Holy Week 2017

HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE:  April 9-16, 2017  


Teachings from the Gospel of John


PALM SUNDAY, April 9, 2017

9:00 am Sunday School for Children, Youth and Adults

10:30 am Worship Service: The New and Final King

From:  John 12:12-19      Speaker:  Brother Vallerian Mganga Wisdom

Brother Vallerian Mganga Wisdom is the Founder and Director of Pastors Resource Training Center and is a graduate of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He has been a pastor in Kenya for nine years. Vallerian is married to Loise Mganga and God has blessed them with three children. They came to America in 2012 to further his studies so they can go back and train pastors and church leaders who have no theological education in East Africa.

Kingdom Kids ministry to children (nursery – grade 4) will be available.


TUESDAY, April 11, 2017

7:00 pm Ladies’ Tea:  The New Commandment

From:  John 13:31-35      Speaker:  Rebecca Brinton

Rebecca Brinton, with the faithful support of her husband Steve, is blessed to be the full-time homeschooling mom of five children ages 9 and under.  She is a Gordon College graduate, and completed an MA and MDiv at Biblical Theological Seminary in Pennsylvania.  With a background in Elementary Education as well as experience as an adjunct professor, she loves teaching at all levels, and has a special place in her heart for studying the Old Testament and Hebrew.


THURSDAY, April 13, 2017

7:00 pm Maundy Thursday Communion Service:  The New Spiritual Reality

From:  John 14: 15-30     Speaker: Pastor Rick McDonnell

Reverend Rick McDonnell is the Associate Pastor of West Church.  To learn more about Rick please read his bio on the Pastoral Staff page.  


FRIDAY, April 14, 2017

 6:30 am Morning Worship Service:  The New and Final Atonement

From:  Passage     Speaker:  Tim Roy

Tim Roy is a long-standing attendee of West Church, having grown up in the church.  Presently, Tim is finishing up his studies at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, set to complete his degree in May.  After graduation Tim hopes to serve the Lord in some form of pastoral ministry.

7:00 am Good Friday Breakfast


EASTER SUNDAY, April 16, 2017

 6:00 am Easter Sunrise Service: John 20:10-10 Led by Rock Solid Youth Group.

6:45 am Continental Breakfast

9:30 am Worship Service:  He Has Risen!

From:  John 20:1-10     Speaker:  Reverend Terry Shanahan

Reverend Terry Shanahan has served as the  Northeast Regional Minister for the Conservative Congregational Christian  Conference for the past  ten years.  In that capacity he serves the pastors and churches of the Conference in the New England states and a portion of New York State. Prior to that he pastored churches in New Hampshire. He and his wife, Karlotta, make their home in Rye, NH.

Kingdom Kids ministry to nursery aged children (ages 0-2) will be available during the service.