Holy Week & Easter

Yoga for Holy Week

Helene Russell will offer a Restorative/Yin Yoga practice during Holy Week, on Tuesday, April 7 at 6 p.m. This practice is designed to still the mind as we let the body release into the poses. We will hold the poses for a few minutes as gravity helps the body and spirit sink into stillness. Our…

Holy Week at Good Sam’s

Good Samaritan will be joining with our larger Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis to observe a virtual Holy Week at the IndyDio Virtual Abbey. Several congregations, including Good Sam’s, are “hosting” special services throughout the week. While this Holy Week will, for certain, be different from any that we’ve ever experienced, we invite you to lean…

A Meditation on Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday will look a lot different this year. The beginning of Holy Week starts off so beautifully, even in the school gymnasium where we rent space for our weekly worship. Our Good Sam’s Littles, Kids and Explorers all line up with palms, waving them just as triumphantly as the crowds did so long ago,…

Holy Week Worship Services

Celebrate Holy Week at Good Samaritan! Sunday, April 14: Palm Sunday, 10 a.m.: Good Samaritans will gather on the front lawn of Harris Academy (weather permitting) for a festive Palm Sunday procession at the beginning of worship, remembering Jesus’ triumphant arrival in Jerusalem in the week prior to his death. The liturgy includes a congregational…

Celebrate Easter!

We look forward to having you with us for festive celebration of the empty tomb the disciples find on Easter morning, April 1 at 10:00 a.m. at Harris Academy. We will gather for a festive procession (think parade) led by our youth and children, celebrate the Holy Baptism of Jason Addis, hear the joyful story…

Celebrate Holy Week at Good Sam’s

Journey from the Palms to the Cross to Easter morning this Holy Week with Good Samaritan! Sunday, March 25, 10 a.m.: Palm Sunday: Procession of the Palms (led by our children), Reading of the Passion Gospel (at Harris Academy) Thursday, March 29, 6:30 p.m.: Maundy Thursday: Bilingual Worship Service with our friends at St. John’s…

Holy Week & Easter Worship Schedule

We welcome you to spend Holy Week and Easter as we journey with Jesus in his last days into Jerusalem, onto the Cross at Calvary, and then to the dramatic empty tomb on Easter morning. Palm Sunday, April 9, 10:00 a.m.: Festive Palm Procession & Congregational Passion Reading. We will gather outside of Harris Academy at…