Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Worship with us Easter Sunday
April 21, 2019

6:00 a.m.
Sunrise Service

Scripture:
John 20:1-18

Sermon: Witnessing Resurrection
Mary Sellers Shaw

Hymns:
Christ is Risen! Shout Hosanna!
Jesus Christ is Risen Today

8:30 and 11:00 a.m.

Scripture:
Luke 24:1-12

Sermon: Looking in the Right Places
Chris Joiner

Hymns:
Jesus Christ is Risen Today
The Day of Resurrection!
Thine is the Glory

Anthems:
Alleluia! Christ is Risen
William Matthias
Come and gather on this night of love with our faith community to share in the love that Christ offers through worship, a simple meal, and table fellowship with communion. Sign up here . The price will be the same as WNL: Adults $5, Children $3, (3 years and under Free), Family $15.
Spirituality Center 2019
Spirituality Center includes:
14 Stations of the cross by
Mike Moyers
Walking a labyrinth
Multisensory prayer stations
Coffee and Conversation
Join in the parlor on Wednesday mornings 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for informal fellowship and a cup of coffee. Stay for Bible study at 10:30 a.m. or move on through your day. All are welcome.

Join the Primetimers
for Lunch
April 25

Join for a Primetimers Lunch Thursday, April 25 at Delta Bound, 5057 Main St, Spring Hill at 11:30 a.m.

Save the date for May 16 tour of the Governor's Mansion and May 23 lunch at Garcia’s Mexican Restaurant, 316 Williamson Sq., Franklin at 11:30 a.m.

Sign up on the Bulletin Board in Wilson Hall or email Jay and Kathy Strunk jaykat100@comcast.net  
Bring a dozen filled eggs for each child 10 and under.
The Easter Bunny will greet you with fun and games.
Gather in Wilson Hall at 11:00 a.m.  
Summer Camp
Have you registered your student for NaCoMe? Our church pays ½ of members early bird registration fee. Use the code: FRANK19. Go to nacome.org to register.

CONGREGATIONAL PLAY DAY AT NACOME
Mark your calendars for a fun day with your church family: May 4
Click here to register.
Join for the discussion of Hillary McBride’s authentic story of a new vision for womanhood. The group will discuss Mothers, Daughters, and Body Image: Learning to Love Ourselves as We Are on May 30 at 10 a.m. in the church parlor or at 7 p.m. at the home of Christi Granstaff. 
Historic Presbyterian to host
Presbyterian Women May 14
All the women of the church are invited to join for the PW Bible study at the Historic Presbyterian Church at 9:45 a.m. on May 14th. This will be the last of the 2018-19 study using God's Promise: I am With You. The group will reconvene in September on the Second Tuesday of each month.

For more information contact
Betty Willoughby at joewilloughby@att.net.
Want to Have Fun this Summer?
Vacation Bible School 2019
Monday through Thursday
June 17-20, 2019
9:00 a.m. to noon for ages 4 years (by 8/15/19) through rising 6th grade
Registration is NOW open, register your children AND sign up to volunteer
For more info email Jennifer Sower
vbs@fpcfranklin.org 
We have a fast and fun 4-day week planned for children AND volunteers this June 17-20. The registration is now open for children 4 years (by 8-15-19) through 6th grade and the volunteer registration is for 7th grade (yes, rising 7th in the fall of 2019) through all age adults. A nursery is offered for younger children of volunteers. WE NEED YOU! You will have fun and serve at the same time. Win-Win.
Need more information on Christian Education programs? Contact:
Kim Joiner, Director of Christian Education, kjoiner@fpcfranklin.org
Linzi Anderson, Director of Youth Ministries, landerson@fpcfranklin.org 
Let’s learn, grow and serve together.  
ENEWS Music/Worship
Upcoming Music/Arts and
Worship Opportunities
Children’s Choirs – Groups for Younger and Older
We are excited to bring you this new offering in the new year!

 + + Remaining Rehearsal Schedule + +
Wednesday (6:45–7:30 p.m.)
April 17, and May 1
( Please note: There will be no rehearsal on Wednesday, April 24 .)
+ + Worship Presentation + +
Sunday, MAY 5 at both 8:30/11:00 a.m. 
Good Friday Liturgy and
Service of Tenebrae
Good Friday Evening, April 19 – 7:30 p.m.

The Biblical narrative surrounds the seven last words of Christ from the cross. Following each reading from scripture, a commentary is read and in response to the gathering darkness,
a candle is extinguished. In addition to congregational song, musical “words”
accompany this years’ reading and are taken from
The Psalter—Psalms & Canticles for Singing
Franklin Community Coffee House
Coffee – Dessert-Music – Photography - Art
Wilson Hall - Friday Evening, May 10 – 7:30 p.m.

Join us for an evening of refreshment in May!
Wednesday
9:30 a.m. Coffee and Conversation
10:30 a.m. Bible Study
5:15 p.m. Carillon Handbell Choir Rehearsal
6:30 p.m. Chancel/Chapel Choir Rehearsal
Thursday
10:00 a.m. Women's Book Club for Lent
2:45 p.m. Coffee House for Youth
6:00 p.m. Maundy Thursday Meal and Worship
Friday
10:00 a.m. Sisters in Spirit
12:00 p.m. Office Closes
6:30 p.m. Chancel/Chapel Choir Rehearsal
7:30 p.m. Good Friday Service
Saturday
7:30 a.m. Men's Bible Study
10:30 a.m. Brass Rehearsal
11:00 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt
5:30 p.m. Chancel/Chapel Choir Rehearsal

Sunday
6:00 a.m. Easter Sunrise Service
6:30 a.m. Breakfast
7:30 a.m. Chancel/Chapel Choir Rehearsal
8:30 a.m. Worship Service
9:30 a.m. Common Grounds
9:45 a.m. Easter Sunday Multigenerational Sunday School
10:30 a.m. Chancel/Chapel Choir Rehearsal
10:30 a.m. Common Grounds
11:00 a.m. Worship Service
Monday
Office Closed
Tuesday
9:15 a.m. Preschool Moms' Bible Study
6:00 p.m. Mission Committee
Upcoming Events and Registrations

 


April 24 – Flapjack Giveback Dinner

April 25 - Primetimers Lunch at Delta Bound

April 25, UKirk Campus Ministry Dinner (At McCall’s house in Nashville)



May 5, Confirmation Sunday

May 16, Primetimers Outing to Governor's Mansion

May 23, Primetimers Lunch at Garcia's Mexican