Mt. Hope Presbyterian Church in Strasburg will begin observing Lent during the 9 a.m. worship service Sunday. The morning message will be a sermon on the temptation of Jesus with a four-part series on Sabbath in the coming weeks.

At 10:15 a.m., the six-part Bible study “Illuminating Lent” by Donald K, McKim will start. Information:


Lenten services at Woodstock United Methodist Church will begin at noon Tuesday each week through April 16.

Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. A free-will offering will be accepted to benefit the Woodstock Ministerial Association in helping the needy. Information: 540-459-4144.


The Mt. View Parish will hold Lenten services at 7 p.m. each Wednesday through April 10 at Mt. Zion Lutheran Church in Woodstock.

The theme for the services will be “Love” led by the Rev. Anna Havron. A Lenten soup meal will be held at 6:16 p.m. prior to each service.


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