a dish to share at this intergenerational church potluck. All are welcome even if you can't bring a dish.

10:45 AM Second Service-Special Choir Music
Join us for a special music presentation by our Sanctuary Choir. We will being this service by processing into the sanctuary singing and waving palms.

Maundy Thursday

7:00 PM  Service of Worship
Join us for a meditative Communion Service remember the last supper Jesus had with his disciples.

Good Friday

7:00 PM  Service of Worship
Six churches participating in this Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross Service. Govans will join together with the 5 churches who share our building. A combined choir will sing and each church will offer special music.

Easter Sunday

7:00 AM  Sunrise Service
Meet in the Fellowship Hall Gallery. Enter through the church office across the terrace from the sanctuary. After gathering we will move into the cemetery to sing, pray, celebrate the resurrection as the sun rises over the church.

9:00 AM  First Service
In both services, we will enjoy the Easter flowers, celebratory music and singing as we celebrate the Resurrection together.

9:45 AM  Easter Egg Hunt and Animals from Woodberry Crossing
Between the services we will have animals from Woodberry Crossing that can be held and petted. We will also have an Easter Egg Hunt on the front lawn for the children.

10:35 AM  Second Service (note that prelude starts at 10:35 am)
In both services, we will enjoy the Easter flowers, celebratory music and singing as we celebrate the Resurrection together.

More information:

About our worship services
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Adult Options
Soul Kitchen
Bookends Book Club
Yoga at Govans
Easter at Govans
Annual Church Picnic
Sunday School Registration and Open House
Blessing of the Backpacks
Blessing of the Animals
Neighborhood Food Drive
Alternative Giving Fair

Coronavirus Updates

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the church building is closed through August. We are having one worship service via tele/video conference each Sunday at 10:00 a.m.  throughout the summer.

See updates related to the coronavirus and for ways to help those in need during this time.

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Everyone is welcome here. And we mean everyone as in all colors, cultures, orientations, identities, abilities, levels of perfection, or lack thereof. And we mean welcome as in, please become a full, participating member of our community and share your gifts at any level of leadership. Everyone is welcome here. 

Worship with us Sunday morning, get involved in mission, or contribute in another way. Govans Presbyterian Church is a More Light Congregation, and believes all people are welcome at God’s table, as Christ teaches us. We provide an open and affirming worship experience for the LGBTQ community.

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9:00 a.m. - Family and Children Service
10:00 a.m. - Sunday School and Adult Education (AKA Options)
10:45 a.m. - Traditional Service

NOTE: Occasionally this schedule changes when we come together for a combined 10:00 a.m. worship service. Check the homepage for updates.

Pastor Tom Harris

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Govans Presbyterian Church
5828 York Road
Baltimore, MD 21212
Phone: (410) 435-9188
Fax: (410) 323-4409

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