Religion Notes

Religion Notes

Thursday, April 13, 2006

Ox Hill Baptist Church will hold a Maundy Thursday service at 7:30 p.m. An Easter sunrise service will be at 7 a.m., followed by the regular 9:40 and 11 a.m. services. The church is at 4101 Elmwood St., Chantilly. For information, call 703-378-5555 or visit .

St. Anne's Episcopal Church will celebrate Maundy Thursday beginning at 6:30 p.m. with a potluck dinner, followed by 7:30 p.m. worship. Good Friday services will be at noon and 7:30 p.m.

A candlelight vigil will begin at 8 p.m. Saturday. Easter services are scheduled for 7:45, 9 and 11:15 a.m. The church is at 1700 Wainwright Dr., Reston. For information, call 703-437-6530.

Mount Olivet Baptist Church's Maundy Thursday worship service is at 7 p.m. A Good Friday service will be at 7 p.m. and an Easter sunrise service at 6 a.m. The church is at 6600 Old Centreville Rd., Centreville. For information, call 703-338-3762.

Groveton Baptist Church's choir will present a Tenebrae service, "The Shadow of the Cross," from 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. today. There will be activities during the service for children in sixth grade and younger. The church is at 6511 Richmond Hwy. (Route 1) in the Alexandria section. For information, call 703-768-9084.

St. Matthew's United Methodist Church of Annandale will hold a service of Holy Communion from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. today, a Good Friday service from 7 to 8 p.m. and Easter services at 6, 8, 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. The church will hold an Easter egg hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday.

At 8 a.m. April 22, the church will host a pink elephant sale. Items for sale will be accepted by the church beginning Monday. St. Matthew's is at 8617 Little River Tpk. For information, call 703-978-3597.

Christ the King Lutheran Church will hold a Maundy Thursday service at 7:30 p.m. and, on Good Friday, a 10 a.m. children's service and a 7:30 p.m. Tenebrae service. An Easter vigil will begin at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

The church will participate in the Great Falls Ecumenical Council's Easter sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. at Great Falls National Park and then will hold Easter services at 8:30 and 11 a.m. A pancake breakfast will be offered at 9:15 a.m. between services. The church is at 10550 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls. For information, call 703-759-6068.

Oakton United Methodist Church's Good Friday service will be from noon to 3 p.m. Easter services will be at 8:30 and 10:55 a.m. The church is at 2951 Chain Bridge Rd. For more information, call 703-938-1233 or visit .

St. John's Episcopal Church will conduct a Good Friday worship service of meditation and music from noon to 3 p.m. A second service is also scheduled at 7:30 p.m. The church is at 6715 Georgetown Pike, McLean. For information, call 703-356-4902 or visit .

Centerpointe Church will hold an Easter party at 10 a.m. Saturday. The event is scheduled to include egg hunts, food, games and pony rides. Easter services will be at 9 and 10:45 a.m. The church is at 4104 Legato Rd., Fairfax. For information, call 703-591-4284 or visit .

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