Taizé Service
This Thursday, join us for a 7 PM Taizé service, broadcast on our YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6CnwUBCYQr4QMIzDueSSAQ .
Our Music Ministry planned to bring us the "Colors of Grace" cantata. Since we can not enjoy in person, we share this link with you if you would like to hear it online.
Easter Sermon "It’s going to be ok"
Scripture John 20: 1-8
Join us at 9:30 AM this Sunday for our Easter broadcast on our YouTube channel.
Find recent services on our website under eWorship.
Flowering of the Cross
On Easter Sunday, all are invited to bring flowers and/or greenery from home for the flowering of the Cross. Come to the Sacred Garden anytime between 10 AM and 4 PM on Easter Sunday. After that, find the cross in front of Avondale on Park Road.
Easter Gifts
Our Easter Gifts will be shared this Sunday in the Worship Bulletin email and on our website. The Butterfly release has been postponed. We will keep you posted when that will be held.
In case you missed it last Sunday.....
  • Our Apr 5 service was also Children's Sunday. The worship broadcast featured a video of many Avondale kids talking about our ministries. You won't want to miss this! See it here.  
  • Mission Corner in the Worship bulletin email featured details for making face masks. See it here.
Avondale Adventures &
Youth Confirmation Class
Avondale Adventures had their last class last week. They had been meeting via Zoom with lessons sent out to the Adventure families.
Avondale's Confirmation Class continues and meets online via Zoom on Sundays at 4 PM. Youth Group meets online on Sundays evenings too.
Bible 101
Join in on Sundays at 10:30 AM
Zoom link to join: https://zoom.us/j/361205421
Women's Bible Study
Connect with others on Zoom at 8 PM on Thursdays.
"Need more calm in your life?" See
Resources for Avondalers
Thank you Avondalers
From the Newsletter for Avondalers

picture from social media mentioning Avondaler Chuck Hendrix sharing crosses. (Chuck's bday is April 15)
Avondale Directory password is 1944A.
ABC Ministry Continues 
The OST Program is still offering services onsite at Avondale, Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM. They will be closed for Good Friday. The staff are rotating days worked in order to provide services for the parents that are currently required to work as essential workers.
Picture is from January training
Faithful Friends
Our Faithful Friends list, which is now over 50 people, was recently reviewed and updated. Our ASAP members who have Faithful Friends continue to call and send notes to them. Our Circles and others are helping to ensure we connect with this group of our membership/friends that was born before 1940.
Picture is from a past ASAP visit.
Avondale Finance
  • Member contribution statements are going out this week. Watch your mail/email for your statement.
  • A reminder that there are options for fulfilling pledge commitments: mailing checks; via our website, and reoccurring/or one-time  bank draft.
  • Drafts can be setup or changed anytime. Contact Jacqueline if you'd like more information.
More from Avondale
  • Going to Avondale campus? Call or text Jessica at 704-488-5037 to let her know. Thank you!
  • Member Care: Are you in need or know someone in need? Please contact Rev. Jim at 910-691-4165.
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As a congregation, God calls us to: 
  • Create close relationships to support a dynamic faith
  • Not only serve our neighbors but know them personally
  • Prepare the hearts of children and families to abide in Christ
  • Reduce economic inequities by breaking down barriers to education
  • Develop and demonstrate a sustaining faith
Avondale Presbyterian Church 
2821 Park Road, Charlotte, NC 28209
Church Office: 704-333-6194
Children's Center: 704-377-6960