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HAPPY EASTER

Friday, April 05, 2019

I always see Easter as the most important Christian Festival in the church calendar.  The death and resurrection of Jesus is remembered at this time.  Our students enjoyed a fun day of Easter activities on Thursday 4 April culminating with a concert by Colin Buchanan.  Grace Church will be holding services over the Easter season and if you want to attend with your families, this is a particularly beautiful time of the year in churches.  On Palm Sunday, the week before Easter the church will honour the triumphant entry of Jesus into Jerusalem.  On Maundy Thursday and Good Friday, the sadness and solemness of Jesus’ death is evoked and then on Easter Sunday the excitement and joy of Jesus’ resurrection is celebrated.  An emotional few days for Christians borne out in churches throughout the world.  The Easter Services times are listed in our Ripples newsletter for your interest.  At this special time of year, I do wish your family a restful and reflective Easter holidays and I look forward to seeing all our families back in Term 2.  ...Read More