Easter Sunday is quickly approaching us, arriving on April 16 this year. With its soon arrival, people throughout the High Country are trying to figure out how and where to spend their Easter Sunday mornings. If you’re still unsure about how you want to celebrate this holiday, below are a couple of Easter Sunday services that you are welcome to attend.
Harvest House Church – Harvest House Church will be having an East Seder Service on Sunday from 10:30 a.m. until 12 p.m. This church is located at 247 Boone Heights Dr. in Boone.
St. Elizabeth of the Hill Country Church – Instead of services being on Easter Sunday, St. Elizabeth of the Hill has its holiday services on Saturday, Apr. 15. The first service they offer is an RCIA Easter Vigil Retreat from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., followed by Easter Vigil Mass that night from 8:30 – 11:30 p.m. St. Elizabeth’s is located at 259 Pilgrim’s Way in Boone.
Laurel Springs Baptist Church – Laurel Springs Baptist Church is having Easter sunrise and breakfast on Sunday, Apr. 16, at 7 a.m., followed by an Easter service at 10:30 a.m. They are located at 7504 U.S. Highway 421 S. in Deep Gap .
St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church – St. Mary’s will be having services both on Saturday, Apr. 15, and Sunday, Apr. 16. On Saturday, there will be a Holy Saturday Service at 8:30 a.m. On Easter Sunday, there are a lot more events. There is an Easter Vigil at 6 a.m., followed by Easter Mass at 10:10 a.m. with a Eucharist at 8 a.m. and one at 10:10 a.m. St. Mary’s is located at 140 Chestnut Cir. in Blowing Rock.
First Presbyterian Church – First Presbyterian Church will be holding a special service to commemorate Easter Sunday, from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. They are located at 131 Big Valley St. in Boone.
Alliance Bible Fellowship – Alliance Bible Fellowship will have services on Easter Sunday at 8:15 a.m., 9:45 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. They are located at 1035 NC Highway 105 Bypass in Boone.
Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church – Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church will be providing two services on Easter Sunday, one at 8:30 a.m. and one at 11 a.m., that will be in English, and one service on Easter Sunday at 1 p.m. that will be in Spanish. They are located at 115 E. King St. in Boone.
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church – St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will be providing holy events on both Sat., Apr. 15, and Sun., Apr. 16 in celebration of Easter. On Saturday, at 10 a.m., there will be Holy Saturday Liturgy from Book of Common Prayer. Then, at 7:45 p.m. there will be Lighting of the New Fire and the Great Vigil of Easter with the First Easter Eucharist, followed by the Alleluia Party. Sunday follows with the Festive Holy Eucharist at 10:30 a.m. They are located at 170 Councill St. in Boone.
First Baptist Church of Boone – The First Baptist Church in Boone will be holding an Easter Sunday service at 11 a.m. on Easter Sunday morning. They are located at 375 W. King St. in Boone.
First Baptist Church of Blowing Rock – The First Baptist Church in Blowing Rock will be having an Easter Sunday service at 10 a.m. They are located at 350 Sunset Dr. in Blowing Rock.