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Palm Sunday services planned

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Palms will be distributed for Palm Sunday, March 25, at Red Lion Zion UMC, 1155 Felton Road, Red Lion.

Palm Sunday marks the arrival of Jesus into Jerusalem. All are welcome at the 9 a.m. traditional service and 11:15 a.m. contemporary service. Palms will be available at both services. The church will host Spiritual Growth groups for children and adults at 10:15 a.m.

A potluck supper will begin at 5:30 p.m., and an evening praise service with singing and special music will begin at 6:30 p.m. The church will provide drinks, rolls and meatloaf for the potluck. Those who plan to attend are asked to bring a covered dish and RSVP at 717-244-2585 or

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Other area services include:

  • Locust Grove United Church of Christ, 1035 Locust Grove Road, York: Palm Sunday celebration during the 9:15 a.m. worship service on Sunday, March 25.
  • Mount Zion Lutheran Church, 2164 Mount Zion Road: Palm Sunday services with special music, 8 and 10:30 a.m. The church’s pastor, the Rev. Brian McClinton, who also is a classically trained vocalist, will perform a medley of songs that depict the themes of Holy Week. In addition, the Senior Choir, featuring soloist Beth Reinholt, a music major at Lebanon Valley College, will sing. Holy Communion will be offered at both services followed by distribution of palms.
  • Pleasureville United Methodist Church, 2606 N. Sherman St., Springettsbury Township: Palm Sunday will be celebrated with palms at the 9 and 11:11 a.m. services. Growth Groups will be held at 10 a.m.
  • St. John Lutheran Church, 2580 Mount Rose Ave.: Palm Sunday services at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Sunday, March 25, with communion at both services.
  • St. John (Sadler’s) Lutheran Church, 2619 Sadlers Church Road, Stewartstown: Palm/ Passion Service with Holy Communion at 9 a.m. For more information check or call the church office 717-993-3873.
  • Spry Church, 50 School St.: Palm Sunday observed at the traditional 9 a.m. service and the 9:45 and the 11 a.m. contemporary worship services. The Senior Choir will sing. and palms will be distributed. Call 717-741-1429 or email with concerns.