Stations of the Cross

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Journey through the Stations of the Cross with an interactive outdoor and online experience, April 1 – April 3.

Use the video guide below to journey through ten stations of the cross, including opening communion. Each station includes Scripture, a moment of reflection, an activity beautiful music for some stations. At each station you will have an opportunity to reflect on Christ’s sacrifice and final hours. 

The video is approximately 30 minutes with an option to easily pause between stations.

Each station will feature tangible activities and corresponding Biblical readings and music.

Individuals, families and small groups are encouraged to participate in this experience together.

You’ll begin the Station of the Cross Experience at Entrance A (outside the Sanctuary)

Onsite Stations will be open:
7 am to 7 pm  | Thursday, April 
7 am to 7 pm  | Good Friday, April 2
7 am to noon  | Saturday, April 3

If you would like to participate from home, below is a list of items that will aid you in your experience. Our Stations of the Cross video will guide you through the process both in person and online. You can play and pause as you go along as needed. 

Supplies for home:

  • Communion Elements (Bread and Juice)
  • Hershey’s Kisses,
  • Stick, club or bat
  • Nails
  • Bowl of water
  • Marbles
  • Perfume
  • Piece of wood and Hammer
  • Nativity Set
  • Photo of Crucifix
  • Empty Cup
  • Packet of Seeds

Following the Stations of the Cross, we will celebrate on Easter Sunday with in person services at 9 and 11 am.
Learn more about Easter with Schweitzer.