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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - April 13, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Churches Pian Easter Sunrise Services Six weeks of Lenten activities will culminate Sunday as churches throughout the world celebrate Easter, the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The following churches have planned special observances of the day: Valley View Baptist church will hold an Easter sunrise service at 6:30, sponsored by the Linn County Assn. of Evangelicals, a group of about 40 ministers in Linn county. Cedar Christian church will hold Easter services at 7:30 and 10:15 a.m. Youth Groups The youth groups of the Marion and First Christian churches will sponsor a sunrise Easter service at First Christian church at 6:30. The Covenant Players of California will present an Easter drama. The youth will lead the worship and serve breakfast following the service. Noelridge Park Christian church will hold a contemper a r y worship service, planned by the high school youth at 7:30 a.m. An allchurch breakfast will be held at 8:30 a.m. Grace Episcopal church activities will begin at 8 a rn. with low mass, followed by high mass at IO a.m. and evensong and benediction at 7 p.m. St. John's Episcopal church will hold Communion at 7:30 and 10:30 a.m. Sunrise Service Holy Redeemer Lutheran church will hold a sunrise Easter service at 7 led by young adults. There will be a Festive Easter worship service at 9:30 a m. Bethany Lutheran church will hold an Easter sunrise service at 6:30 followed by breakfast from 7:30 to 8:30. The second Easter service will be at 10:45 a.m. First Lutheran church will hold services at 6, 8:15 and ll a.m. An Easter fellowship breakfast will be held at 7 a.m. Good Shepherd Lutheran church will hold an Easter Matins service at 7:30 a.m. followed by breakfast at 8:15 a m. served by the church’s youth group. Easter Breakfast Wolffs To Speak missionaries, the Rev. and Mrs.! .1!lQ Fred J. Wolff, next week. St. Mark's Lutheran and First i the Wolffs at Casa Belen in Lutheran churches will host Peru. Wolffs are stationed in Peru, where he is the | director of Casa Belen chil-The Wolffs will be guests at drcn’s day care ccnter> Thc St. Mark's for a potluck dinner!center also offers medical and Friday at 6:30 p.m.    dental    services to the poor of Next Sunday Pastor Wolff will l*lc c‘ty* preach at both morning worship services at First Lutheran. During the services, Pam Haug, a member of First Lutheran, will be commissioned for work with Six doctors donate their center. and two dentists services to the Former Pastor To Preach at Church The Rev. Waldcmar Argovv,! John M. Hardy Resigns Post; Effective June Our Savior's Lutheran church will hold a sunrise service at 6:30, Easter breakfast at 7:30 and Festival service at IO a.m. St. Andrew Lutheran church will hold an Easter sunrise service at 7 with other services at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. St. Mark's Lutheran church will hold an Easter drama at 6:30 a.m. with breakfast at 7:15, worship service with procession of banners at 8:30 and Communion at IO a.m. Hillside Wesleyan church will hold an Easter sunrise service at 7:15 in the church yard with breakfast at 8 a.m. ley hall. Other services will be at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. Rush Procession Easter activities at St. George Orthodox church will begin Saturday at 10:30 p.m. with confession, ll p.m. with Rush procession with Divine Liturgy at midnight. Easter Sunday at 2 p.m. there will be a vesper service featuring the Gospels in many languages. A sunrise breakfast at 6:30 at Bever park will begin Easter 'activities at Central Park. Presbyterian church. Thc 8:45 and ll a.m. services will be held at the church. Christ Church United Presbyterian will hold an Easter sunrise service at 6:30 with breakfast to follow. First Presbyterian church will hold three Easter services, at 7, 9:15 and ll a rn. Gloria Patri Joint Service Eden United Church of Christ will hold a sunrise service at 7 with breakfast at 8 and an Easter observance at 3:15 p.m. Easter Drama Hope United Church of Christ plans a 6:15 sunrise service with breakfast at 7. First Baptist church, Sigourney, plans an Easter drama. Thc Three Faces of Easter, to be given at the church at 7 p.m. The youth of Cedar Hills Community Reformed church and St. Mark’s Methodist will sponsor an Easter sunrise service at 7 at Morgan Creek park. Easter service at the Church of the Foursquare Gospel will begin at 6 a.m. with a cantata by the youth department. A special healing service is planned for 7 p.m. George Carlson, will be presented Sunday at IO a.m. on KCRG-TV. The title of the sermon is “Have You Heard thc Good News?’’ Church Briefs The Rev. Allan Page, who specializes in work with the deaf, will sign the Easter mes sage. Missionaries To Speak The Wolffs Toledo, Ohio, will return to Cedar Rapids to preach an Easter Sunday sermon at ll a.m. from the pulpit he occupied at Peoples Unitarian church from 1944 to 1957. The Rev. John M. Hardy. Ptmnfoc    !ministcr of First Christian I CUpivO WM ll lull church since February, 1963, has submitted his resignation to j become an associate regional minister on the staff of thc (Christian church in Iowa, headquartered in Des Moines. His resignation is effective June 30. ......    , Pastor Hardy served as pres-, He will speak on Easter Mas-; jdcnt of the Council of Churches Ramon Booth. S S. 9:30. s terpiece .    in jggg ancj on rcgj0nal and 10:3o. Eve. 7:30. Wed. < :30. Dr. Argovv retired in January.nationai boards of his denomi- First - 2531 42nd st* NE-from his position as minister of nation; as chairman of the Re-1 Gary A Jenkin5- S.S. 9:45-tile First Unitarian church of gional Board of Iowa: chairman'Serv' 10:4tK Evc- “ Wed* 7‘ Toledo.    ()f tbe board 0f tbe Woodhaven    „ He was known in Toledo and r e a r n i n g Center, Columbia.!    '    "    . Cedar Rapids for his work in Mo.; the board of the National,    «    kTcS tho area of mental health. HC| Benevolent Assn.; and the gen- I *. in.!-CnF . _1C    '    J' was instrumental in the found- era| board and the adminstra-    _„}    V°^ ing of the Cedar Rapids Mental five committee of the Christian Kenwood Park United Methodist church plans an Easter sunrise service at 6:30. Worshipers at Salem United Methodist church’s Easter sunrise service at 6 will see and hear the Gloria Patri as presented by an interpretive group of junior high youth. Breakfast will follow the service. Trinity United Methodist church youth will conduct a sunrise service at 6:30 in Wes- Knox United Presbyterian, Calvin-Sinclair Presbyterian and Kenwood Park United Presbyterian church are planning an Easter sunrise service at 7 on the lawn outside the Chapel of Memories, Cedar Memorial. Following the service the youth of Knox will sponsor a fellowship breakfast from 7:30 to IO a.m. A breakfast at Kenwood Park will follow the sunrise service. Folk Musical The Twin Parish Luther League, St. Sebald Lutheran church. Strawberry Point, and St. Paul Lutheran church Volga, will present. “Tell It Like It Is”, a folk musical about God, Easter Sunday at 8 p.m. at the St. Sebald church. A program produced by First Lutheran church under the direction of the Rev. Thc Rev. and Mrs. Berge Najarian, missionaries to the Holy Land, will hold services Sunday at 8:45 and 10:45 a.m. at First Church of the Nazarenc. Pastor Najarian has served as district superintendent and district treasurer, preaching regularly at the Jerusalem Old City church and the International Nazarene center in Jerusalem. When he first went into the field he served as a teacher (at the Bible school in Beirut. ; Lebanon. * * * The Church of the Foursquare Gospel will hold a youth rally Friday at 7:30 p.m. with the Rev. B. L. Bowse speaking on “Christ Could Have Been a Hippie”. *    *    * There will be a woman's lectureship at the Central Church of Christ Saturday from 9:30 a m. to 2:15 p.m. Thc lectureship. held annually for the women of this area, will include three speakers, lunch and a question and answer session. *    *    * London Parris and the Apostles from Memphis. Tenn., will present a concert of Gospel music at the Alburnett high school    Friday    at    7:30    p.m.    Thc Evangelist    team    was    voted    thc most promising new group of 1972 by the Gospel Music Assn. * * * The Jeremiah People will appear in concert Sunday at i p.m. at the Toddville Free Methodist church. * *    * Revival services will be held at the MI. Zion Baptist church Monday through Friday featuring thc Rev. Eugene William of Waterloo. Teacher Workshops Set in Cedar Rapids A series of teacher training workshops for church school teachers in the Cedar Rapids area will be offered by the Grand View college department of continuing education April 16, 23 and 30. Thc workshops will meet from 7 to 9 p m. at First Lutheran church. Topics will focus on the practical aspects of teaching a church school: Lesson planning, goals and behavorial objectives, discipline and evaluation. More information about the workshops may be obtained from First Lutheran church or from Grand View college. Put your finger on what you need . . . read and use want ads regularly. Cedar Rapids Worship Services ASSEMBLY OF GOU Central — 3030 F ave. NW. Scrv. Health Assn. Sp ring Festival Set at Anamosa ANAMOSA — The First Bap- Church. As an associate regional min-; Calvary — (CBA) 1203 3rd ave. SW. Harry Egner. S.S. 9:30. Serv. 10:45. Eve. 7. Wed. 7. Edgewood — (BGC) E ave. 13rd ave. SE. Win. P. Leonard, Daniel J. Keppler, Richard J. Hess. Masses, Sat. 5:15 Sun. 6, 8, IO. noon, 5:15. St. Jude’s—150 Edgewood rd. j NW. John M. Gregory, Richard Ament, Laverne Schueller. Masses, Sat 5:30. Sun 7, 8:30, 10. 11:30. St. Ludmila’s—211 21st ave. SW. Robert W. Cizek, Paul C. McManus. Masses, Sat. 5:30; Sun. 6:30, 8, 9:30, ll, 12:15. St. Matthew’s—1st ave., 24tn NE. A. A. Sodawasser, Arthur Kleve. T. J. Histing. Masses, Sat. 5:30 p.m.; Sun. 6:30, 8, 9:30, 11, 12:15. St. Patrick's — 500 1st ave. and stewardship. ister.    his    primary    responsibility    and    Edgewood    rd.    KW.    James    NW.    Martin Laughlin Carl A. will be    in    the    areas    of    mission    Belander.    S.S.    9:45.    Serv.    ll.    Ries,    Maurice J. Lynch. Masses, Sat. 5:15 p.m.; Sun. 6:30, 8, 9:45, ll, 12:15. St. Pius X—Council st., Collins rd. NE. Bernard G. Collins, John    Friederick. Masses, Sat. :30    p.m.; Sun. 7, 9, 10:30, Five. 7. Wed. 7:30. First—(ABCj 1200 2nd ave. SF,. Dr. Wayne A. Shireman. S.S. 9:30. Scrv. 10:50. Eve. 6. Galilee—(GARB) 1947 Wash-ington ave. SE. Larry R. Engle. lnoon) 5 St. Henceslaus S.S. 9:30. Serv. 10:40. Eve. Immanuel — (S. B. C.) 1900 tist church of Anamosa will host!    Church    Elects an annual Spring Festival of Deacons, Deaconesses Faith Sunday through Wednes-; STANLEY — The Union day with services beginning at church has elected the following, F ave w s s ^ Serv jq.j.-7:30p.m.    (officers.    "The Modern Easter”. Dr. The featured speaker this Wayne Brownell and Keith Ralph Smith. Eve. 7:15. "Hope year will be Dr. Al Brodbent, J a m e s < three-year deacons: jls N°l Dead”. Dr. Smith. Wed. founder and main evangelist for Jerry Falck and Irwin Kie!, c V%|/‘Zion_(^Rrx o24 fith Prison Institutional Evangelism, two-year deacons; Mrs. George se. LeRoy White s s. 9:30 Dr. Brodbent will be leading a'Carter and Mrs. Norman Gun-jServ. ll. 3.30. Wed. 7:30, revival at the Iowa State Men’s nison. three-vear deaconesses; 1224 5th st. SE. Clarence F'rana. Masses, Sat. 7 p.m.; Sun. 6:30, 8:30, 10:30. New (BBF) Reformatory Thursday through Mrs. Robert Wharrow and Mrs.) Hulse jr SSS *30 Saturday.    Frank Duckett, two-year dea- 10.30. Eve. 7. Wed! 7. Testament Baptist— 749 Old Marion rd. NE Serv Also featured at the First conesses. Baptist festival will be several — singing groups: Sunday, The mmm Sing Outs; Monday, The Masters Quartet; Tuesday, Janet Wheeland and thc Melody Minors and Wednesday, the 2:20 Singers. BIBLES CHRISTIAN BOOKS MUSIC & RECORDS SUNDAY SCHOOL SUPPLIES at the New CEDAR BOOK STORE 3519 1st. Av*. SE Csdor Rapids 366-7189 HE IS RISEN! Worship the risen and living Lord with us. Easter Services: 7:30 and 10:15 AM Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (Wisconsin Synod) 2900 42nd St. YE. 3934736 CHRISTIAN Cedar — 526 3rd ave. SW. Neville G. Clayton. S S. 9. Serv. Feaster serv. 7:30. "Built in Destruction”. Serv. 10:15. "Forgive Them'.’” First—840 3rd ave. SE John M. Hardy. S.S. 9:30. Easter serv. 6:30 a m. Covenant Players. Serv. 10:40. "Paul: Crisis of thc New Life”. Noelridge — 727 Collins rd. loth ave. SE. Har- NE. Philip Ewoldsen. S.S. 10:45. ■>.9:30. Serv. ll Easter serv. 7:30 a.rn 9:30. "Message to Earth” cation — 1221 Censer Point rd. NE. Public talk. 1:30. "Our Responsibility To Reflect the Glory of God”. Watchtower. 10:30. I "In What Ways Can We Become Imitators of God?” McCloud Springs North Congregation — 1221 Center Poinf rd. NE. Public talk, 9:30. "Our j Responsibility To Reflect the Glory of God". Watchtower, 10:30. "In What Ways Can We Become Imitators of God?” Pioneer Avenue Congregation 3103 Pioneer ave. SE. 'Public talk, 9:30. Watchtower. 10:30. I, A TTF It HAY SAINTS Mormon —■4300 Trailridge rd. SE. Bishop Paul L. Garvin. Priesthood, 8:30. S.S. IO. Sacrament. 11:15. Wed. eve. 7:30. Reorganized —120 19th st. NE. ‘Elder James O. Loy. S.S. 9:30. I Serv. 10:30. LUTHERAN Bethany (Mo.)—2202 Forest 1 dr. SFL A. C. Hornbostel. S.S. 9:30. Feaster serv. 6:30 a.rn, Serv. 10:45. Concordia (Mo.)    4210    John son ave. NWL Paul A. Scheldt, S.S. 9:15. Serv. 8.    10:30. First — (LCA) lOOO 3rd ave SFL George W. Carlson, Alvon Nelson. SS. 9:25. Easter scrv 6 a.m. "Easter Is Now”. Scrv. 8:15, ll. "Hurray for the Good I Guys”. Gloria l>pi ALC) 153 Cherry Hill rd. NW. Charles G. (Schultz SS. 9:30. Serv. 8:30, 10:30. Communion, first Sun of month. Good Shepherd — (WF7LS) 2900 42nd st. NE. Gary Kirsch-I ke. S.S. 9. Communion and I serv.. 10:15. "Portraits of Christ: the Resurrection and (the Life”. Easter serv. 7:30 a.rn '"He Is Risen' He Is Risen In- eaSTFE vTKK'WBTPKTal 1 THE CHURCH OF THE FOURSQUARE GOSPEL 609 FIRST AVENUE SW CEDAR RAPIDS    * • Sunrise Service 6 00 AM Cantata HALLELUJAH! WHAT A" SAVIOR” presented by Department of Youth, Gaye Reitmater, Director Fellowship Breakfast at Bishops, following Sunrise Service1 • Sunday School 9 30 A M. We welcome you. "Brownie The Bear" will be there e The Hour of Morning Worship 10 45 AM Rev. Bt. Howse, Revivalist, speaker • Crusader Hour 6 OO P M Four Groups Meeting e Revival Hour 7 OO PM A great Healing Service, Special Prayer for the sick, the afflicted, ond the tormented Jesus Answers Prayer. • Revival Services Tuesday Friday 7.30 P M • Gigantic Youth Rally 7 30 P M Friday April 19th Truth Fpr the Youth —Youth For Th# Truth B L. Hows# speaker—Sermon Subjert, • CHRIST ( OUM) HAVE BEEN A HIPPIE"_. dec Hofv Redeemer—(LCA) 720 Edge vood rd. NW Cedric J Lofdaht. Sat. 5:30. Easter scrv. 7 a.m. Serv. 9:30. "Have You Heard thc Good News?" Hope -(I CA' 2736 Bowling st. SW. Michael A. Last Scrv. 8:30, IO. Our Savior's (ALC ; 3634 1st ave. NE. FL William Milker. Marvin L. Elmer. S.S. 9:15. Easier serv. 6:30 j rn. Scrv. IO. (Continued; Page 5, Col. l l Noelridge Park-(CBA) 1147 Clifton st. NE. S.S. 10:15. Serv. 9. Evc. 6:30. Wed. eve. 7:30. Redemption .Missionary Baptist — 1014 mon Webb. S Eve. 8. Tues. Twin Pines Baptist (NAB) 3300 42nd st. NFL Wcrne; Lemke SS. IO. Serv. ll. Eve. 7. Wed. 7:15. Talley View Baptist—(BGC) 5555 Mi. Vernon rd. SE. Carrol! Van Anda. S.S. 9:30. Easter serv. 6:30 a.m. Serv. 10:30. "The Glory of Fluster". Eve. 7. Wed. ( \ I HOLIC Al! Saints Dalevvood. 29th Iv Edmund J. Becker. James linger. Masses, Sat. 5 Serv, r> tv : S inim in. 6. 7:30 9, 10:30, noon, ■eulate < 'inception—859 EPISCOPAL Grace—525 A Ave NE. Paul Traeumer. .Masses, 8. IO. Children's chapel and S.S. IO. Eve. 7. St. John’s — 355 i5th st. SE. D. A. Loforski. (Communion 8.) SS., serv. 10:30. Choral Eu--h- cist, 10:30, first Sun. St. Michael’s - 220 40th st. NE. Thomas C. Ay cock, jr. Choral serv. and S.S. to. Eucharist, 8 a.m., 6 p.m. JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES Cedar Valley-South fongre- The Interdenominational Church An Inter-Faith Chapel 3rd St. & 5th Ave. S.W. Cedar Rapids, Iowa Rev. A.J. Stokes, minister Mike Hail, assistant minister Tim Phillips, assistant minister "We have youth plus 40 years of experience Sunday School 9:45 Worship 10:45 a.m. “Christ is Risen" Rally 'Round the Cross with The Old Time Gospel ‘ WHERE CHRIST IS EXALTED” and Salvation is made Plain. BIBLE * TRUTH "This the love ,,f (IlHi lh<tt v»c keep His lommaruJmcn I J, EASTER SUNRISE Service of Discovery 7:00 AM Odar Memorial Cemetery (Next to the Chapel) An Ecumenical Experience! Sponsored by ( alvin-SincIair, Muss, Kenwood Park & Knox Presbyterian Churches I he (ommunits in invited EASTER SUNDAY Three Services 8:06-9:30-11:00 am “HAPPY MORNING” sermon Dr. John P. Woods Music by the Chancel, Ambassador and Crusader Choirs Rev. John P. Woods. DD, Minister Mr. Ollie Skurdahl, D C E Mrs Robert D Brown. Organist Dr Allan D Kellar, Choir Director Mrs Allan D Kellar, Youth Choir Director WESTMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN ('HURTH Third Avenue at Bever & 14th St. S.E. FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH EASTER SPECIAL The Reverend George W. Carlson s Message: “Have You Heard the Good News?” With Pastor Allan C. Page Presenting the Message in Sign Language 10:00 AM SUNDAY TD Id MISSIONS CONFERENCE Wednesday, April I 7-Sunday, April 26 Pastor Don Martin    Harry    E.    Vickery Also Speaking-Don Cavin-Missionary to England SCHEDULE OF EVENTS WED., APR. 17................... ..... /pm THURS., APR 18......................... 7 pm FRI., APR. 19............................ 7 pm SAT., APR. 20................MEN    S    BREAKFAST 8 AM LADIES' LUNCHEON 12 Noon SUN, APR. 21........ SUN.    SCHOOL 945, WORSHIP 11 AM _EVENING    SERVICE 6:30 PM PUBLIC INVITED TO ATTEND GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH 440 South 15th Street, MARION 377-5032 OR 377-6466 HE ABUSE tv LIVES FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH 100(1 3KI) AVE. SE PASTORS G.W.CARLSON & A.NELSON WORSHIP Sunrise Service 6 AM Worship Services 8:15 & ll AM “HURRAY FOR THE GOOD GUYS!" Sunday Church School 9:25 AM Easter Breakfast 7:00 AM MEDIA 10:00 AM KCRG-TV 9 9:30 AM KLWW RADIO 1450 CELEBRATE LIFE ;

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