Ash Wednesday Evening Services

February 13, 2013

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of a 40-day liturgical period of prayer and fasting and there are services to celebrate Ash Wednesday on and near PSR tonight.

New Spirit Community Church - 7:00 pm
Distribution of Ashes and Holy Communion and Meditation by Christine Haider-Winnett, PSR Intern. PSR Chapel, 1798 Scenic Ave., Berkley.

Epworth United Methodist Church - 7:00 pm
Ash Wednesday Observance: A traditional service of scripture readings, Taize chant, conferral of ashes, and silent meditation. 1953 Hopkins Street, Berkeley.

First Congregational Church of Berkeley - 7:30 pm
They will gather in Loper Chapel for stories, songs, prayers, candlelight, communion and the humble act of receiving ashes on foreheads. The labyrinth will also be available in the Small Assembly beginning at 6:30 pm. 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley.