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We're excited to announce that we will again be hosting the Easter Sunrise worship service at the Toledo Zoo Amphitheater. 

6:30am Easter Sunrise Worship Service:

Join Dr. Stephen Swisher at 6:30am at Toledo Zoo Amphitheatre for his sermon, entitled, "A Brighter Day" with scripture reference, Matthew 28:5-6. This service is free to attend and will feature the Academy Brass Quintet. After worship you can stick around and enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast. Please Note: Gates open at 6am with free parking on the Broadway side of the Zoo only (at Walbridge Park).

8:30, 9:45 & 11am Worship Services:

Dr. Stephen Swisher is preaching in our Sanctuary. 

  • Our 8:30 classic Easter worship service includes Holy Communion and traditional Easter music featuring the Academy Brass Quintet.
  • Our 9:45am classic Easter worship service include traditional Easter music featuring the Academy Brass Quintet.
  • Our 11am modern Easter worship service features our Praise Band and includes modern praise songs.
    We will also be welcoming our confirmands on Easter Sunday at the 11am service. Our newest members would love to have the full support of their new church family welcoming them to Epworth. This year's confirmation experience has included community service projects, rigorous course work over Methodist history and theology, overnight retreats, Christ-centered fellowship, and much more. Please be sure to give a warm welcome to the 2022 confirmands.

Easter Morning for Families

Easter is a time for families to be together at Epworth! Children are encouraged to worship with their families during all of our Easter morning worship services. There will even be a special Children’s message during our 9:45am and 11am worship services. Nursery childcare will be available for our 8:30, 9:45 & 11am services, please contact [email protected] with any childcare needs or questions.

Pictures with the Easter Bunny & Egg Scavenger Hunt

Plan to come a little early or stay after worship for fun family events including an Easter Egg scavenger hunt in the children’s wing and FREE pictures with the Easter Bunny in the Children’s Church throughout the morning. Questions? Contact our Director of Chidren and Family ministries, [email protected].


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