Friday, March 27, 2015
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Our Mission
The Sunrise Church of the Brethren acknowledges Christ as our living Lord and affirms the value of all persons as we worship together and use our various gifts to do God's work in the world.
Contact Information for Pastor
Pastor Richard Wehrle is here to assist our congregation with any needs. 
He can be reached by phone at 540-272-3489.  His email address is

Friendship House Meal
Sunrise will be providing the Friendship House meal at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church on Thursday, March 26.  A sign-up sheet is on the entryway table for meatloaf, scalloped potatoes, and to help serve the meal.  Food and servers should arrive at BSCC no later than 10:30 a.m. for the 11:00 meal. For additional information contact Cheryl Dean at 421-8447 or Missy Elliott at 383-6770.

Easter Basket Collection
The Outreach Team will be collecting items for Easter baskets for our homebound members through March 29.  Please check the list of suggested items that can be purchased for baskets.  It is on the back table in the sanctuary.  All donations may be left in the box on the back table in the sanctuary.

Easter Lilies
The Decorating Committee will be collecting money for Easter lilies on March 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th. The lilies can be purchased in "Memory of" or in "Honor of" someone(s) of your choice. Each lily will cost $ 8.00. (same as last year) The base will be wrapped in purple foil. You may take them home after our Easter Sunday service.

Holy Week Services-
Palm Sunday

Our children are invited to participate in the "Palm Procession" during our Palm Sunday service (March 29).  Special "Eco-Palms" will be distributed to our children about 20 minutes before the service (9:40 a.m.)  The children will walk down the aisle waving the branches, reminding us of when Christ made his final entry into Jerusalem.  Please contact Stephen if you have any questions.

Love Feast
Love Feast will be held on Maundy Thursday (April 2) at 7 p.m.  Communion will also be observed during this service.

Easter Sunday
Our Easter Sunday service will be held on April 5 at 10:00 a.m.  We hope you and your family will be with us.

Family Movie Night
Come and join us for our Family Movie Night on March 27 at 7:00 PM.  The movie will be Big Hero 6.

Ladies Night Out
Our next Ladies Night Out is Thursday, April 16 @ 6 pm at Wood Grill.  We will be back in the room with our own table, but may have to share the room with others.  We will have this on the first Thursday of the month in the future, so put it on your calendar.  Spread the word to those that may not have email and offer to bring someone that may not want to drive at night.

Children's Activities
Our Children's Church meets on the second Sunday of each month from September through May.  Following the children's story in the sanctuary, children from preK through fifth grade are invited to meet upstairs in the Sunday School room for Children's Church.  If you are willing to help with this great experience, contact Lauren Puffenbarger.

Harvest Table/My 2 Cents Worth
The Harvest Table is open for garden items or baked goods that will go towards the Global Food Crisis Fund.   My 2¢ Worth Jar sits on the table in the Entryway each Sunday for your donation to help alleviate hunger in Africa. 

Prayer Chain
Please submit Prayer Chain concerns to either Lura Ritchie or Cheryl Dean.

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1496 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
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Preaching Schedule
Come join us each Sunday
Worship Service: 10:00 am
Sunday School:
11:00 am

March 29
Palm Sunday
The Tragedy of His Victory
Luke 19:28-40

April 5
Easter Sunday
The Triumph of His Defeat
Matthew 28:1-10

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